Wealthy and Innovative Industry (WII)
|“Wealthy and Innovative Industry” (WII) 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.
Chair of Advisory Board: