The following external links provide further information of interest for stakeholders. The contractors are not responsible for the content of these websites:

Self-regulation Initiative of the machine tools industry

CECIMO – Open Task Force


Selected EU funded and financed actions, other projects of relevance:

2005 EcoDesign Awareness Raising Campaign for Electrical and Electronics SMEs

I*PROMS - Network of Excellence for Innovative Production Machines and Systems

Fraunhofer-Innovationscluster “Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) in Energy and Transportation”

Manufuture - European Technology Platform on Future Manufacturing Technologies

EPoSS - European Technology Platform on Smart Systems Integration

LCA to go - Boosting Life Cycle Assessment Use in European Small and Medium-sized Enterprises



February 23-27, 2010, Düsseldorf, Germany
METAV 2010 - International Fair for Manufacturing Technology and Automation

August 22-28, 2010, Pisa, Italy
CIRP 60th General Assembly

October 5-9, 2010, Milan, Italy
27th bi-mu – Metal Forming, and Metal Cutting Machines, Robots, Automation and Auxiliary Technologies

November 8–11, 2010, Vienna, Germany
Going Green - CARE INNOVATION 2010

September 19-24, 2011, Hannover, Germany