TMCE 2016 - Welcome in France

Eleventh International Symposium on
Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering
9-13 May, 2016, Aix-en-Provence, France


As the next event of a series of very successful and influential events, the Eleventh International Symposium on Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering (TMCE 2016) will be held in Aix-en-Provence, France, from 9 May 2016 until 13 May 2016. This symposium will be co-organized by Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers and the Delft University of Technology.

TMCE 2016 will offer a traditionally high standard professional program, as well as several entertaining social and cultural events. The focus of the professional program will be on

Virtual development of intelligent multiphysics-based systems.

Participants from government, academia and industry all over the world will share their experiences and exchange views, knowledge and cultural values.

You are cordially invited to participate in this exciting event. Students are also encouraged and will be supported with special registration fees. As is the case of the earlier symposia, a digital Proceedings will be published, and selected papers will have the opportunity of being republished in special issues of various international journals.

Chairmen of TMCE 2016:

Prof. Dr. Imre Horv�th
Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Jean-Philippe Pernot
Arts et M�tiers ParisTech, France


Submission of extended abstracts: 30 April, 2015
Submission of full papers: 30 August, 2015

The official language of the TMCE 2016 Symposium and the Proceedings is English. As in the previous years, the ConfMaster system will be used for submission management.

TMCE 2016 is opened to industrial designer engineers, engineering designers, managers, product, process and environmental engineers, information and knowledge technology managers, engineering technology managers, quality and process engineers, engineering IT suppliers and vendors, academic researchers and students, technology transfer centers, engineering educators and industrial advisors. Further information about the currently organized symposium and the past events can be found on the web-site of TMCE at or can be requested at The Organizing Committee is awaiting for your abstracts and papers ! The best contributors will be awarded and selected papers will also be considered for republication in special issues of several international journals as for the earlier symposia.