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International Conference on Remanufacturing ICoR 2019

We are happy to confirm that the next International Conference on Remanufacturing, ICoR 2019, will take place on 23-25 June 2019, in Amsterdam. The conference will run in conjunction with the ReMaTec 2019 trade show, at the RAI conference site.

The abstract submission deadline is 31st January 2019, with other key dates and information available at the ICoR website.

Conference Scope
The conference seeks papers on remanufacturing, but will also accept papers in related areas such as:

  • Repair, reconditioning and recycling
  • Design for sustainability
  • Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)
  • Sustainable manufacturing
  • Material reclamation
  • Green supply chains
  • Sustainability in the built environment
  • Environmental legislation
  • Sustainability business models

Academic and research institutions, industry and persons concerned with the challenges and significance of remanufacturing such as, but not limited to, the following:

  • Engineers interested in remanufacturing strategy, technique, and technology
  • Researchers interested in the environmental dimensions or implications of remanufacturing
  • Management scholars interested in remanufacturing from the operations research (OR) perspective, e.g., modelling of reverse supply chains

Example areas of interest in Remanufacturing for the conference include:

Remanufacturing Strategy

  • Marketing and branding of end-of-Life products
  • New business models and new consumption modes
  • End of life strategy
  • General strategy and business development
  • End of life economics

Remanufacturing Operations

  • Product development and management
  • Production and operations management
  • Reverse logistic and closed-loop supply chain
  • Lean remanufacturing

Remanufacturing Engineering

  • Design and manufacture including customization
  • Disassembly including non-destructive disassembly mechanisms (e.g. active disassembly)
  • Tools and techniques
  • Inspection and testing
  • Cleaning processes and technology

Looking forward to seeing you in Amsterdam next year!