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2017 ISPE International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering
November 1st, 2016
Singapore, July 10-13, 2017 (TE2017)
It is a pleasure to invite you to the 2017 ISPE International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering (TE2017). The conference is organized by ISPE and the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. It will take place in Singapore from July 10 to 13, 2017.
The International Society for Productivity Enhancement (ISPE) was founded in 1984 in the USA with the goal to support and improve the international exchange of ideas and scientific knowledge in the field of technological development and application. ISPE Inc. was registered as a non-profit organization in New York in 2004. It is officially called ISPE Inc. since then.
The main objective of ISPE, Inc. is to transfer and integrate new knowledge with relevant existing or new technology and improve strategies and resources to enhance productivity and competitiveness of current product and service producers and thereby improve the quality of the life.
ISPE Inc. has successfully organized 23 international conferences, focusing on the research and industrial application aspects of Concurrent Engineering. From 2016 onwards, the series take the name of “ISPE International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering”, to reflect recent achievements and inspiring practices that cross the boundaries of tradicional engineering, in close alignment with the Concurrent Engineering paradigm.
ISPE Inc. conference proceedings are currently published in the form of an open access book under the Creative Commons license. The 2015 conference proceedings (Transdisciplinary Lifecycle Analysis of Systems, vol. 2) has been downloaded over 2,000 times in just a few weeks, which demonstrates not only high quality of the papers, but also global interest in the covered topics.
Full papers are peer reviewed and the proceedings is fully indexed by Thomson Reuters/SCI, Scopus, Compendex/Ei and others.
Authors of distinguished papers will be invited for submitting extended versions of their work to one of the following journals:
• Advanced Engineering Informatics
• International Journal of Agile Systems and Management
• Frontiers in Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
• Journal of Aerospace Operations
• Product: Management & Development
December 31, 2016 Abstract and workshop proposals submission deadline
January 21, 2017 Notification of abstract and workshop acceptance
February 28, 2017 Full paper submission deadline
April 20, 2017 Notification of paper acceptance
May 15, 2017 Final paper submission deadline
May 31, 2017 Author registration deadline
Guide for authors
The deadline to submit abstracts is December 31, 2016.
To submit your abstract, please click here or visit http://te2017.com
Topics of interests
The theme of the 2017 ISPE International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering is “Transdisciplinary Engineering Methods for Advanced Design and Manufacturing”.
• Additive Manufacturing
• Industrial/ Product Design
Chun-Hsien Chen: General Chair, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Amy Trappey: General Co-Chair, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Margherita Peruzzini: Program Chair, University of Modena and e Reggio Emilia, Italy
Seung Ki Moon: Program Co-Chair, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Songlin Chen: Program Co-Chair, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Nel Wognum: Program Co-Chair, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Josip Stjepandic: Program Co-Chair, PROSTEP AG, Germany
We look forward to seeing you at the ISPE International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering, 2017!
TE2016: The 23rd ISPE International Conference on Transdisciplinary Engineering
March 1st, 2016
TE2015, Curitiba (Brazil)
The 23rd ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering carried the theme "Transdiscplinary Engineering: Crossing Boundaries" was held successfully in October 4-6, 2016.
The conference proceedings are available from here.
For more information, please visit http://www.tidep.ct.utfpr.edu.br/te2016/.
CE2015: The 22nd ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering
July 31st, 2015
CE2015, Delft (The Netherlands)
Concurrent Engineering in the 21st Century-Foundations, Developments and Challenges
February 9th, 2015
Editors: Josip Stjepandić, Nel Wognum, Wim J.C. Verhagen
ISBN: 978-3-319-13775-9 (Print) 978-3-319-13776-6 (Online)
This newly published book serves as a summary of the achievements and the current challenges of Concurrent Engineering. It presents the gradual evolution of the concept of CE and the many technical and social methods and tools that have been developed, including the many theoretical and practical challenges that still exist. Readers are expected to gain a comprehensive picture of the “common sense” of CE as researched and practiced in different world regions and application fields.
CE2014: The 21st ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering
September 8th, 2014
CE2014, Beijing (China)
The 21st ISPE International Conference on Concurrent Engineering carried the theme Moving Integrated Product Development to Service Clouds in Global Economy was held successfully in September 8-10, 2014.
For more information, please visit http://ce2014.bjtu.edu.cn/.