Our COMPOSITION Project Video is Available
The project’s final video is out, with on-location filming and testimonies from the end users
IoT Expo Participation
COMPOSITION successfully participated in the IoT Tech Expo in June 2019, in Amsterdam. The new sensors and tools of the project were shown in the exhibition
Ket4DF Workshop in Conjunction with CAiSE 2019
The Ket4DF Workshop was organised in conjunction with CAiSE 2019 on the 4th of June in Rome. COMPOSITION contributed to the organisation of the workshop and participated with a presentation
Plenary Meeting and Webinar in Cork, Ireland
The last plenary meeting was organised by Tyndall National Institute in Cork in May 2019. All partners met to discuss the final stages of the project, to offer a webinar and to plan for the final evaluation and review
Presentation at the INISTA Conference
The INISTA Conference was held in Sofia, Bulgaria, in June 2019, and COMPOSITION presented an "Intelligent Information Management System for Decision Support: Application in a lift manufacturer’s shop floor".
Energy Efficiency Conference in Athens, Greece
In his presentation at the Energy Efficiency Conference 2019 in Athens, Mr. Angelos Papadopoulos from KLEEMANN explained how the Industry 4.0 solutions developed in the COMPOSITION project have the potential to improve energy efficiency in the industrial domain
COMPOSITION at the 2nd IDSA Summit
COMPOSITION was represented at the 2nd International Data Spaces Association (IDSA) Summit, which took place on June 25-26, 2019, in Bonn, Germany
Sharing is Caring! Publicly Available Results
You can find our results on our website, in the EFFRA Innovation Portal and in the OpenAIRE, Zenodo and GitHub repositories
Project videos on the way
We are preparing videos to showcase the results from the pilot sites, featuring interviews with the actual users. Here are some drone shots while you wait for the real thing. One is from Boston Scientific [...]
Joint FoF-11 EFFRA Webinar on YouTube
Joint FoF-11 EFFRA Webinar available on YouTube
Free Webinar to be held by COMPOSITION: Tune in and learn from our experts on May 9
Join us live on 9 May for a COMPOSITION webinar on Deep Learning Tools for Factory Management, Sensor Networks for Industy 4.0 Applications, Virtual Marketplace and Blockchain Technology for the Supply Chain
Free Joint Webinar from COMPOSITION, DIGICOR, NIMBLE, vf-OS, with the support of EFFRA on 15 May
Get acquainted with the Hyperconnected factories & Pathways concept on May 15 at the joint webinar offered by COMPOSITION, DIGICOR, NIMBLE, vf-OS with the support of EFFRA
IoT Expo participation
Join us at the IoT Tech Expo Europe in Amsterdam on June 19-20 2019. See live demonstrators at Stand 436 and get a hands-on experience of our solutions
Ket4DF conference for 2019 in June
Meet us in Rome in June for the workshop on Key Enabling Technologies for Digital Factories in conjunction with CAiSE 2019
Technology Forum in Thessaloniki on 15 April
On April 15, COMPOSITION will be at the sixth Technology Forum in Thessaloniki, Greece. Join us at the exhibition and the linked B2B meetings
Acoustic emissions demonstration at APEC
At the APEC conference in March in Anaheim, California, COMPOSITION demonstrated the acoustic emissions condition monitoring system deployed to enable predictive maintenance of reflow oven fans at Boston Scientific in Clonmel, Ireland.
On-site review at Boston Scientific
On March 12, a technical review took place at Boston Scientific Ltd., where solutions for Predictive Maintenance and Asset Tracking were demonstrated. These solutions are considered promising exploitation outcomes.
On-site review at KLEEMANN and-ELDIA
On March 14, a second technical review was completed at KLEEMANN Hellas S.A. and at ELDIA S.A. in Greece. The demonstration included real-time responses from the Visual Analytics tool and notifications from the Decision Support System.
Connected Smart Factories Workshop
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
COMPOSITION Use Case Presented at IDSA Winter Days
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
COMPOSITION Mentioned in “Augsburger Allgemeine”
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.
