Objective: the aim is to generate sub-projects developing high technology products, processes, systems or services contributing to solving some of europe's major environmental problems.
Flexible communication network in the field of industrial production systems integrated in company operations to develop competitiveness in mfg. Methods/design, mfg.Systems/ technology and organisation/human resource development.
Providing a methodology for product dev. Teams in order to understand weak areas or barriers to creativity. A holisitic approach will be synthesised that utilises the most appropriate creativity tools in order to maximise creative output.
Investigation and characterisation of the performance of a new category of optical filters based on the combination of single mode polymer optical fibres and bragg gratings in order to offer a new level of performance compared to existing technologies.
The e-powercard project will develop a tool for use by schools, governments and parents to disseminate information about healthy eating, and will provide a mechanism for controlling and monitoring foodstuffs on sale at schools.
The eureka tourism project will join companies interested in tourism, culture and leisure with others focusing on the development of technologies applicable for tourism use and services.
Pro-factory is a european network that aims to bring forward and coordinate applications-oriented, bottom-up, collaborative r&d projects in production and robotics for greater competitiveness and sustainability.
The strategic aim is to increase european manufacturing competitiveness by providing an application-oriented, bottom-up, collaborative r&d support mechanism primarily focused on 'new added value products and related services'&'innovative production processes and systems'.