Call for papers for TFC2023

The theme of the 23rd International TRIZ Future Conference TFC2023 is “Inventing and Developing Sustainable Solutions in a Disruptive World.” The event is co-hosted by ETRIA and Coburg University of Applied Sciences and will be held in Coburg, Germany, September 12-14, 2023. Main topics of the conference are: Computer Science & AI partnerships with TRIZ … Read more

Free Webinar by Dr. Oleg Feygenson: February 2, 2023

On February 2, 2023, MATRIZ Official will conduct the webinar “Systematic Innovation Using TRIZ” by President of MATRIZ Official, Dr. Oleg Feygenson. The webinar is free to attend, but registration is required. Time: 13:00-14:00 CET (20:00 CST; 7:00 EST). A recording will be available for those who can’t attend the live session. More information is … Read more

Proceedings TRIZfest-2022

The theme of the 17th MATRIZ conference, held in Graz, Austria, from Aug. 31 to Sept. 3, 2022, was “TRIZ for Addressing Real Life Challenges.” You can download the conference report here for free.

MATRIZ changes certification for Level 2 and 3

To enable academic recognition at universities for TRIZ Levels 2 and 3, the (“old”) MATRIZ has again changed the certification. At the four targeted universities in Europe and the USA, the double knowledge test is standard, while in TRIZ certification only one testlevel has been required so far. Dr. S. Yatsunenko therefore presented a draft … Read more

Controversy after the formation of MATRIZ Official

The new election of the MATRIZ Board on September 3, 2022 caused displeasure and incomprehension in the TRIZ community. As a consequence, MATRIZ Official was established on September 8. Further background is provided by two official letters of the “old” and the “new” MATRIZ, which we quote here in full: Dr. Sergey Yatsunenko, the newly … Read more

New MATRIZ Board

On September 3, the members of MATRIZ (regional TRIZ associations) elected the new board during the TRIZ Congress at TRIZfest-2022. You can see the result in the screenshot. Due to the high number of Chinese TRIZ associations, many people who had previously managed the work in the international TRIZ Association were no longer elected. From … Read more

2022 ICS & GCS Conference: Call for Papers and Projects

“AI + IM: Intelligent Innovation Methods” will be the conference theme for the 13th International Conference & Global Competition on Systematic Innovation (ICSI & GCSI). On October 15 and 16, 2022, On-site as well as On-line Meetings will take place at the National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. ICSI/GCSI provides excellent networking opportunities for researchers … Read more