La Salle Technova Barcelona presented the IASP FOR WORLD INDUSTRY 4.0 ALLIANCE at the Barcelona Industry Week
Technology, innovation, science and sustainability are the key factors of the industry transformation at a global level. This transformation affects every sector and has a direct impact on our lives, in what is called the 4th Industrial Revolution. These days in Barcelona holds the Barcelona Industry Week, eight great events focused on the most innovative and comprehensive products in the whole production chain at this new hub.
Yesterday, October 2nd, the Barcelona Industry Week holds the presentation of the IASP FOR WORLD INDUSTRY 4.0 (IASP4IND) in the workshop “Digital Factory Global Innovation Hub” where invited international science and technology parks of this IASP subnetwork presented their trends and activities in Industry 4.0.
La Salle Technova Barcelona, member of the IASP (International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation), organizes this workshop with Fira de Barcelona in the Expoquimia framework. The welcome and presentation of the IASP4IND was carried out by Josep M Piqué, Executive President of the Technova and President of the IASP. After his presentation, the first round table was composed by Jari Lauronen Managing Director of the Joensuu Science Park (Findland), Alexey Razumovsky Operational Director of Advanced Manufacturing Technology Cluster and Director General of the Technopark Skolkovo (Russia), Rodrigo Mendes Director of the Innova Sorocava (Brasil), and Cristina Andrés Corporate Marketing Director of the Red de Parques Tecnológicos de Euskadi (Spain).
The second round table was composed by Jaume Baró Director of Business Services at Barcelona Activa of the Parc Tecnològic de Barcelona Activa (Spain), Rogerio Nogueira Director General of the Creative Science Park (Portugal), Luis Felipe Maldaner CEO of the Parque Tecnológico Sao Leopoldo – TECNOSINO (Brasil), Mieke de Bruin Community Manager of the Utrech Science Park (The Netherlands) and Josep M Piqué Executive President of the La Salle Technova Barcelona (Spain)
At the round tables, the speakers shared their experiences in Industry 4.0 and proposed new joint actions for the future.
Next Friday October 6th within the same framework, La Salle Technova Barcelona and Fira de Barcelona organizes the Investment Event in Industry 4.0. If you are a start-up related to Industry 4.0 and you are looking for investment, we are waiting for you! More information: http://emma.events/site/programme/?1=1&sessiondetail=1344724&a=expoquimia17&trackid=&i=