Welcome Message


Dear Colleagues:

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, we are pleased to welcome you to the 5th International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing (ICAM 2014). The conference will be held at National Chung Cheng University (CCU) and Alishan National Scenic Area, Taiwan. The conference is sponsored by the Society of Manufacturing Engineering (SME, Taipei Chapter) and organized by the Advanced Institute of Manufacturing with High-tech Innovations (AIM-HI), National Chung Cheng University this year.

The booming economic development in Asia, particularly the leading manufacturing industries from automobile, machinery, computer, communication, consumer products, flat panel displays to semiconductors and micro/nano technologies have attracted intense attention among universities, research institutions and industrial corporations. ICAM 2014 aims to provide a broad forum for international researchers, engineers, and professionals working in the areas of manufacturing to discuss and exchange their recent scientific findings, technological advancements and management insights. Topics of interest include, but not limited to, the following areas:

Advanced Machining and Forming Processes
Bio-medical Manufacturing
Micro- and Nano-Fabrication
Tribology for Manufacturing
Precision Engineering Measurement
Robotics and Automation
Manufacturing Management, E-manufacturing
Gears Manufacturing
E-business Integration
3D Printing
Green Manufacturing
Intelligent Automation

National Chung Cheng University (CCU) is located in the central part of the Chia-yi County, Taiwan. Visitors to the campus of CCU will be amazed by the elegant buildings of different architectural styles surrounded by tall trees, open green spaces, and winding roads flanked with flowering trees and bushes blooming in different seasons.

Alishan National Scenic Area is widely renowned for its splendid sunrises in cloud sea and beautiful sunset glows along with enchanting gorge waterfall, sakura cherry blossom and bamboo grove scenery. In addition, the Z-shaped forest railway and the culture of the local Tsou aboriginal tribe add to Alishan's uniqueness.

We would like to invite you to come to Taiwan for a fruitful conference ICAM 2014 and an enjoyable visit of tourist attractions.

Jyh-Yang Wu, ICAM 2014 Honorary Chair
Yeau-Ren Jeng, ICAM 2014 General Chair