Successful Participation at EFECS 2018 in Lisbon, Portugal
COMPOSITION exhibited at the European Forum for Electronic Components and Systems in Lisbon in November 2018, presenting new sensors and industrial solutions.
Workshop at IoT & Data Science 2018 Forum in Vienna, Austria
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.
Innovation and Networking Days 2018 in Torino, Italy
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.
Ket4DF Conference and Workshop in June 2019 in Rome, Italy
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.
Joint Webinar to share the outcomes of ICT 2018
A joint webinar to share the outcomes of the Networking Session "Federated Smart Factory Ecosystem" is being planned for February.
Participation at ICT 2018 Event in Vienna
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
Pitch at Maintenance Forum 2018 in Athens, Greece
COMPOSITION participated in Maintenance Forum 2018 in Athens, presenting two maintenance-related solutions.
Participation at CARV 2018 in Nantes, France
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.
Updated Report on Interoperability Between Data Collection Systems is Available
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 tests at ELDIA continue
Pilot testing with smart sensors that measure fill level of bins are continuing at ELDIA, a recycler in northern Greece
Workshop on Benefit, Cost and Risk Analysis
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 [...]
Report from COMPOSITION in Madeira, September 2018
The Connected Smart Factories Workshop was co-chaired by COMPOSITION in connection with the ConnectedFactories/EFFRA conference in Madeira in September 2018.
Report from Euromaintenance 2018 in Antwerp
The COMPOSITION approach to Predictive Maintenance was presented at Euromaintenance 2018
Come look us up at Euromaintenance 2018, this September in Antwerp
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
COMPOSITION at Connected Smart Factories Workshop this September in Madeira
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
Use Case Requirements and Lessons Learned for COMPOSITION, for the FoF community and beyond!
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.
Pilot tests at Boston Scientific Limited have started
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.
CARV2018, Nantes, France, 8 – 10 October 2018
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”
Save the date for Maintenance Forum 2018 in October in Athens, Greece
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!
COMPOSITION at Cybersecurity for Manufacturing Environments in October in Brussels
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.
Evaluation of the COMPOSITION ecosystem at the pilot sites
The Decision Support System and the Matchmaking Process have been evaluated in real operating conditions, providing helpful insights about the direction of further deployments.
COMPOSITION Brokering and Matchmaking Components Version I is ready
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 [...]
Workshop at EnerHarv2018
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.
At the “Recycling in Business and Environmental Protection” event
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.
COMPOSITION Marketplace Version I is ready
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.
Presence at IFAT 2018
Partner ELDIA was present at IFAT 2018, the biggest trade fair in Europe for waste management and water treatment
GDPR and COMPOSITION go hand in hand
In COMPOSITION we are all about collaboration, but we do not lose sight of security and safety.
Presentation at Technology Forum 2018 in Thessaloniki, Greece
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.
Successful M18 review
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”
Save the date, Technology Forum 2018 will be held on 16 May in Thessaloniki, Greece
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.
COMPOSITION took part at APEC 2018, the world’s largest power electronics annual conference
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 [...]
Pilot tests at KLEEMANN’s shopfloor have started
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.
Design of a security framework for collaborative manufacturing
“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. [...]
COMPOSITION participates at EnerHarv2018
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
COMPOSITION Presence at ConnectedFactories Dissemination Event
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.
KLEEMANN Receives Gold Award at “Waste and Recycling Awards 2017”
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.
Participation of COMPOSITION in Smart Building Expo
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.
ISMB presents COMPOSITION in Italian media
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.
Lessons Learned for COMPOSITION
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.
COMPOSITION Evaluation Framework
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.
November newsletter out now
Check out what COMPOSITION has been up to in our November newsletter.
Use cases for an integrated information management system
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. [...]
The potential of COMPOSITION
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 [...]
Reports available for download
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 [...]
Collaborating for IoT innovation
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 [...]
COMPOSITION at the Smart Factory Conference
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 [...]
Visits to KLEEMANN and ELDIA facilities
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 [...]
Self-powered IoT devices
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. [...]
How can IoT improve manufacturing?
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 [...]