[robotics-worldwide] [meetings] Buffalo, NY: August 17-20 2014: (2014 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences) + (2014 Inaugural Advanced Design and Manufacturing Impact Forum)

Venkat N. Krovi vkrovi at buffalo.edu
Fri May 30 06:37:05 PDT 2014

The ASME Design Engineering & Computers in Engineering  divisions in
conjunction with host sponsor University at Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo)
are pleased to announce the addition of the Inaugural Advanced Design and
Manufacturing Impact Forum (ADMIF 2014)(http://go.asme.org/ImpactForum) to
 be collocated with the ASME 2014 International Design Engineering
Technical Conference
and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2014
http://www.asmeconferences.org/idetc2014/ )

The ASME 2014 International Design and Engineering Technical Conferences &
Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE 2014) will
take place during August 17-20, 2014 in Buffalo, NY. The conference is the
flagship international meeting for Design Engineering and includes the
following conferences:

16th International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies (AVT)
34th Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (CIE)
40th Design Automation Conference (DAC)
11th International Conference on Design Education (DEC)
2nd Biennial International Conference on Dynamics for Design (DFD)
19th Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle Conference (DFMLC)
26th International Conference on Design Theory and Methodology (DTM)
38th Mechanisms and Robotics Conference (MR)
8th International Conference on Micro- and Nanosystems (MNS)
10th International Conference on Multibody Systems, Nonlinear Dynamics, and
Control (MSNDC)
26th Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise (VIB)
7th Frontiers in Biomedical Devices (BIOMED)

Other new activities include a Career Fair,
NanoManufacturing Workshop, the inaugural ASME Interactive Design
Simulation Challenge, Engineers for Global Development Forum
to augment the traditional tutorials,
 workshops, and  multiple networking social events (including one at
Niagara Falls -- Terrapin Point) And perhaps this is an opportune moment to
also mention the family- and vacation-friendly Buffalo Niagara region --
see for more details: http://www.visitbuffaloniagara.com/things-to-do/

There is a fabulous line up of 50+ speakers including CEOs, CTOs and other
senior leaders from companies like Makerbot, Siemens USA,
Praxair, Honeywell Aerospace, MOOG, ICONICS. Featured speakers:

In addition to leading academic and industry researchers, we will also have

Program Managers from NSF, AFOSR, OSTP and NIST
as well as members from the leadership teams of all three National Network
of Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) Centers -- America Makes (NAMII), DMDI
(UILabs) and LM3I in attendance at the conference.

Registration goes live in the first week of June -- please stay tuned for
further information that will be updated on the website
on an ongoing basis
as you plan your conference
stay and other
activities in the region.

We look forward to welcoming you to Buffalo and Niagara Falls NY
this August!!

Best Regards

Venkat Krovi, IDETC2014 General Chair
Thomas Sugar, IDETC2014 Program Chair

Venkat N. Krovi
Associate Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
State University of New York at Buffalo
Adjunct Appt: Electrical Engineering (School of Engineering and Applied

Adjunct Appt: Gynecology-Obstetrics (School of Medicine and Biomedical

Adjunct Appt: Pathology & Anatomical Sciences  (School of Medicine and
Biomedical Sciences)

Tel: (716) 645-1430   E-mail: vkrovi at buffalo.edu   Web:

*General Chair ASME IDETC2014 (http://www.asmeconferences.org/IDETC2014
*Co-Chair ASME ADMIF (http://go.asme.org/ImpactForum

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