Boosting Innovation in Factory of the Future Value Chain in the Alps


The 3 main outputs which will be developed in order to be fully transferable (in terms of territories and sectors) and with a long term approach are: 1) A manufacturing sector map at transnational level that collects and integrates existing and potential FoF competences, roles, technologies and practices along all levels of the manufacturing value chain; 2) A validated methodology to stimulate innovation processes among business, academic and administrative actors and to individuate best practices at each level of the value chain and in each country; 3) A set of guidelines of strategic actions for policy makers based on a system of indicators integrated with the methodology and evaluating impact of FoF adoption to influence policy agenda towards enhancing framework conditions for FoF in AS.