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Name:5th CIRP conference on Industrial Product-Service Systems
Description:Product-Service Integration for Sustainable Solutions March 14th - 15th, 2013 Bochum, Germany http://www.ips2-2013.de info@ips2-2013.de Since 2009, the CIRP International Conference on Industrial Product-Service Systems (IPS²) has become one of the most famous international forums to exchange recent developments, research findings and visions in the field of product-service systems. In 2013, the 5th episode of this conference will be held at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany, back to back with the 23rd CIRP Design Conference (March 11th - 13th, 2013). CONFERENCE CHAIRMAN: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Horst Meier Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany IMPORTANT DATES: 2012 July 20th Abstract submission August 3rd Notification of abstract acceptance September 24th Full paper submission November 9th Notification of paper acceptance November 29th Camera-ready paper submission December 4th Registration deadline authors 2013 March 11th-13th 23th CIRP Design Conference 2013 March 14th-15th 5th CIRP Conference on Industrial Product-Service Systems TOPICS: ▪ Business models for PSS ▪ PSS in the B2B industry ▪ Economic aspects of PSS ▪ PSS in the B2C industry ▪ ICT for PSS ▪ PSS knowledge generation ▪ Industrial marketing for PSS ▪ PSS management ▪ Innovation for PSS ▪ PSS key performance indicators ▪ Legal aspects of PSS ▪ PSS cost management ▪ Lifecycle management for PSS ▪ PSS manufacturing ▪ Networking for PSS ▪ Quality management for PSS ▪ Organisational issues for PSS ▪ Strategy for PSS ▪ Risk management for PSS ▪ Sustainability through PSS ▪ PSS design ▪ Service engineering ▪ PSS education and training ▪ Service automation Conference language is english. All documents (abstracts, papers, forms, etc.) are to be written/filled in english.
PC Chairs:Organization Committee
Conference flow: Abstract Submission: July 20, 2012 23:59 CEST,
Paper Upload: September 24, 2012 23:59 CEST,
Bidding for Review: September 24, 2012 23:59 CEST,
Assignment of Reviewers: September 26, 2012 23:59 CEST,
Review: October 29, 2012 23:59 CET,
Decision: November 8, 2012 23:59 CET,
Final: November 29, 2012 23:59 CET

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