5th to 8th of May 2020 at Kruger National Park Skukuza Rest Camp.
Important information on COVID-19
We have spent the past few weeks assessing the impact of COVID-19 on international travels and we appreciate your patience during this time. The South African Government recently enforced precautionary measures such as travel bans to high-risk areas and the restriction of face to face gatherings for at least the next three months.
Elsevier mandates presentation of research work for publication. The CIRP Design 2020 organizing team is reviewing the following alternatives to ensure publication in PROCEDIA CIRP:
- Conferencing as planned: Participants who can make it to the venue proceed but constrained participants arrange for online presentations.
- Video-conferencing: Remote conferencing or online presentations for all participants.
The global pandemic is currently unpredictable we will continue to monitor the situation and update all accordingly. Participants are encouraged to proceed with registrations, further developments will be communicated.
Prof. Khumbulani Mpofu,
The Scientific Technical Committee Design (STC Dn) of the International Academy for Production Engineering (CIRP) has been supporting contributions in the areas of design theories, methodologies, IT tools and their practical design applications over the past decades. The STC Dn conference provides a technical forum for researchers, industrial practitioners and policy makers to exchange ideas, share research findings and discuss future challenges in design for production engineering for preparedness for the fourth industrial revolution.
Wildlife Surveillance Competition
Students from various institutions across the globe are invited to the 2020 CIRP Design Conference, to showcase their innovative
technologies for alleviating wildlife poaching, prizes will be awarded.
Registration Deadline: 05 March 2020