ICOSSE 2013

The purpose of the Congress is to exchange emerging ideas about ways and means of protecting the environment and its resources so that humans can achieve sustainable development and societal benefits through generations. The Congress will provide a common platform for researchers and practitioners of various physical and ecological sciences, engineering fields, economics, and social sciences. The focus will be on managing natural resources and industrial sustainability from a systems perspective...

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Conference Topics

  • Conference topics (including but not limited to) address

  • Plenary session on industrial sustainability pathways and programs by invited industry leaders

  • Sustainable materials, products and process design

  • Sustainable manufacturing and supply chain strategy

  • Sustainable nano-manufacturing

  • Sustainability assessment, LCA, and decision making tools

  • Sustainable built environments

  • Infrastructure for energy and resource utilization efficiency

  • Technology for water sustainability and management

  • Sustainable energy

  • Integrated sustainability engineering, social & behavioral sciences, and economics

  • Sustainable, robust, resilient infrastructure development

  • Adaptive engineering and societal change

  • Advances in alternative transportation energy and storage (e.g., biofuels, electric)

  • Advances in non-fossil fuel power generation (e.g., solar, bio-mass)

  • Design for sustainability (including sustainability metrics)

  • Standards, regulations, and protocols for sustainability applications

  • Opportunities for education and training and internal collaboration

  • Comprehensive curricular development

  • Credentialing and interdisciplinary degree tracks

  • Sustainability practice in industry

  • Sustainable natural resource management

  • Sustainable manufacturing metrics and methodologies for implementation

  • Green chemistry and engineering for products and processes

  • Sustainable materials and product development

  • Product life cycle assessment

  • Transformation strategies from lean to green to sustainable manufacturing involving 6R’s

  • reduce, reuse, recycle, recover, redesign and remanufacture

Conference Topics

  • Conference topics (including but not limited to) address

  • Plenary session on industrial sustainability pathways and programs by invited industry leaders

  • Sustainable materials, products and process design

  • Sustainable manufacturing and supply chain strategy

  • Sustainable nano-manufacturing

  • Sustainability assessment, LCA, and decision making tools

  • Sustainable built environments

  • Infrastructure for energy and resource utilization efficiency

  • Technology for water sustainability and management

  • Sustainable energy

  • Integrated sustainability engineering, social & behavioral sciences, and economics

  • Sustainable, robust, resilient infrastructure development

  • Adaptive engineering and societal change

  • Advances in alternative transportation energy and storage (e.g., biofuels, electric)

  • Advances in non-fossil fuel power generation (e.g., solar, bio-mass)

  • Design for sustainability (including sustainability metrics)

  • Standards, regulations, and protocols for sustainability applications

  • Opportunities for education and training and internal collaboration

  • Comprehensive curricular development

  • Credentialing and interdisciplinary degree tracks

  • Sustainability practice in industry

  • Sustainable natural resource management

  • Sustainable manufacturing metrics and methodologies for implementation

  • Green chemistry and engineering for products and processes

  • Sustainable materials and product development

  • Product life cycle assessment

  • Transformation strategies from lean to green to sustainable manufacturing involving 6R’s

  • reduce, reuse, recycle, recover, redesign and remanufacture

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