CoE was visited by the MIT
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) visited CoE© Cluster of Excellence Integrated Production Technology for High-Wage Countries
Scientists at the Boston Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) visited the Cluster of Excellence “Integrative Production Technology for High-Wage Countries” on January 19, 2015. According to a study on the topic “Manufacturing”, which is currently worked out by the MIT on behalf of the US Government, it comes to the question of how to address the issue production in future and how to strengthen the collaboration between universities and companies – particularly of small and medium-sized businesses. Especially the possibilities and opportunities of networking across and the cooperation within the Industrial Advisory Board of the Cluster of Excellence interested Dr. Yilmaz Uygun from the MIT Industrial Performance Center. In addition to that there was the question of how to create new application-oriented and industrial projects from this cooperation. The networking mainly with medium-sized companies is also a key issue within the user network Production Technology Aachen (PROTECA) of the Cluster of Excellence.