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1 European Robotics Let's make it happen together European Commission Initiatives INNOROBO PARIS - Cécile Huet, PhD Deputy Head of Unit Robotics & AI European Commission

2 INNOROBO - PARIS Outline - SPARC & Horizon Digitization of European Industry & Digital Innovation Hubs - Robotics & AI: towards a European AI-on demand platform 2

3 INNOROBO - PARIS Outline - SPARC & Horizon Digitization of European Industry & Digital Innovation Hubs - Robotics & AI: towards a European AI-on demand platform 3

4 INNOROBO - PARIS 4

5 INNOROBO - PARIS SPARC The Public Private Partnership for Robotics in Europe To realize the robotics revolution in Europe Maximize benefits for Europe, its Economy, its Society, its Citizens Competitivity, Growth, Societal Challenges ELSE issues! 5

6 Public Private Partnership in Robotics INNOROBO - PARIS EuRobotics AISBL (Private) STRATEGIC RESEARCH AGENDA SPARC EC (Public) Industry Academia End- Users Work Programme Call implementation Mutual Commitment: 2.8Bn Largest civilian Robotics Programme worldwide 6

7 INNOROBO - PARIS eurobotics Membership: Distribution by country as of

8 INNOROBO - PARIS 8

9 INNOROBO - PARIS THE PPP NEEDS YOU Shared goal: Make the best of robotics in Europe We need you all to make a difference Be part of it! 9

10 H2020: CALL1 & 2 Robotics FR participation Percentage of funding per country 30% 27,60% 25% 20% 15% 15,5% 13,1% 10% 8,9% 7,4% 7,2% 5% 4,6% 0% DE IT UK NL SE FR ES DK AT BE EL PT CZ HR RO SI FI IE CY SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 10

11 CIVIL COMMERCIAL AEROARMS: Oil/gas industry FLOBOT: Professional Floor Washing RoMaNS: Nuclear handling waste material WiMUST: Marine Geosciences distributed sensors SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 12

12 MANUFACTURING COMMANOID: HRI aircraft manufacturing SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 13

13 AGRICULTURE Flourish: aerial data collection and automated ground intervention for precision farming SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 14

14 CONSUMER SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 15

15 CONSUMER Babyrobot SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 16

16 LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 17

17 AEROBI BRIDGE INSPECTION Note: picture to illustrate the concept not from the project SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 18

18 Bots2ReC ASBESTOS REMOVAL SESSION INFORMATION PARIS 7 JUILLET 19

19 INNOROBO - PARIS Outline - SPARC & Horizon Digitization of European Industry & Digital Innovation Hubs - Robotics & AI: towards a European AI-on demand platform 20

20 INNOROBO - PARIS Europe's Future is Digital* Commissioner Oettinger: "My objective is to have at least one world class digital innovation hub in every region in Europe." Empower any business, wherever it is located in Europe to master its digital transition Regions and local authorities have a key role to play EU funding: at least 500 million in the next 5 years Target Access to digital technologies and expertise within "working distance" for any industry in Europe, especially SMEs, mid-caps, non-tech * Exerpts from Speech by Commissioner Oettinger at Hannover Messe

21 INNOROBO - PARIS DIGITAL INNOVATION HUB: INGREDIENTS TECHNICAL SUPPORT (development, integration, etc.) INFRASTRUCTURE TESTING KNOWLEDGE ACCESS TO USERS COMPETENCE CENTER INNOVATION COACHING TRAINING ACCESS TO FINANCE 22

22 INNOROBO - PARIS DIGITAL INNOVATION HUB: INGREDIENTS TECHNICAL SUPPORT (development, integration, etc.) INFRASTRUCTURE TESTING KNOWLEDGE BROKERAGE: USERS SUPPLIERS INVESTORS COMPETENCE CENTER ACCESS TO USERS INNOVATION COACHING TRAINING ACCESS TO FINANCE 23

23 INNOROBO - PARIS DIGITAL INNOVATION HUB: ACTORS ACADEMIA ENTREPRENEUR INCUBATOR INDUSTRY GOVERNMENT COMPETENCE CENTER SHARED PHYSICAL USERS COMMUNITY: SMES, CITIZENS, LOCAL ECONOMIC ACTORS, INFRASTRUCTURE & SUPPORT (TECHNICAL, LEGAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, BUSINESS, ) INVESTORS 24

24 INNOROBO - PARIS DIGITAL INNOVATION HUB: ACTORS ACADEMIA ENTREPRENEUR INCUBATOR INDUSTRY GOVERNMENT COMPETENCE CENTER SHARED PHYSICAL USERS COMMUNITY: SMES, CITIZENS, LOCAL ECONOMIC ACTORS, INFRASTRUCTURE & SUPPORT (TECHNICAL, LEGAL, ADMINISTRATIVE, BUSINESS, ) INVESTORS 25

25 INNOROBO - PARIS TYPE OF COMPETENCE CENTERS COMPETENCE CENTER SHARED PHYSICAL INFRASTRUCTURE & SUPPORT - TECHNO CENTRIC: RTO, EXCELLENCE CENTER, - USER CENTRIC: TESTING FACILITY IN SPECIFIC AREA (FACTORY, HOSPITAL, FARM, URBAN AREA, TEST-HOUSE, ) 26

