BIESSE (BIES) group is a global leader in technologies for processing wood, glass, stone, plastic and metal. It designs, manufactures and distributes machines, integrated systems and software for manufacturers of furniture, door/window frames and components for the construction, ship-building and aerospace industries. In recent years, it has also been active in the plastic processing machinery sector, developing ad-hoc solutions for a growing market.
Asociación de Investigación de Materiales Plásticos y Conexas
Asociación de Investigación de Materiales Plásticos y Conexas (AIMP), Technological Institute of Plastics located in Valencia, is a private, non-profit Association with more than 500 associated companies created in 1990. AIMPLAS is formed by +160 highly skilled professional, more than 65% with a Masters, Engineering or equivalent degree in Chemistry, polymer engineering, materials engineering or equivalent, including 22 PhD.
Funding Box Accelerator FundingBox Accelerator is a non-profit private entity supporting, promoting, and launching technological & innovative ‘scale-ups’ (startups and tech SMEs) initiatives in Europe with more than 500 deep tech startups and 33k overall users engaged in its main platform.
IVLAB - Laboratoire Virtuel Européen dans le Domaine de l'Interopérabilité des Entreprises AISBL
Laboratoire Virtuel Européen dans le Domaine de l'Interopérabilité des Entreprises AISBL [The European Virtual Laboratory for Enterprise Interoperability - INTEROP-VLab] (IVLAB) is an International non-profit Association created in 2007 from the Network of Excellence INTEROP-NoE.
DIN Deutsches Institut fuer Normung e. V. (DIN) (engl. the German Institute for Standardization) is the German national organisation for standardisation. DIN develops standards and specifications as a service to industry, the state and society as a whole. As registered non-profit association, DIN has been based in Berlin since 1917.
Law and Internet Foundation (LIF) is a Bulgarian NGO & Research centre which supports and performs applied studies, scientific researches, programmes and projects in the field of legal, technological, economic and social issues related to the fast penetration of information and communication technologies both in public and private sectors. Recently the activities of the organisation have been focused on transferring knowledge, expertise and best practices for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth.
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHI) is the leading major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and research technology centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit, Hotpoint and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.
Factor Ingeniería y Decoletaje S.L. (FACT) is a service company with its own production center, which allows to monitor the projects and their production, with a specialized team and the latest technology in production systems. FACTOR works focused on the customers, committed to continuous improvement, generating synergies, innovating and following the highest quality standards.
The Ria Stone (RIAS) factory was created in June 2012 to produce porcelain stoneware articles for domestic use, its headquartered in Portugal/Aveiro/Ílhavo, and it has a social capital of 4.550.000€. The Vista Alegre Atlantis SGPS SA Group is its sole stockholder detaining 100% of the total capital of the Ria Stone factory.
Farplas Otomotiv Anonim Şirketi (FARP) is a 50-year-old Tier-1 automotive and mobility company located in Turkey. Major customers in passenger vehicle segment are Renault, Toyota, Hyundai, Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles Group and in commercial vehicle are Mercedes-Benz, Ford, MAN and Volvo.
FIDIA S.p.A. is a leading Italian manufacturer of machine tools. FIDIA designs, manufactures and sells Numerical Controls, High Speed Milling Systems and Flexible Manufacturing System for the production of complex parts and shapes mainly for the automotive, aerospace and energy sectors.
Ce.S.I. Centro Studi Industriali Srl (CESI) is an independent SME that focuses its activities on Design, Advanced Engineering and Consultancy in four strategic business areas: Machine tools, Advanced Materials, Transport and Micro-technology.
TTech Industrial Automation AG (TIAG) was launched as a subsidiary of the TTTech Group in August 2019. Industrial operations have a longer history within the company stretching back to 2010, beginning with the design and subsequent delivery of high-availability distributed control systems for Vestas wind turbines.
UNINOVA – Instituto de Desenvolvimento de Novas Tecnologias
UNINOVA - INSTITUTO DE DESENVOLVIMENTO DE NOVAS TECNOLOGIAS (UNI) is a multidisciplinary, independent, and non-profit research institute employing around 180 persons, located in the metropolitan area of Lisbon.
The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is a Spanish Public University with 13 High Technical Schools of Engineers, 40 Bachelors and 70 Masters and 30 PhD programs. The staff is more than 5.300 (2.700 teaching and research, 800 research and 1.800 administrative), with more than 35.000 students. UPV yearly budget is roughly 330 Meuro. UPV is very active in R+D Projects and contracts with private companies, the incomes produced by these activities are around 50 Meuro yearly.
BIBA - Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH
BIBA - Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH (BIBA) is an engineering research institute developing technical and organizational solutions for tasks from various areas of production technology as well as from other related scientific disciplines and puts them into practice both in SMEs as well as multinational companies.
IKERLAN S. Coop. (IKER) is a Spanish private not-for-profit Technology Centre created in 1974, member of the Basque Research Technology Alliance and a technological R&D actor within the Mondragon Corporation.
KnowledgeBiz (KBZ) is a Portuguese innovation and information systems company. Leveraging from the experience and participation in leading-edge research initiatives, Knowledgebiz is developing state-of-the-art products and services, customizable to meet clients’ needs.
Instituto Tecnológico de Informática (ITI) is a Spanish private Research & Technology organization located in Valencia, Spain. ITI is a Competence Centre in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), established in 1994 by a joint initiative of the Universitat Politècnica de Valencia (UPV), the Valencian Institute of Business Competitiveness (IVACE), and a group of companies from the ICT sector.
ENGINEERING Ingegneria Informatica S.p.A. (ENG) is the leading Italian software and services group, with 11,000 employees and 65 sites distributed in Italy, Germany, Spain, Belgium, Republic of Serbia, South America (Brazil and Argentina) and United States, a consolidated revenue portfolio in 2018 of almost 1.2 billion Euros.
IBM has the world's largest IT research organization, with more than 3,000 scientists and engineers working at 12 labs in 10 countries. IBM invests more than $5 billion a year in R&D, and is the world’s leader in patent filings.