We are pleased to invite participation in SDM2014 organised by Cardiff University and ASTUTE in conjunction with KES International. The conference will take place in Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Cardiff Castle Cardiff is well established as 'Europe's Youngest Capital' but its history dates back more than 2000 years to the Romans. Bute Park It was once one of the busiest ports in the world, exporting the coal which fuelled the industrial revolution. Lively, elegant, confident, cosmopolitan, Cardiff caters for all tastes, offering everything from the excitement of a vibrant city life to the peace and tranquility of the nearby coast and countryside.A city with both heritage and ambition, Cardiff has a distinctive character, a good quality of life, and a growing national and international reputation. Millenium Stadium
The Conference will consist of keynote talks, oral and poster presentations, invited sessions and workshops, on the applications and theory of sustainable design and manufacturing and related areas. It will provide excellent opportunities for the presentation of interesting new research results and discussion about them, leading to knowledge exchange and the generation of new ideas.