Plenary and Keynote Speakers


On the initiative of Professor Ueda, Kobe University, Japan, a Best Paper Award will be given.  This contest is open for authors who are 35 years of age or under.  When abstracts are sent in, the author should indicate whether or not he/she is interested in entering the contest.  

Keynote Papers

Day 1: Wednesday, 16 May, 2012 (10:00–10:30)
Manufacturing Skills and Competences for the Factories of the Future
D. Mourtzis, D. Mavrikios, N. Papakostas, G. Chryssolouris

Day 2: Thursday, 17 May, 2012 (08:30–09:00)
Method to Determine and Quantify Changes in Value Chains Caused by E-mobility
W. Sihn, D. Palm, H. Gommel, W. Tober, C. Bauer