EIT Manufacturing brings together a group of world-class stakeholders that includes 50 leading partners from business, education and research. The diverse and multidisciplinary nature of the partnership provides the excellence and complementarity required to successfully address the current and emerging challenges of European manufacturing.

Our partnership is strongly committed to bringing these unique solutions into life and to boost manufacturing innovation in Europe by connecting people with skills, technologies with markets and innovators with investors.

Industry partners have an extensive footprint, covering multiple sectors including automotive, aerospace, process industry, machinery and equipment, electronics, ICT, medical technologies and consumer goods. This diversity will also support multi-sectorial innovation approaches with broad impact, while facilitating cross-sector learning. It covers the entire product lifecycle from concept and design to manufacturing and maintenance.

Academic partners include globally recognised universities for academic and innovation performance. They provide the educational capacity, curricula and top-level academics required to reach our educational goals. Besides their excellent technical competences, they also present great expertise and experience in novel approaches to manufacturing education.

Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs) contribute with their broad competences and specialised expertise in major manufacturing enabling technologies. They bring a high-end innovation eco-system and technological assets, such as innovation labs, test beds, fablabs and maker spaces to be used in innovation processes. All RTO partners are currently active in European strategic initiatives for manufacturing innovation, some of them having also played a major role in coordinating the efforts and/or representing the community in relevant initiatives.

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EIT Manufacturing brings together a group of world-class stakeholders that includes 50 leading partners from business, education and research. The diverse and multidisciplinary nature of the partnership provides the excellence and complementarity required to successfully address the current and emerging challenges of European manufacturing.

Our partnership is strongly committed to bringing these unique solutions into life and to boost manufacturing innovation in Europe by connecting people with skills, technologies with markets and innovators with investors.

Industry partners have an extensive footprint, covering multiple sectors including automotive, aerospace, process industry, machinery and equipment, electronics, ICT, medical technologies and consumer goods. This diversity will also support multi-sectorial innovation approaches with broad impact, while facilitating cross-sector learning. It covers the entire product lifecycle from concept and design to manufacturing and maintenance.

Academic partners include globally recognised universities for academic and innovation performance. They provide the educational capacity, curricula and top-level academics required to reach our educational goals. Besides their excellent technical competences, they also present great expertise and experience in novel approaches to manufacturing education.

Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs) contribute with their broad competences and specialised expertise in major manufacturing enabling technologies. They bring a high-end innovation eco-system and technological assets, such as innovation labs, test beds, fablabs and maker spaces to be used in innovation processes. All RTO partners are currently active in European strategic initiatives for manufacturing innovation, some of them having also played a major role in coordinating the efforts and/or representing the community in relevant initiatives.

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Aalto University

Aalto University was founded in 2010 when three leading Finnish universities, Helsinki University of Technology, the Helsinki School of Economics and the University of Art and Design Helsinki, merged to strengthen Finland’s innovative capability. The University has six schools with a total of 12,000 students and 4,000 employees, of which close to 400 are professors.

Contact person: Zoltan Javor
Email address: zoltan.javor@aalto.fi
Address: PO Box 15600, FI-00076 AALTO
Tel: +358 50 501 0204
Website: www.aalto.fi
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Finland
CLC North Finland

Accell Group

Accell Group is an international player in the field of high-quality bicycles, bicycle parts and accessories in the middle and top segments of the market, market leader in Europe and the number one in e-bikes. Accell Group manages a portfolio of strong national and international (sports) brands, each with their own instinctive market positioning, and being sold to dealers and consumers in more than 80 countries worldwide. Accell Group has about 3,300 employees across 18 countries and its shares are listed on the NYSE Euronext in Amsterdam.

Contact person: Jeroen Both
Email address: j.both@accell-group.com
Address: Industrieweg 4, 8444 AR Heerenveeen, The Netherlands
Tel: +31 513 638703
Website: www.accell-group.com
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Netherlands
CLC Central Netherlands

AERNNOVA Aerospace

Aernnova Aerospace is a large aerospace industrial company, specialized in Light Weight Structures design and manufacturing. Headquartered in Spain, Aernnova has expanded its activities with 4600 employees, to match global customers. Currently it has plants, engineering offices and projects underway in Spain, Mexico, Brazil, USA, China and Romania.

Contact person: Miguel Ángel Castillo
Email address: miguelangel.castillo@aernnova.com
Address: C/ Leonardo da Vinci, 13, 01510, Miñano Menor, Alava, Spain
Tel: +34 945185600
Website: www.aernnova.com

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Spain
CLC West Spain

Aerospace Valley

Aerospace Valley is the biggest European cluster dedicated to aeronautics, space and drone sector gathering more than 800 members from industry and research including 500 SMEs, large corporate groups, major aerospace research establishments, engineering schools and local authorities. The objective of Aerospace Valley is to leverage the competitiveness and visibility of its members. Industry 4.0 is at the core of Aerospace Valley strategy through several offered services such as networking, innovation and business development.

