WCEAM 2023 3rd Announcement


The 17th World Congress on Engineering Asset Management

Sustainable Management of Engineered Assets in a Post-Covid World:
Industry 4.0, Digital Transformation, Society 5.0 and beyond

18-20 October 2023
Sheraton Saigon Hotel and Towers, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam



3rd Announcement and Final Call for Papers

You are cordially invited to submit academic research papers, case studies and industry presentations, as well as propose panel and workshop sessions regarding the management of engineered assets, i.e., equipment, machinery, industrial plant systems, facilities and infrastructure in sectors such as agriculture, energy, education, defense, health, manufacturing, telecommunication, transportation, resource extraction, mining and processing, and water utilities.
All abstracts and full-length papers will be subjected to blind-review processes. Accepted papers will undergo editorial review and published as “17th WCEAM Proceedings” by Springer. The Springer e-book series is indexed in Scopus and EI Compendex.

EquinOCS abstract/paper submissions HERE

Key Dates

Abstracts submission deadline  07 April 2023
Notification of abstract acceptance  28 April 2023
Panel, industry presentation, seminar and workshop proposals deadline
Full paper submission deadline  24 May 2023
Notification of full paper acceptance  30 June 2023
Final paper submission deadline & Consent-to-Publish  28 July 2023
Early-bird registration deadline  27 August 2023
Paper presentations  18-20 Oct 2023
e-book Chapter Manuscript proofing deadline  15 Dec 2023

Topics include (but not limited to):

  • Industry 4.0 platforms, and interoperability, and cyber security of asset management information systems
  • Digital transformation
  • IOT and applications of smart and intelligent sensing and instrumentation
  • Condition monitoring, diagnostics, prognostics, and asset health indexing
  • Applications of digital twinning, blockchain, extended reality (augmented and virtual)
  • Product-service transformation, and product-service systems
  • Dynamic modelling and simulation of asset acquisition, operations, maintenance, and retirement processes
  • Reliability and resilience engineering
  • Asset condition, risk, resilience and vulnerability assessments
  • Big data analytics and decision support systems for asset management
  • Refurbishment, renovation, replacement, upgrade decisions and actions
  • Governance and applications of international standards and local guidelines
  • Human dimensions in asset management
  • Sustainable investment, acquisition, operations, maintenance, and retirement of engineered assets
  • Public and private sector case studies of investment, operations, maintenance, and retirement of assets

I look forward to meeting you in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in October 2023.

Yours faithfully,

Professor Brett T Kirk
Chair, 17th WCEAM 2023
Dean, School of Science, Engineering & Technology
RMIT University Vietnam