28/29.06.2018, Leça da Palmeira
Fórum Oceano hosted the second Steering Committee meeting of IN 4.0 project
The IN 4.0 project consortium met in Leça da Palmeira (Portugal) on June 28th and 29th
The first day of a two-day meeting started with a visit to the Port of Leixões, guided by Luís Marinho Dias and Jorge Cabral, from APDL, The Port Authority of Douro, Leixões and Viana do Castelo. During the visit the participants got the chance to know more about this Port, which is the second largest Port in Portugal. The visit ended with a sightseeing in the new Cruise Terminal of the Port of Leixões.
On the second day of the meeting, the partners discussed the development and methodologies of the IN 4.0 project activities and reviewed the work plan. The partnership has also established the next steps of the project.
IN 4.0 project, entitled “Adaptation of Industry 4.0 model to the naval sector” is co-funded by the Interreg Atlantic Area programme and aims to improve the competitiveness of naval sector companies through the adaptation of the traditional productive model towards the Industry 4.0.
The project is led by Diputación Provincial de Pontevedra, based in Galicia, Spain, and has a total budget of 2.5 million euros to invest in the next 3 years. The partnership includes the following partners: Fórum Oceano (Portugal), Bretagne Pôle Naval (France), Cork Institute of Technology (Ireland), Asociación Cluster del Naval Gallego (Spain), University of Strathclyde (UK), Foro Marítimo Vasco (Spain), Pôle de compétitivité EMC2 (France), Asociacion de Industriales Metalúrgicos de Galicia (Spain), High Speed Sustainable Manufacturing Institute Ltd. (UK).
Published on: 2018-07-05
9/10.10.2018, San Sebastián
The 3rd partners meeting gave the participants the opportunity to discuss in depth the wet season sampling campaign results
Around 160 participants hosted in Vigo to discuss blue innovation in the Atlantic regions
The Monitoring Committee approved in Cardiff the second set of projects to be funded by Interreg Atlantic Area
This virtual fair can connect and interact with business and other organisations from the Cultural and Creative Industry in a virtual environment
Interreg Atlantic Area will be presented at a workshop organised by the Ministerior de Hacienda y Función Pública
Exhibition #MadewithInterreg will showcase good examples of transnational cooperation
23-24.10.2018, Vigo (Spain)
Two sessions and a stand to promote good investment practices to the blue economy in skills, employment and innivation
22.10.2018, Vigo (Spain)
"Blue innovation: main engine for sustainable growth in the Atlantic Area"
Atlantic Area projects AYCH, MMIAH and ATLASWH presented as good examples of cultural heritage cooperation projects
8/9.08.2018, Plymouth (UK)
Partners had the opportunity to discuss the coming activities and visit relevant Maritime, Military and Industrial assets in the city of Plymouth