Contact person: Hanna-Kaisa SAARI
Email address: saari@aerospace-valley.com
Address: Chez Arts et Métiers Paris Tech, Esplanade des Arts et Métiers, 33405 TALENCE, FRANCE
Tel: +33 7 87 03 05 02
Website:www.aerospace-valley.com
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France
CLC West France

Arduino SA

Arduino is an open-source electronics platform based on easy-to-use hardware and software. Over the years Arduino has been the brain of thousands of projects, from everyday objects to complex scientific instruments. A worldwide community of makers – students, hobbyists, artists, programmers, and professionals – has gathered around this open-source platform, their contributions have added up to an incredible amount of accessible knowledge that can be of great help to novices and experts alike.

Contact person: Sara Therner
Email address: s.therner@arduino.cc
Address: Corso San Gottardo 6a, 6830 Chiasso, Switzerland
Tel: +41 765 604 234
Website: www.arduino.cc
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Switzerland
CLC South Switzerland

Arts et Métiers – Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Arts et Métiers

Arts et Métiers is a higher education engineering school in France with 8 Education and Research Campuses, 14 research laboratories and 3 institutes. Arts et Métiers develops teaching and research activities with a focus on five strategically chosen fields: Future of manufacturing, Mobility, Energy, Health Technology and Construction.

Contact person: Asmaa Messaoudi
Email address: Asmaa.messaoudi@ensam.eu
Address: 151 Boulevard de l’Hopital, 75013 Paris, France
Tel: +33 1 71 93 65 04
Website: artsetmetiers.fr
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France
CLC West France

Atos

Contact person: Jorge Rodriguez Edroso
Email address: jorge.rodriguez@atos.net
Address:
Tel:
Website:
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Spain
CLC West Spain

Avio Aero

Avio Aero is a GE Aviation business that designs, manufactures and maintains propulsion systems for civil and military aviation. It is the center of excellence for the entire General Electric group in the field of mechanical transmissions and low-pressure turbines. It employs more than 4,800 people at its headquarters at Rivalta di Torino, where its largest production plant is also located, and at its other major plants in Brindisi and Pomigliano d’Arco (Naples). Abroad, it has a plant and a test center in Poland.

Contact person: Marco Silvano
Email address: marco.silvano@avioaero.it
Address: via I Maggio 99, 10040 Rivalta di Torino TO, Italy
Tel: +39 011 008 2111
Website: www.avioaero.com
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Italy
CLC South Italy

Biba

BIBA – Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH is a private non-profit research institute focused on engineering science. BIBA carries out applied and contract research for relevant industries like logistics, automotive, aviation and wind energy. The institute offers technical and organizational solutions for problems from various areas of production, product development, logistics and other related disciplines. Since its foundation in 1981, BIBA has become one of the most internationally renowned research institutes in its field in Germany, with more than 25 years of EC framework programme experience, complemented by funding from regional and national RTD projects.

Contact person: Partick Klein
Email address: klp@biba.uni-bremen.de
Address: Hochschulring 20 28359 Bremen, Germany
Tel: +49(0)421 218 – 50 11
Website: www.biba.uni-bremen.de
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Germany
CLC Central Germany

Brembo

Brembo SpA is the world leader and acknowledged innovator of disc brake technology for automotive vehicles. Brembo supplies high performance brake systems for the most important manufacturers of cars, commercial vehicles and motorbikes worldwide, as well as clutches and other components for racing. Brembo is also a leader in the racing sector and has won more than 400 championships. Today the company operates in 15 countries on 3 continents, with 25 production and business sites, and a pool of over 10,600 employees, about 10% of whom are engineers and product specialists active in the R&D. 2018 turnover is € 2,640 million (12.31.2018). Brembo is the owner of the Brembo, Breco, AP, Bybre, and Marchesini brands and operates through the AP Racing brand.

Contact person: Roberto Vavassori
Email address: roberto_vavassori@brembo.it
Address: viale Europa, 4 – 24040 Stezzano (BG) – Italy
Tel: +39 035 605111
Website: www.brembo.com
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Italy
CLC South Italy

CEA — Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies Commission

CEA is a French public research and technology organisation in the areas of energy, defense and security, life sciences and information technologies. With a staff of 16,000 people CEA was named by Reuters the World’s most Innovative Research Institution. CEA’s technology research division brings new technologies to industry partners, including artificial intelligence, robotics, cybersecurity, vision, semantics, communications, additive manufacturing, nanomaterials, energy and microelectronics. CEA is a founding member of France’s national manufacturing platform Alliance Industrie du Futur. It operates in a large number of manufacturing platforms across France, including the national manufacturing programme FactoryLab, the flexible manufacturing testbed FFLOR.

Contact person: Valentina Ivanova
Email address: valentina.ivanova@cea.fr
Address: Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives, Institut List | CEA Saclay Nano-INNOV | Bât. 861-PC1043. 8 Avenue de la Vauve, F-91120 Palaiseau
Tel: +33 603 11 45 19
Website: www.cea.fr
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France
CLC West France

Centre Technique Industriel de la Plasturgie et des Composites – IPC

IPC is the Technical Centre of the French Plastics and Composites Industry, with more than 3,000 SMEs directly connected to IPC. As such, IPC is in charge of providing industry with innovative and high added value facilities and manufacturing pilot lines, cutting edge expertise and services. IPC covers the full industry value chain with its key fields of expertise including design and simulation of products and processes; advanced processes and tooling; industry 4.0; smart materials; plastronics; circular economy. Main markets addressed today encompass automotive, consumer goods, building, aeronautics, health, packaging, connectors, house appliances.

