About iPRODUCE

The Horizon 2020 project iPRODUCE - “A Social Manufacturing Framework for Streamlined Multi- stakeholder Open Innovation Missions in Consumer Goods Sectors” (2020-2022) will develop a novel social manufacturing platform to enable multi-stakeholder interaction and collaboration to support user- driven open-innovation and co-creation.

Concept

The iPRODUCE project introduces a novel social manufacturing platform (SMF) that embraces manufacturing companies in the consumer goods sector, their associations/ networks, Fablabs/ makers spaces, DIY communities and various other innovation players at the local level.

Objectives

The objectives of iPRODUCE are centred around several key concepts, namely: platforms and tools, establishing collaborative Manufacturing Demonstration Facilities (cMDFs), defining a SMF, developing business models and IPR, fostering integration and promoting open innovation challenges.

Workplan

iPRODUCE is structured into 10 Work Packages, that will address activities ranging from the identification of business challenges in social manufacturing to the establishment and improvement of cMDFs, and from defining core services for the social manufacturing platform to the validation and evaluation of the social manufacturing space.

Our cMDFs

Open innovation and co-creation activities will be carried out in six pilot cMDFs located in different countries: France, Spain, Italy, Denmark, Germany and Greece. These cMDFs will address various sectors, including furniture, automotive, medical, electronics and microelectronics.

Project News

Collaboration sessions on ‘Open Competitions’

Collaboration sessions on ‘Open Competitions’

iPRODUCE, together with its sister projects funded under the topic DT-FOF-05-2019 - OPENNEXT, INEDIT, and DIY4U - met up last 7 October 2021 for their first of several upcoming collaboration sessions. The topic of the first session was on Open Competitions. The...

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Join iPRODUCE at the HÁBITAT CONGRESS 2021

Join iPRODUCE at the HÁBITAT CONGRESS 2021

iPRODUCE will be present at this HÁBITAT CONGRESS 2021, organised by iPRODUCE partner AIDIMME, and to be held on 21 October 2021 in both an online and face-to-face format. The HÁBITAT CONGRESS will address strategic innovation and foster competitive environment and...

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iPRODUCE cMDFs

Open innovation and co-creation activities will be carried out in six pilot cMDFs located in different countries: France, Spain, Italy, Denmark, Germany and Greece. These cMDF will address various sectors, including furniture, automotive, medical, electronics and microelectronics.

Upcoming Events

21

October

Online / F2F
iPRODUCE @ HÁBITAT CONGRESS 2021
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