15th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing held in Haifa, Israel on 25th – 27th September, 2017

Technische Universität Berlin and Technion Haifa has jointly organize the 15th GCSM in Haifa, Israel. This conference is sponsored by the International Academy for Production Engineering (CIRP, www.cirp.net). GCSM serves as a forum for academics, researchers, and practitioners from international universities, research institutes and industrial companies working on topics related to sustainable manufacturing. It offers keynote speeches, panel discussions and parallel session presentations.

In Cooperation
with

Topics

  • Adequate environment for entrepreneurial initiative
  • Awareness for sustainability
  • Education, learning and qualification for sustainable engineering
  • Global and regional product development
  • Product design for resource efficiency and effectiveness
  • Design for manufacturing respecting human factors and environmental aspects
  • Innovative Design, product engineering and new materials
  • Manufacturing processes, tools and equipment
  • Energy and Resource Efficiency
  • Resource utilization and waste reduction
  • Maintenance, service, repair and overhaul
  • Remanufacturing, reuse and recycling
  • Water resource management
  • Information and communication technologies for sustainability
  • Product lifecycle, information and knowledge management
  • Green supply chain and transportation
  • Automotive Industry; manufacturing, usage and environment
  • Additive manufacturing
  • Strategies and business models for sustainable development
  • Value creation by sustainable manufacturing
  • Adequate environments for entrepreneurial initiatives
  • Nano technologies and sustainability assessment

Submit Abstract –
Paper

All the accepted papers will be published by Elsevier in the electronic journal Procedia Manufacturing accessible via ScienceDirect. Procedia Manufacturing is an open access journal publishing high quality conference proceedings in the field of manufacturing engineering, including but not limited to manufacturing processes, systems and emerging topics in the broad field of manufacturing.

To submit your abstract/paper, please go to the submission website by clicking here. Please use the template guidelines to prepare your full paper by clicking here (MS Word) or here (LaTeX). The abstract should be approximately 1,000 characters with spaces. Each paper should consist of a minimum of 3 pages and a maximum of 8 pages.

Papers submitted to CIRP sponsored conferences shall all follow the general guidelines outlined in the Guide for authors here. Please follow the instructions carefully. Papers not written according to instructions will be rejected.

The submitted papers will be evaluated by the conference scientific committee according to the CIRP evaluation criteria.

Extended version of selected papers can be recommended for publication in related journals.

Contact
Us

Mustafa Severengiz, M. Sc.
(Conference Organization)

Technische Universität Berlin
Assembly Technology and Factory Management
Pascalstr. 8-9
10587 Berlin – Germany
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 314-25549
Fax: +49 (0)30 / 314-22759
Office PTZ 333
E-Mail: gcsm@mf.tu-berlin.de

Sponsored
By

International Program
Committee

Name University Country
Prof. I.S. Jawahir University of Kentucky USA
Prof. Reuven Katz Technion Israel
Prof. Yoram Koren University of Michigan USA
Prof. Gideon Levy Institute for Rapid Product Development Switzerland
Prof. Isam Sabbah ORT Braude Academic College of Engineering Israel