Contact person: Arnaud Littner
Email address: arnaud.littner@ct-ipc.com
Address: 2, rue Pierre et Marie Curie, 01100 Bellignat, France
Tel: +33 474 81 92 60
Website: ct-ipc.com
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France
CLC West France

Chalmers University of Technology

Chalmers University of Technology is a foundation university offering research and education in technology, science, shipping, and architecture with the vision “Chalmers – for a sustainable future”. Chalmers has more than 10 000 students and 3000 staff. We focus on a future, where we seek ecological, social, and economic sustainability. Chalmers is a strong global player in innovation and industrial collaboration. It is also a renowned university in the area of manufacturing in Sweden and Europe.

Contact person: Professor Johan Stahre
Email address: johan.stahre@chalmers.se
Address: Hörsalsvägen 7A, 412 96 Göteborg
Tel: +46 703 088 838
Website: www.Chalmers.se
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Sweden
CLC North Sweden

Comau

Comau, a member of the FCA Group, is a worldwide leader in delivering advanced industrial automation products and systems. Its portfolio includes technology and systems for electric, hybrid and traditional vehicle manufacturing, industrial robots, collaborative and wearable robotics, autonomous logistics, dedicated machining centers and interconnected digital services and products. Headquartered in Turin, Italy, Comau has an international network of 32 locations, 14 manufacturing plants and 5 innovation centers that span 14 countries and employ more than 9,000 people.

Contact person: Ennio Chiatante
Email address: ennio.chiatante@comau.com
Address: via Rivalta, 30, 10095 Grugliasco (Turin) – Italy
Tel: +393357858128
Website: www.comau.com
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Italy
CLC South Italy

CTU — Czech Technical University in Prague

The Czech Technical University in Prague (CTU) is one of the biggest and oldest technical universities in Europe and currently the major technical university in the Czech Republic with approx. 1,700 members of academic staff.
CTU currently has eight faculties and about 16,000 students. It is represented in EIT Manufacturing project by two of its units — The Czech Institute of Informatics, Robotics, and Cybernetics (CIIRC) and Faculty of Mechanical Engineering.

Contact person: Petr Šamánek
Email address: petr.samanek@cvut.cz
Address: Jugoslávských partyzánu 1580, Prague, Czech Republic
Tel: +420 224 354 237
Website: www.cvut.cz
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Czech Republic
CLC East Czech Republic

DFKI – Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz GmbH

The German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence, located in Kaiserslautern, Saarbrücken and Bremen, with a project office in Berlin, a Laboratory in Niedersachsen and a branch office in St. Wendel, is the leading German research institute in the field of innovative software technology. In the international scientific community, DFKI ranks among the most recognized “Centers of Excellence” and is currently the biggest research center worldwide in the area of Artificial Intelligence, as well as its application in terms of number of employees and the volume of external funds. The financial budget in 2018 was 48,8 million Euro.
DFKI projects cover the whole spectrum from application-oriented basic research to market and client-oriented design of product functions.

Contact person: Florian Mohr
Email address: florian.mohr@dfki.de
Address: Trippstadter Str. 122, 67663 Kaiserslautern
Tel: +49 631 20575 0
Website: www.dfki.de
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Germany
CLC Central Germany

Engineering Industries association of Lithuania LINPRA

LINPRA, established in 1993, is an independent self-governing business association. Both nationally and internationally, LINPRA represents the interests of the Lithuanian metal products, machinery and equipment, electro-mechanics and electronics, plastics and rubber industry companies. It unites more than 100 member organizations, business as well as education and science institutions.
LINPRA’s aim is to promote sustainable growth and international competitiveness of industry’s companies. Fuelling and accelerating Industry 4.0, LINPRA helps businesses reshape the way they work, innovate and create. In addition to public policy advocacy, LINPRA also supports its members in accessing worker education, developing export and more.

Contact person: Darius Lasionis
Email address: darius.lasionis@linpra.lt
Address: Savanoriu pr. 176C–803, LT-03154 Vilnius
Tel: +370 679 33872
Website: www.linpra.lt
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Lithuania
CLC North Lithuania

ESI Group

ESI Group is a Leading Innovator in Virtual Prototyping Software and Services.
Specialist in material physics established in more than 40 countries, ESI has developed a unique proficiency in helping industrial manufacturers replace physical prototypes by virtually replicating the fabrication, assembly and testing of products in different environments.

