News & Events

  • IMPROVE – Consortium and Review Meeting in Bavaria

    On October 16 and 17, the IMPROVE partners came to Siegsdorf in Southern Germany for their second Progress and Review Meeting. At the Brückner Maschinenbau facilities, the partners found perfect conditions for two days of engaged project work – and were even able to visit the Brückner laboratory line in the course of the meeting. The progress...
  • IMPROVE highlighted as success story in German NCP yearbook 2017

    The national contact point ICT in Germany has identified Horizon 2020 project IMPROVE as one of eight success stories in their yearbook 2017.Having received an EC H2020 grant without prior applications, IMPROVE is described as one of few proposals successfully receiving the grant in the first attempt. In 2016, for example, a total of 3,860...
  • Joint IMPROVE Workshop in Lemgo

    IMPROVE Coordinator, HS-OWL invited students from the Marmara University in Istanbul to a joint workshop at the SmartFactoryOWL on the 6th and 7th of September 2017 in Lemgo, Germany. The attending people from the Marmara university, Institute Industrial IT and Fraunhofer IOSB-INA presented their work in the IMPROVE project and had extended...
  • Publication in Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing

    An article of IMPROVE Consortium member Peter Schüller (Marmara University) has been published in the Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing in May 2017. Together with Esra Erdem and Eray Gençay, Peter Schüller wrote about “Applications of non-monotonic reasoning to automotive product configuration using answer set programming”. Find more...
  • Two busy days in Brussels

    IMPROVE at the EFFRA FOF Community day and the Impact of cPPPs workshop
  • IMPROVE presentation at Hannover Messe 2017

    At the "North Rhine-Westphalia - Poland: two strong partners in science and business" event at the Hannover Messe, IMPROVE was presented as a best practice example by project partner Marta Fullen (Fraunhofer IOSB-INA). The event was organised on behalf of the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the German State of North...
  • 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,...