SME-2020 is an International Conference on Smart and Sustainable developments in Materials, Manufacturing and Energy Engineering, which is focused on research and emphasizes the latest technological innovations. It showcases the commitment of NMAMIT in bringing together various disciplines, converge and amalgamate various new ideas, fields and technologies. The focus of the conference is to open a new paradigm to deliberate on eco-friendly and robust design, use of materials with less environmental impact, use of fewer materials, optimal utilization of resources during manufacturing processes. Also, produce no or less pollution & waste and reuse, recycle of materials. The emphasis is on zero defects or do it right at first design, Materials in Biomedical applications, Operation and management of systems with sustainable initiatives. Selected papers of this conference will be published in Scopus Indexed Journals.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering NMAM Institute of Technology, Nitte, Udupi Karnataka has organized 1st International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Developments in Materials, Manufacturing and Energy (SME-19) on 23 to 24 May 2019. Now it is planning to organize 2nd conference with the same title and theme on 22-23 December 2020. This Conference will provide a platform, where the academicians, practitioners and professionals from industry all across the world will exchange their ideas and experiences in related fields. Key note lectures by eminent speakers are arranged in the conference, which will help the delegates to explore novel areas of research. The conference covers the research areas under different themes related to the conference. The papers received in the conference will be preliminary reviewed by technical review committee consisting of eminent experts and the authors of the accepted papers will be invited for presentation of their papers.