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Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing

16th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing

Sustainable Manufacturing for Global Circular Economy Lexington, Kentucky, USA October 2 – 4, 2018

The Institute for Sustainable Manufacturing (ISM) at the University of Kentucky, together with the Technical University of Berlin, and Fraunhofer IPK, cordially invites you to the 16th Global Conference on Sustainable Manufacturing (GCSM) in Lexington KY, USA.

2017 International Forum on Sustainable Manufacturing

The concept of Circular Economy promotes a restorative approach through regenerative design to concurrently pursue sustained economic growth, environmental protection, and societal well-being. Given manufacturing is the engine of wealth generation in any economy, adopting sustainability practices in manufacturing is imperative to the Circular Economy vision.

2017 ISM Forum – Gallery

6th International Forum on Sustainable Manufacturing organized by the ISM successfully concluded on December 08th. The forum was themed "Enabling the Circular Economy through Sustainable Manufacturing". The forum gathered more than 70 participants from academia, industry, government and agency representatives.