Founded in 1088, the Alma Mater Studiorum – Università di Bologna (UNIBO) is known as the oldest University of the western world. Nowadays, UNIBO still remains one of the most important institutions of higher education across Europe and the second largest university in Italy. UNIBO is organized in a multi-campus structure with 5 operating sites and, since 1998, also a permanent headquarters in Buenos Aires: 11 Schools, 32 Departments, 12 Research and Innovation Centers and more than 84.000 enrolled students.
Università degli Studi della Campania – Luigi Vanvitelli (UCLV) (until November 2016, Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli) participates to REMODEL with the Automatic Control group of the Engineering Department. The main skills of Automatic Control research group of UCLV, – http://www.roboticslab.unicampania.it – which will be involved in REMODEL, are focused on the following described research areas strictly related to the project. Such experience is proved by several publications in international journals and conferences proceedings of primary relevance, and by National and European patents.
IEMA has been present in the industrial automation area since 1979, producing electrical and electronic systems for automatic machines, from the design to the production plant. Offered services are:
- The study and planning of the electrical and/or pneumatic systems
- Choice and buying of materials
- Production of electrical switchgear following the required regulations
- Study and assembling of switchgears, mounting of wiring on machine and testing of isolation resistance
- Design and implementation of software
- Testing of hardware and software and validation of the machine at customer’s plant
- Final testing at the customer’s plant and after-sales assistance also by phone
Fundación TECNALIA RESEARCH & INNOVATION is a private, non-profit, research organisation resulting from the merger (1st January 2011) of eight research centers. TECNALIA is the leading private research and technology organization in Spain and the fifth largest in Europe, employing around 1,445 people (249 PhDs) and income of 105,2 Million € in 2017. TECNALIA is an equal opportunity employer: 56% men and 44% women employees.
Elimco Aerospace is a company powered by Ingemont that offers high added value technological solutions for aerospace, defence, rail and naval sectors, among others. Its 15 years of expertise in the sector makes it be a reference international company in the fields of engineering, development and manufacturing of equipment for aeronautic and aerospace vehicles and the technical support services.
Enki was born in 2002 as an OEM engineering, designing and prototyping company specialized in medical devices ranging from class 1 to class 3 thanks to its skills in microtubes extrusion carried out in clean room. Over the years it has developed and enlarged enhancing the capability and flexibility in extrusion and adding the skills in micro-components moulding, the braided tubes manufacturing and the forming of balloons for dipping e blow moulding.
Tampere University (TAU, Tampereen korkeakoulusaatio sr,) was created on 1 January 2019 as a merger of Tampere University of Technology (TUT) and University of Tampere (UTA). Multidisciplinary, foundation based Tampere University is Finlan’s second-largest university. TAU conducts scientific research in technology, health and society and provides the highest education within these fields. Tampere University Foundation that operates as Tampere University is also the majority shareholder of Tampere University of Applied Sciences. This new higher education community in Tampere consists of 30,000 students, 330 professors and 4,400 employees.
The Technical University of Munich is a prime educational and research institute in the state of Bavaria, with locations in and around Munich, Germany. It is consistently ranked among the best universities in the world (46th, 47th and 60th according to the World University Ranking, Academic Ranking of World Universities and QS World University Ranking, respectively). The Computer Science Department of the TUM is one of the best in Germany with its extensive collaborations with research institutes and industries alike and it is in the 9th position in the world in computer science (World University Ranking). Moreover, TUM is one of the five German universities that were awarded the “Universities of Excellence” status by the German National Science Foundation (Future Concepts 2006/2007 and 2012). Over 285M€ of external funding makes it one of the most successful universities in Germany in terms of third-party funding.
Poznan University of Technology (PUT) was established in 1930. Currently, it is one of the leading technical universities in Poland. PUT trains highly qualified personnel in the broadly defined field of engineering at 10 faculties and 26 fields of studies. Currently PUT employs over 2 thousands people (including 1300 academic staff and over 100 full professors). The University has a modern Centre for Mechatronics, Biomechanics and Nanoengineering.
ELVEZ d.o.o. (SME), is the manufacturer of specialized products for automotive industry, electrical and mechanical engineering, and white goods manufacturers. The excellence of their products and services, continual improvement and development of know-how, as well as good relations with all stakeholders are the baselines.
Volkswagen Poznań is a utility vehicle and components plant. The VW Caddy and VW Transporter have been produced in Poznań for more than 15 years. From there, the vehicles are distributed to markets throughout the world. Volkswagen Poznań is currently the largest employer in Greater Poland and one of the largest in the country. The company employs over 11,000 employees. In October 2016 a new plant for the Crafter in Białężyce next to Września was opened. In Poznań‟s Wilda a foundry operates and supplies high quality aluminium components to many Volkswagen AG plants throughout the world. Last year employees of the company produced nearly 240,000 vehicles and 4.5 million casts. These are record achievements in the 25 years history of the enterprise.