The aims of the group are to acquire proficiency in Intelligent Manufacturing and to generate business for its members.
These aims may be described as follows:
Be informed: understand what is involved in Intelligent Manufacturing and the resulting requirements
Benchmarking: compare with others in the field of European competition
Marketing: to be known by other complementary companies and to make oneself known
Develop its activities in synergy:
1. Generate ideas for projects at all levels
2. Determine the feasibility of projects
3. Encourage collaboration to contribute to the development of its members
4. Raise fundings for projects.
5. Orient university research towards the fields of Intelligent Manufacturing.
6. Develop synergies with other groups and clusters.