Call for Abstracts: Emerging Researcher Showcase

 

The Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing at the University of Kentucky is accepting abstracts from tenure-track Assistant Professors for the ‘Emerging Researcher Showcase’ in the 6th International Forum on Sustainable Manufacturing scheduled to be held on December 7 – 8, 2017 at the Lexington Convention Center, Lexington, Kentucky.

Organized by the University of Kentucky, this year’s event is intended to bring together nationally and internationally known experts in sustainable manufacturing from industry, academia and federal agencies to examine advances in sustainable manufacturing at the product, process and systems (including supply-chain) levels. This highly focused event will provide a unique opportunity to foster close interactions and communication between academic researchers, industry professionals and students engaged research and promoting the practice of sustainable manufacturing.

This year, in addition to invited speakers, a select number of presentations by tenure-track Assistant Professors engaged in research on sustainable manufacturing and related areas are to be included. A $1000 award, through a National Science Foundation funded grant, will be made to Assistant Professors whose abstracts are selected for presentation at the forum to cover registration, hotel and travel expenses. Applicants must be affiliated with a university in the United States to be eligible to receive this award. Post-doctoral researchers and other early-career research professionals are also encouraged to apply and will be offered travel grants based on availability of funds.

The deadline to submit the abstract is November 10, 2017.

Abstracts (no more than 500 words) can be submitted below:

 

The Emerging Researcher Showcase submission portal is now closed and the candidates are selected. 
Please check the ‘Emerging Researchers’ list on the ‘Speaker Lineup‘ page for the selected researchers. 


 

 

Call for Abstracts: Student Research Poster Showcase

 

The Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing at the University of Kentucky is accepting abstracts from Undergraduate and Graduate Researchers for the student research poster showcase at the 6th International Forum on Sustainable Manufacturing scheduled to be held on December 7 – 8, 2017 at the Lexington Convention Center, Lexington, Kentucky.

Organized by the University of Kentucky, this year’s event is intended to bring together nationally and internationally known experts in sustainable manufacturing from industry, academia and federal agencies to examine advances in sustainable manufacturing at the product, process and systems (including supply-chain) levels. This highly focused event will provide a unique opportunity to foster close interactions and communication between academic researchers, industry professionals and students engaged research and promoting the practice of sustainable manufacturing.

Again this year we are inviting students engaged in research on sustainable manufacturing and related areas are to be included as part of a student research poster showcase. Awards for best poster at the graduate and undergraduate level will be presented.

The deadline to submit the abstract is November 10, 2017 extended till November 22, 2017.

Abstracts (no more than 500 words) can be submitted below:

Please click here to check the Guidelines & FAQ for the Student Research Poster Showcase before submission!

 

Abstract submission is now closed.