Welcome to the official site of the 5th CIRP Global Web Conference (CIRPe2016). CIRPe 2016, will be organised 4-6 October 2016 by the University of Patras, Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems and Automation.

The CIRP Global Web Conference – CIRPe is an initiative of the CIRP Research Affiliates and aims to involve scientists, researchers and engineers from all over the world to promote discussion on the latest achievements in Production Engineering.

The conference took place online, with presentations and interactive technical discussions broadcast across the Internet.

The proceedings of the conference are available through Procedia CIRP Volume 55 (2016).

The Conference will be focused on the following themes:

  • Advanced Manufacturing Technologies
  • Lifecycle Engineering and Assembly
  • Manufacturing Knowledge and Human Interaction
  • Manufacturing Systems and Models 
  • Resource, Energy and Time Efficiency

We look forward to welcoming you online for the CIRPe2016 5th CIRP Global Web Conference – Research and Innovation for Future Production!

The conference is free of charge! In order to have access to the web conference material (download papers, participate to discussions, watch the presentations etc) you simply need to Register or Login if you are already registered. Registration is free, simple and takes only a few seconds.