Innovative Industries and Organizations
|“Innovative Industries and Organizations” is an inter-disciplinary research thematic strand, that will focus on four main key areas, aligned with Horizon 2020, which attempt to address current and future challenges of European Industry exploring sustainable and social efficiency objectives combining advanced manufacturing processes, smart technologies and knowledge workers. Europe needs to recover the economic growth and jobs and to reverse the decline role of industry for the 21st century. Wealthy, competitive and sustainable industries ask for new technologies and more integrated and holistic approaches moving from cost oriented to high adding value strategies based on technical and organizational innovations.
This research thematic strand will focus on three main key areas, aligned with Horizon 2020, which attempt to address current and future challenges of European Organizations to overcome the present economic crisis, to develop disaster-resilience and to thrive in secure digital environments.
Europe is experiencing a deep economic crisis that affects millions of citizens and exposes the weakness of the Union economic system. The research of organizational resilience is relevant to policy makers, researchers and entrepreneurs involved in creating dialogues and joint initiatives to the resilience of the European Union (EU) economic system and to reduce the impact of the economic crisis.