Artificial Intelligence for Digitizing Industry 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AVL Austria

AVL LIST GmbH is the world’s largest privately owned and independent company for the development of powertrain systems as well as simulation, instrumentation and test systems. AVL´s Powertrain Engineering division activities are focused on the research, design and development of various powertrains in the view of advanced driving functions and improved drivability.

 

Know-Center Research Austria

The Know-Center is Austria’s competence centre for data-driven business and big data analytics, founded in 2001. As a connecting link between science and industry, the Know-Center conducts application-oriented research in cooperation with other academic institutions and with companies. 

 

 

Infineon

Austria

Germany

Infineon Technologies AG, Neubiberg, Germany, offers semiconductor and system solutions addressing three central challenges to modern society: energy efficiency, mobility, and security.

 

TTTech Austria

TTTech Computertechnik AG, founded in 1998 as a spin-off from the TU Vienna, employs ca. 500 employees in the area of robust networked safety controls. Its solutions and best-in-class products improve the safety and reliability of networked computer systems and are used in various critical industries such as automotive, railway, avionics, space, energy production and industrial automation.

 

TU Graz  Austria

SCIENCE - PASSION – TECHNOLOGY: In worldwide competition with comparable institutions, Graz University of Technology pursues top teaching and research in the fields of science and engineering. An integral part of putting together excellent education and training programs is knowing about the needs of society and the economy.

 

Virtual Vehicle  Austria

With its 200 employees, VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center (VIF) is a leading and experienced international acting RTO in the field of application-oriented vehicle development and future vehicle concepts for road and rail.

 

 

     

Imec  Belgium

Inter-university Microelectronics Center (IMEC) is the world-leading independent research and innovation hub in nano-electronics and digital technologies. IMEC is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium, and has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities. IMEC also has offices in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, India and Japan

 

Intrasoft  Belgium

INTRASOFT International (Belgium)was established in 2000 to better serve public and private sector clients throughout Western Europe with a focus in European Union bodies and agencies.

 

 

 

     

BUT Czechia

The Central European Institute of Technology (CEITEC) of the Brno University of Technology, with its expertise in motor and inverter control and advanced model-based control techniques to enhance the efficiency of the drivetrains as well as to facilitate the recuperation and energy flow control.

 

IMA  Czechia

Institute of Microelectronic Applications s.r.o. (IMA) is a private company (SME) located in Praha and Pardubice (CZ). On the market since 1992.IMA deals with electronic identification and utilizes smart cards, RFID/NFC, biometrics and wireless ZigBee technology. For 2 years IMA was chairing WG cards of EFMI (European Federation for Medical Informatics).IMA represents CZ in ISO and CEN groups for standards in health care domain.

 

 

 

     
muRata Finland

Murata Electronics Oy, Vantaa, Finland, is one of the leading manufacturers of automotive MEMS sensors with 50% market share in low-G accelerometers and major share in yaw-rate (gyro) and combined gyro-acceleration sensors.

 

Vaisto Finland

Vaisto Solutions Oy is a company founded in 2017 with a strategic plan to become a trusted product development consultancy partner in advanced software solutions for industrial applications. The company is developing special machine learning and system control algorithms and tools.

 

 

VTT Finland

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd (VTT) is a state owned and controlled non-profit limited liability company established by law. The Ministry of Employment and the Economy is responsible for state ownership steering. In 2016, VTT’s turnover was 279 million €, with highly educated personnel of 2400.

 

 

 

     

Cea  France

CEA is the French Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies Commission (Commissariat à l’Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives). It is a public body established in October 1945. The CEA is active in three main fields: energy, information and health technologies, and defence and national security. In each of these fields, the CEA maintains a cross-disciplinary culture of engineers and researchers, buildingon the synergies between fundamental and technological research.

 

  Technext  France

Created in 2001, TECHNEXT design and develop rugged smart standalone sensors to monitor environmental data in harsh natural environments like underwater, wild outdoor spaces and agriculture. TECHNEXT address the value chain from data sensing to data collecting and analysis. TECHNEXT is growing in thefield of Cognitive Sensors and IoT applications by addressing new markets in France and Europe.

