Brussels 24.05.2023


Wrap-up and conclusions Welcome coffee and Registration  
10:00 – 11:30 Session 1:  Opening session – Intervention from stakeholders  
 1.AIM-NET overall perspective Sotiris Makris, LMS 
 2.European Commission AI Perspective Andrea Ceglia, European Commission 
 3.AI in manufacturing: turning opportunity into strength for EU Chris Decubber, EFFRA  
 4.AI opportunities and challenges for European Manufacturing Konstantinos Georgoulias, EIT Manufacturing  
 5.How Adra can help build Ai4manufacturingRich Walker, ADRA, Shadow Robot 
11:30 – 11:45 Coffee  
11: 45 – 13:00 Session 2:  Developing AI for the manufacturing industry 
 1.AI in Industry: it takes more than training a network Michiel Mertens, Materialise,  
Jellert Schaepherders, Atlas Copco 
 2.AI lifecycle perspective​ Klaas Gadeyne, Bart Meyers, Flanders Make 
 3.Manufacturing as a Machine Learning Practice: Challenges and OpportunitiesTania Cerquitelli, Politecnico di Torino 
 4.AI technology, data spaces and Platforms Kosmas Alexopoulos, LMS 
 5.AI and robotics transforming manufacturing Caroline Vienne, CEA 
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch break  
14:00 – 15:15 Session 3:  AI challenges and opportunities for green manufacturing 
 1.AI opportunities and challenges for a machine tool builder Gaetano Patrimia, PRIMA Additive 
 2.Digital solutions for smart and green AM Marco Grasso, POLIMI 
 3.Generative AI for sustainable product design Santiago Muinos, AIMEN 
 4.AI for remanufacturing  Francois Picard, DTI 
 5.AI for circularity Luis Usatorre, TECNALIA 
15:15 – 15:30 Coffee  
15:30 – 17:00 Session 4:  AI challenges and opportunities for optimized manufacturing 
 1.Federated Learning in industry at edge-cloud environment  Michel Iñigo, MONDRAGON 
 2.AI for humans in manufacturing​ ​ Marko Jurmu, VTT 
 3.AI for operator support: approaches and challenges ​ Wietse van Dijk, TNO 
 4.AI for modular production  Katharina Hengel, DFKI 
5.AI for advanced manufacturing process control      Mariluz Penalva, TECNALIA 
 6.AI and Manufacturing SMEs: the role of I4MS and Digital Innovation Hubs Sergio Gusmeroli, POLIMI 
17:00 – 17:15 Wrap up and conclusions