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MIPRO 2024 - 47th Convention

SIDE - Smart Industries and Digital Ecosystems

Basic information:

Neven Vrček (Croatia), Slavko Vidović (Croatia), Ernest Vlačić (Croatia), Ranko Smokvina (Croatia)

Steering Committee:

Darinko Bago (Croatia), Hrvoje Balen (Croatia), Vladimir Olujić (Croatia), Nedjeljko Perić (Croatia), Tadej Slapnik (Slovenia), Marija Šćulac Domac (Croatia), Ivan Vidaković (Croatia), Slavko Vidović (Croatia), Ernest Vlačić (Croatia)

Program Committee:

Zoran Aralica (Croatia), Boris Blumenschein (Croatia), Darko Bosnar (Croatia), Bojan Jerbić (Croatia), Goran Marković (Croatia), Mladen Mrvelj (Croatia), Matija Srbić (Croatia), Marija Šutina (Croatia), Domen Verdnik (Croatia), Marko Vidović (Croatia)


The Smart Industries and Digital Ecosystems conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars and companies to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Smart Production Ecosystem. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and business leaders to present and discuss the latest innovations, trends, issues, practical challenges and solutions in the field of Smart Production Ecosystems.

In recent years, the growing and intense development of information technology in the manufacturing industry has led to significant changes in the methods and tools that support the factories of the future. The hot topics around Industry 4.0, Industry 5.0 and Smart Manufacturing aim at the digital and organizational transformation of traditional factories and industrial systems as well as various other sectors. This SIDE conference provides the perfect setting and a unique opportunity for knowledge sharing, review and discussion of theoretical advances, research results and industrial experiences among academics, researchers, policy makers, practitioners and students. 

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Technology Innovations
  • Digital Transformations
  • Utility Data and Analytics to Gain Customer
  • Digital Twins - Technologies and Concepts
  • Product Development & Maintenance with Digital Twins
  • Healthcare Digital Twins
  • Smart Cities and Mobility Digital Twins
  • Blockchain Services and Applications
  • Agile Organizations and Agile Management
  • Smart Digital Ecosystem
  • Smart Design and Engineering
  • Complete Product Life Cycle Management
  • New Business Models
  • Smart Production and Business Processes
  • Additive Production
  • Artificial Intelligence in Production
  • Supply Chain Optimization
  • Mass Product Adaptation
  • Production Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Advanced and Human-centered Technologies
  • Predictive Maintenance
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • Cyber Security

Official language is English.

Important dates:

Abstract submission deadline: Monday, December 11, 2023
Full paper submission deadline: Monday, January 29, 2024
Final paper review deadline: Monday, March 11, 2024

Registration / Fees:

Price in EUR
Up to 6 May 2024
From 7 May 2024
Members of MIPRO and IEEE 243 270
Students (undergraduate and graduate), primary and secondary school teachers 130 150
Others 270 300

The discount doesn't apply to PhD students.

NOTE FOR AUTHORS: In order to have your paper published, it is required that you pay at least one registration fee for each paper. Authors of 2 or more papers are entitled to a 10% discount.


Neven Vrcek
University of Zagreb
Faculty of Organization and Informatics
Pavlinska 2
HR-42000 Varazdin, Croatia

Phone: +385 42 390 830


Accepted papers will be published in the ISSN registered conference proceedings. Papers in English presented at the conference will be submitted for inclusion in the IEEE Xplore Digital Library. 
There is a possibility that the selected scientific papers with some further modification and refinement are being published in the following journals: Journal of Computing and Information Technology (CIT)MDPI Applied ScienceMDPI Information JournalFrontiers and EAI Endorsed Transaction on Scalable Information Systems.


Opatija is the leading seaside resort of the Eastern Adriatic and one of the most famous tourist destinations on the Mediterranean. With its aristocratic architecture and style, Opatija has been attracting artists, kings, politicians, scientists, sportsmen, as well as business people, bankers and managers for more than 170 years.

The tourist offer in Opatija includes a vast number of hotels, excellent restaurants, entertainment venues, art festivals, superb modern and classical music concerts, beaches and swimming pools – this city satisfies all wishes and demands.

Opatija, the Queen of the Adriatic, is also one of the most prominent congress cities in the Mediterranean, particularly important for its ICT conventions, one of which is MIPRO, which has been held in Opatija since 1979, and attracts more than a thousand participants from over forty countries. These conventions promote Opatija as one of the most desirable technological, business, educational and scientific centers in South-eastern Europe and the European Union in general.

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