European Research Roadmap: Pointing out research priorities leading to the next generation of simulation and forecasting technologies

Paolo Pedrazzoli, Donatella Corti, Marco Dal Lago, Jan Willem Gunnink, Petra Lugtenburg, Jacopo Cassina, Stephan Weyer, Dominic Gorecky, Dimitris Mourtzis, Michael Doukas, Marco Taisch

European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme for Research, Technological Development and Demonstration Seiten 1-105 European Factories of the Future Research Association Brüssel 11/2014.


A white paper has been produced to provide in-depth detail about the results of the project and the findings. Analysis has been done into the current situation of simulation and forecasting technologies and recommendations have been made regarding the future direction. This document reports the results of developed by the Pathfinder Consortium through numerous internal and external consultations over a period of 10 months, including discussions with representatives of the European Commission, workshops with advisory groups form industry and academia, and consultations with the “European Factories of the Future Research Association” (EFFRA).

Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz
German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence