Call for Project Exhibitions & Papers

The 2nd Global Competition on Systematic Innovation (GCSI) &

 3rd International Conference on Systematic Innovation (ICSI)

July 10-12, 2012, Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea


Accompanying conference:

Sponsored by the Society of Systematic Innovation (SSI)


Your outstanding innovation deserves Global Recognitions in the International Arena!

First place award: USD 1,000 + gold medal

Second place award: USD 700 + gold medal

Third place award: Free conf. registration (USD 500) + gold medal

Multiple gold/silver/bronze medals awards available

Personal presence is NOT required but encouraged.


You are cordially invited to participate and submit project(s)/ paper(s) to the Global Competition on Systematic Innovation (GCSI) & the International Conference on Systematic Innovation (ICSI).


*** GCSI is the world only exhibition/competition in the areas of TRIZ and Systematic innovation which not only value results but also the process to generate the innovation. Your innovative work can be recognized by this international area. This will be an excellent opportunity for you to showcase your innovation capabilities to the world. Gold/Silver/Bronze awards with monetary award up to USD 1000 will be awarded to outstanding projects.

*** GCSI will have its final round of project competition presented in one of the special sessions of the ICSI conference. Registrations of both ICSI & GCSI will enjoy a 20% special discount on conference & GCSI.

*** The 2012 ICSI conference is held together with the Global TRIZCON 2012 in Seoul, South Korea. For ONE registration, you can enjoy the full conference participations of the 2 conferences. This is the first time that the two major conferences are held together and will be the record breaking with most attendees and papers. TRIZ has been most pervasively and best applied in South Korea. Participants will be able to witness how Korean major companies and other world-class companies use TRIZ tools to dramatically elevate their global competitiveness. In addition, you will see most relevant quality papers at ICSI conference.

*** Authors of Selected papers of ICSI will be invited to submit an extended version of full paper for review and potential publication in the International Journal of Systematic Innovation or Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing Systems(SCI indexed).

*** Keynote speeches & tutorials by world renowned Dr. Sergei Ikovenko, Dr. Ellen Domb, and Mr. Darrell Mann.

Important dates are as follows: (See each activity CFP for details)

-         Registration deadline: May 15, 2012

-         Due date for project submissions: May 31, 2012

-         Notification of first screening results: June 15, 2012

-         Final exhibition: July 9-11, 2011; Location: Seoul, Korea.

-         Final awards recognition: July 11, 2012.

-         Global award announcement on web site: by July 31, 2012.

Further and updated information can be accessed at: and (e-mail:;

Your passing along the GCSI and ICSI events to whoever may be interested in them will be greatly appreciated.

With best regards, 

D. Daniel Sheu,
President, the Society of Systematic Innovation
Conference General Chair