Conferences and Courses

Special Interest Conferences

In addition to the main World Congresses, IACM sponsors thematic conferences organized by national, regional or private organizations. Current IACM Special Interest Conferences include the International Conference on Computational Plasticity (COMPLAS), International Conference on Finite Elements in Fluids (FEMIF) and the International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics (IACMAG). Interested conference organizers should address to the IACM Secretariat for further information on sponsoring procedures.

Upcoming IACM supported events

Advances in Computational Mechanics — A Conference Celebrating the 70th Birthday of Thomas J.R. Hughes, With Special Track: Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF 2013)
              24 - 27 February 2013, San Diego, California, USA

V International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering (MARINE 2013)
              29 - 31 May 2013, Hamburg, Germany

VI International Conference on Adaptive Modeling and Simulation (ADMOS 2013)
              3 - 5 June 2013, Lisbon, Portugal

Computational Modeling of Fracture and Failure of Materials and Structures (CFRAC-2013)
              5 - 7 June 2013, Prague, Czech Republic

4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2013)
              12 - 14 June 2013, Kos Island, Greece

V International Conference on Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering (COUPLED 2013). A Conference Celebrating the 60th. Birthday of Eugenio Onate
              17 - 19 June 2013, Ibiza, Spain

XII International Conference on Computational Plasticity (COMPLAS XII)
              3 - 5 September 2013, Barcelona, Spain

III International Conference on Particle-based Methods (PARTICLES 2013)
              18 - 20 September 2013, Stuttgart, Germany

VI Internacional Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures (STRUCTURAL MEMBRANES 2013)
              9 - 11 October 2013, Munich, Germany

Workshop: Reduced Basis, POD and PGD Model Reduction Techniques: a Breakthrough in Computational Engineering?
              3 - 6 November 2013, Blois Castle, France

Other interesting events

III International Conference on Computational Methods in Tunneling and Subsurface Engineering (EURO:TUN 2013)
                April 17 - 19 2013, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany
10th HSTAM International Congress On Mechanics
                May 25 - 27 2013, Chania, Crete, Greece
12th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM12)
                July 22 - 25 2013, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
20th International Conference on Computer Methods in Mechanics
                August 27 - 31 2013, Poznan, Poland
First Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics (ACCM2013)
                October 3 - 4 2013, Sydney, Australia
5th Asia Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics (APCOM2013)
                December 11 - 14 2013, Singapore
17th U.S. National Congress on Theoretical & Applied Mechanics
                June 15 - 20 2014, Michigan, USA

Past IACM supported events

7th International Conference on Computational Mechanics for Spatial Structures
              2 - 4 April 2012, University of Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Reduced Basis, POD and PGD Model Reduction Techniques: a Breakthrough in Computational Engineering?
              16 - 18 November 2011, École Normale Supérieure de Cachan, Paris, France

II International Conference on Particle-Based Methods - PARTICLES 2011
              26 - 28 October 2011, Barcelona, Spain

V International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures - Structural Membranes 2011
              5 - 7 October 2011, Barcelona, Spain

IV International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering - MARINE 2011
              28 - 30 September 2011, Lisbon, Portugal

11th. International Conference on Computational Plasticity - Fundamentals and Applications - COMPLAS 2011
              7 - 9 September 2011, Barcelona, Spain

Second International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems
              5 - 7 September 2011, Dalian, China

Second Conference on the Extended Finite Element Method - XFEM 2011
              29 June - 1 July 2011, Cardiff, U.K.
Workshop on Higher Order Finite Element and Isogeometric Methods - HOFEIM 2011
              27 - 29 June 2011, Krakow, Poland

IV International Conference on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering - COUPLED PROBLEMS 2011
              20 - 22 June 2011, Kos Island, Greece

Fluid Structure Interaction Workshop
              27 - 29 April 2011, Singapore

16th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems - FEF 2011
              23 - 25 March 2011, Munich, Germany

2nd African Computational Mechanics Conference
              5 - 8 January 2011, Cape Town, South Africa

Sixth International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics (ICCFD6)
                12 - 16 July, 2010. St. Petersburg, Russia
Hughes – Belytschko Short Course on Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis
              10 - 14 May, 2010. Berlin, Germany
Course on Nonlinear Computational Solid & Structural Mechanics - Theoretical formulations, technologies and computations
              12 - 16 April, 2010. Pavia, Italy

International Conference on Particle-Based Methods - Fundamentals and Applications - PARTICLES 2009
              25 - 27 November, 2009, Barcelona, Spain

30º Congresso Ibero-Latino-Americano de Métodos Computacionais em Engenharia
CILAMCE 2009

              8 - 11 November 2009. Armação dos Búzios, Brasil

International Symposium on Meshfree/Meshless, Particle and Generalized/Extended Finite Element Methods - BICTAM
             12 - 16 October , 2009. Nanjing, China
IV International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures - Structural Membranes2009
             5 - 7 October , 2009. Stuttgart, Germany
Extended Finite Element Methods - Recent Developments and Applications
             28 - 30 September, 2009. Aachen, Germany
First International Conference on Computational Methods for Thermal Problems
              8 - 10 September, 2009, Napoli, Italy
10th. International Conference on Computational Plasticity - Fundamentals and Applications - COMPLAS 2009
              2 - 4 September, 2009, Barcelona, Spain

