• 'Factories of the Future 2020': Our priorities for advanced manufacturing research

Factories of the Future Call 2015 Officially Launched

The 2015 ‘Factories of the Future’ call for projects was officially launched today (21 October) at the annual Partnership Info Day hosted by the European Commission.

This year’s call addresses a diverse range of manufacturing issues including ICT innovation for manufacturing SMEs, the re-use and re-manufacturing of technologies, flexible production and integrated design (the full list of topics is available via the link below). A budget of €143 million has been assigned to this call by the European Commission.


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Innovation Portal

Our Innovation Portal is a unique resource combining a project database with community building and ‘mapping’ functions (allowing users to map projects on our ‘Factories of the Future 2020’ priorities).

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EFFRA members can log in via the members' portal in the header of this page (then go to 'My Area' and select 'Innovation Portal').

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