9th Workshop – Flexible & Printed Electronics Industry (Targeting the Digital Transformation)

SmartLine has organized the 9th Workshop – Flexible & Printed Electronics Industry: Targeting the Digital Transformation that took place at Athens, Greece at 22 October 2018.

The Workshop brought together Top-class Scientists, Engineers, Key Industrial Players, End-Users, Entrepreneurs, Investors, Policy Makers and Representatives from the National and EU Authorities to discuss, network and establish the Strategy and Policy for boosting the rapidly evolving Flexible & Printed Electronics multi-Billion Industry in Green Energy, Lighting, Electronics, Automotive, Smart Buildings, Greenhouses, Intelligent Packaging, Wearables, IoT, etc. and its role in the Digital Transformation of the Industry.

Topics discussed include:

  • The Flexible & Printed Electronics Sector and Activities
  • Manufacturing and Processes of Flexible Organic & Printed Electronics
  • Printed Organic Electronics and Automation in Factories of the Future
  • Tools for the Digital Transformation of the Industry
  • Energy and Lighting for Smart Buildings, Automotive, Greenhouses, Healthcare, etc.
  • Sensors, Biosensors in Electronics, Smart Textiles, Wearables, Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Intelligent and Smart Packaging
  • Clusters and Associations in Flexible & Printed Electronics Worldwide
  • Flexible & Printed Electronics Entrepreneurial activities
  • Funding & Commercialization Opportunities

The Workshop brought together more than 50 companies, 20 universities and 120 top Stakeholders from Greece and from abroad (Spain, Turkey, Italy, Germany, Luxembourg) representing a wide range of fields to which Flexible and Printed Electronics provide added value and ground-breaking applications, i.e. Energy, Lighting, Electronics, the Automotive Industry and Transports, Intelligent Packaging, Smart Textiles, Healthcare, Sensors and Biosensors, Wearables and IoT.

During this event, the SmartLine partners have discussed with significant number of representatives from industries and SMEs about the activities of the project and planned future collaborative activities in order to enable the adoption of the project innovations in the field of closed-loop manufacturing of advanced materials for applications in OEs as well as for other consumer applications.

Find out more here.

Organized by:

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Supported by:

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Workshop's Poster

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Download the workshop's poster from here and workshop's agenda from here.

Here are some of the event's highlights. To see more visit the 9th Workshop's webpage.

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Project Information

call: H2020-FOF-08-2017

type of action: Innovation action

grant agreement no: 768707

acronym: SmartLine

title: Smart In-line metrology and control for boosting the yield and quality of high-volume manufacturing of Organic electronics

topic: In-line measurement and control for micro/nano-enabled high-volume manufacturing for enhanced reliability

duration: 39 months

starting date: 1 Sep 2017

This project has received funding from the European Union's HORIZON 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No 768707.   eu flag