ICPR - Americas 2020

December 2020

Bahía Blanca, Argentina

The International Conference of Production Research, ICPR - Americas 2020, aims at exchanging experiences and encouraging collaborative work among researchers and practitioners from the Americas and the Caribbean region. The conference also seeks to plan and organize the activities of the Americas Region of the International Foundation of Production Research (IFPR). The conference venue will be at Universidad Nacional del Sur at Bahía Blanca, Argentina.

Conference works:

The submissions may be extended abstracts (4 pages maximum, including references) or full-papers (15 pages maximum, including references).

Important dates:

Full paper and extended abstracts due: July 3rd, 2020
Acceptance notification: September 4th, 2020
Deadline for final papers: September 27th, 2020
Conference dates: 2nd, 3rd and 4th December 2020 (or 9th, 10th and 11th December 2020) (this will be definded later)

Topics of interest:

The topics of interest include, but not limited to:

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Healthcare Systems
  • Efficiency and Sustainability
  • Environmental and Social Issues
  • Resource Management
  • Management and Service Engineering
  • Green Manufacturing
  • Cleaner Production
  • Energy Management
  • Smart Cities
  • Logistics
  • Inventory Management
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Production Networks
  • Production Technology
  • Quality and Standards
  • Maintenance and Reliability
  • Innovation Clusters
  • Decision making process
  • Operations Research
  • International Production
  • Work Design and Ergonomics
  • Automation and Manufacturing
  • Advanced Manufacturing and Automation
  • Production and Manufacturing Processes
  • Assembly Line Technologies
  • Concurrent and Collaborative Engineering
  • Technology and Innovation Management
  • Virtual Engineering
  • Cyber-Physical Production Systems
  • Digital Twins
  • Industry 4.0
  • Smart Manufacturing


Dr. Daniel Rossit (General Conference Chair)
Dr. Fernando Tohmé (Scientific Chair)



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