CEDC2023 : Jiangsu University, Dec. 22-26

Welcome to CEDC2023

To encourage engineering students creating design solutions to real-world problems, the 13th Creative Engineering Design Competition (CEDC2023) as a special event of International Conference on Innovative Application Research and Education (ICIARE2023) will be held at Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, Jiangsu, China. Students with brilliant engineering design ideas are encouraged to submit their proposals and demonstrate their talents in front of world-renowned experts in design and manufacturing. Submitted works and reports are judged on the basis of creativity, practicality, integrity of analysis and design methodology, quality of a fabricated prototype, oral presentation and poster. All participants of CEDC2023 will be recognized by the conference chair and winners will be presented with awards including certificates.

Presentation: Each team is requested to give 6 minutes presentation.

(New) You can download the Program of ICIARE&CEDC2023 here.

Eligibility and Scope

Any graduate or undergraduate registered as a full-time student is eligible to participate. Both individual and group projects are welcome. An individual may participate in several entries provided each submission is on a different subject.


The judge committee includes experts in iRE-Asia Consortium from both academia and industry. The project posters will be evaluated based on the contents, demonstration and five minutes oral presentation at the CEDC2023 session. Prototype demonstration of the proposed design idea is requested as on-site demonstrations for offline participants or online live show or video playback for online participants. Every group should record around 5 minutes video previously to ensure the smooth running of the competition session.


Award certificates and other prizes will be presented in closing ceremony of the conference. The prizes will be distributed among the members in each winner team. All participants of CEDC2023 will receive recognition from the conference and organizing committee.

Important Dates

November 10, 2023: Title Submission
December 1 8, 2023: Poster and Abstract Submission
December 4 12, 2023 : Deadline of Online Participants Registration
December 22, 2023: On-site Registration
December 23-26, 2023: CEDC Competition

Please download CEDC2023 templates of Abstract and Poster


Web Submission System: Before you submit your Abstract or Poster you have to first make the registration to CEDC2023 management system.
Abstract : All works should be prepared with two-page abstract in English
   – The abstract format can be downloaded from CEDC2023 Abstract Template
   – Two-page abstract will be published together with the proceedings of ICIARE 2023.
Poster : One-page poster will be printed by CEDC office. Please follow the formats exactly.
   – The poster format can be downloaded from CEDC2023 Poster Template.
   – All the works should be given a short oral presentation and demonstration to reviewers.


Each poster must be accompanied by one mandatory registration for one team, and the registration fee must be paid by the registration deadline. Without the a dedicated registration, posters cannot be included into the contest.
China Main-venue Registration Fee:
   (4-night 5-day hotel): 1600CNY(single room), 1200CNY(double room)
Japan Sub-venue or Online Participation Fee:
   Registration fee: 10.000 JPY
   ※Payment by university or public founds(scholarships or subsidies)
   Personal payment: 2,000 JPY
   iRE-Asia student members : free
   ※Student membership fee of iRE-Asia is 2,000JPY per year.


China : Prof. Yi Zhu, zhuyi@ujs.edu.cn
Japan : Prof. Tetsuya Morisaki, morisaki@ube-k.ac.jp
Korea : Prof. Bongjae Kim, bjkim@cbnu.ac.kr

Committee and Supported Organization

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