News & Events

  • IMPROVE at the EFFRA FoF Community Day

    On May 16th, IMPROVE will take part in the EFFRA FoF Community Day in Brussels. Consortium members Dagmar Auerbach (Eurice) and Alexander von Birgelen (HS-OWL) will give a short presentation on the project in one of the parallel sessions allocated to “Humans in Factories”. For the second time, IMPROVE was invited to take part and give a short...
  • IMPROVE research presented at round table on Innovation and Smart Manufacturing

    On March 8th, IMPROVE partner OCME took part in B&R’s smart table on the situation of Italy’s producing industry at the “Culture’s palace” in Milan. In the course of the discussions that brought together representatives from the entire Italian production chain, OCME-representatives Davide Buratti, R&D Manager, and Eng. Oscar Gerelli,...
  • Inspiring Technical Review in Brussels

    The IMPROVE Consortium presented and discussed their work with EC experts
  • On the right track: IMPROVE partners meet for a joint work session in Istanbul

    The IMPROVE partners Arcelik A.S, Marmara University and Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences kicked off this New Year with a meeting in Istanbul from 17 to 19 January. Welcoming their colleagues from Germany to the buzzling metropole on the Bosporus, the three-day meeting took place at the premises of both Turkish partners: at...
  • New HMI Cluster Activities: IMPROVE and INCLUSIVE Join Forces

    Seeking for new cluster activities within the community for human-machine interface (HMI), the IMPROVE consortium came across INCLUSIVE – a project that has just started last October. With all of its previous cluster projects ending in 2015, IMPROVE needed new partners focusing on HMI research and its wider application. INCLUSIVE is a project...
  • IMPROVE consortium meets in Munich for the 1st Progress Meeting

    After one year of project work, Prof. Birgit Vogel-Heuser and her team welcomed the IMPROVE partners at the premises of the AIS at TU Munich for the project’s first Progress Meeting on October 11th and 12th. The Consortium members used the two meeting days discussing the work performed during the first project year, planning next steps and working...
  • IMPROVE at „Successful R&I between North Rhine-Westfalia and Poland“

    IMPROVE-partners Marta Fullen (Fraunhofer IOSB) and Adam Gąsiorek (TT) presented the project at the “Successful R&I between North Rhine-Westfalia and Poland”-Conference in Cologne. The conference was organised on behalf of the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia and the Consulate General...
  • IMPROVE highlighted in EFFRA newsletter

    Following the successful IMPROVE presentation during the EFFRA Fof Conference in April, the project is now described in IMPACT - the newsletter from the European Factories of the Future Research Association (EFFRA). The second edition of IMPACT focuses on six EU-funded projects: ROBO-PARTNER, LinkedDesign, Use-It-Wisely, Eco-Solar Factory,...