Introducing an international conference “MANUFUTURE 2017 – Moving up the Value Chain” taking place on 24-25 October, 2017 in Tallinn, Estonia. This will be the 9th time since 2001 that we have imagined the future of manufacturing.
MANUFUTURE 2017 will focus on smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0
in practice, the factories of the future, robotics, the
internet of things and smart products. The program is taking
shape here at the conference website and the registration is
opened. Please find the registration terms and form below.
MANUFUTURE 2017 will take place in autumn 2017, during the
second half of Estonia’s Presidency of the Council of the
European Union (EU) and at a time when the biggest EU Research
and Innovation program, Horizon 2020, will be reaching its
MANUFUTURE 2017 will thus serve as a forum for stakeholders
from industry, universities, research institutions and
government to discuss opportunities for better implementation
of the EU Framework Programme for research and innovation as
well as respective national initiatives.
In the course of its EU presidency, Estonia will be paying
attention to how to shape the positions of different
stakeholders regarding general and sectoral industrial policies
in the context of the European Union, taking into account the
European Union Industrial Renaissance initiative.