IFIP 17th International Conference on Product Lifecycle
5-8 July 2020, Rapperswil, Switzerland

PLM18

PLM18 was organized by Polytechnic University of Turin in Italy, from 2 to 10 July 2018. The main organizer was prof. Paolo Chiabert.

Some details about PLM18:

  • Conference program is here.
  • The final version of the proceedings is available here.


Topics of primary interest at PLM 18 were as follows (but not limited to) :

  • PLM & Industry 4.0
  • PLM tools: PDM, CAD/CAM,…
  • PLM and Computer Aided Software Engineering (CASE)
  • PLM & Business Process Management
  • PLM and Information Security
  • PLM Blockchains
  • Ontologies, languages & standards
  • Case-based Reasoning (CBR) applications
  • Collaborative development architectures
  • Infrastructure/implementation process
  • Supply Chain and Value Chain Integration
  • Configuration & change management
  • Traceability and performance
  • Lifecycle assessment and sustainability
  • Agile PLM – Social networks impact
  • Cloud Computing and Mobile PLM
  • Information Lifecycle Management (ILM)
  • Simulation Lifecycle Management (SLM)
  • Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
  • Interoperability, systems integration, legacy
  • Industry of the future
  • Augmented and virtual reality
  • 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing
  • Data analytics and Business Intelligence
  • Knowledge sharing, re-use and preservation
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
  • Product-Service Systems (PSS)
  • Smart/Intelligent/Meta/Hybrid products