Congreso de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería 2009
             June 29 - July 2, 2009, Barcelona, Spain

First International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Biomedical Engineering
             June 29th and July 1st 2009, Swansea University, UK

International Symposium on Computational Structural Engineering
             June 22-24, 2009, Shanghai, China

III International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering - MARINE 2009
             June 15 - 17, 2009, Trondheim, Norway

III International on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering - Coupled Problems 2009
             June 8 - 10, 2009, Ischia, Italy

IV International on Adaptive Modeling and Simulation - ADMOS 2009
             May 25 - 27, 2009, Bruxelles, Belgium

15th. International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems - FEF'09
              April 1 - 3, 2009. Tokyo, Japan

AfrCCM’09 - 1st African Conference on Computational Mechanics
             12 – 15 January 2009

12th IACMAG Conference: Geomechanics in the Emerging Social and Technological Age
             1 to 6th October 2008, at GOA (INDIA)

8th. World Congress on Computational Mechanics /
European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering,
ECCOMAS 2008

             Lido Island, Venezia, Italy, June 30 - July 5, 2008

APCOM'07 in conjunction with EPMESC XI
             Kyoto, Japan. December 3 - 6, 2007

4º Congreso Internacional y 2º Nacional de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería y Ciencias Aplicadas
             Morelia, Michoacán, México 17-19 January 2007

14th International Conference on Finite Elements in Flow Problems (FEF07)
             Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA. 26 - 28 March, 2007

COUPLED PROBLEMS 2007 – 2nd. International Conference for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering
             Ibiza, Spain, May 21 – 23, 2007

MARINE 2007 – 2nd. International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering
             Barcelona, Spain, 4 – 6 June, 2007

9th. US National Congress on Computational Mechanics - USNCCM 2007
             San Francisco, California, USA, 23 - 26 July, 2007

COMPLAS 2007 - 9th. International Conference on Computational Plasticity
             Technical University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, 5 - 7 September, 2007

MEMBRANES 2007 – 3rd. International Conference on Structural Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures
             Barcelona, Spain, 17 – 19 September, 2007

ADMOS III - International Conference on Adaptive Modeling and Simulation
             Chalmers University, Göteborg, Sweden. 26 - 28 September, 2007

VII World Congress on Computational Mechanics
             Century City, California, USA. 16-22 July, 2006.

COMPLAS VIII
International Conference on Computational Plasticity
             Barcelona, Spain on September, 5 -8, 2005.

USNCCM VIII
8th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics

             Austin, Texas. 24-28 July, 2005.

IASS IACM'05
5th International Conference on Computation of Shell & Spatial Structures

             June 1-4, 2005, Salzburg, Austria.

13 Conference on Finite Elements for Flow Problems
             Swansea, Wales, UK . April 4 - 6, 2005

MTY 2004
Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería y Ciencias Aplicadas
I National and III International Congress on Numerical Methods on Engineering and AppliedSciences

             Monterrey, México January 22-24, 2004.

Workshop on Nano, Continuum, Material, and Computational Mechanics
             Klong Luang, Thailand. 11-12 December, 2003.

International Conference on Adaptive Modeling and Simulation - ADMOS 2003
             Götteborg, Sweden from September 29 to October 1st, 2003.

EUROGEN 2003
             Barcelona, Spain. September 15-17, 2003.

Workshop on Smart Materials and Structures - SMART'03
             Jadwisin, Poland. September 2-5, 2003.

Seventh U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics
             Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA on July 27 - 31, 2003.

Multibody Dynamics 2003
             Lisbon, Portugal. July 1 -4, 2003.

Structural Membranes 2003
             Barcelona, Spain from June 30 to July 3, 2003.

International Conference on Computational Plasticity - COMPLAS VII
             Barcelona, Spain on April, 7 -10, 2003.

Finite Elements in Flow Problems '03 - FEF03
             Nagoya, Japan on April 2-4, 2003.

Workshop on Numerical Methods in Computational Mechanics Advances and Challenges
             West Lafayette, Indiana on February 20-21, 2003.

Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería y Ciencias Aplicadas
                        Guanajuato, México on January 17-19, 2002
First Asian Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics, APCOM´01
                        Sydney, Australia. November 20 - 23, 2001
6th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics
  Dearbon, MI on August 1-4, 2001.
The 10th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics
  Tucson, Arizona, USA from January 7th - 12th, 2001
Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis
  December 4-8, 2000.
Finite Elements in Flow Problems 2000
  Austin, Texas, USA from April 30th. - May 4th. 2000
I Congreso de Métodos Numéricos en Ciencias Sociales
  Held in Barcelona,Spain on November 20-21, 2000.
4th. International Colloquium on Computation of Shell & Spatial Structures
  Chania-Crete, Greece from June 5th. - 7th. 2000
International Conference on Computational Plasticity (COMPLAS 2000)
  Barcelona, Spain from September 11th. - 13th, 2000