International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

The International Conference on Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping (VRAP 2013), organised every two years since 2003, is recognized as one of the most important world events in virtual and physical prototyping. VRAP 2013 is designed to be a major forum for the scientific exchange of multi-disciplinary and inter-organisational aspects of virtual and rapid prototyping and related areas. In 2013, we are expecting to gather participants from [+]

International Workshop on Ecosustainable Food Packaging: The Industrial Challenges

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

On 4/5 July 2013, at CDRsp, Institute Polytechnic Leiria, Marinha Grande Portugal, took place the International Workshop on Ecosustainable Food Packaging: The Industrial Challenges. The conference provided an opportunity for the key challenges for polymer scientists and engineers in the field of ecosustainable food packaging to be discussed in an industrial context. Keynote lectures were presented by scientists and engineers representing leading industry material providers, food packaging companies and end users. Click here [+]

International Conference on Sustainable Intelligent Manufacturing

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Economic growth is driven by technological advances and global integration, bringing with it increased pressures on environmental and social resources. Governments need to take the lead in addressing sustainability concerns, allowing maintaining earth natural resources. In pursuing sustainable development, model cities are moving forward towards novel ecosystems, combining environmental, social and economic issues in more inclusive and integrated frameworks. New business opportunities are emerging, combining innovative ideas on design, [+]

International Conference on Tissue Engineering

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Tissue engineering (TE) is a recent, interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary field experiencing intense development in the past few years. It involves biology, engineering and material science methods by providing suitable biochemical and physiochemical factors towards the development of biological substitutes to restore, maintain, or improve tissue functions.   ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Tissue Engineering is designed to be a major forum to discuss novel ideas and strategies for tissue engineering, [+]

Design Thinking Symposium

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Este simpósio pretende promover a difusão de conhecimentos e o debate sobre questões que envolvem o design, a engenharia, as novas tecnologias e os materiais emergentes.   Mais informações em