Contact person: Fouad El Khaldi
Email address: fouad.el.khaldi@esi-group.com
Address: 3 bis Rue Saarinen, 94528 Rungis, France
Tel: +33 (0)1 49 78 28 00
Website: www.esi-group.com
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France
CLC West France

Festo Didactic SE

Festo Didactic is the world-leading provider of equipment and solutions for technical education. The product and service portfolio offers customers holistic education solutions for all areas of technology in factory and process automation, such as pneumatics, hydraulics, electrical engineering, production technology, mechanical engineering, mechatronics, CNC, HVAC and telecommunications.
Festo Didactic products combine theoretical knowledge with practical experience in automation and technology. Intuitive and fast learning is achieved through practical learning systems and learning factories, which make the technologies and processes used in industrial production immediately tangible and illustrate them in an understandable way. People who are learning are able to use these systems to gather the real, practical experience that they need to work independently in industry and quickly contribute to a company’s productivity.

Contact person: Reinhard Pittschellis
Email address: Reinhard.pittschellis@festo.com
Address: Rechbergstrasse 3, 73770 Dekendorf, Germany
Tel: +49 711 3467 0
Website: www.festo-didactic.com
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Germany
CLC Central Germany

Fives Group

Contact person: Yannick Lepretre
Email address: yannick.lepretre@fivesgroup.com
Address:
Tel:
Website:
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France
CLC West France

IK4 – Asociacion Ik4 Research Alliance

IK4 is a private Alliance of 6 Research Centres (Azterlan, Ceit, Ideko, Ikerlan, Lortek and Tekniker, involving 1100 people, 27% PhD) located in the Basque Country. Our aim is to generate technological and scientific knowledge, promote its uptake and transfer it to the business framework. This enables us to complement the technological capabilities of companies and to contribute towards improving their competitiveness. IK4 is closely associated with companies (59% privately funded), and 74% of its activity is carried out in Advanced Manufacturing.

Contact person: Javier Laucirica Aranburu
Email address: jlaucirica@ik4.es
Address: Poligono Azitain 3k-2g-20600 Eibar (Gipuzkoa) Spain
Tel: +33 943820350
Website: www.ik4.es
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Spain
CLC West Spain

INESC TEC — Institute for Systems and Computer Engineering, Technology and Science

INESC TEC is a research institution, dedicated to scientific research and technological development, technology transfer, advanced consulting and training, and pre-incubation of new technology-based companies.
Hosting 750 researchers, it is the largest R&D organization in Portugal covering the thematic domains of Industry and Innovation, Computer Science, Networked Intelligent Systems, and Power and Energy.
In the manufacturing domain, INESC TEC focus on areas such as: supply chain management and logistics, decision support systems, modeling and simulation, data management and artificial intelligence, interoperability, cybersecurity, automation and robotics and innovation management.
To support its research, innovation and training activities, INESC TEC build the iiLAB – Industry and Innovation Lab, with 13 demonstrators in the Industry 4.0 domain, and participates actively in the coordination of the iMan Norte Hub – Digital Innovation Hub for Customer-Driven Manufacturing @ Norte.

Contact person: Luís Maia Carneiro
Email address: luis.carneiro@inesctec.pt
Address: Campus da FEUP. Rua Dr. Roberto Frias 4200 – 465, Porto, Portugal
Tel: +351 222 094 000
Website: www.inesctec.pt/
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Portugal
CLC West Portugal

ITP Aero

ITP Aero is an aero-engines manufacturer within the world’s top-ten companies of the sector. The ITP Aero activities span across the whole lifecycle of the aero-engines from R&D, design, manufacturing, casting, assembly and testing, to the in-service support and repair activities for a wide range of gas turbines, sub-systems and components. The company operates in five different countries with 3,800 employees and a turnover about 900 M€. Headquarters are located in Zamudio (Spain).

Contact person: Alfonso Alba
Email address: alfonso.alba@itpaero.com
Address: Francisca Delgado, 9 – 28108 Alcobendas (Spain)
Tel: +34 91 2060142
Website: www.itpaero.com
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Spain
CLC West Spain

KUKA

KUKA Deutschland GmbH is part of the KUKA Group. KUKA is a global automation corporation with sales around EUR 3.2 billion and with14,200 employees. As a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions, KUKA offers its customers everything from a single source: from robots and cells to fully automated systems and their networking in markets such as automotive, electronics, general industry, consumer goods, e-commerce/retail and healthcare. The KUKA Group is headquartered in Augsburg, Germany.

Contact person: Verena Stadtmüller
Email address: verena.stadtmueller@kuka.com
Address: Zugspitzstraße 140, 86165 Augsburg / Germany
Tel: +49 821 797-4077
Website: www.kuka.com
CLC Central
Germany
CLC Central Germany

Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems & Automation (LMS) – University of Patras

The Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems & Automation (LMS) is oriented on research and development in cutting edge scientific and technological fields. LMS is involved in a number of research projects funded by the CEU and European industrial partners. Particular emphasis is given to the co-operation with the European industry as well as with a number of “hi-tech” firms. It is organized in three different groups:
• Manufacturing Processes Modelling and Energy Efficiency
• Robots, Automation and Virtual Reality in Manufacturing
• Manufacturing Systems

Contact person: Panagiotis Stavropoulos
Email address: pstavr@lms.mech.upatras.gr
Address: Laboratory for Manufacturing Systems & Automation (LMS), Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics, University of Patras, Patras 26504, Greece
Tel:+30 2610 910160
Website: www.lms.mech.upatras.gr
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Greece
CLC East Greece

Magna Steyr

Over 100 years of experience in vehicle production and a broad range of services make Magna Steyr the worldwide leading brand-independent engineering and manufacturing partner for OEMs. As a contract manufacturer, Magna Steyr has produced more than 3.5 million vehicles – of 29 different models – to date. Globally 12,500 employees support these services. This global network of more than 30 locations on four continents covers a product group for energy storage systems in addition.

