50 mio € to repurpose manufacturing capabilities in time of Corona/Covid-19 crisis

The European Commission is releasing €50 million from the Horizon 2020 research budget to help the manufacturing sector repurpose production lines faster, and is preparing a call worth €20 million dedicated exclusively to switching existing lines over to the manufacture of medical equipment, vaccines and diagnostics.

A further €30 million will be dedicated to digital innovation hubs and artificial intelligence for manufacturing, to speed up the digitisation of industrial production.

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