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         Call For Papers
   3rd International Workshop on
 Key Enabling Technologies for Digital Factories
     in conjunction with CAiSE 2021
      	Melbourne, Australia 


Paper submission deadline  
March 13th, 2021, 11:59pm Hawaii Time 

The manufacturing industry is entering a new digital era in which ICT technologies and collaboration applications will be integrated with traditional manufacturing practices and processes to increase flexibility and sustainability in manufacturing, mass customization, increase automation, better quality and improve productivity.

This workshop seeks at providing the opportunity for inspiration and cross-fertilization for the research groups working on technological solutions for digital factories and smart manufacturing. We welcome innovative papers from academic and industrial researchers covering a wide range of topics of interests in the computer science and computer engineering fields.

Topics of interest
The topics include but are not limited to:

* Digital Platform Interoperability for Digital Factories
* Internet-of-things for Smart Manufacturing
* Digital Factories and End-to-end supply chains
* Model-based development in Digital Factories
* M2M interaction
* Information Systems for Sustainable Value Networks 
* Information Systems Engineering for Additive Manufacturing 
* Manufacturing Enterprise Architecture Engineering
* Big Data Technologies and Analytics for Smart Manufacturing
* Cloud, Fog, Edge Computing and other programming techniques in Manufacturing Systems
* Data Mining, Machine Learning and AI in Smart Manufacturing 
* Data-driven decision making in Industry 4.0
* Real-time Computing in Smart Manufacturing Environments
* Proactive and Autonomous Computing in Digital Factories
* Intelligent Cyber-Physical Systems and Digital Twins
* Context-aware and Adaptive Systems in Smart Manufacturing and Digital Factories
* Digital Security, Privacy and Liability 
* Business Process Modelling, Analysis and Engineering
* Business Impact of Information Systems for Industry 4.0 
* Advanced user interfaces for Industry 4.0
* Virtual and augmented reality for smart manufacturing

Important Dates
Paper submission:
March 13th, 2021

Acceptance notification:
April 12th, 2021

June 29th, 2021

Workshop Co-chairs: 
Federica Mandreoli
Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy

Giacomo Cabri
Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy

Gregoris Mentzas
National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Karl Hribernik
Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH (BIBA), Germany


Workshop web site: https://sites.google.com/view/ket4df2021