Contact person: Renald Kern
Email address: renald.kern@magna.com
Address: Liebenauer Hauptstrasse 317, 8041 Graz, Austria
Tel: +43 316 404 0
Website: www.magnasteyr.com
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Austria
CLC East Austria

MONDRAGON Corporation

MONDRAGON Corporation is a global technology business group, a cooperative alliance shaped by mutually independent cooperatives that bases its growth in the excellence, innovation, quality, social commitment and internationality. Being the biggest industrial cooperative group worldwide, active in more than 120 countries, it operates on the areas of manufacturing industry, finances and retail, carrying out initiatives in the fields of knowledge generation, education, innovation and the promotion of new businesses. MONDRAGON Corporation is today the sixth largest industrial group in Spain. With more than 75,000 workers, revenue in excess of €12bn and 260 companies and cooperatives, it is a leading reference point in terms of the co-operative movement worldwide.

Contact person: Joseba Bilbatua
Email address: jbilbatua@mondragoncorporation.com
Address: Paseo José Maria Arizmendiarrieta, 5 20500 MONDRAGON, Spain
Tel: +34 943 77 93 16
Website: www.mondragon-corporation.com/
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Spain
CLC West Spain

OCAS – Research centre for the application of steel

OCAS is an active research centre in metallurgy, coating and application development. It provides metal-based products and services on ferrous and non-ferrous alloys, sheet, plate and wire-based metal samples, optionally coated. Applicational focus is on both experimental testing and numerical modelling of in-use properties such as formability, weldability, resistance to fatigue, wear and corrosion. OCAS supports durability and lifetime estimation of metal structures by large-scale testing of components using unique engineered in-house equipment.

Contact person: Joachim Antonissen
Email address: joachim.antonissen@ocas.be
Address: Pres. J.F. Kennedylaan 3, 9060 Zelzate, Belgium
Tel: +32 09 34 51 211
Website: www.ocas.be
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Belgium
CLC Central Belgium

POLIMI — Politecnico di Milano

Politecnico Milano is a scientific-technological university which trains engineers, architects and industrial designers. Ranked first in Italy and 156th in the world, it is taking part into the European and world network of leading technical universities.
The University focuses on the quality and innovation of its teaching and research, developing a fruitful relationship with business and productive world by means of experimental research and technological transfer.
Politecnico di Milano is particularly committed to boosting Manufacturing through its departments and its ecosystem of consortiums, competence centre, incubator and participation to the World Manufacturing Forum.

Contact person: Paola Fantini
Email address: paola.fantini@polimi.it
Address: Via Lambruschini 4b – 20156 Milano
Tel: +39 0223992711
Website: www.polimi.it
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Italy
CLC South Italy

POLITO — Politecnico di Torino

The Politecnico di Torino (POLITO), founded in 1906 from the roots of the Technical School for Engineers created in 1859, is one of the most important universities in Europe for engineering and architecture studies, strongly committed to collaboration with industry. It has about 35.000 students (16% of them are international students) studying about 120 courses of different levels. Research activities are organized in 11 Departments and activate about 800 collaborations per year with industries, public institutions and local organizations. POLITO is linked to the most prestigious Universities in Europe and it is part of some of the major European interuniversity networks.

Contact person: Mariangela Lombardi
Email address: mariangela.lombardi@polito.it
Address: Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24, 10129 Torino, ITALY
Tel: +39 0110904745
Website: www.polito.it
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Italy
CLC South Italy

Prima Industrie

PRIMA INDUSTRIE S.p.A. heads a leading Group in developing, manufacturing and marketing of laser systems for industrial applications, sheet metal processing machinery (Prima Power); industrial electronics and laser sources (Prima Electro) and additive manufacturing solutions with both Powder Bed Fusion and Laser Metal Deposition technologies (Prima Additive).
With over 40 years of experience, the Group has installed more than 13,000 machines in more than 80 countries worldwide and is among the leading worldwide manufacturers in its market.

Contact person: Calefati Paolo
Email address: paolo.calefati@primapower.com
Address: Strada Torino-Pianezza 36, 10093 – Collegno, Turin, Italy
Tel: +39 3464127298
Website: www.primaindustrie.com
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Italy
CLC South Italy

RISE Research Institutes of Sweden

RISE is the Swedish Research Institute and Innovation partner. In international collaboration with industry, academia and the public sector, we ensure the competitiveness of the business community and contribute to a sustainable society. Our 2,700 employees support and promote all manner of innovative processes.
RISE is an independent, state-owned research institute that offers unique expertise and about 100 testbeds and demonstration facilities, instrumental in future-proofing technologies, products and services. We have a long history of acknowledged high-quality research and conducting assignments in each of these divisions.
RISE is a non-profit organisation. Our headquarters are located in Gothenburg, but we have employees all over Sweden.

