A Connected Smart Factories Workshop was organised in Madeira in September 2018 supported by four projects funded by the European Union. Read our report from the Workshop
Smart waste management can be a profitable asset for both waste producers and waste management companies. The COMPOSITION Smart Waste Management Use Case was presented at the IDSA Winter Days 2018
The German newspaper Augsburger Allgemeine has published an 8-page research supplement including a description of COMPOSITION's role as a collaboration platform for innovative solutions in the industrial sector.
COMPOSITION exhibited at the European Forum for Electronic Components and Systems in Lisbon in November 2018, presenting new sensors and industrial solutions.
On 7 November 2018, a workshop featuring a blockchain-based solution for supply chain management was organised at the IoT & Data Science 2018 Forum in Vienna, Austria.
COMPOSITION partners attended the Innovation and Networking Days on 21 - 22 November 2018 in Torino, Italy, to meet, share, network and discuss this year's topic.
A workshop on Key Enabling Technologies for Digital Factories will be held in Rome on June 4 in conjunction with CAiSE 2019. The workshop themes are Industry 4.0, the Digital Factory and Smart Manufacturing.
A joint webinar to share the outcomes of the Networking Session "Federated Smart Factory Ecosystem" is being planned for February.
At the ICT 2018 event in December in Vienna, COMPOSITION co-organised the networking session "Federated Smart Factory Ecosystem" together with four Factories of the Future projects
COMPOSITION participated in Maintenance Forum 2018 in Athens, presenting two maintenance-related solutions.
At the CARV 2018 conference in Nantes in October, partner CERTH presented the COMPOSITION Decision Support System hybrid model with model-driven and data-driven constituents.
An updated report on interoperability between data collection systems is available from the Knowledge Centre at the COMPOSITION website.
Fill-level sensors for scrap metal and recyclable waste transportation will predict optimal time for pick-up of full bins
Pilot testing with smart sensors that measure fill level of bins are continuing at ELDIA, a recycler in northern Greece
A team from partner Fraunhofer FIT-WI organised workshops with the end user partners to assess the benefits from the use of the COMPOSITION solutions in their everyday activities. This assessment process takes into consideration not only [...]
The Connected Smart Factories Workshop was co-chaired by COMPOSITION in connection with the ConnectedFactories/EFFRA conference in Madeira in September 2018.
The COMPOSITION approach to Predictive Maintenance was presented at Euromaintenance 2018
As described in the concept of Euromaintenance 2018, Europe is on the road to Industry 4.0, where IoT and predictive analytics offer possibilities in maintenance, reliability and condition monitoring. COMPOSITION partner ATLANTIS Engineering is going to be there, Save the dates from 24 to 27 September 2018
The Connected Smart Factories workshop brings together industrial representatives from the digital manufacturing, domain alongside the researchers from the areas of smart manufacturing, enterprise information systems, big data and business modelling to discuss the ongoing developments. “The COMPOSITION project is not only supporting, but we will also have a multiple presence” says Dr. Marc Jentsch
In COMPOSITION we think big and in a collaborative way. The COMPOSITION project has been in contact with EFFRA to pave the way for an effort to gather Lessons Learned in the process of implementation of H2020 FoF projects.
Deployment on the shopfloor at Boston Scientific Limited has begun. Preparatory actions, installation of sensors and first tests for the top priority use cases have been performed.
The next CARV conference will be held in Nantes, France, from 8 to 10 October 2018. Project representatives will speak about ”Data analysis and visualization framework in the manufacturing decision support system of the COMPOSITION project”
Maintenance Forum - the annual event that brings together the maintenance community of Greece and the Balkan area. Join the Workshops on 11 October and the Conference on 12 October. The COMPOSITION project has a pitch presentation, a presence in the poster area and in the networking activities in the exhibition area. Join us!
EFFRA, ECSO and the European Commission's DG Connect will co-host a workshop centred on cybersecurity for manufacturing environments (17 October, Brussels). “One of the main concerns of COMPOSITION is the security of the integrated system", says Mr. Jorge Rodriguez from partner ATOS, who will participate in the workshop.
The Decision Support System and the Matchmaking Process have been evaluated in real operating conditions, providing helpful insights about the direction of further deployments.
The Matchmaker is a core component of the COMPOSITION Collaborative Ecosystem, providing matching of the capabilities of buyers and sellers in the supply chain as well as ranking of offers during marketplace agent negotiations. To [...]
Tyndall National Institute hosted a 3-day energy harvesting workshop in Cork from 29 to 31 May. Partners from Tyndall and Boston Scientific Limited presented the anticipated impact of COMPOSITION at EnerHarv 2018.
KLEEMANN had the opportunity to present the COMPOSITION project to the “Recycling in Business and Environmental Protection” event, organised by the Chamber of Kilkis on May 18 in Kilkis, Greece.
The first results of the COMPOSITION marketplace are available. One of the main goals of the project is the creation of a (semi-)automatic ecosystem. Get the full picture in deliverable ’D6.3 COMPOSITION Marketplace I’ from our Knowledge centre.
