General Chair

Yuri Borgianni, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano

Scientific Chair

Stelian Brad, Cluj IT Cluster, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania

International Advisory Committee

  • Denis Cavallucci, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Pavel Livotov, PPI, Offenburg University, Germany

Program Committee

  • Niccolò Becattini, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Tiziana Bertoncelli, ANSYS Germany GmbH
  • Lorenzo Maccioni, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • Federico Rotini, University of Florence, Italy
  • Davide Russo, University of Bergamo, Italy

Organizing Committee

  • Aurora Berni, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • Franco Concli, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • Renate Folie, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Event Office
  • Guido Orzes, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • Erwin Rauch, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano
  • Lorenzo Fiorineschi, University of Florence, Italy
  • Francesco Saverio Frillici, University of Florence, Italy
  • Christian Spreafico, University of Bergamo, Italy

Scientific Committee

Scientific Papers

  • Niccolò Becattini, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Iouri Belski, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Australia
  • Fatima Zahra Ben Moussa, Marrakech Prefecture, Morocco
  • Rachid Ben Moussa, Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakesh, Morocco
  • Yuri Borgianni, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy
  • Stelian Brad, Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Gaetano Cascini, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Denis Cavallucci, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Leonid Chechurin, LUT School of Engineering Science, Finland
  • Hicham Chibane, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Jerzy Chrząszcz, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland
  • Donald Coates, Kent State University, USA
  • Mikael Collan, Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
  • Amadou Coulibaly, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Marco A. De Carvalho, Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná , Brazil
  • Roland Deguio, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Sébastien Dubois, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Kalle Elfvengren, LUT School of Engineering Science, Finland
  • Lorenzo Fiorineschi, University of Florence, Italy
  • Francesco Saverio Frillici, University of Florence, Italy
  • Claude Gazo, Arts et Métiers, LCPI,  France
  • Hans-Gert Gräbe, University of Leipzig, Germany
  • Barbara Gronauer, StrategieInnovation, Germany
  • Claudia Hentschel, Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin, Germany
  • Kai Hiltmann, Coburg University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Germany
  • Remy Houssin, University of Strasbourg, France
  • Camille Jean, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers Paris, France
  • Karl Koltze, Krefeld University of Applied Sciences, Germany
  • Sebastian Koziolek, Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
  • Sungjoo Lee, Ajou University, Korea
  • Yann Leroy, CentraleSupélec, France
  • Pavel Livotov, PPI, Offenburg University, Germany
  • Lorenzo Maccioni, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy
  • Fabrice Mantelet, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers Paris, France
  • Nicolas Maranzana, Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers Paris, France
  • Barbara Motyl, University of Udine, Italy
  • Amir Nafi, École Nationale du Génie de l’Eau et de l’Environnement de Strasbourg, France
  • Toru Nakagawa, Osaka Gakuin University, Japan
  • Stephane Negny, Toulouse Graduate School of Chemical Materilas and Industrial Engineering, France
  • Jean Renaud, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France
  • Federico Rotini, University of Florence, Italy
  • Davide Russo, University of Bergamo, Italy
  • Ahmed Samet, INSA Strasbourg, France
  • Justus Schollmeyer, Leibniz Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, Germany
  • Yongwon Song, Korea Polytechnic University, Korea
  • Christian Spreafico, University of Bergamo, Italy
  • Christian M. Thurnes, Hochschule Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • Pei Zhang, INSA Graduate School of Science and Technology of Strasbourg, France

Practitioners’ papers

  • Oleg Y. Abramov, Algorithm Ltd., Russia
  • Giacomo Bersano, IKOS Consulting Group,  France
  • Tiziana Bertoncelli, ANSYS Germany, Germany
  • Christoph Dobrusskin, Philips, Netherlands
  • Pierre-Emmanuel Fayemi, IKOS Consulting Group,  France
  • Oleg Feygenson, International TRIZ Association, Korea
  • Thomas Fuhrmann, Schaeffler AG, Germany
  • Gerard Griffay, ArcelorMittal, France
  • Oliver Mayer, Bayern Innovativ GmbH, Germany
  • Bert Miecznik, Wittenstein AG, Germany
  • Horst Nähler, c4pi – Center for Product-Innovation, Germany
  • Alain Riwan, Centre d’intégration Nano-INNOV, France
  • Philip Samuel, Lean Methods Group, USA
  • Bruno Scherb, Technische Hochschule Nürnberg, Germany
  • Filippo Silipigni, Fondazione Politecnico di Milano, Center of Competence for Systematic Innovation, Italy
  • Vladimir Sizikov, SIEGENIA GROUP, Germany
  • Valeri Souchkov, ICG Training & Consulting, Netherlands
  • Viesturs Tamuzs, Altshuller Institute Worcester, USA
  • Joerg Vetter, Oerlikon Balzers Coating Germany GmbH, Germany