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Program Co-Chairs

Hervé Panetto
University of Lorraine

Brief Bio
Dr. Hervé PANETTO is a Professor of Enterprise Information Systems at University of Lorraine, TELECOM Nancy. He teaches Information Systems modelling and development, and conducts research at CRAN (Research Centre for Automatic Control), Joint Research Unit with CNRS where he is managing a research project on the use of ontology for formalising models related to the interoperability of production systems, and mainly their enterprise information systems. He has been elected member of the Academia Europaea in 2018. He has been elected, in 2020, Chairman of the IFAC French National Member Organization (NMO). He received his PhD in production engineering in 1991. He has strong experience in information systems modelling, semantics modelling and discovery, and database development. His research field is based on information systems modelling for enterprise applications and processes interoperability, with applications in enterprise modelling, manufacturing processes modelling, furniture data modelling. He is working in ERP and MES integration from a Business to manufacturing perspective. He is expert at AFNOR (French National standardisation body), CEN TC310 and ISO TC184/SC4 and SC5. He participated in many European projects including IMS FP5-IST Smart-fm project (awarded by IMS) and the FP6 INTEROP NoE (Interoperability Research for Networked Enterprises Applications and Software). He is serving as expert-evaluator for the European Commission, FNR, AERES and ANR in the domain of ICT. He was visiting Professor in 2013-2015 in the frame of a Science Without Borders PVE project with PUC Parana, Brazil and full visiting Professor in 2016 at the UTFPR, Curitiba, Brazil. He is editor or guest editor of books and special issues of international journals. He is author or co-author of more than 150 papers in the field of Automation Engineering, Enterprise Modelling and Enterprise systems integration and interoperability. After being Chair of the IFAC Technical Committee 5.3 “Enterprise Integration and Networking” from 2008 to 2014. He is Chair of the IFAC Coordinating Committee 5 on “Manufacturing and Logistics Systems” since 2014. He received the IFAC France Award 2013, the INCOSE 2015 Outstanding Service Award and the IFAC 2017 Outstanding Service Award. He is co-organiser of the yearly OTM/IFAC/IFIP EI2N workshop on “Enterprise Integration, Interoperability and Networking”. He is General Co-chair of the OTM Federated conferences. He is member of the Editorial Board of the Annual Reviews in Control, Computers In Industry, the International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, the International Journal on Universal Computer Science, the scientific journal Facta Universitatis, series Mechanical Engineering, and an Associate Editor of the international Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing (JIM), Springer, the Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) journal, Taylor & Francis, the IEEE Internet of Things Journal, the Journal of Industrial Information Integration (JIII), Elsevier, and the Journal SN Computer Science (SNCS), Springer Nature. ... More >>

Georg Weichhart

Brief Bio
Georg Weichhart is key scientist at PROFACTOR GmbH in Austria. He gives lectures on Cyber Physical Production Systems, Industry 4.0 and Enterprise Interoperability at University of Applied Science Upper Austria (Campus Hagenberg) and at the FH Joanneum, Graz. Dr. Weichhart is currently chair for the IFAC Technical Committee 5.3 on Integration and Interoperability of Enterprise Systems and also the IFIP Workgroup 5.8 Enterprise Interoperability. Besides academic positions he worked as senior software engineer and project manager at private companies in AT, DE, UK. During the last twenty years, he has gained applied research experience in numerous (20+) national and international research projects. He studied Business Informatics at the Vienna University (Master of Science) and received his PhD from the Institute of Business Informatics - Communications Engineering at the Johannes Kepler University, Linz. His current research interest focuses on analytics and interoperability for complex adaptive and distributed production systems. ... More >>


El-Houssaine Aghezzaf, Ghent University, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Belgium
Ciro Amaya, University of Los Andes, Colombia
Zeyar Aung, Khalifa University, United Arab Emirates
Zbigniew Banaszak, Koszalin University of Technology, Poland
Hing Kai, Chan, University of Nottingham Ningbo China, China
Vincent Chapurlat, IMT Mines Alès, France
Mohammed Dahane, University of Lorraine, France
Mauro Dell'Amico, University Modena Reggio Emilia, Italy
Burak Eksioglu, University of Arkansas, United States
Ander Garcia, Vicomtech, Spain
Virginie Goepp, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Strasbourg, France
Benoît Iung, University of Lorraine, France
Stanislaw Iwan, Maritime University of Szczecin, Poland
Arkadiusz Kawa, Institute of Logistics and Warehousing, Poland
Seokcheon Lee, Purdue University, United States
Yongjian Li, Nankai University, China
Sergio Martin, UNED - Spanish University for Distance Education, Spain
Peter Marwedel, TU Dortmund, Germany
Arturo Molina, Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico
Young Moon, Syracuse University, United States
Fabio Nonino, University Rome La Sapienza, Italy
Nursel Öztürk, Bursa Uludag University, Turkey
Stefano Rinaldi, University Brescia, Italy
David Romero, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico
Neeraj Kumar Singh, National School Electrical Electronics Computer Hydraulics Telecommunications, France
Dongping Song, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
Bruno Vallespir, University of Bordeaux, France
François Vernadat, University of Lorraine, France
Ramon Vilanova, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
Wei Wang, Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University, China