17 May 2013: IMS Workshop, Charleston S.C.

Following the IMS International Steering Committee meeting to be held one day prior, IMS will conduct a manufacturing research workshop at the South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA) complex located adjacent to the Charleston International Airport. By invitation only, participants will hear briefings on research programs from experts in Europe and North America, a preview of the World Manufacturing Forum 2013, and an overview of IMS. They will also be briefed on the new IMS projects LinkedDesign “Linked Knowledge in Manufacturing, Engineering and Design for Next-Generation Production” and SuPLIGHT “Sustainable and Efficient Production of Lightweight Solutions” using aluminum alloys.

About fifty industry and policy leaders from North America and Europe are expected to attend the event. If you would like an invitation, please contact the IMS Inter-Regional Secretariat. Space is limited.

Program

IMS Workshop Agenda_Final

SCRA Applied Research Center
5300 International Boulevard

North Charleston, SC

The Applied Research Center complex is located adjacent to the Charleston International Airport and a short drive to Charleston’s historic district and beaches. The campus is positioned on approximately 20 acres of land and includes three buildings with more than 178,000 square feet of space.