Remote presentation and participation will be allowed due to COVID-19. The possibility of having a hybrid or completely virtual ICAPS'2021 is under investigation and the decision will be announced no later than March 15, 2021. The final conference format will apply to all tracks, workshops, tutorials, doctoral consortium and system demos.

ICAPS 2021, the 31st International Conference on Automated Planning and Scheduling, will take place in Guangzhou, at Sun Yat-Sen University in June 7-12 2021.

ICAPS 2021 is part of the ICAPS conference series, the premier forum for exchanging news and research results on theory and applications of intelligent and automated planning and scheduling technology. The ICAPS 2021 program committee invites paper submissions related to automated planning and scheduling. Relevant contributions include, but are not limited to:

  • Theoretical and empirical studies of planning and scheduling problems and algorithms;
  • Novel techniques and approaches that extend the scope and scale of problems that can be solved;
  • Analytic and implemented tools supporting automated planning and scheduling; and
  • Studies of applying automated planning and scheduling technologies to significant problems with deep technical insight.

Key Dates

Abstract SubmissionDecember 11, 2020 UTC-12
Paper SubmissionDecember 18, 2020 UTC-12
Author FeedbackJanuary 27-29, 2021
Notification DateFebruary 16, 2021
Main conferenceJune 7-12, 2021


Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China

Invited Talks (2021)