Welcome Message |  General Chair

  • On behalf of The 8th International Conference on Positioning Technology (ICPT 2018) Organizing Committee, I would like to welcome you for ICPT 2018, which will be held at The Ambassador Hotel, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, on November 27-30, 2018.
  • ICPT is mainly focused on the area of Positioning components/Systems, Position control, Mechatronics, Metrology, Modeling, and Simulation. It aims to bring together people to discuss, exchange and expose ideas, methods and results in conventional, contemporary and future topics of positioning and ultraprecision positioning technologies. This conference leads the future trend of positioning technology by providing a platform for gathering recent achievements of theoretical development and applications of various positioning technologies to either academic researches or industrial environments.
  • ICPT is now a regular biennial event mainly organized in the cities of Japan, Korea, and Taiwan. Recent editions have been held in Jeju, Korea (2006), Hamamatsu, Japan (2008), Busan, Korea (2010), Kaohsiung, Taiwan (2012), Fukuoka, Japan (2014) and Seoul, Korea (2016).
  • National Sun Yat-sen University is very honored and grateful to have such an opportunity to host the 8th International Conference on Positioning Technology. Special thanks should go to the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST), Ministry of Education (MOE), Bureau of Foreign Trade, and a number of industrial companies for their kindly financial support.
  • Finally, I would like to express my sincere gratitude to all authors for their contributions and all committee members for their efforts. The ICPT 2018 Organizing Committee wishes you have a very successful and fruitful conference. We hope you join us and have a meaningful time with all experts. We are all looking forward to seeing you in Kaohsiung this November. Let’s make this conference an enjoyable and rewarding event.
  • Peter CT. Pan
  • General Chair
  • ICPT2018