(November 3-9, 2017)Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Florida. ASME’s International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition is the largest interdisciplinary mechanical engineering conference in the world. IMECE plays a significant role in stimulating innovation from basic discovery to translational application. It fosters new collaborations that engage stakeholders and partners not only from academia, but also from national laboratories, industry, research settings, and funding bodies. The event features 20+ tracks, 240+ mechanical engineering topics, daily plenary sessions, industrial presentations, an Honors Assembly program and more.