The conference was hosted at Cranfield on the 5th and 6th November 2013.
The Keynote speakers for 2013 were:
Dr Masahiko Mori - Sustainable service system for machine tools
Mr Holger Appel - Engine Cleaning Technologies
Prof. Leo A.M. van Dongen - Collective Life‐cycle Management for Rolling Stock
Prof. Chris McMahon - Information systems challenges for through-life engineering
Prof. Peter Sandborn - Design for obsolescence risk management
Prof. Shozo Takata - Maintenance-‐centered Circular Manufacturing
Dr Lodovico Menozzi - Fleet Wide Asset Monitoring: Sensory Data to Signal Processing to Prognostics
Best Presentation award: Applied Repairable-item Inventory Modeling in the Aviation Industry by Daniel Schneider
Best Paper award: Remanufacturing Network Design Modeling: A Case of Diesel Particulate Filter by Gozde Kizilboga, Guillaume Mandil, Müjde Erol Genevois, Peggy Zwolinski
CIRP Sponsored Event
Tesconf2013 is a CIRP sponsored conference. The conference must have at least two of the following in order to qualify for sponsorship: a co-ordinator, a sponsoring STC and a program committee.
Two CIRP Fellows (normally not acting as the organizer of the conference) from the respective STC have to be nominated to evaluate the conformance of the conference with respect to CIRP requirements (Conformance Committee). The Conformance Committee also supports the co-ordinator in all CIRP related matters. At least two CIRP Fellows shall be included in the conference Editorial Committee.