EU Member States and Regional Initiatives in Manufacturing

Member State/RegionsProgrammeFocus
Technological and process innovation
BelgiumMADE DIFFERENT – Factories of the futureProcess innovation
Belgium-FlandersFlanders Make
Product & technology innovation
GermanyIndustrie 4.0Technological innovation, in particular CPS
GermanySmart Service WorldIntegration of cross sectoral value networks
Cross usage of data between different areas of daily life
GermanyAutonomik for Industrie 4.0 - Production, Products, Services in the Internet of the Futurelogistics, engineering models (i.e. decision making support schemes), working conditions (human-machine interaction, safety & security), service robotics
Germany - Ostwestfalen-Lippe It's OWLTechnological and Process Innovation for Production
Germany – Baden-Württemberg Allianz Industrie 4.0 BWSME (down to 50 employees)
DenmarkMADE – Manufacturing Academy of Denmark
GreeceRegional Operational Programme of Region of Western Greece for the Period 2014-2020Advance Materials, Nano – Technology and Microelectronics supported by ICT
SpainEstrategia Fabricacion Avanzada
Grupo Spri
Industry upgrading for economic sustainability; Manufacturing efficiency for environmental sustainability; Quality employment for social sustainability
ItalyCluster Fabbrica Intelligente CFI (Intelligent Factories Cluster)Products, Processes, Manufacturing System, Manufacturing networks
Italy - LombardiaCluster Fabbrica Intelligente Lombardia AFIL (Cluster Intelligent Factories Lombardy)Products, Processes, Manufacturing System, Manufacturing networks
FinlandMANU - Digital manufacturing technology & systems (2012-2017)
FinlandS-STEP - Smart technologies for lifecycle performance (2014-2018
FinlandSIMP - System integrated metal production (2014-2018)
FinlandS4Fleet (2015-2018)
FinlandIndustrial Internet – Business Revolution (2014-2019
FranceUsine du FuturSME's diagnostics and modernization incentives
France / Ile-de-FrancePlan “Usine du future”
Ile-de-France RIS 3 strategy
Systematic cluster “Usine du future” roadmap
Support measures targeting SMEs; Engineering of complex systems and software
NetherlandsSmart IndustryAcceleration of introduction of ICT in manufacturing and adaption of business value chains
PortugalPRODUTECH – Production Technologies Cluster
Produtech - Portal
Advanced Manufacturing Systems
United KingdomInnovate UKUK businesses
United KingdomHigh value Manufacturing CatapultBusinesses in the field of high value manufacturing. i.e. a high level of R&D intensity, leading to significant growth. Customers include large multinationals to small spin-out companies and anything in between.
United Kingdom - ScotlandAction Plan for ManufacturingDevelop Leadership and Skills; Supply Chain Capability
SwedenProduktion 2030Develop Leadership and Skills in sustainable production

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