 

 

Grenoble INP  France

TIMA/Grenoble INP is a public joint research laboratory of the CNRS, Grenoble INP and UGA (Shared Research Unit #5159). TIMA is a multinational team, with members and interns from all over the world. A large proportion of the research is performed in the context of cooperative projects with industrial and academic partners, supported by regional, national and European grants.

 

STMICROELECTRONICS

France

Italy

STMicroelectronicsis one of the world’s largest semiconductor companies with net revenues of US$ 8.347 billion in 2017, with a gross margin of 39.2% and a net income of US$ 802 million. Offering one of the industry’s broadest product portfolios, ST servescustomers across the spectrum of electronics applications with innovative semiconductor solutions by leveraging its vast array of technologies, design expertise and combination of intellectual property portfolio, strategic partnerships and manufacturing strength

 

Universite de Reims  France

The University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne (URCA) is a multidisciplinary university located in the “Region Grand Est” of France, hosting 24 000 students. It is composed of 8 faculties, 1 engineering school, covering the whole range of scientific, medical, economic and human sciences.

 

 

 

Vranken&Pommery  France

Vranken-Pommery Monopole is the second major Champagne producer. It produce more than 20 million bottles and generate more than 300 million Euros of turnover. Its brand portfolio include Champagne Vranken, Champagne Pommery, Champagne Charles Lafitte and Champagne Heidsieck & CO Monopole

 

 

 

     

Audi

Germany

Audi is a car manufacturer in the premium and supercar segment and is a part of the Volkswagen AG. With around 87.000 employees worldwide the Audi group generated a revenue of 60 Billion Euro. Audi ́s production is located in Germany (Ingolstadt, Neckarsulm) as well as in Hungary, Italy, China, Brazil, Mexico.

 

Cognition Factory GmbH  Germany

Cognition Factory GmbH has its core competence in the development of intelligent software, sensor technology and sensor data processing, automotive and robotics. Particularly in the field of intelligent software, aspects such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, video analysis and image processing are used.

 

Fraunhofer Germany

The Fraunhofer Gesellschaft (FhG) is the leading organization of institutes for applied research in Europe, undertaking contract research on behalf of industry, the service sector and the government. At present, Fraunhofer maintains more than 80 research establishments at more than 40 locations throughout Germany.

 

Symate GmbH Germany

The Symate GmbH, with its headquarter in Dresden, was founded in 2012 and is a spin-off of the Technische Universität Dresden. The company is the technological leader in the software-supported management of technological parameters in manufacturing as well as in artificial intelligence. The technological parameter management is available on the software platform Detact® as a cloud-based service or installation on site anywhere in Europe.

 

TU Dresden Germany

Technische Universität Dresden as German elite university with its experience in functional integrated lightweight design to develop new techniques for high-power wireless charging subsystems and to support the design of thermally insulated interior parts.

 

TU München  Germany

The Technische Universität München (TUM) is one of the largest and in terms of third-party funding one of the most successful universities in Germany. It is consistently ranked among the best universities in the world (46th, 47th and 60th according to THE World University Ranking, Academic Ranking of World Universities and QS World University Ranking, respectively).

 

 OTH-AW  Germany The OTHAW (Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden) is a young and innovative university of applied sciences, providing a qualified and future orientated education. OTHAW provides at the location Amberg different Bachelor and Master courses in the field of mechanical engineering, electrotechnical engineering and computer sciences. OTHAW’s Faculty of Electrical-and Information Engineering is engaged over 10 Years in driver assistance systems and embedded programming in automotive areas

 

 

     
 ITML  Greece Founded in 2011, Information Technology for Market Leadership Pc (ITML) is a global ICT enterprise headquartered in Athens, Greece. ITML provides novel, tailor-made software solutions based on a variety of technologies, such as big data analytics, advanced data mining and machine learning.

