MANUFUTURE 2011 Conference 24 - 25 October 2011
West and East Europe in global High Added Value Manufacturing

Parallel Workshops 2 Speakers


PARALLEL WORKSHOPS:

West-East Europe cooperation support and interaction


WS1: Old and New EU Member States today’s partnership

chair
Edward Chlebus
Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
co-chair
Elisabeth Sagström
Swerea IVF AB, Sweden
Speakers:
Eduardo Beltran de Nanclares
Mondragon Corporation, Spain

László Monostori
SZTAKI, Hungary

Henrikas Mykolaitis
Linpra, Lithuania

Adam Mazurkiewicz
National Research Institute, Poland




WS2: SMEs in transforming European economies

chair
Anne Mallaband 
European Commission
co-chair
Tatjana Sibalija   
European University, Serbia
Speakers:
Umit Bititci
University of Strathclyde, Scotland

Juhani Rantalainen   
Fastems OY AB, Finland

Mykola Novikov
Institute for Superhard Materials, Ukraine

Petar B. Petrovich
Mechanical Engineering Faculty, Belgrade University, Serbia

Nicolas Sergent
RIVERSIMPLE Ltd, UK




WS3:Public engagements activities

chair
José-Lorenzo Vallés 
European Commission
co-chair
Alexander Pogany
BMVIT, Austria
Speakers:
Hans-Rudolf Helfer        Eureka ProFactory +, Switzerland

Geoff Pegman   
R.U. Robots Ltd, UK

Andrzej Siemaszko
National Contact Point for the Research Programmes of EU, Poland

Michael Packianather
School of Engineering, Cardiff University, UK




WS4: Effective models of academia-research-industry cooperation

chair
Rikardo Bueno
Fatronik, Spain
co-chiar
Katrin Reschwamm
EUrelations AG, Switzerland
Speakers:
Shinji Naruo   
Naruo Research Institute, Ltd, Japan

Timo Rainio   
Hermia OY, Finland

Anja Techel
Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology IWS Dresden, Germany

Dan Nagy
IMS Inter-Regional Secretariat, Switzerland




WS5: Industrial education

chair
George Chryssolouris
University of Patras, Greece
co-chair
Zsuzsanna Mokry
Natinal Innovation Office, Hungary
Speakers:
Malcolm Hannaby
Technology Strategy Board, UK

Volodymyr Kovalenko   
National Technical "KPI", Ukraine

Andrey Kolosovskiy   
Baltic Federal University, Kaliningrad, Russia

George Chryssolouris 
University of Patras, Greece

Alfred Gates
USA

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