Internet of things (IIoT), Cyber-physical systems, Vertical and horizontal process integration, Big Data, Fog & Edge computing, Virtual reality, Sensors & Monitoring
Renewable energies, Decentralized power generation, Energy recovery technologies, Energy storage concepts, Energy contracting models
Upcycling of industrial by-products, Waste water treatment, Off-gas treatment, Zinc recuperation processes, CO2 valorisation, De-NOx, De-SOx
Robotics & Artificial Intelligence
Industrial robotics, Artificial intelligence, Machine Learning, Automation of maintenance, High risk interventions on industrial processes, Visual recognition technologies, Drone technology.
Smart construction & Healthy buildings
Minimum CO2 emissions, Energy management systems, Energy performance, Smart City concepts, Building Information Modelling (BIM), Smart control systems
Electronic tracking technologies, Exoskeleton, Crowd monitoring and management, Real-time information, Decentral communication, Smart industrial plants, Interactive safety trainings
Mining & resources management
Scarcity of resources, Valorisation of abundant raw materials, Optimization of mining techniques, Recycling of waste materials, New industrial processes, Space mining
Advanced logistic & Sustainable mobility
Logistics automation, Electronic tagging, Industrial workflow optimization, Sharing models.
Additive manufacturing, Rapid prototyping, Metal powders for 3D printing, Nano-coatings, New design approaches, Material properties
Smart engineering applications & processes
3D scanning technology, Visual capturing technology, Reverse engineering methods, Concurrent engineering, Big Data management,Predictive Maintenance