ECEC'2012, European Concurrent Engineering Conf., April 18-20, 2012, Bucharest, Romania, Aim


The conference aim of the 19th annual European Concurrent Engineering Conference, ECEC'2012 is to provide European Researchers with a forum, where they can discuss the latest developments linked to concurrent engineering focused on European research projects. ECEC'2012 aims to identify the progress that has been made in Concurrent Engineering/Lean Manufacturing over the last year. A special focus of the ECEC'2012 will be the influence of Digital Direct Manufacturing, also known as additive manufacturing and the new directions in Lean Manufacturing.

Furthermore, ECEC'2012 will feature a special workshop on Factory Planning and Control for Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SME’s) organized by the Polytechnic Institute of Castelo Branco in Portugal.

The ECEC helps the dissemination of information and exploitation of results from the research and technical development and provides a forum for the exchange of experiences in developing and implementing CE based solutions across the wide spectrum of manufacturing and engineering industries. The conference is targeted at industrial enterprises, industrial associations, universities and research institutes.

Who should attend

The conference will be of direct benefit to process, production, design or development managers in manufacturing, strategic directors, quality managers and technical directors. The conference will also be of interest to industrial and academic researchers.

You can download the ECEC 2012 Call for Papers here in Text format and here in PDF format. Not yet linked.

If you are interested in the other ECEC conferences check out this page.