Working tables covered the following topics:

- Additive manufacturing (SLM, SLS, EBM, FDM, LC, SL and hybrid manufacturing)

- Industry 4.0 (Cyber-Physical Systems, Internet of Things and Services, Big Data, Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence)

- Robotics (collaborative robotics, robotics for machine tool industry)

- Materials (advanced materials, nanomaterials, smart materials, new materials)

- Production processes (value chain for new technologies, supply chain integration, modelling, simulation, digitalized business models)


Representetives from below RTD organisations and innovation support initiatives:

- Fraunhofer IWS

- Centre of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies

- Reverse Engineering Lab

- TU Dresden Med

- Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

- BadMat Materials Research Lab

- Rapid Prototyping Lab

- Production Management Group

- Machine Vision Laboratory

- Quality Management Group

- Automation and Robotics Laboratory

- UPEER (Ukrainian Platform for Excellence in Education and Research)



- TRANS3net

- InnoPeer AVM

- Polish Association for Production Management


Participants expressed their experiences with innovation management, exchanged best practices and discussed on challenges connected with innovation management in a research.

Some ideas about new project applications were discussed few mutual research ideas were choosen (Machine Vision Laboratory + Quality management group; Automation and Robotics Laboratory + Production Management Group).



int'l RTD


tech fields


R&I organisations