15-03-2021

Dear Colleagues, Industry 4.0 (I4.0) topics are directly related to the concept of "Smart Factory", outlining a new vision in which the traditional factory evolves into a fully automated, digitized, flexible and connected system capable of learning and adapting to new scenarios. The rapid developments of modern I4.0 technologies related both to information technology (IT) and operational...

25-02-2021

Dear Colleagues, Metal powder net-shape and near net-shape technologies are increasingly interesting, as they allow producing parts as close as possible to their final shape, eliminating or reducing secondary operations, and consequently reducing scrap, costs, time to market, and environmental impact. Among them, Press and Sinter, Metal Injection Moulding, and, recently, Metal Additive...

11-02-2021

Dear Colleague, We would like to inform you of the forthcoming ASME –IMECE 2021 to be held online 1-4 November, 2021.   We cordially invite you to submit a paper to the following Conference Track: Track 6: Design Systems and Complexity   This track aims at sharing knowledge, experience and up-to-date scientific information in the areas of design of complex system,...

01-02-2021

Dear Colleagues, The Issue aims to disseminate challenging research dealing with design methods, technologies, and systems for a collaborative factory enhanced by Industry 4.0 and Industry 5.0 principles. Interconnected technologies aiming to improve factory efficiency and productivity—supported by Industry 4.0 pillars—have to be enriched by a deeper system humanization and a renewed...

01-02-2021

IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality Bari, ItalyOctober 4 to 8, 2021 https://ismar21.org/   This year IEEE ISMAR, similar to IEEE VR, will have two separate Calls for Papers: 1. This first call is for submission to the TVCG journal paper track.   The accepted papers will be published in a special issue of IEEE Transactions on Visualization and...