Contact person: Boel Wadman
Email address: boel.wadman@ri.se
Address: Argongatan 30, 431 53 Gothenburg, Sweden
Tel: +46 31 7066180
Website: www.ri.se
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Sweden
CLC North Sweden

Sandvik Machining Solutions

Sandvik Machining Solutions is a market-leading manufacturer of tools and tooling systems for advanced industrial metal cutting. Products are manufactured in cemented carbide and other hard materials such as diamond, cubic boron nitride and special ceramics. Sandvik Machining Solutions also comprises the areas of additive manufacturing and digital manufacturing.
Sandvik Machining Solutions is represented in more than 150 countries, had in 2018 a turnover of approximately 40 billion SEK and employed close to 20,000 people.

Contact person: Jonas Jordberg
Email address: jonas.jordberg@sandvik.com
Address: Åsgatan1, 811 81 Sandviken, Sweden
Tel: +46 26 26 62 72
Website: home.sandvik
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Sweden
CLC North Sweden

SIEMENS AG

Siemens AG is a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering. Operating in the fields of automation, electrification and mainly also digitalization, Siemens holds leading market positions in all its business areas. For more than 170 years, Siemens stands for technological excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality. Today the company employs some 38.000 researchers and developers, who work on innovations that secure existing business and open up new markets. Collaborations are an indispensable mean of developing strategically important technologies.

Contact person: Nils Weinert
Email address: nils.weinert@siemens.com
Address: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, Werner-von-Siemens-Straße 1, 80333 Munich, Germany
Tel: +49 89 636 00
Website: www.siemens.com/ingenuityforlife
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Germany
CLC Central Germany

SONAE

Sonae is a multinational corporation managing a wide portfolio of companies in various areas such as retail, industry, financial, telco and others, creating value across several geographic areas, with a solid culture and highly-developed ability to innovate and execute its actions, taking the benefits of progress to an ever-increasing number of people. Sonae is present across all continents and geographies, gathering a team of talented professionals from all parts of the globe, in a total of 74 countries.

Contact person: Marlos Silva
Email address: mhsilva@sonaemc.com
Address: Lugar do Espido, Via Norte, Apartado 1011 4470-177 Maia, Portugal
Tel: +351 224 104 000
Website: www.sonae.pt
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Portugal
CLC West Portugal

SPINEA

SPINEA, s.r.o. is a modern Slovak mechanical engineering company involved in the development, manufacture and sale of high precision reduction gears and actuators under the DriveSpin trademark. The company was founded in 1994 and the impulse for it started with an invention of a Slovak design engineer. DriveSpin actuators are manufactured serially on the basis of a granted international patent.

Contact person: Viliam Duras
Email address: viliam.duras@spineaa.sk
Address: Okrajova 33, Presov, Slovakia
Tel: +421 51 7700 155
Website: www.spinea.sk
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Slovakia
CLC East Slovakia

Stryker Trauma Gmbh

Contact person: Nils Reimers
Email address: nils.reimers@stryker.com
Address:
Tel:
Website:
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Germany
CLC Central Germany

Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (STUBA)

Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (STUBA) is the largest and most significant technical university in Slovakia and it is a modern EU educational and research institution, founded in 1937. STUBA consists of 7 faculties: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Chemical and Food Technology, Architecture, Materials Science and Technology, Informatics, as well as one institute – Management. The studies are performed at 3 levels. In the area of scientific and research activities STUBA successfully joins European Union programmes.

Contact person: Oliver Moravcik
Email address: oliver.moravcik@stuba.sk
Address: Vazovova 5, 812 43 Bratislava 1
Tel: +421 905 930 247
Website: www.stuba.sk
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Slovakia
CLC East Slovakia

SUPSI — University of Applied Sciences and Arts of CLC Southern Switzerland

SUPSI is the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of CLC Southern Switzerland, integrated within the Swiss University Federal framework. The Department of Innovative Technologies deals with engineering sciences and applications in the following sectors: Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence, Electronics, Mechanics and Industrial Production. The Department’s work in the field of engineering and its industrial applications is promoted through university courses and continuing education programmes, as well as through applied research and technology transfer projects with companies. DTI strategic scientific and technological focus is currently on additive manufacturing, advanced robotics and new production systems, power electronics design, automation and control systems, new materials and value-added products, information technologies and artificial intelligence.

Contact person: Emanuele Carpanzano
Email address: emanuele.carpanzano@supsi.ch
Address: Galleria 2, Via Cantonale 2c / CH-6928 Manno
Tel: +41 (0)58 666 65 11
Website: www.supsi.ch/dti_en
CLC South
Switzerland
CLC South Switzerland

Technische Universität Braunschweig

The Technische Universität Braunschweig is the oldest technical university of Germany and a member of the TU9. Its research profile is characterised by long-term interdisciplinary and cross-faculty research alliances. By bundling our research activities, we contribute to overcoming major societal challenges, for example in the fields of battery technology, nanometrology, automotive engineering or aviation. Alongside research, the transfer of knowledge and skills is a key focus. The Technische Universität Braunschweig is particularly proud of the high research orientation and the continuous innovation of its teaching.

