What is the Technical Support Instrument

The Technical Support Instrument (TSI) is the Commission’s instrument to provide technical support to reforms in EU Member States, following requests by national authorities. TSI is part of the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) 2021-2027 and of the Recovery Plan for Europe. It promotes the EU’s economic, social and territorial cohesion by supporting Member States’ efforts to Read more about What is the Technical Support Instrument[…]

DES 2021

Digital Enterprise Show 2021

Haptic R&D Consulting SRL will participate at DES2021 matchmaking event aims to enable business meetings and bridge gaps between solution seekers from different industries and solution providers, main technologies. Sectors: Telco, Media & Entertainment, Industry 4.0, Online Retail, Platforms & Logistics, Smart City & Urban Mobility, Banking & Insurance, Healthcare & Life Science, Smart Workplace, Read more about Digital Enterprise Show 2021[…]

Technology & Business Cooperation Days 2021

HAPTIC R&D CONSULTING SRL an international business tech audit company will participate to Technology & Business Cooperation Days 2021 In response to the Corona pandemic, the Technology & Business Cooperation Days will be organised as a pure online matchmaking event. This means that all bilateral meetings organised within the framework of the event will be Read more about Technology & Business Cooperation Days 2021[…]

A super-high-resolution nano display get more closer to Virtual Reality

Companies across the world are competing fiercely to provide high-resolution displays to electronic devices such as TVs and smartphones. In particular, the virtual reality, a keyword of the 4th industrial revolution, requires a much higher resolution to improve the picture quality. A Korean research team developed a technology to produce a ‘nano display’ with a Read more about A super-high-resolution nano display get more closer to Virtual Reality[…]

Autonomous logistic tasks on construction sites

Researchers are working with a mobile robotic platform called Husky A200 that could be used for autonomous logistic tasks on construction sites. This mobile robot is one of many projects pursued by the Fraunhofer Italia Innovation Engineering Center to advance the cause of digitalization in construction and bridge the gap between robotics and the building Read more about Autonomous logistic tasks on construction sites[…]

How to recognize manufactured components with an app

AI methods have long been successfully used in image processing with great success. Neural networks recognize everyday objects with greater accuracy than humans. Research teams at the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology IPK employ these capabilities and adapt the algorithms for use in industrial applications. For instance, an app enables individual components Read more about How to recognize manufactured components with an app[…]

How important is visible light communication for industry 4.0

WLAN and Bluetooth have limited bandwidth, making conventional wireless communication problematic in the production environment. Nevertheless, numerous components such as sensors and robots need to be wirelessly connected. To overcome this challenge, a team of researchers at Fraunhofer IOSB-INA in Lemgo is working on solutions with help from the Ostwestfalen-Lippe (OWL) University of Applied Sciences Read more about How important is visible light communication for industry 4.0[…]

To remain competitive, the EU needs to support industries in the digital transformation

The European Court of Auditors is conducting an audit of EU support and funding for digitising industry and boosting digital innovation in Europe. The auditors will examine whether the European Commission provides effective support to Member States for digitisation of their industries, and helps start-ups and small- and-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in their efforts to Read more about To remain competitive, the EU needs to support industries in the digital transformation[…]

Smart Service World – Internet-based Services for Business

The Glass@Service joint project was launched in March 2016, funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) as part of the “Smart Service Welt – Internetbasierte Dienste für die Wirtschaft” (Smart Service World – Internet-based Services for Business) technology competition. The goal of the project is to establish interactive personalized visualization Read more about Smart Service World – Internet-based Services for Business[…]

Shopping well-fitting clothes online with the intelligent 3D human modelling technology

Shopping well-fitting clothes online or making bespoke garments can be done more easily with the intelligent 3D human modelling technology developed by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), which digitally reconstructs the shape and size of a person accurately from two full body photographs within 5-10 seconds. With online shopping gaining popularity, this PolyU innovation, Read more about Shopping well-fitting clothes online with the intelligent 3D human modelling technology[…]

Virtual product development and production of all types of electrified vehicles and components

Specific Challenge: Significant advances in digitization offer new opportunities for the automotive industry in terms of virtual product development and production, reducing the time-to-market of all types of electrified vehicles at lower costs. The increasing hybridisation and electrifications (i.e. multi-energy powertrains including for instance, BEVs, PHEVs and FCEVs on the same platform) leads to significant Read more about Virtual product development and production of all types of electrified vehicles and components[…]

Access to space

Specific Challenge: Access to space is an indispensable element of the entire value chain of space and has been recognised as an area of strategic importance towards the direction of Europe’s non-dependence. Access to space is a matter of security of supply, industry capability and technology readiness and a sine qua non condition of the modern space knowledge-based Read more about Access to space[…]