 

 

     

Dpcontrol Italy

DPControl is a „digital atelier“. Its role is to develop new and smart technologies for industrial customers, mostly based upon innovative data analysis techniques on rich media, like images, video, sound or any other massive data source. The activity of the company is in the range of full-stack contribution: from algorithms to silicon devices, by using the most recent semiconductor technologies and foundries

 

IU.NET Italy

The “Consorzio Nazionale Interuniversitario per la Nanoelettronica” (IUNET, Italian Universities Nano-Electronics Team), is a non-profit, private organization created with the initial aim to lead and coordinate the efforts of the major Italian university teams in the field of silicon-based nanoelectronic device modeling and characterization.

 

SCM Group  Italy

SCM Group is an industrial group which is leader in the creation, production and distribution of technologically advanced solutions to process a vast range of materials (wood, glass, stone, plastic, metals and composite materials) with specialist brands for specific technologies and centres of excellence expert in industrial components, present in all 5 continents for 60+ years.

 

 

     

 

EDI

Latvia

Elektronikas un datorzinātņu institūts (EDI) (in eng.: Institute of Electronics and Computer Science) in Riga, Latvia, is a public research institution founded in 1960. Recently in year 2014, during international assessment of Latvian institutes, EDI was evaluated as one of the 15 best performing institutes in the Latvia and as a best in the field of Engineering and Computer Science.

 

 

 

     

Tera Globus  Lithuania

Teraglobus is a well-known local player that has the ability to interface public, private, and academia partners. The company works with emerging small and large industry businesses, public bodies throughout Europe, top universities, and individual inventors to develop international partnershios to advance their technologies from early-stage to the global market.

 

Vilnus University  Lithuania

Established in 1957, as Vilnius branch of Kaunas Polytechnic Institute, now VGTU is full featured full cycle high rank technical university. University has particular interests in mechatronics, robotics, digital manufacturing in the fields of educations, research and practical implementation. Activities of VGTU covers Lithuanian and EU market as well as outside EU.

 

 

 

     

 

Denofa Norway

Denofa AS is an industrial company who crush soy beans and produce soy bean meal, soy bean oil and soy bean lecithin to feed and food consumers. Denofa was established in 1912 based on a German patent utilizing whale oil for edible purposes. Later Denofa became a large edible oils and fats buyer and refiner, exporting marine and vegetable oil worldwide.

 

 

Iglobal Tracking AS  Norway

iGlobalTracking AS (iGT) was founded in February 2011 by Tor Jo Riise Meyer the co-founder of ASP/Cloud computing company TeleComputing AS. iGT -Developer of PaaS platforms with; resource and device management, asset tracking, contingency planning, with BI and AI assisted services with focus on four verticals; Health, School Security, IoT Industry and Smart infrastructure with power consumption and automation.

 

Nxtech  Norway

NXTECH AS is an engineering company started in 2008 by key-persons with senior experience within R&D and business development. NXTECH offer design and development expertise for many kinds of electronic products and markets. Expertise in development and engineering. Wide experience from Battery and drive-train systems, Electric vehicles, Image and projection systems and Energy systems.

 

 Sintef Norway

SINTEF AS is Scandinavia's largest independent research organisation, and is a non-profit research foundation. SINTEF employs 2000 people most of whom are located in Trondheim and Oslo (Norway). More than 90% of company's annual turnover derives from contract research for industry and the public sector in Norway and internationally, and SINTEF's receiveminimal state funding (around 6%).

 

 

 

     

ITRI Taiwan

Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) is a nonprofit R&D organization engaging in applied research and technical services. Founded in 1973, ITRI has played an important role in transforming Taiwan’s economy from a labor-intensive industry to a high-tech industry. Numerous well-known, high-tech companies in Taiwan, such as leaders in the semiconductor industry TSMC and UMC, can trace their origins to ITRI.

 

 

 

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Acknowledgement

AI4DI has received funding within the Electronic Components and Systems for European Leadership Joint Undertaking (ECSEL JU) in collaboration with the European Union's H2020 Framework Programme and National Authorities, under grant agreement n° 826060.