Politecnico Milano is one of the leading technical Universities in Europe, which trains engineers, architects and designers. The University has always focused on the quality and innovation of its teaching and research, developing a fruitful relationship with business and productive world by means of experimental research and technological transfer.
The School of Management (SoM) Manufacturing Group is a Research team of the Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering of Politecnico di Milano. The group is composed by professors, researchers, PhDs and experts with different backgrounds that range from technical disciplines to managerial experiences and proactively cooperates with research and competence centers as well as industry and policymakers.
The mission of the SoM Manufacturing Group is to be a joining link among market, institutions and academia and to generate and spread knowledge about the most promising and the most urgent topics for companies with specific focus on manufacturing themes.
The activities the SoM Manufacturing Group can be gathered in: advanced research, European projects, innovation & technology transfer projects, collaborations with the national and international ecosystems.
The objective of the Group is, on the one hand, to proactively contribute to the expansion of the boundaries of knowledge by bearing in mind the real needs of companies and, on the other hand, to support companies in achieving the same level of excellence.
In doing this, the focus is both horizontal, by looking at all the manufacturing processes in an integrated way, and vertical, by deep investigating specific niches like those related to Industry 4.0 or Sustainable/Circular Manufacturing.
Politecnico Milano is the AI REDGIO 5.0 coordinator bringing its yearly Project Coordination expertise to the project, having a long experience in coordinating successful EU and National research projects and initiatives.