26 INNOROBO - PARIS THE HUB = CENTER OF A NETWORK EXPLOIT COMPLEMENTARITIES (LOCAL AND EUROPEAN) 27

27 COLLABORATION AND NETWORKING BETWEEN CENTRES ONE-STOP-SHOP FOR INNOROBO EXPERTISE, PARIS COMPLEMENTARITY - & SPECIALISATION 28

28 COMBINED FUNDING: PRIVATE & PUBLIC INNOROBO - PARIS National, regional, local Funding EU Regional funding EC Investment Plan 29

29 COMBINED FUNDING: PRIVATE & PUBLIC INNOROBO - PARIS National, regional, local Funding COMBINE FUNDING: PRIVATE PUBLIC LOCAL EU EU Regional funding EC Investment Plan PUBLIC SECTOR SHARING RISK WITH INDUSTRY IN INNOVATION 30

30 INNOROBO - PARIS On the way to Digital Innovation Hubs Test cases in FP7 Shared facilities in EuRoC ECHORD

31 INNOROBO - PARIS RIF ROBOTICS INNOVATION FACILITY RIF = Robotics Innovation Facility -> Bristol, Pisa, CEA LIST Paris PDTI - Public end-user Driven Technological Innovation 32

32 Next Steps INNOROBO - PARIS "Catalogue of Digital Innovation Hubs" (all Digital technologies not limited to robotics) BE PART OF IT > APPLY NOW 33

33 34 INTRODUCTION TO THE DIGITAL INNOVATION HUBS CATALOGUE Maurits Butter Coordination: TNO Other partners: Civitta, CPI, D Appalonia, EDATER, European Dynamics, Jennifer Harper, LIST, SmartIS City, TC CAS, Tecnalia, VDI, VTT, University of Zagreb

34 TIME TABLE Start-up Top down identification (Digital initiatives) Bottom up through the website Finalization DIH database If you think you are one DIHs > apply to be in the catalogue: DURING THE FIRST STAGE THE EMPHASIS WILL BE ON DIHS THAT MEET THE FOLLOWING THREE MINIMUM CONDITIONS: 1. Initiated under on a national or European policy initiative to digitize the industry 2. Receive governmental funding 3. 3 examples of services provided to clients 5 Digital Innovation Hubs Catalogue 01/02/

35 DIH in ROBOTICS? INNOROBO - PARIS Shared facility for robotics development/testing/visibility Specific issues? (proximity, access to HW, etc.) Solutions? Barrier to adoption of robotics Inform / Understand / Adapt What services should DIH offer? Robotics specificities Network of DIH in Robotics: complementarity join forces Analyse various sources of funding pub./private - from cities to EU Inventory of DIH in Robotics & scope for expansion 36

36 Funding opportunities for Digital Innovation Hubs European Commission National and regional Authorities H m in the Horizon 2020 work programme m in the Horizon 2020 work programme , focus area "Digitising and transforming European industry and services" Focusing on networking Digital Innovation Hubs and highly innovative cross border experiments European Structural and Investment Funds ESIF support for digital growth is based on national or regional Digital Growth Strategies and Research and Innovation Strategies for Smart Specialisation. Around 2bn will support digitising EU industry, in particular SMEs, to develop ICT products and services, e- commerce and the take-up of ICT, Around 1.2bn will support e-inclusion, e-accessibility, e- Learning etc. to enhance human capital for the digitised economy and society, Around 7.6bn will go into intelligent transport, smart grids, e-health and e-government, offering also procurement opportunities for IT firms, Over 100 regions and 14 countries at national level will also invest in ICT-related research and innovation. Total funding for RIS3 accounts for 42 BILLION EURO. Other sources of funding (private, innovation funds of regions, loans, etc) 37

37 INNOROBO - PARIS More information: Conference hosted at the Committee of Regions: "Smart regions with smart robots" Presentations: 38

38 INNOROBO - PARIS Outline - SPARC & Horizon Digitization of European Industry & Digital Innovation Hubs - Robotics & AI: towards a European AI-on demand platform 39

39 Artificial Intelligence Empowering Robots How to join forces in Europe 40

40 AI: Intervention logic and EU added value Issue 1: Scattered European S&T excellence Issue 2: Huge investment abroad Issue 3: AI potential not fully exploited in Europe STRATEGY*: Develop the AI on-demand platform Join forces in Europe: Build an AI Platform -> ecosystem integrating knowledge, capacity and access to data Invest in R&D in areas where Europe can lead Boost European industry competitiveness with AI and make European citizens benefit from AI (ageing, transport, etc.) "One-stop shop" - integrating tools and resources - offering solutions and support to all users of AI to integrate such technology into application, products and services * Under discussion not approved yet 41

41 Robotics in the AI on-demand platform USER USER USER USER Services SW/PROTO/DAT A/ SW/PROTO/ DATA/ SW/PROTO /DATA/ SW/PROTO /DATA/ R&D R&D R&D 42

42 INNOROBO - PARIS MERCI! Contact: 43

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