Swedish-Belgian Innovation Initiative (SBII) Digitization of the future industry
04 Oct 2017
Bilateral event for Swedish and Belgian SMEs, academia and MNEs and their stakeholders.
•SBII is an industrial R&D partnering initiative with the objective to increase market-oriented high-technology R&D projects between Belgium and Sweden•On October 4th SBII will be officially launched, as a pilot, through a networking conference arranged on the topic: Digitization of the Future Industry •Belgium and Sweden face common industrial challenges and need to be constantly innovative and improve their production systems to maintain a solid domestic industrial base. Both countries being at the forefront of innovation, Belgium and Sweden form natural partners in tackling these tasksThe conference has a broad focus on Digitization of the Future Industry, with the following, prioritized sub topics:•Digital & Real Factories•Transparent Communication and Connectivity•People in Manufacturing•Solutions for flexible distributed production•Advanced manufacturing technologiesThe Aim of SBII is:•Gather the most technology -and R&D-intensive MNEs, SMEs, universities and research institutes from Belgium and Sweden•Match Belgian and Swedish MNEs, SMEs, universities and research institutes with the goal to launch joint market-oriented R&D projects•Learn more about available project funding through Eureka and Eurostars