About the conference

Scope of the conference:

  • Manufacturing systems and processes in machine- and vehicle industry
  • Manufacturing technologies, tools and machines
  • Developments and novel trends in production engineering
  • Automation and robotics
  • Novel materials in products and in the manufacturing chain
  • Smart manufacturing, mechatronics
  • Micro- and nano-processes
  • Surface technologies and coatings
  • Hybrid and special manufacturing technologies
  • Additive technologies, rapid prototyping & tooling
  • Welding, soldering and bonding technologies
  • Mounting technologies
  • Quality management
  • Engineering diagnostics, advanced measurement technologies
  • Operation, maintenance and repair technologies
  • Industry 4.0 - cyber-physical manufacturing systems
  • Production logistics – storage, packaging and transport
  • Industrial collaboration trends
  • Education of manufacturing technologies



Target audience

  • Experts in manufacturing industry
  • Research&development entities
  • Industrial decision-makers
  • Education professionals
  • PhD and university students interested in the fields

Forms of active participation

  • Original scientific research – presentation
  • Industrial R&D – presentation
  • Exhibition (for separate pricing)

Participation fee:

  • Full participation fee: 100€ (30 000 HUF)
  • For students and GTE members: 70 € (20 000 HUF)
    (Membership of Scientific Society for Mechanical Engineering (GTE). For more information, please contact: laszlo.valenta [at] gmail.com)
  • Participation fee covers the costs of organization, publication, coffee breaks, dinner and 2 lunches, optional professional program
  • An additional fee of 70€ should be paid for each further presentation/publication of the applicant beyond the first one
  • Should be paid via bank transfer until 15 May (detailed information in the application confirmation letter)



Each participant is invited for one of the following publication possibilities:

  • Submission of one original scientific article in IOP Conference Series – Materials Science and Engineering (with online access, indexed e.g. by Scopus) after a reviewing process
  • Publication of industrial articles in a special edition of a professional journal (depending on the number of interests)

Deadline for application and abstract submission: 31 March extended to 25 April



John von Neumann University, GAMF Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science

H-6000 Kecskemét, Izsáki út 10. (Map)

More information about Kecskemét



  • Should be arranged individually
  • Recommended:
    • Four Points By Sheraton Kecskemet Hotel  - a hotel of high quality, 500 m distance from the conference location
    • Hotel Sport Kecskemét - a moderate price hotel, 350 m away from the conference location
    • Student Hostel of GAMF - a cost-efficient accommodation with limited capacity, in rooms for 2-3 persons, 3.5 km away from the conference location (accessible with public transport), further information: koll [at] koll.uni-neumann.hu