EFFRA Shortlisted for European Association Award
BRUSSELS, 8 December. EFFRA has been shortlisted for the European Association Award’s 2017 Best Association Conference award.
On 15 and 16 September, EFFRA organised the first European ‘Factories of the Future’ conference. This major event focused on the future of manufacturing in Europe and drew five hundred participants from across Europe. This was the first conference organised by EFFRA.
The award winner will be announced in Brussels on 24 February.
The European Factories of the Future Research Association (EFFRA) is an industry-driven association promoting the development of new and innovative production technologies.
EFFRA’s key objective is to promote pre-competitive research on production technologies within the European Research Area by engaging in a public-private partnership with the European Union called 'Factories of the Future'.
‘Factories of the Future’ brings private and public resources together by launching market-orientated cross-border projects through a progressive research and innovation agenda. These projects produce demonstrators and models which are applied in a wide range of manufacturing sectors.