Horizon 2020

Ensuring Use-It-Wisely Research Benefits European Citizens

Enna Palander-Palonen is a Project Manager at Hermia Business Development Ltd. Enna has a Master’s in Business Administration and has been working with start-up companies and European funded research projects for over 10 years. She is focused on the exploitation of Use-It-Wisely’s results to ensure that European citizens benefits from the project’s insights. Read more

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Use-It-Wisely collaborates with sister EU Project ProSEco

Dr Stephen Fox, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, led Use-It-Wisely’s first research collaboration with a sister EU project ProSEco. Read more

Viewing the Factory Floor from Your Pocket

Jonatan Berglund, a PhD Student from Chalmers University, Sweden, discusses the role of 3D imaging and scanning in factory development and change management. Jonatan is a specialist in Production Engineering with a background in Mechanical Engineering. Read more

Improving Machinery Upgrade Processes One Industry at a Time

Susanna Aromaa is a Human Factors expert who is working with VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd. She explains her role in developing improved upgrade systems for rock crushing machinery as part of the Use-it-Wisely project. Read more

Use-it-Wisely and the Greek Boating Industry

Eric C. B. Cauchi, the Managing Partner of SEAbility, discusses the Use-it-Wisely approach to improving the utilisation of small passenger boats in the tourism sector. Read more

Use-it-Wisely Partners lead on research to help break down language barriers in multinational projects

A research article on breaking down language barriers and improving communication on multinational projects was recently published by the International Journal of Managing Projects in Business by two authors from Use-it-Wisely partner organisations: Dr Stephen Fox, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Prof Stefan Grosser, School of Management, Bern University of Applied Sciences. Read more

Review and Plenary Meetings for Use-it-Wisely project team

Next week is going to be a busy week for the Use-it-Wisely team. Team representatives will be attending a meeting in Brussels on Tuesday 26th May for the project’s mid-term review. It will be an opportunity for cluster members and Work Package Leaders to update the EU Commission on the progress of the project to date. Read more

Use-It-Wisely is on its way to Athens

The next plenary meeting will take place in Athens on November 26th and 27th. Partners from all around Europe will travel to the Greek capital to see trials from different industries such as shipping, furniture and truck cabs. Read more

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Project update from Prof. Dr. Stefan Grösser, Bern University of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. Stefan Grösser, Director of the Strategy and Simulation Lab at the Management School at the Bern University of Applied Sciences highlights some major achievements in the Use-it-Wisely project over the last year and shares his foresight for the next twelve months.

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Use-it-Wisely Turns One

Use-it-Wisely Turns One

Partners from around Europe have arrived in Gothenburg for the next plenary meeting, as Use-it-Wisely turns one. The three day meeting will run from 30th September to 2nd October 2014. Read more