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International Manufacturing Forum Series
The IMFS is a virtual conference series , held on the first Thursday of each month of the year. The series will start in 2021. Each Virtual Conference will last one day and will be focused on a specific topic which is within the rather broad manufacturing umbrella. The Chair of the Series is Professor Geoffrey Mitchell, Vice-Director of CDRSP of the Polytechnic of Leiria.
Each Meeting will held via ZOOM. Each speaker will be invited for a trial session before the Meeting to ensure that it runs smoothly. Each speaker will be asked to provide a video if there are network problems which prevent the speaker from presenting their work. Access to the conference series will be available to registered participants, there is no conference fee.
All keynote speakers and selected participants will be asked to prepare a manuscript post meeting book or collated for one special issue.
|January||7th||Thurs||The Universal Printer||Nelson Ferreirra CDRSP and ESTG Polytechnic of Leiria|
|February||4th||Thurs||COVID 19 and Manufacturing||Artur Mateus CDRSP and ESTG Polytechnic of Leiria|
|March||4th||Thurs||Food and Digital Manufacturing||Maria Manuel Gil Mare;|
Geoffrey Mitchell CDRSP Polytechnic of Leiria
|April||1st||Thurs||Digital Design and Manufacturing||João dos Santos|
Nuno Alves CDRSP Polytechnic of Leiria
|June||2nd||Weds*||5G and Digital Manufacturing||Artur Mateus |
CDRSP and ESTG Polytechnic of Leiria
|July||1st||Thurs||Big Print||Artur Mateus|
CDRSP and ESTG Polytechnic of Leiria;
Olivier Larre ESTIA France
|August||5th||Thurs||Manufacturing with Natural Products||Fred Davis |
UK and Ecuador
|September||2nd||Thurs||Digital Twins||Paula Pascoal Faria CDRSP and ESTG Polytechnic of Leiria|
|October||7th||Thurs||Meta Materials||Geoffrey Mitchell Polytechnic of Leiria|
|November||4th||Thurs||Management of Digital Manufacturing||Ana Lisboa CDRSP and ESTG Polytechnic of Leiria|
|December||2nd||Thurs||Manufacturing insitu characterisation||Geoffrey Mitchell Polytechnic of Leiria|
*Thursday 3rd June 2021 is a national holiday in Portugal