Science Europe, the association representing major public organisations that fund or perform research in Europe, has published a report to identify activities for science-informed policy making, map those funded and performed by research organisations, and suggests some recommendations.Based on the analysis, three recommendations are suggested for research organisations:
On January 24th, the European Commission released the latest version of the new European Research Area (ERA) industrial technology roadmap for circular technologies and business models (ERA Roadmap). The roadmap especially focuses on the EU’s textile, construction and energy-intensive industries (in particular chemical industries including polymers and plastic, metal and steel and ceramics) industrial ecosystems These ecosystems have a … Read more
To encourage the adoption of sustainable digitization, Royal Schiphol Group and PA Consulting have partnered to co-produce the Twin Transition Playbook. The playbook provides business leaders with the guidance and tools needed to build a successful twin transition strategy. Broken down into three major phases and seven bitesize steps, the playbook is a living document that will be iteratively improved based on adopters’ feedback.
Although the green and digital twin transition is one of the EU main priorities, there is a lack of knowledge on how both transitions could act as complementary drivers for the traditional manufacturing industry, and a lack of guidance on how to transfer this knowledge gap to the existing VET system. The TwinRevolution project aims … Read more
Ekoteks, an affiliate of the Istanbul Apparel Exporters Association, is holding the 14th International Symposium on 10 October 2022 under the heading Sustainability in the digitalised textile world towards 2030 – responsible production, responsible consumption. The Symposium is divided into five sessions: Alignment with sustainability principles: public policies, support and the European Green Deal Climate change and its environmental impact … Read more