Four International Working Conference TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT – ADVANCED AND INTELLIGENT APPROACHES (4th IWC TQM 2007)
|Event Date/Time: May 27, 2007||End Date/Time: May 30, 2007|
|Registration Date: May 27, 2007|
|Early Registration Date: May 15, 2007|
|Abstract Submission Date: Feb 25, 2007|
|Paper Submission Date: Mar 15, 2007|
The main objective of the Fourth Conference is to provide an international forum for the exchange of knowledge, experience, research results and information about various aspects of the state-of-the-art and the future development of total quality management.
The scope of the Conference covers philosophical, scientific and practical concepts concerning research, development and application of TQM-based advanced approaches.
Topics of interest
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
Business excellence models (applications and development trends);
TQM & manufacturing management;
World class performance;
Six sigma model;
Intelligent quality tools and methods;
Virtual factory and virtual quality;
Intelligent metrology in manufacturing;
Intelligent and virtual CMM;
Business process improvement;
Intelligent design for quality;
Quality in Higher Education;
Quality of the Press;
Quality in Health Care.
Special Session dedicated to Ph. D. thesis
A special session will be dedicated to discussion of Ph. D. Thesis. An international committee will assign an award to the best Ph. D. Thesis.
Papers and Proceedings
Prospective authors are invited to send their contributions on relevant topics. Papers may be submitted by e-mail in a Word file. The length of the paper should be 8A4 pages; 1.0 space typing; use Arial 10 point font. For the anonymity of review; please identify the following information separately: the title; author's full name; affiliation; address; e-mail address; telephone and fax numbers. Authors of accepted papers will be expected to sign a copyright release allowing publication in the proceedings. Pre - proceedings will be available before the Conference.
After the Conference; the Proceedings with selected papers which will under a second review; RTD; panel discussion and conclusion will be published in the International Journal “Total Quality Management and Excellence”.