Germany and its Industrie 4.0
i2CAT and the Catalan Government visit Germany
On May 18 a delegation of representatives of the Government and i2CAT visited Stuttgart, Amberg and Berlin. The main goal of the trip was to see closer some significant projects in the field of so-called Industrie 4.0. and unveiled the new Smartcat strategy. Throughout 2015, Catalonia leads the topic of Smart Regions in the framework of the Four Motors for Europe, and the "smart industry" is an essential part of this strategy.
If an idea has become clear as a summary of the whole trip is that Germany, from the research and innovation centers to SMEs or regional and local governments are all agreed that this is a strategic challenge: the convergence of ICT and industry.
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