Manufuture 2015

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Defining favourable conditions for reindustrialising Europe The EU has defined a strategic objective to boost reindustrialisation and increase the manufacturing industry’s current GDP contribution of approximately 16% to as much as 20%. In order to succeed, it is essential to optimise the use of key instruments such as the European Structural and Investment Funds and Horizon 2020 and widen the access to finance for new manufacturing ventures as well as established companies with high growth potential on global level.


Manufuture 2015 will:

  • Assess manufacturing research and development progress in Europe compared with global competitors
  • Define the conditions needed for successfully reindustrialising Europe
  • Identify and endorse new policy instruments, business models, support mechanisms and technologies
  • Develop recommendations for policy makers


Manufuture 2015 aims to attract around 800 participants. Join a community of business leaders, researchers, innovators, policy makers, representatives of key technology platforms and numerous European Commission representatives. Listen to over 50 international speakers and give your input to the debate about the future of European industry!

The participation of the brokerage event is free of charge.


The brokerage event offers partner contacts out of the entire production technology sector:

  • Production systems
  • Production planning and control systems
  • Machining and plant engineering
  • Innovative materials
  • Machine tools
  • Robotics and image processing systems


Why should companies attend to this event?

This format allows visitors to meet potential partners, present their technologies shortly and to get to know numerous europena companies and institutes.

  • Screen current scientific projects
  • Meet companies and research institutes with complementary core competences
  • Use the preliminary targeted search of partners
  • Present your technologies and know-how
  • Establish cross-border contacts
  • Get involved in dialogues with potential Partners


The B2B Networking provides companies, corporations, researchers and investors the right contacts to seize the opportunities and build collaboration across the borders. You can identify innovative technologies and find new solutions for existing problems. By participating B2B Networking you will get access to extensive technology expertise and new business channels and select your face2face meetings in advance by creating an online profile.



Enterprise Europe Network organizes a brokerage event on November 23 and 24 focusing on the following topics :

  • adaptive manufacturing
  • zero defect manufacturing
  • additive manufacturing
  • circular economy
  • industry 4.0
  • key enabling technologies

Why to participate

  • Establishing technology and commercial partnerships
  • Expanding your business abroad
  • Building quality partnerships for Horizon 2020 projects
  • Learning about new technologies and solutions
  • Showcase your most favourable projects, products or know-how
  • Present, discuss and develop new projects
  • Examine business and investment opportunities
  • Targeting potential business partners in pre-scheduled one-on-one meetings
  • Initiate cross-border contacts and co-operations

closed since 20 Nov 2015
Registration 1 May – 20 Nov
Meeting Selection 2 Nov – 24 Nov
Event 23 Nov – 24 Nov
Language English
Costs Free of charge
Venue Luxembourg Kirchberg
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 204
Meetings 248
Austria 1
Belgium 13
Bulgaria 2
Cyprus 1
Czech Republic 1
Finland 1
France 27
Germany 12
Greece 1
Hungary 1
Ireland 3
Israel 1
Italy 6
Lithuania 2
Luxembourg 84
Malta 1
Netherlands 7
Norway 1
Others 9
Poland 4
Portugal 5
Serbia 3
Slovak Republic 1
Slovenia 1
Spain 11
Switzerland 3
Turkey 5
United Kingdom 6
Total 213
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