The 20th Edition

ETRIA World Conference TRIZ Future 2020

“Systematic Complex Problem Solving in the Age of Digitalization and Open Innovation”

Call for Papers


Publication of papers

Proceedings of the conference will be published in cooperation with Springer international publishing house and indexed in SCOPUS. For the scientific papers we will have the alternative to publish in journals indexed in ISI Web of Science. Details about these aspects will be provided soon. In this respect, abstracts and the final manuscripts should adhere to the conference templates.

MAIN TOPICS

We invite papers that fit into the following topics:

  • artificial intelligence and systematic innovation
  • ecological issues and systematic innovation
  • TRIZ and related tools in design thinking and open innovation
  • knowledge-based innovation
  • digitalization in systematic innovation
  • science of inventive problem solving, systematic invention and conflict resolution
  • advanced tools for complex problem solving
  • novel approaches in patent valuation, technology transfer and intellectual property management
  • TRIZ for X: application of TRIZ and related systematic innovation tools and methodologies in the X-field (e.g. robotics and,  smart connected products, telecommunications, civil engineering, electro-mechanics, electronics, medicine and pharmacy, biotechnology, software, renewable energy, mobility and transportation, economics, strategy, politics, business and entrepreneurship, organizational processes, administration, etc.)
  • TRIZ for science and fundamental research (e.g. physics, chemistry, other natural sciences) to tackle breakthrough innovations
  • TRIZ and disruptive innovation
  • Other areas where systematic innovation is present and were not explicitly mentioned