Politecnico di Milano (http://www.polimi.it/) is the most important technical university in Italy and one of the best in Europe, according to recent rankings.
Since 1863, Politecnico di Milano has been active in several scientific and technical fields and will join the project through the Manufacturing Group of the Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering.
This team groups almost 70 researchers, expert on several manufacturing areas (from Manufacturing Strategy to Sustainable and Energy Efficient Manufacturing, from Human Centric Manufacturing to Product and Service Development to Product Lifecycle Management). This team has already coordinated more than 10 European projects in the last 12 years.
POLIMI’s roles within the TREASURE project are multiple. First of all, POLIMI is the official coordinator of the initiative. Secodly, it will take part as task leader in several WPs, from the design of industrial use cases and scenarios, to the simulation/reconfiguration/optimization and validation/demonstration of a disassembly station dedicated to car electronics, till the identification and implementation of circular business models and strategies.