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Factories of the Future Draft Calls 2018, 2019 & 2020 Available

Factories of the Future Draft Calls 2018, 2019 & 2020 Available



The European Commission has published draft Factories of the Future call topics for 2018, 2019 & 2020. These draft topics are published in two documents (one for DG Research-funded topics & one for DG Connect-funded topics):

Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology, & Advanced Manufacturing & Processing |
Information & Communications Technologies

Factories of the Future Call 2018 for project proposals will open later this October (2017).

EFFRA is supporting online brokerage to assist interested persons with finding potential project partners. Project ideas/expressions of interest in a FoF-2018, FoF-2019 or for the NMPB 20-2018 can be inserted/uploded on the EFFRA Innovation portal (information on how to add your expression of interest).

Ideas/expressions of interest which have already been uploaded may be viewed through the Innovation Portal. This includes presentations made during the recent Industrial Innovation Info Days.

View Project Ideas/Expressions of Interest | Further Information on Factories of the Future Calls for Proposals

Presenations from Industrial Innovation Info Days 2017 [available soon]