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Our IFToMM World Congress in Tokyo, November 5-10, 2023, is approaching quickly, and we are looking forward to welcoming you in Tokyo! Please visit the website IFToMM World Congress 2023 for further details. Also, please note that the General Assembly will take place on November 8, 2023 from 08:00h to 11:30h. Please visit the website General Assembly 2023 for further details.

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Welcome to IFToMM, the only exisiting truly world-based scientific community devoted to the solution of challenges for future smart mechanical devices.

We offer:

  • 45 international member organisations
  • 14 committees on future technology
  • 3 permanent commissions on global aspects
  • 4 cross disciplinary groups for interdisciplinary exchange
  • multiple conferences per year
  • one World Congress every four years
  • non-profit international leadership


IFToMM is comprised by currently 45 member organizations (MOs) spread over the world. Individual scientists can contact the member organization of their region or any of the 14 technical committees in the area of research of interest and 3 permanent commissions to become an active part of this rich international network. Click on the world map on top right to check for the contact data of your Member Organization, browse through the Technical Committees and Permanent Commissions to see what fits best your interest, or visit one of the numerous IFToMM conferences, workshops and/or summer schools to have a direct impression of the exciting topics and enthralling people IFToMM is comprised of. Advantages of individual participation are

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