The National Research, Development and Innovation Office of Hungary (NRDIO) and the European Commission Directorates-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO) and Research and Innovation (DG RTD) organised the CENTRAL EUROPEAN COOPERATION FOR INDUSTRY 4.0 workshop on 20-21 September 2017 in Budapest, Hungary.
take advantage of a professional forum with regional actors (i.e.. higher education, research centres, enterprises, research and innovation agencies, funding agencies) being active in advanced manufacturing and open for international RDI collaborations
exchange ideas for innovative solutions and regional collaborative investments in the fields of Industry 4.0
identify relevant cooperation opportunities, get an insight of existing European networks
present your project idea for your potential partners
have a chance to prepare specific regional collaborative projects, participate in a personalised matchmaking, a consortium building.
Human-robot cooperation from sensors to standards,
Cost-effective Smart Factory: processing of production data, maintenance forecasting, manufacturing platforms, industrial Internet, cyber-physical systems, 3D printing.
The workshop will be linked to a matchmaking session driven byWatify: Watify will drive the interactive workshop and pre-arranged exploratory one-to-one meetings based on personalised agendas on the second day of the event.
Agenda and Presentations
20 September 2017, Wednesday
Official opening of the event
Prof. József Pálinkás, president of National Research, Development and Innovation Office (NRDI Office)
Addressing the event
István Lepsényi, state secretary, Ministry for National Economy
Smart specialization cooperation in Central Europe
Vittoria Alliata di Villafranca, Director, EU Commission; Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG REGIO)
Hungarian Industry 4.0 platform PDF (1 509 KB)
József Váncza, Head of the Research Laboratory on Engineering and Management Intelligence, Institute for Computer Science and Control, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (SZTAKI)
Introduction to Industry 4.0 matchmaking session
Eleonora Zoboli, Watify, Technopolis Group
Presentation of the Watify campaign and practical information on upcoming sessions, setting the scene for the multilateral working group meetings.
Multilateral Working group meetings driven by Watify
Group 1: Human-robot cooperation from sensors to standards
Moderator: Dr József Váncza, Institute for Computer Science and Control, Hungarian Academy of Sciences (SZTAKI)
Group 2: Smart Factory: processing of production data, maintenance forecasting, manufacturing platforms, industrial internet, cyber-physical systems, High-Performance Manufacturing
Moderator: Eleonora Zoboli, Watify, Technopolis Group
Matchmaking session driven by Watify – Eleonora Zoboli, Watify, Technopolis Group
Pre-arranged exploratory one-to-one meetings – based on a personalised agenda (max 30 min / meeting) with participants from Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain