31 October 2018, 14:30-16:30, PLENARY room
Increasing industry awareness on circular economic approaches has led to the development and use of environmentally friendly manufacturing technologies, matching the objectives of smart energy, zero-waste and minimal consumption of environmental resources. In this direction, automation, one of the key characteristics of modern manufacturing, is a strong contributor to making manufacturing efficient and sustainable. The session will focus on new and creative industrial technologies, notably for human-robot collaboration, additive manufacturing, artificial intelligence and data analytics.
Please find below the speakers, who will contribute to this session (The speakers’ order might not correspond to the order within the sessions!):
Moderator: Jürgen Tiedje, European Commission, DG Research & Innovation
Rapporteur: Fazel Ansari