13th IFAC Workshop on
Intelligent Manufacturing Systems
Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, 12-14 August 2019

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Final Paper Submission Deadline 
May 15th, 2019

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National Organizing Committee

Ahmad Barari
University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Marcos Tsuzuki
Universidade de São Paulo

International Program Committee

Benoit Iung
Lorraine University

Marco Macchi
Politecnico di Milano

Ahmad Barari, Canada
Alexander Kühl, Germany
Amir Monjazeb, Canada
Andrew Kusiak, United State
Armand Baboli, France
Benoit Iung, France
Christos Emmanouilidis, United Kingdom
Damien Trentesaux, France
David Romero, Mexico
Dmitry Ivanov, France
Edmont Hajrizi, Kosovo
Evgueni Bordatchev, Canada
Franz-Josef Villmer, Germany
Frederic Vanderhagen, France
Hind Bril el Haouzi, France
Hossam Kishawy, Canada
Jana Abou Ziki, Canada
Janusz Szpytko, Poland
Jay Lee, Unite State
Jose Reinaldo Silva, Brazil
Jill Urbanic, Canada
Jurek Sasiadek, Canada
Marco Macchi, Italy
Marcos Tsuzuki, Brazil
M. T. Ahmadian, Iran
Marek Zaremba, Canada
Paul Valckenaers, Belgium
Paulo Jorge Pinto Leitao, Potugal
Peter Kopacek, Austria
Remus Tutunea-Fatan, Canada
Rajkumar Roy, United Kingdom
Sayyed Ali Hosseini, Canada
Sergio Cavalieri, Italy
Shimon Y. Nof, United State
Yuval Cohen, Israel
Zbigniew Banaszak, Poland




It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in the 13th IFAC Workshop on Intelligent Manufacturing Systems (IMS 2019), which will be held in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada, on 12-14 August 2019, organized by University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT).

The City of Oshawa is the largest municipality in the Region of Durham in the Greater Toronto Area which is located about 50 km east of Toronto downtown on Lake Ontario. It is commonly viewed as the eastern anchor of the Greater Toronto Area and of the Golden Horseshoe. Oshawa’s roots are tied to the automobile and nuclear industries. UOIT is a modern and innovative university with strong technology focus in its both, contents and the methods of education.

IMS 2019 will bring together researchers and experts from industry and academia to give an overview of the state-of-art, to present new research results and to exchange ideas and experiences in the field of intelligent manufacturing systems.

This event will have specific attention to the latest innovations, on-going efforts and the best practices in experiencing the Industry 4.0 era, smart factory and its cyber-physical systems, intelligent inspection to monitor the manufacturing health, and on-demand and customized manufacturing with additive.  Participants will identify new initiatives, applications, and research advances in the Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, as well as demonstrate the ready-to-deploy technologies. There will be numerous opportunities for networking and for attendees and participants to discuss the collaborative opportunities.

Download the IMS 2019 event flyer here