Visit of the Basque Delegation

  The Basque Delegation © Cluster of Excellence Integrative Production Technology for High-Wage Countries

The WZL of the RWTH Aachen researched together with Basque companies and universities on EU projects for a long time. Beyond that there is also an active student exchange. Subjects of the meeting were i.a. the research projects of “Industry 4.0” as well as the current issues of the Cluster of Excellence “Integrative Production Technology for High-Wage Countries”.

The activity of the “Priority Cluster” was presented on the part of the Basque delegation. Both Germany and Basque Country pursue similar approaches of research areas and education which are characterized by high practical relevance. Finally, the WZL and the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT were visited and a discussion of the future increased cooperation opened up.