EU IMS Newsletter – July 2011

The recent edition of the European Union newsletter, Issue No. 36, March 2011, is available for viewing at The highlights include greetings from the new editor, Marta Bulik, a review of the World Manufacturing Forum, Ia review of the Tampere International Manufacturing Summit, the latest news from Europe, and other manufacturing news and global events.

Issue No. 36, July 2011

  • Green Cars exhibits in the European Parliament
  • Industrialists and policy makers exchange views at the first World Manufacturing Forum
  • ICT Proposers’ Day 2011, Budapest, Hungary
  • Tampere International Manufacturing Summit 2011, Finland
  • European Robotics Forum 2011
  • US in focus: President Obama launched Advanced Manufacturing Partnership
  • Technology Strategy Board: new feasibility studies and research programs
  • A strategic vision for European standards
  • Energy Efficiency Plan to improve EU’s Industrial competitiveness
  • Commission proposes unitary patent protection to boost research and innovation
  • Online public consultation on cloud computing in Europe
  • EU Budget proposal 2014-2020: Significant increase in research and innovation
  • MANUFUTURE European Technology Platform’s Contribution to
  • Consultation- Green Paper “From Challenges to Opportunities: Towards a Common Strategic Framework for EU Research and Innovation funding”