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The 2021 International Workshop on Intelligentized Welding Manufacturing (IWIWM’2021)

JAN 5,2022   

The 2021 International Workshop on Intelligentized Welding Manufacturing (IWIWM’2021) hosted by the Robotics & Automation Committee of Chinese Welding Society and undertaken by Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Nanyang Technological University was successfully held on December 28-30, 2021 Beijing Time. Other Branch venues Lanzhou University of Technology, South China University of Technology, Jiangsu University of Science and Technology, Beijing Institute of Petrochemical Technology were held online and offline as scheduled.

The opening ceremony of the conference was hosted by the director of the Robotics & Automation Committee of the Chinese Welding Society, the Yangtze River Scholar of the Ministry of Education, and Professor Shanben Chen from the School of Materials Science and Engineering of Shanghai Jiao Tong University. More than 300 domestic and foreign representatives attended the conference online/offline.

Founder of the field of China’s welding automation, academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, honorary president of Nanchang University, Professor Pan Jiluan of Tsinghua University, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, director of the Technical Committee of Harbin Welding Research Institute, Professor Lin Shangyang, chief technical expert of the Chinese Academy of Mechanical Sciences; International Welding Society ( IIW) Former Vice Chairman, Former Chairman of the Chinese Welding Society, one of the founders of China's robotic welding technology field, Professor Wu Lin of Harbin Institute of Technology; Researcher He Shi, Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of the Chinese Welding Society; Shanghai Jiao Tong University Materials Science and Engineering Professor Li Zhuguo, deputy dean of the college, and other experts attended the online and offline conferences and delivered speeches.

Researcher Feng Zhili from Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Professor Zhou Wei from Nanyang Technological University, Professor Chen Heping from Texas State University, Professor Chen Xiaoqi from Swinburne University of Technology in Australia, Professor Zhang Yuming from the University of Kentucky, and Professor Pan Zengxi from the University of Wollongong and other well-known scholars Attended the meeting Conference.

Specially invited experts at this conference gave keynote reports, including: Machine Learning in Intelligent Welding Manufacturing from Texas State University and University of Kentucky, Professor Chen Heping and Professor Zhang Yuming; Defect detection of WAAM process using machine learning from Professor Pan Zengxi, University of Wollongong, Australia; Digitization, sensorization and machine learning for intelligent laser additive manufacturing by Professor Bi Guijun and Zhou Wei from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology; Toward Human-centric Intelligent Manufacturing (HIM) from Wang Baicun Zhejiang University; Novel fabricate methods and process analysis in the arc additive manufacturing by Professor Fan Ding from Lanzhou University of Technology. The conference also set up 5 sub-venues in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Lanzhou, Beijing, and Zhenjiang, and a total of 64 oral reports were selected (Selected paper).


Chaired by Director of Robotics and Automation Professional Committee of China Welding Society, Changjiang Scholar of Ministry of Education, and Professor Chen Shanben of Shanghai Jiao Tong University

The honorary chairman of the conference, academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and professor Pan Jiluan of Tsinghua University delivered an online speech


Professor Lin Shangyang, Honorary Chairman of the Conference, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, Director of the Technical Committee of Harbin Welding Research Institute, delivered an online speech


Professor Wu Lin, honorary chairman of the conference, former vice chairman of the International Welding Society (IIW), and former chairman of the China Welding Society, delivered an online speech


Li Zhuguo, Associate Dean of the School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, delivered a speech


Online speech by researcher He Shi, vice chairman and secretary-general of the China Welding Society


Professor Chen Heping from Texas State University made a speech

Professor Pan Zengxi from the University of Wollongong in Australia gave a speech at the conference


Professor Bi Guijun from the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology made a speech at the conference


Professor Wang Baicun from Zhejiang University made a speech at the conference


Professor Fan Ding from Lanzhou University of Technology made a report

Offline branch venues


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