International Scientific
Committee

Name University Country
Dr. Samy Abu Salih Braude Israel
Prof. Samir Afifi Islamic University of Gaza Palestine Authority
Prof. Sung-Hoon Ahn School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Korea
Prof. Tülin Aktin Istanbul Kültür Üniversitesi Turkey
Prof. Basel Alsayyed United Arab Emirates University United Arab Emirates
Prof. Yusuf Altinas University of British Columbia Canada
Prof. Jan Christian Aurich Technische Universität Kaiserslautern Germany
Dr. Karim Azharul Queensland University of Technology Australia
Prof. Dirk Bähre Universität des Saarlandes Germany
Prof. Marek Balazinski Ecole Polytechnique Montreal Canada
Prof. Paulo Jorge da Silva Bártolo University of Manchester UK
Prof. Alain Bernard Ecole Centrale de Nantes France
Prof. Wahidul Biswas Curtin University Australia
Prof. Friedrich Bleicher Technische Universität Wien Austria
Prof. Milton Borsato Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná Brazil
Prof. Konstantinos-D. Bouzakis Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Greece
Prof. Ekkard Brinksmeier Universität Bremen Germany
Prof. Erhan Budak Sabanci University Turkey
Prof. Peter Butala Univerza v Ljubljani Slovenia
Prof. Giampaolo Campana Università di Bologna Italy
Prof. George Chryssolouris University of Patras Greece
Prof. Jung-Hoon Chun Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA
Dr. Barbara Cimatti Università di Bologna Italy
Prof. Laszlo Cser Corvinus University of Budapest Hungary
Prof. Pedro Filipe Cunha Escola Superior de Tecnologia de Sebutal Portugal
Prof. Oliver Damm Stellenbosch University South Africa
Prof. Dimitri Dimitrov Stellenbosch University South Africa
Dr. Matthew Doolan Australian National University Australia
Prof. Welf-Guntram Drossel Fraunhofer IWU Germany
Prof. Hoda Elmaraghy University of Windsor Canada
Prof. Waguih Elmaraghy University of Windsor Canada
Prof. Steve Evans University of Cambridge UK
Prof. Fengzhou Fang Tianjin University China
Prof. Matthias Finkbeiner Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Anath Fischer Technion Israel
Prof. C. J. Neels Fourie Stellenbosch University South Africa
Prof. Thomas Gries RWTH Aachen Germany
Prof. Wit Grzesik Technical University of Opole Poland
Prof. Peihua Gu University of Calgary Canada
Aşkıner Güngör Pamukkale Üniversitesi Germany
Prof. Yuebin Guo University of Alabama USA
Prof. Yoram Halevi Technion Israel
Prof. Christoph Herrmann Technische Universität Braunschweig Germany
Prof. I. S. Jawahir University of Kentucky USA
Prof. Krzysztof Jemielniak Warsaw University of Technology Poland
Prof. Jacob Jeswiet Queen’s University Canda
Prof. Roland Jochem Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Leo Joskowicz The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel
Prof. Francesco Jovane Politecnico di Milano Italy
Prof. Sami Kara The University of New South Wales Australia
Prof. Yigit Karpat Bilkent University Turkey
Prof. Reuven Katz Technion Israel
Prof. Engin Kılıç Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi Turkey
Prof. Fritz Klocke RWTH Aachen Germany
Prof. Holger Kohl Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Yoram Koren University of Michigan USA
Dr. Philip Koshy McMaster University Canada
Prof. Peter Krajnik Univerza v Ljubljani Slovenia
Prof. Jörg Krüger Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Dirk Landgrebe Fraunhofer IWU Germany
Prof. Gisela Lanza Karlsruher Institut für Technologie Germany
Prof. Bert Lauwers Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
Prof. Ehud Lenz Technion Israel
Prof. Gideon N. Levy Institute for Rapid Product Development Switzerland
Prof. Barbara Linke University of California, Davis USA
Prof. Don A. Lucca Oklahoma State University USA
Prof. Jürgen Mallon Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften Kiel Germany
Prof. Shreyes Melkote George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering USA
Prof. Lazlo Monostori Hungarian Academy of Sciences Hungary
Dr. Khumbulani Mpofu Tswane University of Technology South Africa
Dr. Rachid M’Saoubi The University of Nottingham UK
Dr. Nabil Nasr Rochester Institute of Technology USA
Prof. Andrew Nee Yeh Ching National University of Singapore Singapore
Prof. Reimund Neugebauer Technischen Universität Chemnitz Germany
Prof. Stephen Thomas Newman University of Bath UK
Prof. João Fernando G. de Oliveira Universidade de São Paulo Brazil
Prof. Aldo Roberto Ometto Universidade de São Paulo Brazil
Dr. Tiaan Oosthuizen Stellenbosch University South Africa
Prof. Vladimir Portman Ben Gurion University of the Negev Israel
Prof. Matthias Putz Technische Universität Chemnitz Germany
Prof. Shahin Rahimifard Loughborough University UK
Prof. Mustafizur Rahman Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD) Singapore
Prof. Henrique Rozenfeld Universidade de São Paulo Brazil
Prof. Marco Santochi Università di Pisa Italy
Prof. Robert Schmitt RWTH Aachen Germany
Prof. Günther Schuh RWTH Aachen Germany
Prof. Günther Seliger Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Luca Settineri Politecnico Di Torino Italy
Prof. Moshe Shpitalni Technion Israel
Prof. Wilfried Sihn Technische Universität Wien Austria
Prof. Rikard Söderberg Chalmers University of Technology Sweden
Prof. Rainer Stark Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Rolf Steinhilper Universität Bayreuth Germany
Prof. Frank Straube Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. John W. Sutherland Purdue University USA
Prof. Shozo Takata Waseda University Japan
Prof. Erman Tekkaya Technische Universität Dortmund Germany
Prof. Roberto Teti Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II Italy
Prof. Tullio Antonio Maria Tolio Politecnico di Milano Italy
Prof. Tetsuo Tomiyama Cranfield University UK
Prof. Mitchell M. Tseng Feng Chia University Taiwan
Prof. Eckart Uhlmann Technische Universität Berlin Germany
Prof. Hendrik van Brussel Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
Prof. Fred J.A.M. van Houten Universiteit Twente Netherlands
Prof. Konrad Wegener ETH Zürich Switzerland
Prof. Rafi Wertheim Technische Univerität Chemnitz Germany
Prof. Alon Wolf Technion Israel
Prof. Tetsuo Yamada University of Electro-Communications Japan
Dr. Hitomi Yamaguchi University of Florida USA