Program at a Glance

all in Taipei time

July 14-18 (Wed.-Sunday) 

Early Career Researchers and Doctoral Training Programme 

Chairman: Rob Dekkers 


Saturday, July 17, 2021 

7:00 PM

IFPR Executive Board (invitation only) 


Sunday, July 18, 2021   

7:00 PM

IFPR Board (invitation only) 


Monday, July 19, 2021 

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Opening Ceremony  

Keynote Speech 1: Shimon Y. Nof (Purdue University) 

Challenges and Contributions to Intelligent and Transformative Production Before, During, and Beyond Pandemic Times 

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Keynote Speech 2: Alexandre Dolgui, Ph.D. (IMT Atlantique) 

History and current state of the IJPR

9:30 PM - 10:30 PM 

Parallel Technical Sessions 

10:30 PM - 10:40 PM

Chat Time 

10:40PM - 11:40 PM

Parallel Technical Sessions 


Tuesday, July 20, 2021 

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Editorial Forum: Chair: Dr. Rob Dekkers  

8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Keynote Speech 3: Oliver Riedel, Ph.D. (Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO) 

Smart and resilient manufacturing as answer to pandemic effects on manufacturing economy

9:30 PM - 10:30 PM

IFPR Women in Production Research Forum 

9:30 PM - 10:30 PM

Parallel Technical Sessions

10:30 PM - 10:40 PM

Chat Time 

10:40 PM - 11:40 PM

Parallel Technical Sessions


Wednesday, July 21, 2021 

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Keynote Speech 4: Kenichi Funaki, Dr. Engineering (Hitachi Ltd.) 

How to create business in the age of Experience Economy – Let’s do research on Experience production! 

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Conference Closing Ceremony

Keynote Speech 5:Morris Fan, Ph.D (Taipei Tech.) 

Assisted Intelligence (AI) Applications in Taiwan

9:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Chat Time 

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Parallel Technical Sessions

Parallel Technical Sessions

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