22nd and 23rd May 2023, Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal, Portugal
The School of Business and Administration (ESCE/IPS) of the Polytechnic Institute of Setubal, organizes the 4th International Conference on Quality Innovation and Sustainability – ICQIS2023 – in Setubal, Portugal.
The conference will take place in Setubal and online, on May 2023.
The main aim of the ICQIS2023 is the dissemination of knowledge and the exchange of good practices among researchers and professionals in these domains.
The ICQIS Conferences have been a meeting forum for researchers and interested professionals on Quality and Innovation, with special focus on Sustainability.
Submission (Abstracts/Full Papers ): 2nd April 2023 (extended deadline)
Notification: 2nd May 2023
Final version submission: 5th May 2023
Registration and payment: 12th May 2023
Conference: 22nd, 23rd May 2023
Publication of approved articles (expected): July 2023
Decision Support Systems
Design and Operation of Production Systems
Energy 4.0 and Energy Management
Innovative Business Models
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Maintenance 4.0 and Maintenance Engineering
Modelling and Simulation
Project and Teams Management
Quality 4.0 and Quality Engineering
Quality Systems in Education
Smart Management Systems
Social Responsibility & Accountability
Technological Innovation and Innovation Management
Information Systems applied to Quality, Innovation and Sustainability Management
* In Person Student registrations include 2 lunches and 3 coffee breaks (do not include dinner and social program)
To register for the conference (mandatory to be included in the program), use this registration form (open in new window).
Note: In the registration, you need to upload a proof of bank transfer of the registration fee.
Acount details IBAN: PT50 0781 0112 0000 0004 8943 6
The timezone of the program is Portugal (UTC +1)
|10:00||Opening Cerimony (in person - room C1.13/Main room online)|
|10:30||Round Table "Innovation and Sustainability" (in person - room C1.13/Main room online)
Moderator: Cindy Barardo - Communication - Women in Tech Portugal
|12:30||Lunch - IPS' Restaurant|
|14:00||Keynote Speaker - Matevž Obrecht "Sustainable Mobility" (University of Maribor) (in person - room C1.13/Main room online)|
Session 1 (in person - room C1.13/Main room online)
Session 2 (Online - Virtual room 1)
|17:30||Speaker - Gilberto Santos "On the way of generating wealth for nations - idea, invention, patent, new product, innovation, economic growth"(IPCA)
(in person - room C1.13/Main room online)
|18:30||Close of the 1st day|
Matevž Obrecht is an associate professor in the field of sustainable supply chain management and vice-dean for education on Faculty of Logistics, University of Maribor. His field of expertise covers environmental protection, renewable energy policy and supply, sustainable logistics, e-mobility, greening company's processes and integrating life cycle thinking and eco-design principles into sustainable supply chain management. He participated in different interenational projects such as RECOAUD (environmental management in Russian companies), VALORGASs (valorisation of household wastes for biogas production), EDECON (promotion and dissemination of eco-design) and ERASMUS+ (internationally recognized master study on logistics). His research work was awarded twice with “The award for contribution to sustainable development of Slovenia”.
Gilberto Santos is an Assistant Professor at Polytechnic Institute of Cavado e Ave. He is a member of IEA - Institute of Applied Electronics (Vigo University) from 2012. He has participated in about 20 R&D projects. Gilberto participates as a speaker in several national and international conferences, and he is currently author of several publications in Industrial Engineering, namely, Innovation, Quality Management, Product Development and Integrated Management Systems (IMS)–QES (quality, environment and safety) (books, papers in international and national journals). He is member of the research team of several IMS - QES research projects and supervises Master and PhD thesis, as well, reviewer of international journals (Editorial Review Board - TQM Journal; International Journal of Engineering and Industrial management (Portugal); Revista Produção e Desenvolvimento/Journal Production and Development (Brasil); The International Journal of Engineering Technology and Scientific Innovation (India); Quality, Innovation, Prosperity (Slovakia). Sustainability (MDPI) and Standards (MDPI).
Session 3 (in person - room C1.13/Main room online)
Session 4 (Online - Virtual room 2)
Session 5 (Online - Virtual room 3)
|12:15||Closing Cerimony ICQIS 2023 (in person - room C1.13/Main room online)|
|12:30||Lunch - IPS' Restaurant|
The conference will take place at the School of Business Administration of the Polytechnic Institute of Setúbal.
Known as the bluest corner of Portugal, the city of Setúbal, just 50 km from the capital of Portugal, has been highlighted in the international scene in recent years. Nature, gastronomy and wines are areas of great importance and added value for the region.
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