Evolute ClusterXchange mission in Bologna, 29th - 31st March 2023

Submitted by Michela Pivetta on 11 April 2023


As part of the Evolute partnerships, from 29th to 31st March 2023, the ClusterXchange in Bologna (Italy) has taken place. The exchange was attended by clusters and companies from 3 different countries: Germany, Serbia and Czech Republic. Thanks to the collaboration that ๐—–๐—น๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐—–๐—ข๐— ๐—˜๐—ง (Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy) has with ๐—–๐—น๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐— ๐—˜๐—–๐—› (Emilia Romagna, Italy) participants were able to get to know some of the excellences of both regions. These were three intense and eventful days characterised by company visits, a visit to the MECSPE exhibition, the largest event dedicated to innovations for the manufacturing industry, and B2B meetings. Visiting organisations have had the chance to network and discuss business opportunities with exhibiting cluster companies and other SMEs operating in the automotive and mechanical engineering sectors.

Companies that opened their doors to the Evolute partnership were:
๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿš€ ๐—–๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ ๐—–๐—ผ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐˜‚๐˜‡๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ถ ๐— ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ฐ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฆ๐—ฝ๐—ฎ: producing automatic machines and complex sub-assemblies for various industrial applications (automotive, aerospace, packaging etc.) for more than 60 years thanks to its strong expertise in mechanics.
๐Ÿ”‹ ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜‡ ๐—œ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฆ๐—ฟ๐—น: a globally active high-tech engineering company, Manz develops and builds innovative and efficient production solutions with a focus on the automotive industry and electromobility, battery production, electronics, energy and medical technology.
๐Ÿš— ๐—”๐˜‚๐˜๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฏ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ถ ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ด๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ถ: the famous car company Lamborghini unveiled the Revuelto, the first HPEV (High Performance Electrified Vehicle) hybrid super sports car. After a tour of the production line of this latest car, the visit continued with a tour of the museum.

Evolute partnership is thankful to the businesses and entities who opened their doors and presented their activities, as well as to participating organisations for their interest and precious experience exchange.

Evolute project was funded by the European Unionโ€™s COSME Programme. The content of this article represents the views of the author only and is his/her sole responsibility. It cannot be considered to reflect the views of the European Commission and/or the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) or any other body of the European Union. The European Commission and the Agency do not accept any responsibility for use that may be made of the information it contains.

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