Conference vision

ICPR-AEM & QIEM 2018 is the traditional regional conference in the fields of production research, quality and innovation that facilitates the meeting of mature and recognized researchers with young and aspiring ones. In this context, the meeting will incorporate both presentations and round-tables with a broad scope in this area.

Proposing as vision:

Viable solutions for today’s industrial production integrating
a breakthrough vision for a digital sustainable future

Conference aim

Organized by the International Foundation for Production Research and the Technical University of Cluj-Napoca, Romania, the conference intends to take advantage of combining two scientific events coming from emergent and complementary domains, namely production, quality and innovation engineering and management, in creating an environment highly simulative for exchange of valuable opinions and contributions.

We encourage scientists and industry professionals to bring to light applicative and collaborative research that delivers solutions for the current needs of industrial products, processes and organizations, and we welcome scientific contributions that have the potential to become a part of the foundation for a sustainable production in the future.

Publishing opportunities

Papers will be peer-reviewed and the proceedings will be published in electronic format. The proceedings will be sent for indexing in Clarivate Analytics` CPCI. Selected papers (after review) will be published in renowned production research journals. In order for a paper to be published, one of the authors must be registered for presentation. One author can have a maximum of two papers included in the conference, as first author or co-author.

Important dates:

  • 16 April – Submission of abstracts
  • 30 April – Acceptance notification of abstracts
  • 4 June – Submission of full papers
  • 30 June – Acceptance notification of papers
  • 15 July – Submission of camera-ready version
  • 24-26 July – Doctoral Workshop
  • 25-26 July – Conference
  • 27 July – Social program

First call for papers can be downloaded from here.