Network Projects

Network projects beyond the cluster

Within the technology network it's OWL, a large number of project consortia have emerged that have been successful in national and international tenders for joint projects in the field of intelligent technical systems and Industrie 4.0.

The research projects approved in this context since 2012 have a project volume of over 58 million euros with a funding volume of around EUR 29 million for it's OWL cluster partners alone (as of 2015). Of particular note is the extraordinarily high industrial involvement of it's OWL by companies.

Network projects with participation of it's OWL cluster partners:

  • AcRoSS
    Using Augmented Reality for Industry
    Developement and testing of a cognitive assistance system to support people in old age
  • DigiKAM
    Digital collaboration network for the developement of additive manufacturing
  • Digital in NRW
    Strengthing the competetivness of SMEs and unlocking the business potential digitization
  • DYNAMIK 4.0
    Work and health in SME in Industrie 4.0 
  • GEMINI 4.0
    Developement of viable business models in the context of Industrie 4.0
  • HiFlecs
    High-performance secure wireless technologies for Industrie 4.0
    Innovative modelling approaches to validate the efficiency of production systems
  • Inlumia
    Instruments for improving the performance of companies through Industrie 4.0 
  • IP45G
    Innovation platform for the research focus »5G: Industrial Internet«
  • itsowl-EA
    Innovation regions are working on effective AI
  • IviPep
    Work 4.0 in product creation
  • KogniHome
    Connected Living – the thoughtful apartment
    Light-sensor based location and navigation services for autonomous systems
  • NRW.Innovationspartner
    Improve innovation for SMEs 
  • OWL 4.0
    Designing the digital transformation in OstWestfalenLippe