THE 3RD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS PROCESSING AND MANUFACTURING (SMPM) 2023

SWAN LAKE HOTEL, HEIFEI CITY, CHINA

28 – 30 MARCH 2023

Main Conference Themes:

1 Environmental Policies, Standards and Education for Sustainable Engineering

Environmental management and ISO standards

Legislation, education and corporate-social factors

Awareness for sustainability in public and government

Role of academia in sustainable engineering and development

Engineering education for sustainable development

2 Life Cycle Engineering

Product life cycle and various life phases in sustainable product developments

Life cycle activities, life phases and life cycle decision making

Life cycle thinking and assessment

Life cycle assessment tools and techniques

Case studies in life cycle engineering

3 Sustainable Manufacturing Systems and Techniques

Sustainable production systems

Process automation for sustainable manufacturing

Advanced and hybrid manufacturing for sustainability

Additive manufacturing

Laser-assisted machining

Ultrasonic-assisted machining

Green Machining: sustainability in conventional and advanced machining

Environment-friendly lubricants and lubrication techniques

Minimum quantity lubrication (MQL)

Cryogenic cooling

Dry cutting

Low impact manufacturing

Energy and resource-efficient manufacturing

Role of digital and intelligent manufacturing in sustainability

Optimization strategies for sustainability

Sustainability in precision engineering and micro-machining

4 Sustainable Materials and Processing

Sustainability in material deposition and processing

Green material processing technologies

Sustainable use of materials

Sustainable polymer recycling and processing

Recycling of critical metals

Bioplastics

Powder metallurgy

Materials testing

Wear and corrosion of materials

Sustainable coatings

Identification and replacement for critical materials

5 Sustainable Product Design and Development

Sustainable design, innovation and services

Sustainable product design services

Design for the environment

Zero- and near-zero landfill designs for manufacture

Design for disassembly/re-use/re-manufacturing/recycling and serviceability

6 Sustainable Supply Chain and Business Models

Green supply chain and logistics

Sustainable supply chain management

Sustainable materials management

Maintenance strategies for sustainable manufacturing

Strategies and business models for sustainable development

Business strategy and climate change

Investment options in sustainable manufacturing

7 Renewable Energy and Sustainability

Bio gas production and processing

Solar energy

Wind energy

Fuel cell technology

Hydrogen generation and storage

Energy storage technology

Sustainable materials management

8 Industry 4.0 and Internet of things

Sustainability of current trends in automation

Data mining in manufacturing technologies

Sustainability of cyber-physical systems

Sustainability of cloud and cognitive computing and manufacturing systems

Sustainability of futuristic and advanced technologies

9 Modelling and Simulation for Sustainable Manufacturing

Modelling and Simulation in Advanced Manufacturing

Modelling and Simulation for Sustainable Development

Sustainable Lean Manufacturing modelling

Simulation Modelling for Sustainability

Modelling manufacturing systems

Optimizing Sustainable Manufacturing

10 Intelligent Agricultural Equipment

Intelligent Agricultural Equipment

Test

Control

11Other Important aspects

Eco tribology

Ecological engineering

Technology and de-growth

Waste treatment and management

Lean manufacturing

Recycling and reuse

Disassembly and remanufacturing

Cleaner production

Industrial case studies

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION FEES:

IMPORTANT DEADLINE

PARTICIPANT

TYPE

OPENING

DATE

CLOSING

DATE

COST
Participant

(Early bird)

10 Jun 20239 Nov 2023USD $450
Participant10 Nov 202310 Mar 2023USD $500
On-Site15 Mar 2023N/AUSD $550
Student

(with paper)

10 Jun 2023N/AUSD $400
Student

(without Paper)

10 Jun 2023N/AUSD $350

Note: Registration fees for one or two manuscripts are $500 or $800, respectively, for each participant, and more than two manuscripts are not allowed in our conference.

Date: 28 – 30 March 2023

Address: Swan Lake Hotel, Hefei city, Anhui Province, P.R. China

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