Online School, Innovation and Smart Manufacturing, Sep 27 – Oct 1

Online School

Innovation and Smart Manufacturing

(with practical sessions for trainees on Pitching for Support)

Sep 27 – Oct 1, 2021

How to apply: online at

Deadline for admissions: Sep 20, 2021

International ONLINE School with practice-oriented lectures related to new technologies and innovation in Smart Manufacturing, including the following topics:

  • Innovation at Universities
  • University Business Cooperation initiatives
  • Digital culture in supporting innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Open science
  • How to co-design and deliver the curriculum with external stakeholders
  • How to integrate research, education and industry activities
  • From Idea Generation to New Enterprise Creation
  • From Design Thinking to Funding
  • Pitching for Support
  • Informal learning opportunities
  • How to exhibit a product or a service at international fair
  • New systems of Fiscalisation – internet and mobile accounting
  • Innovation in Manufacturing
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI)
  • AI-driven innovations in manufacturing and business
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Modeling in Smart Manufacturing
  • Smart Factories
  • Industry 4.0 and Industrial IoT (IIoT) – digital transformation
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Flexible production cell
  • Advanced scanning technologies

Practical sessions:

  • Business Communication – Student Pitch projects with feedback and suggestions for improvement
  • Networking/match-making sessions between academics and companies

Who can attend: Students (BSc, MSc, PhD), Academic staff, Non-academic university staff, Company employees.

Lecturers: Academic lecturers and Business professionals

When: Sep 27 – Oct 1, 2021 (9 – 15 h)

Where: Online

Tuition fees for the school: FREE, funded by the SMART2M project this year

Trainees will have an opportunity to gain the international Certificate of Achievement


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