Contact person: Bastian Thiede
Email address: b.thiede@tu-braunschweig.de
Address: Institute of Machine Tools and Production Technology (IWF), Langer Kamp 19b, 38106 Braunschweig, Germany
Tel: +49 531 391 7153
Website: www.tu-braunschweig.de
CLC Central
Germany
CLC Central Germany

TECNALIA

Tecnalia is a benchmark Research and Technological Development Company in Europe. Its mission is to transform technology into GDP, by offering a different business perspective and creating solutions in co-operation with companies to provide value through technology. These competitive solutions transform and help businesses grow, while at the same time improve the future of society.

Contact person: Ane Irazustabarrena
Email address: ane.irazustabarrena@tecnalia.com
Address: Astondo Bidea, Edificio 700, E-48.160 Derio Bizkaia (Spain)
Tel: +34 946 430 850
Website: www.tecnalia.com
CLC West
Spain
CLC West Spain

TU Darmstadt – Institute of Production Management, Technology and Machine Tools (PTW)

Technische Universität Darmstadt is one of the foremost technical universities in Germany with high international visibility and reputation. The Institute of Production Management, Technology and Machine Tools (PTW) at TU Darmstadt is one of the leading production engineering institutes in Germany. We combine technology and organizational aspects to achieve excellence in production. Our researchers obtain their technical specialization by working in six research groups:
• Machine Tools and Industrial Robots
• Machining Technology
• Additive Manufacturing
• Centre for Industrial Productivity (Process Learning Factory)
• Management of Industrial Production
• Energy Technologies and Applications in Production (ETA-Factory)

Contact person: Christian Bölling
Email address: c.boelling@ptw.tu-darmstadt.de
Address: TU Darmstadt – Institute PTW
Otto-Berndt-Straße 2
D-64287 Darmstadt
Tel: +49 (0) 6151/16 20 841
Website: www.ptw.tu-darmstadt.de
CLC Central
Germany
CLC Central Germany

TU Delft — Delft University of Technology

Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), founded in 1842, is the oldest and largest University of Technology in The Netherlands. It is regarded as one of the world’s top Universities of Technology with excellent international rankings (e.g. ranked 58th globally in the World Reputation Rankings of Times Higher Education magazine, ranked 17th in QS World University Rankings by Engineering and Technology, 7th in Europe). The University has 25.000 students, more than 5.000 staff members and 8 Faculties. TU Delft offer 16 Bachelor’s programmes and 35 English taught Master’s programmes in science, engineering and design.

In the EIT Manufacturing the Faculties of Industrial Design Engineering (IDE), Aerospace Engineering (AE) and Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering (3ME) are actively involved as well as the TU Delft Smart Industry Fieldlabs RoboHouse, SAM|XL (Smart Advanced Manufacturing XL) and UPPS (Ultra Personalised Products and Services).

Contact person: Nela Kapelan
Email address: n.kapelan@tudelft.nl
Address: Valorisation Centre, Section Research Funding
Building 26, Building part C, Van der Burgh Tower
Van der Burghweg 1, 3rd Floor
2628 CD Delft
The Netherlands
Tel: +31 (0) 6 28362584
Website: www.tudelft.nl
CLC Central
Netherlands
CLC Central Netherlands

TU Wien – Technical University of Vienna

TU Wien is Austria’s largest scientific-technical research and educational institution in the field of science and engineering. About 4,000 research staff members and close to 30,000 students research, teach and learn under the guiding motto “Technology for People”. TU Wien’s eight faculties are split into 51 specialist institutes doing cross-disciplinary research in five core areas: Computational Science & Engineering, Quantum Physics & Technologies, Materials & Matter, Information & Communication Technology, and Energy & Environment.

Contact person: Sebastian Schlund
Email address: Sebastian.Schlund@tuwien.ac.at
Address: Theresianumgasse 27, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Tel: +43 (1)58801 33054
Website: www.tuwien.ac.at
CLC East
Austria
CLC East Austria

UCD – University College Dublin

For over 160 years UCD has stayed true to the vision of its founder John Henry Newman to create a university that would “benefit the wider world” whilst encouraging “true enlargement of mind”. UCD has made a unique contribution to the creation of modern Ireland, successfully engaging with Irish society. The research and innovation spectrum encompasses individual scholars, research groups, start-up companies and large-scale collaborations with industry. UCD is Ireland’s leader in graduate education with over 9,000 graduate students.

Contact person: Denis Dowling
Email address: denis.dowling@ucd.ie
Address: Belfield – Dublin 4 – Ireland
Tel:
Website: www.ucd.ie
CLC Central
Ireland
CLC Central Ireland

UT- University of Tartu

University of Tartu is Estonia’s leading centre of research and training. It preserves the culture of the Estonian people and spearheads the country’s reputation in research and provision of higher education. UT belongs to the top 1.2% of world’s best universities and is among the best universities of New Europe (EU13). The institutes of Technology and Computer Science at UT offer international Masters and Doctoral programmes in Robotics and Computer Engineering, Copmuter Science and Security and Cloud Computing. Industry collaboration focuses on Intelligent Materials and Systems, AI and Robotics, Mobility Solutions and Business Process Analytics.