Partner ELDIA was present at IFAT 2018, the biggest trade fair in Europe for waste management and water treatment
In COMPOSITION we are all about collaboration, but we do not lose sight of security and safety.
The 5th Technology Forum (www.technology-forum.eu) took place in Thessaloniki, at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki on 16 May 2018. The three participating partners, ATLANTIS, CERTH and KLEMANN, renewed the appointment for next year.
We are pleased to announce that the COMPOSITION project successfully passed its second review meeting in Brussels this March. Our project has demonstrated, quoting our Project Officer, Mr. Arian Zwegers “Great technical progress and good applications in real environments”
The 5th Technology Forum (www.technology-forum.eu) is going to take place, at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki on 16 May, 2018. Partners CERTH, ATLANTIS Engineering and KLEEMANN will be there. The event attracts CTOs, CEOs, CSOs, ICT professionals, researchers, policy makers and the general public from Greece, the Balkans and beyond.
At the Energy Harvesting Industry session at APEC 2018 (the world’s largest power electronics conference) in San Antonio, USA, Tyndall National Institute described the activities relating to the COMPOSITION use cases at Boston Scientific Limited [...]
COMPOSITION pilot partners have linked the identified use cases to specific factory fields according to specifications and user needs. Preparation actions, installation of sensors and first tests for the top priority use cases have been performed. At KLEEMANN’s shopfloor, preliminary results are promising, and potential improvements in the internal production processes and the external supply chain processes have been identified.
“Our project is putting focus on designing and developing a secure framework as a whole, and this extends to the solutions that compose it.” says Mr. Jorge Rodriguez, expert in systems security from partner ATOS. [...]
Partners from Tyndall and Boston Scientific Limited are going to present the COMPOSITION project to EnerHarv2018, PSMA Inaugural International Energy Harvesting Workshop on May 29-31 in Cork, Ireland
On 5 and 6 February, EFFRA organised a dissemination event on digital platforms in manufacturing in association with the ConnectedFactories Coordination and Support Action. COMPOSITION was present both in the public and the closed sessions.
We are proud to announce that KLEEMANN has received the gold award for the category “Waste Prevention” at the “Waste and Recycling Awards 2017” ceremony. The main theme of the ceremony was the celebration of the commitment of Greek companies’ to best practices for zero waste.
COMPOSITION was present at the Smart Building Expo, where Businesses and companies interested in networked building technologies like Home and Building Automation, System Integration and Building Information Modelling came together in Milan, Italy, from 15 to 17 November 2017.
Project partner ISMB plays a leading role in the research and application towards Industry 4.0 in Italy and beyond. Mr. Paolo Vergori presented the vision of ISMB and COMPOSITION for the Factories of the Future to local authorities representatives and around 50 entrepreneurs at an interview.
We are pleased to announce that our deliverable D2.5 Lessons Learned and updated requirements report I is available via our website. “The effort served as an inspiration to us", says the Dissemination Manager, Dr. Ifigeneia Metaxa from partner Atlantis Engineering.
One of the technical objectives of COMPOSITION is to implement, demonstrate and validate the COMPOSITION operating system in two multi-sided pilots. Our evaluation framework serves as a baseline for how, when and by whom validation is going to take place.
Check out what COMPOSITION has been up to in our November newsletter.
COMPOSITION has developed a set of use cases for connecting data within a factory and between enterprises for a more efficient and flexible production. The result is applied business intelligence and automated market collaboration. [...]
COMPOSITION participates in several events to make the project visible and to collaborate with like-minded companies and organisations. On 17th May, partners Atlantis Engineering, Kleemann Hellas and CERTH-ITI participated in the Technology Forum in Thessaloniki, Greece [...]
Dig into the use cases and requirements for an integrated information management system or read about opportunities and challenges within the factory environment. You can find, view and download public deliverables here. Additionally, COMPOSITION has [...]
Researchers, industries and public administrations working with IoT technologies and applications were invited by Fraunhofer FIT to share knowledge, practices and ideas at the IoT Innovation and Networking Days, taking place on 22nd and 23rd [...]
Aggelos Papadopoulos from KLEEMANN was invited as an expert speaker at the conference which took place at Maroussi Plaza in Athens on 22nd February 2017. Mr. Aggelos Papadopoulos, Technical Services Director at KLEEMANN HELLAS [...]
To establish exactly where in the production that COMPOSITION can be of benefit, one must understand the existing processes. For this reason, all partners were invited on a guided tour around KLEEMANN’s and ELDIA’s facilities [...]
Powering the Internet of Things was a central theme at the Tyndall Technology Day which took place in Dublin on 11th October 2016. COMPOSITION was introduced as a key application area for energy harvesting. [...]
COMPOSITION was presented at the Swedish conference IoT for business on 27th October 2016 in Stockholm. The topic was how companies can improve their business with the use of IoT. Dr. Marc Jentsch from Fraunhofer [...]
The launch of COMPOSITION: Ecosystem for optimising production and external collaboration in manufacturing
On 1st September 2016, the COMPOSITION project was launched. The aim is to develop a digital ecosystem which helps factories optimise internal production processes and external collaboration with suppliers by putting existing data, knowledge [...]