Lugano, Switzerland, 29.06 - 01.07.2022
CMS2022 is the 55th edition of the CIRP International Conference on Manufacturing Systems organized under the auspices of the International Academy of Production Engineering CIRP (www.cirp.net).
Due to rapidly changing economic, social and environmental factors, manufacturing systems are undergoing a fast and deep transformation process.
To lead such a transformation, it is crucial to adopt novel value chain structures, new organizational and production paradigms as well as innovative digital and automation technologies.
We are happy to welcome you in Lugano and we are looking forward to an interesting exchange with focus on Leading Manufacturing Systems Transformation and the following challenges:
Organized by the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of
- Department of Innovative Technologies
Professor Emanuele Carpanzano
Director Research Development and knowledge transfer SUPSI
Professor Claudio Boër
Former Vice President SUPSI
Professor Anna Valente
Head of Automation Robotics and Machines Lab of SUPSI - DTI
Tuesday 28th June 2022
Wednesday 29th June 2022
16:20 – 18:20
Thursday 30th June 2022
Aperitif – Parco Ciani
Conference Dinner – Villa Ciani
Friday 1st July 2022
12th November 2021
Short Abstract Submissions
15th November 2021
Notification about Abstract
24th December 2021
Full Paper Submission
14th February 2022
14th March 2022
Final Paper Submission
14th April 2022
CIRP CMS 2022 welcomes visionary papers on paradigm changes, as well as scientific contributions covering theoretical or applied research related to the conference scope. Survey papers concerning state of the art technologies and applications are also welcome, as well as original technical reports on innovative case studies and practices. Main targeted areas comprise the following topics of high relevance to lead the ongoing transformation of manufacturing systems.
Abstract submission – deadline 12th November 2021
Abstract Size Limit: max. 2000 characters (excluding title, author names and affiliations)
After successfully submitting your abstract you will receive a submission confirmation via email. Authors will be notified of the acceptance after all abstracts have been reviewed.
Full paper submission – deadline 24th December
Please submit your full manuscript as a revised version of your abstract via the Elsevier Editorial Manager by 24 December 2021. Note that the length of a full paper must be from 3 to 6 pages and Elsevier templates must be used (see below).
Please make sure to upload the following documents for your complete submission: Manuscript, Manuscript in PDF and Credit Author Statement.
For more information please also check out the following documents:
Best Paper Award
The Best Paper Award of the CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems 2022 will be granted to recognise research conducted by young researchers.
The Award recognises a young researcher (under 35) who is the lead author of the selected paper and who will present it during the 55th CIRP CMS 2022 Conference taking place in Lugano between June 29 and July 1.
A committee of CIRP Fellows and IPC Members will select the best paper. The main author of the winning paper will receive a monetary prize of 1.000 CHF, all co-authors will be granted an award certificate.
Respecting the above conditions, authors can apply for the Best Paper Award until April 14, 2022 by email directly to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating their personal data (Name, Date of Birth), the Title and PROCIR number of their article.
The winner of the Best Paper Award will be announced on July 1 during the final Plenary Session of the Conference.
The 55th Conference on Manufacturing Systems – CIRP CMS 2022 will be held in Lugano. Lugano is the most populous city in Canton Ticino in the Italian-speaking part of Switzerland. The city enjoys a wonderful landscape: it lies along the shores of the lake of the same name and is surrounded by the Swiss Alps.
The Canton of Ticino is located in the southern part of the Swiss Alps and is characterised by its variety of landscapes and natural beauty in its four regions: Ascona-Locarno, Lugano region, Bellinzona and Valli, and Locarno.
Lugano Convention Center
Palazzo dei congressi
Piazza Indipendenza 9
CH 6900, Lugano
The CIRP CMS 2022 will be hosted at the Lugano Congress Centre – the same location as the CIRP GA 2017, in walking distance of the city center and its hotels.
The conference Dinner on Thursday, 30th June, will be held at the Congress Centre.
The conference reception will be organized at the USI-SUPSI East Campus in Lugano-Viganello. The new East Campus, inaugurated in 2021, is located in the city center and houses the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI) and the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI).
The convention Center is located next to the city center within walking distance of a great number of hotels.
Car parking is available in the multi-store car park directly in front of the Congress Hall, located under Piazza Castello. Day tickets costing 17 CHF will be available at the Registration and Hospitality Desk.
Lugano is reachable by train from Zurich-Kloten international airport (2 hours) and by shuttle bus or train from Milan-Malpensa international airport (1 hour).
Most hotels in Lugano are within walking distance to the congress center or easily reachable by public transport. Everyone overnighting in hotels, youth hostels or campsites in Ticino receives the Ticino Ticket with guarantees free public transport.
We suggest to book your accommodation in time, since the conference will take place during high touristic season.
For your comfort, Amiconi Consulting SA has been appointed as official housing agency of the 55th CIRP conference on manufacturing systems.
Several hotel rooms have already been blocked for participants across properties of different categories and price ranges, located in Lugano and in the immediate surroundings.
By contacting the agency, participants will receive the complete list of selected hotels with prices and information about available rooms.
Every effort will be made to offer the best possible accommodation based on personal preferences and needs.
Amiconi Consulting SA is also available to organize private airport transfers for participants landing and departing from Italian airports of Milan Malpensa, Linate and Orio al Serio or any other airport/station of arrival.
For hotel and transfer requests, participants are kindly invited to write to email@example.com.
Registration for the 55th CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems is open from February 1, 2022 for participants on site. Click here for registration.
We are happy to inform you, that we will be hosting the conference on-site in Lugano this summer in order to provide you with all the comfort and networking moments of an in-person conference.
Registration fee is due in Swiss Francs (CHF).
Fees in euros are indicative and may vary depending on the exchange rate.
You can register online up to 2 weeks before the beginning of the event. The rates are specified as following:
According to the Covid-19 endemic situation, authors who will still have travel restrictions can present their paper online (online registration for authors).
Participants who cannot travel can access the presentations at a reduced fee through our conference platform (online registration for attendee online). These presentations will be available the day after the on-site event.
If the participant withdraws until the 15th April 2022, we ask for an administrative fee of CHF 50.00 and refund the rest.
If the participant withdraws from 16th April 2022 to 15th June 50% of the registration fee will be refunded.
In case of cancellations notified after the above deadline, the participant will not be refunded.
The conference will take place physically on site. In case it will be moved partially or totally online and for those who cannot travel due to Covid-19 limitations, the registration can be converted to an online participation and we will refund the difference (except for an administrative fee of CHF 50.00).
Become a sponsor of CIRP CMS 2022
Ranging from Platinum to Bronze category, we are certain there is a sponsorship package that will assist your company in achieving its marketing objectives. Each category has a specific set of entitlements and benefits to give corporations a profile at the Conference consistent with their interest in interacting with participants.
Sponsors will be prominently listed on the conference website and will have the opportunity to present themselves to conference participants not only on the printed material but also online.
However, if there is a specific sponsorship opportunity that is not listed, or if you would like to combine more than one property in a customized package that would better fit your company, we would be pleased to fulfil your request when possible. For detailed information, please consult our Sponsorship invitation or our Sponsorship form.