The MC 4.0 DEvelopment & Application Centers

DEA centers are local centers of excellence established to support smart SMEs that want to improve their ability to provide personalized answers to customers, using in product MC 4.0 levers; in particular product configurators allow companies to pre-define the customization options of a product / solution, reduce costs at commercial and production level, maintain quality and thus fully exploit the potential for creativity and innovation that SMEs are capable of and that their target sectors need.

Mission:
Increase the level of knowledge of SMEs about MC 4.0 and support SMEs in using MC 4.0 tools to become more competitive. Support SMEs in accessing funding for the implementation of MC 4.0 tools.

Action Plan:
Aggregation of competencies in MC 4.0 and transfer them to SMEs through initiatives such as:

▪ communication events (social media, newsletters, press releases, website)
▪ face-to-face and remote demonstrations for SMEs
▪ external and internal training for SMEs
▪ technological and management support
▪ development of tools to promote the introduction of MC 4.0 systems
▪ information retrieval in the field of MC 4.0
▪ promotion and qualification of new specialists

Development of a local cluster of SMEs interested in and / or already involved in MC 4.0 applications and researchers / developers / providers of MC 4.0 solutions

MC 4.0 DEA CENTER
VICENZA

Apindustria Vicenza - Central office
Galleria Crispi 45 - 36100 Vicenza
Italy

Contact person: dr.ssa Elena Fassa
Tel. +39 0444 232210
E-mail: info@apindustria.vi.it

Fondazione Centro Produtivià Veneto - Partner office
Via Gioacchino Rossini 60 - 36100 Vicenza
Italy

Contact person: Enrico Bressan
Tel. +39 0444 9600500
E-mail: info@cpv.org

MC 4.0 DEA CENTER
KLAGENFURT

Energieforum Kärnten
Feldkirchner Straße 102 - 9020 Klagenfurt
Austria

Contact person: Mag. Berndt Triebel
Tel. 0043/650 9278417
E-Mail: triebel@energieforumkaernten.at

MC 4.0 DEA CENTER
PORDENONE

COMET Scrl – Cluster Metalmeccanica FVG
Via Roveredo, 20b
33170 Pordenone c/o Polo Tecnologico Alto Adriatico "Andrea Galvani"
Italy

Contact person: dr. Riccardo Zanelli
Tel:  +39 393 9108518
E-mail: riccardo.zanelli@clustercomet.it