Contact person: Laura Tomson
Email address: laura.tomson@ut.ee
Address: Lossi 3, 51003 Tartu, Estonia
Tel: +372 737 6547
Website: www.ut.ee
CLC North
Estonia
CLC North Estonia

voestalpine High Performance Metals GmbH

We are the leading company of the High Performance Metals Division of voestalpine. The Division is focused on producing and processing high-performance materials and customer-specific services including heat treatment, high-tech surface treatments, and additive manufacturing processes. Due to its unique sales and service network at about 160 sites around the world the division offers its customers material availability and processing as well as local points of contact. The division is the global market leader for tool steel and a leading provider of high-speed steel, valve steel, and other products made of special steels, as well as powder materials, nickel-based alloys, titanium, and components produced using additive manufacturing technologies. The most important customer segments are the automotive, oil and natural gas exploration, and mechanical engineering industries as well as the consumer goods and aerospace industries.

Contact person: Peter Kopfer
Email address: peter.kopfer@voestalpine.com
Address: Donau-City-Straße 7, 1220 Vienna
Tel: +43 50304 1022354
Website: www.voestalpine.com
CLC East
Austria
CLC East Austria

Volkswagen

The Volkswagen Group comprises twelve brands from seven European countries.The product spectrum ranges from motorcycles to small cars, luxury vehicles, pick-ups, buses and heavy trucks. The Group operates 120 production plants in 20 European countries and a further 11 countries in the Americas, Asia and Africa. With its “TOGETHER – Strategy 2025” future program, the Volkswagen Group is paving the way for the biggest change process in its history: the realignment to become a globally leading provider of sustainable mobility.

Contact person: Knut Schmidt
Email address: knut.schmidt@volkswagen.de
Address: Letterbox 1499, Berliner Ring 2, 38436 Wolfsburg, Germany
Tel: +49 5361 9-20399
Website: www.volkswagenag.com
CLC Central
Germany
CLC Central Germany

Volvo Group Trucks Operations

The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment, drive systems for marine and industrial applications, and services. Founded in 1927, Volvo Group has approximately 100,000 employees today, production in 19 countries and sales activities in some 190 markets. Volvo Group is the second-largest heavy-duty truck brand in the world with a production structure based on global presence. We have eight wholly owned assembly plants and nine factories owned by local interests.

Contact person: Johan Svenningstorp
Email address: johan.svenningstorp@volvo.com
Address: Gropegårdsgatan 2, 405 08 Gothenburg, Sweden
Tel: +46 76 5537274
Website: www.volvogroup.se
CLC North
Sweden
CLC North Sweden

Whirlpool EMEA

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the leading major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 65 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2018. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit, Hotpoint and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.
In Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) it has approximately 21,000 employees, a sales presence in more than 30 countries and manufacturing sites in seven countries.

Contact person: Paola Basta
Email address: paola_basta@whirlpool.com
Address: Via Carlo Pisacane 1, 20016 Pero (MI), Italy
Tel: +39 0283715549
Website: www.whirlpoolcorp.com
CLC South
Italy
CLC South Italy

Headquarters
Paris Centre d’Intégration Nanoinnov. 8
Avenue de la Vauve, Palaiseau,
France

CLC Central
Darmstadt
Christian Bölling
C.boelling@ptw.tu-darmstadt.de

CLC South
Milan
Giacomo Martinotti
Giacomo.martinotti@gmail.com

CLC West
Donostia/San Sebastian
Antoni Pijoan
antoni.pijoan@tecnalia.com

CLC North
Gothenburg
Johan Stahre
johan.stahre@chalmers.se

CLC East
Vienna
Rahel Falk
Rahel.Falk@tuwien.ac.at

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Headquarters
Paris
Centre d’Intégration Nanoinnov. 8
Avenue de la Vauve, Palaiseau, France

CLC West
Donostia/San Sebastian
Antoni Pijoan
antoni.pijoan@tecnalia.com

CLC Central
Darmstadt
Christian Bölling
C.boelling@ptw.tu-darmstadt.de

CLC North
Gothenburg
Johan Stahre
johan.stahre@chalmers.se

CLC South
Milan
Giacomo Martinotti
Giacomo.martinotti@gmail.com

CLC East
Vienna
Rahel Falk
Rahel.Falk@tuwien.ac.at

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Headquarters
Paris
Centre d’Intégration Nanoinnov. 8
Avenue de la Vauve, Palaiseau, France

CLC West
Donostia/San Sebastian
Antoni Pijoan
antoni.pijoan@tecnalia.com

CLC Central
Darmstadt
Christian Bölling
C.boelling@ptw.tu-darmstadt.de

CLC North
Gothenburg
Johan Stahre
johan.stahre@chalmers.se

CLC South
Milan
Giacomo Martinotti
Giacomo.martinotti@gmail.com

CLC East
Vienna
Rahel Falk
Rahel.Falk@tuwien.ac.at

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