The 9th ETRIA World TRIZ Future Conference is organized in co-operation with the ‘Politehnica’ University of Timisoara and the University of Craiova, in Romania. The conference with the theme ‘Innovative product design’ will take place from November 4th - 6th, 2009 to Timisoara, in Romania.
Papers are invited from prospective authors from industry, universities and research institutes. Contributing papers can cover theoretical and experimental TRIZ research, educational aspects, tools and techniques, as well as case studies. Both technology and non-technology related papers are welcome. The conference plans academic sessions, practitioner sessions, poster presentations and presentation of TRIZ software tools.
Even the deadline for abstracts submission was extended to April 15th, 2009, it was decided that we receive the full papers (even there was no abstracts submission) submitted until June 1st, 2009.
The papers will be reviewed by the scientific committee. The accepted papers will be publishing in the Conference Proceedings with ISBN.
In order to give ample space to networking and discussion, it is planned to organize an extended poster session during the whole conference.
ETRIA - European TRIZ Association (http://etria.net/portal/)
Politehnica University of Timisoara (http://www.upt.ro)
University of Craiova (http://www.ucv.ro)
CIRP, the International Academy for Production Engineering (http://www.cirp.net/)
AUIF, the Academic Association of Manufacturing Engineering (http://www.eng.upt.ro/auif/index.html)
June 1st, 2009 Deadline full paper
July 15th, 2009 Comments by the reviewers
Sept 15th, 2009 Amended version of the full paper
E-mail : tfc2009 [at] eng.upt.ro
We are waiting to see you in Timisoara !
Local Organizing Committee
Prof. George Draghici