PROGRAMME: ETRIA World Conference TRIZ Future 2023 - TFC2023

The TFC 2023 "Towards AI aided Invention and Innovation"
will be held completely online at the Offenburg University,
Germany, on 12-14 September 2023

Download the full conference programme
(PDF, 7 pages) here: TFC23 Programme

The 23rd edition of ETRIA World Conference "TRIZ Future" will feature
more than 43 original presentations,
7 keynote speeches and 4 workshops
combining AI and systematic invention and innovation in industry and society.

Conference registration:

Please note that time is Central European Summer Time CEST (Paris, UTC+2).

Pre-Conference Workshop: Monday, 11 Sept. 2023                                                     

 3.00pm – 4.30pm  TRIZ Tutorial and Workshop: Pavel Livotov and Quentin Lemaire,  Offenburg University
 Application of Generative Pre-trained Transformers for Automated  Ideation with TRIZ: a Competition between OpenAI ChatGPT and  Google Bard

Day 1: Tuesday, 12 Sept. 2023                             

 9.00am – 9.15am  Opening Ceremony
 9.15am – 10.00am  Introductory address: Stelian Brad, ETRIA President
 Mapping the Evolutionary Journey of TRIZ and Pioneering Its Next  
 S-Curve in the Age of AI-Aided Invention
 10.00am -3.15pm  Paper presentations and discussions (download TFC23 programme)
 3.15pm – 4.00pm  Keynote 1: Alex Agulyansky, PRIZ Guru Inc., USA
 Identifying Customer Needs: Harnessing AI for Effective Problem  Solving and Innovation
 4.15pm – 5.00pm  Keynote 2: Rod King, Ideal Solutions Management, USA
 Chaotic Problems, TRIZ, and AI-Universal Problem Solving
 5.15pm – 6.00pm  Workshop 1: Davide Russo, University of Bergamo, Italy
 Empowering Effective Problem Solving: The Next Generation of  Technical Information Retrieval Tools

Day 2: Wednesday, 13 Sept. 2023         9.00am – 6.00pm                                           

 9.00am – 9.45am  Keynote 3: Valery Tsourikov
 How new AI tools will Change Technical Creativity in Near Future
10.00am – 3.15pm  Paper presentations and discussions (download TFC23 programme)
 3.15pm – 4.00pm  Keynote 4: Gerald Haman, The SolutionPeople Network, USA
 How AI Enhances the KnowBrainer Innovation Process
 4.15pm – 5.00pm  Keynote 5: Nicolai Schumann, Universal Storyteller, UK
 My Muse, the Robot - Innovation and Creativity in Times of AI
 5.15pm – 6.00pm  Workshop 2: Bryan Cassady, GE Alliance, Belgium
 AI-Augmented TRIZ: Unleashing the Power of for Enhanced  Problem Analysis and Solution Generation

Day 3: Thursday, 14 Sept. 2023              9.00am – 6.00pm                                           

 9.00am – 9.45am  Keynote 6: Yu Xiong, OxValue AI, University of Surrey, UK
 AI-empowered Technology Valuation Approach
 10.00am - 10.45am  Keynote 7: Ian Mitchell, UK
 AI and its Possible Impact on my Structured Problem Solving  Experience - 25 Years as a Practitioner
 10.45am – 4.30pm  Paper presentations and discussions (download TFC23 programme)
 4.30pm – 5.15pm  Workshop 3: Denis Cavallucci, INSA Strasbourg, France
 Artificial Intelligence Assisted R&D: Contradiction Graphs Extracted  from Patent Corpuses Using AI Techniques
 5.15pm – 6.00pm  Final Discussion and Closing Ceremony


Last Updated on Sunday, 31 July 2023