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Consumer Driven Local Production with the Help of Virtual Design and Digital Manufacturing

Objective

Consumer Driven Local Production with the Help of Virtual Design and Digital Manufacturing.

Objectives:
• To connect enabling virtual design and sales technology to enabling digital manufacturing technology and demonstrate their advantages and benefits;
• To demonstrate how virtual design and sales technology can be exploited by the fashion and sports goods industry and how, by means of such technology, consumer driven local production can be established.
• To accelerate and support the growth of European creative industries, especially in competing against low cost imports and bring production back to Europe;
• Through efficient dissemination create tens of innovative solutions with high market potential for the European creative industries SMEs.

How they will be achieved:
• A study of consumer attitudes and preferences towards interactive sales networks and customization sets the basis for the project. In order to utilize already available technology and to aim beyond the state-of-the-art, a Kick-Off Round Table Workshop will be organized at the beginning with wide participation by suitable IT suppliers.
• The novelties of the project are the inspiring and interactive avatar, radically new product construction system connected to no-inventory continuous from-roll-to-bag production, plus connecting digital consumer driven design to consumer driven manufacturing.
• The results of the project will be efficiently demonstrated by Road Show Workshops to be organized throughout Europe in cooperation with local Industry Associations.

Relevance to the work programme:
• The project will stimulate collaboration between ICT innovative technology providers and creative industry SMEs for wider adaption and deployment of innovative digital solutions.
• The aim is to accelerate and support the growth of European creative industries by improving their competitiveness and by bringing production back to Europe.

Call for proposal

H2020-ICT-2014-1
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Funding Scheme

IA - Innovation action

Coordinator

TAMPEREEN KORKEAKOULUSAATIO SR
Address
Kalevantie 4
33100 Tampere
Finland
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
EU contribution
€ 283 125

Participants (8)

HOEGSKOLAN I BORAS
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 189 968
Address
Allegatan 1
50190 Boras
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
DOUËLOU NV
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 57 586
Address
Kempische Steenweg 303, Bus 56
3500 Hasselt
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
AMER SPORTS OYJ
Finland
EU contribution
€ 25 221,88
Address
Konepajankuja 6
FI00511 Helsinki
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
CYBERLIGHTNING OY
Finland
EU contribution
€ 110 337,50
Address
Teknologiantie 2
90590 Oulu
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Alu Group S.L.
Spain
EU contribution
€ 83 234
Address
C/ Ilicitano Ausente 14
03202 Elche
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
PRINTSCORPIO OY
Finland
EU contribution
€ 32 746,88
Address
Urheilukentantie 6
36720 Aitoo
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
MIRALAB SARL
Switzerland
EU contribution
€ 0
Address
Chemin Des Pres De La Gradelle
1223 Cologny
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
LECTRA BENELUX NV
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 24 390,62
Address
Dendermondesteenweg 636
9070 Destelbergen
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)