Structure and Work Packages

The work in IRISS is organized in 7 thematic work packages.

Work Package 2 targets coordination and interaction of national and EU R&D programmes in the area of Smart Systems Integration (SSI). It is led by IKERLAN.

Work Package 3 on cooperation between the actors along the value chain of Smart Systems Integration with a focus on SMEs and including a study on value creation of Smart Systems in Europe is led by Starlab.

Work Packages 4 and 5 aim at take-up of Smart Systems by relevant industrial sectors. WP4 focuses on manufacturing - both manufacturing of Smart Systems and the use of Smart Systems for manufacturing and is led by STM. WP5 is on Smart Systems in health and beyond with a special focus on Micro-Nano-Bio Systems. WP leader is Sorin.

Work Package 6 under the leadership of Siemens covers roadmapping exercises linking application requirements with SSI needs and the identification of new research needs.

Work Package 7 concentrates on stimulation of international cooperation and is led by Hitachi.

The above work packages are further supported by Work Package 8 on infrastructure, engagement and dissemination. This work package, which is led by coordinator VDI/VDE-IT, has a strong focus on activities that target until now SSI unaware stakeholders and user communities.

IRISS Structure and Work Packages

Coordinator and contact: VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH, Petra Weiler,

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