Call for papers

Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

  • Innovative technologies in manufacturing
  • Laser in production
  • Simulation of manufacturing processes
  • Intelligent manufacturing of smart & new products
  • Manufacturing processes for advanced materials
  • Micro and Nano manufacturing
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Advanced machine architectures and control technologies
  • Innovative metrology
  • Reverse Engineering


Lifecycle Engineering and Assembly

  • Life cycle design and manufacturing
  • Re-manufacturing and de-manufacturing of high added value products
  • Production System Retrofitting
  • Robots and Machine tools made from recycled parts
  • Clean products and technologies
  • Assembly technologies and systems


Manufacturing Systems and Models

  • Flexible and reconfigurable manufacturing systems
  • Agile manufacturing
  • Adaptive manufacturing Systems
  • Robotic cells
  • Digital Factory
  • Distributed Manufacturing
  • Cloud Manufacturing
  • Emergent Synthesis
  • Manufacturing systems modeling, simulation and optimization
  • Manufacturing systems planning, control and scheduling
  • Manufacturing networks
  • Concurrent Engineering
  • Virtual reality and manufacturing
  • Digital manufacturing


Manufacturing Knowledge and Human Interaction

  • ┬áHuman factors in manufacturing
  • Human machine interaction in manufacturing
  • Learning Factories
  • Logistics and Manufacturing data management
  • Methods & tools for Knowledge Management & skills adaptation
  • Manufacturing education and training
  • Lesson learned from the industrial world and future challenges


Resource, Energy and Time Efficiency

  • Towards zero wastes and scraps in manufacturing
  • Eco-efficiency in manufacturing
  • Green manufacturing
  • Resource efficiency
  • Energy consumption monitoring
  • Environmentally sustainable manufacturing
  • Intelligent Maintenance
  • Clean Manufacturing
  • Supply Chain and Global Production Management, E-Manufacturing
  • Lean production
  • Quality Engineering