The conference was hosted at Cranfield on the 3rd and 4th November 2015.
2015 Keynote Speakers were:
Professor Raj Baldev (National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore)
Professor Jay Lee (University of Cincinnati)
Tjarko Bouman (Vanderlande Industries, The Netherlands)
Atsushi Yokoyama (East Japan Railway Co. Technical Centre Director)
Professor Gino Dini (Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering of the University of Pisa)
Dr Soundar Kumara (Allen E., and Allen, M., Pearce Professor of Industrial Engineering, Penn State, USA)
Best Paper Award: 'Minimizing Total Lifecycle Expected Costs of Digital Avionics’ Maintenance' By Raza Ahmed and Vladimir Ulansky
CIRP Sponsored Event
TESConf2015 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