International Advisory Committee Meeting
October 15th 2012, Stuttgart
The objectives and tasks of the International Advisory Committee in the organisation of the Manufuture 2013 conference were discussed.
Dr. Henrikas Mykolaitis (LINPRA, Lithuania) and Prof. Reijo Tuokko (Tampere University of Technology, Finland) presented the concept of the MANUFUTURE 2013 conference as well as related organizational and programming issues. The conference will be held on October 6-8, 2013 in Vilnius, Lithuania, with the motto “ManuFuture View on Horizon 2020”.
It was agreed that IAC will be providing an insight and guidance for the conference Organising Committee in terms of the scope and the focus of the programme, the structuring of the panels and finding and approaching individual high-level speakers.
The approval of the IAC members and election of the IAC Chairman were held. Dr. Massimo Mattucci (COMAU, Italy) was elected as the IAC Chairman.
The next IAC meeting is planned to be held in March 2013.
MANUFUTURE 2013 Conference Organising Committee