European Robotics Forum 2021
The EC is promoting several initiatives to provide support to SMEs willing to incorporate Robotics solution in their business or directly to Robotics SMEs through the Cascade Fund mechanism. Those initiatives provide EU Funding and/or technical and non-technical support to SMEs to run pilot demonstrations of novel technologies and concepts which can results in improved productivity or SMEs, or in opening new robotic business potentials or larger markets for Robotics SMEs.
Some of these initiatives are running under I4MS – ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs, is a European initiative supporting manufacturing SMEs and mid-caps, such as: Better Factory, Ai Regio, Vojext, Kitt4SME, DIH-World, Pulsate, DigitBrain, Change2Twin.
|10 min||Financial Support to Third Parties FSTP Mechanisms Maria Roca, FundingBox, Project Manager I4MS4Ts|
|10 min||Presentation of I4MS Phase 4 initiative Maria Roca, FundingBox, Project Manager I4MS4Ts|
|10 min||Better Factory project presentation & Open Call opportunities Natalia Cardona, Mobile World Capital Barcelona, Communications and Marketing Better Factory|
|10 min||VOJEXT project presentation & Open Call opportunities Xenia Beltrán, Coordinator VOJEXT|
|10 min||Brokering System of I4MS Marta Portalés, Mobile World Capital Barcelona, I4MS4Ts|
|10 min||Best Practices Begoña Sánchez, Tecnalia, I4MS4Ts|
|15 min||Networking and 1-on-1 meetings Group dynamics and 1-on-1 meetings to orientate possible candidates to cascade funding with representatives of Innovation Actions, Mobile World Capital, Tecnalia and FundingBox specialist.|
|10 min||Closing Maria Roca, FundingBox, Project Manager I4MS4Ts|