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Name: 
Wiintech2020
Acronym: 
WIINTECH2020
ESCP-4i Status: 
Voluntary Partnerships
Start of Partnership: 
01/01/2013
Previous initiatives: 
European Cluster Consortia 2012: 
Wiintech
Others: 
http://www.clusterplast.eu/
Main Achievements Document: 
Partnership duration
24 months
Number of partners
2
Number of SMEs involved
401
Targeted third countries
Brazil
India
Japan
United States

The main goal of WINTECH 2020 is to foster the most promising cooperations that have been started within the pilot project WIINTECH in the field of new materials, advanced manufacturing and clean technologies and to establish intensified partnerships with the objective of ambitious technology and business impacts.

The project will aim at supporting the implementation of the WIINTECH pilot actions with developing concrete cooperative activities with strategic partners in third countries.

This goal will be based on long term strategic partnerships established between the WIINTECH clusters and with key international partners. A major indicator will be the benefit to the businesses, and especially the SMEs, of the reinforcing brand reputation of WIINTECH to increase technology cooperations and business development in new markets on a global scale.

The WIINTECH 2020 will aim at obtained results and impacts with key international partners in four major industrial countries:

  • USA
  • Japan
  • India
  • Brazil
Sectoral Industries: 
Plastics
Technology Fields: 
INDUSTRIAL MANUFACTURING, MATERIAL AND TRANSPORTMaterials TechnologyPlastics, Polymers
S3 EU priority areas: 
KETSAdvanced materials
Emerging industries: 
Environmental Industries
Other: 

The main goal of WINTECH 2020 is to foster the most promising cooperations that have been started within the pilot project WIINTECH in the field of new materials, advanced manufacturing and clean technologies and to establish intensified partnerships with the objective of ambitious technology and business impacts.

Partnership planned events: 
Partnership other activities: 

The main tools that are considered to be used and developed within the project are:

  • Mobility of experts and ambassadors
  • Fact findings missions
  • Business matchmaking events
  • Business development and matchmaking (B2B) platform
  • Permanent contact points or international offices in international countries
  • Foreign partners’ offices in Europa

 

In particular, the main focus in each selected country and with the identified partners will be:

  • Re-shaping and expansion of the original WIINTECH partnership agreements with the objective of developing both business and innovation oriented cooperation activities,
  • Definition of updated work plan with the different international partners with shared impact objectives,
  • Involvement of WIINTECH clusters’ members, and in particular SMEs, in the work program carried out with the international partners,
  • Promotion and monitoring of the joint activities in particular with an annual European event showing the learning and monitoring activities carried out by the conducted partnerships.

The indicator scoreboard will be used to monitor the achievements and results of the project in particular:

  • Numbers of fact findings missions and numbers of participant (4 fact finding missions and 25 participants totally)
    • 1 missions in each targeted third countries
    • Approximately 1 members of each cluster will participate to each fact findings mission
  • Numbers of B2B meetings and numbers of participant from Europe and third countries (4 B2B meetings, and 100 participants totally)
    • 1 matchmaking event organize with US partner and 1 with Indian partner, in Europe or abroad
  • Numbers of permanent contact points or international offices out of Europe and third countries office in Europe (1 in Europe and 1 out of Europe)
    • 1 permanent contact point in USA, with US partner
    • 1 permanent Japanese contact point in Europe
  • Setting of two business matchmaking platforms based on web systems and social business networks with the objective of a numbers of registered companies and partners: 100 registered organisations totally):
    • 2 developed web based systems and social business networks, 1 with PlastIndia and 1 in Brazil
  • Numbers of updated MOU and agreements (at least 4 updated MOU)
    • 1 updated MOU with each third countries partners
  • Number of dissemination actions (participation to conferences, press release…) (5 conferences or tradeshows, 10 press releases totally)
  • Number of European networks and platforms partners of the project (6 networks and platforms totally)
Other key partners or networks your partnership is linked with in Europe and in third countries: 
CountryNameLink
United States
MPI
Japan
Nagano Techno Foundation
Brazil
FIERGS
India
Plastindia Foundation

Partnership composition

Name Sector/Technology fields Country Regions Total no. of members Total no. of SME
Associação Pool-Net - Portuguese Tooling Network Aerospace Vehicles and Defense, Automotive, Plastics

KETSAdvanced manufacturing systems, KETSAdvanced materials, Manufacturing & IndustryMotor vehicles & other transport equipments

Advanced Packaging, Digital Industries, Medical Devices
Portugal Centro (PT) 84 61
PROPLAST Plastics

3D printing, Plastics, Polymers, Packaging for materials

KETSAdvanced manufacturing systems, KETSAdvanced materials, KETSNanotechnology

Advanced Packaging, Medical Devices
Italy Piemonte 192 140
Plastipolis Automotive, Plastics, Production Technology and Heavy Machinery

Biobased materials, Composite materials, Plastics, Polymers

KETSAdvanced manufacturing systems, KETSAdvanced materials, Manufacturing & IndustryRubber & plastic products

Advanced Packaging, Medical Devices, Mobility Technologies
France Rhône-Alpes 400 200