“MARKET4.0 B2B platform for production equipment suppliers and service providers is seeking for new partners to join and offers funding to do so!”
“It is recognized that in the manufacturing domain it is currently not possible to procure complex equipment through digital platforms, as products are too complex for traditional e-commerce platforms, digital twinning is needed to assess their suitability and the delivery of a product is complex. MARKET4.0 B2B platform aims to break these barriers and asks for your collaboration.”
How to connect to the Market4.0 B2B platform
MARKET4.0 is offering production equipment or production services providers (e.g. selling equipment or services for milling, turning, grinding, cutting, welding, injection molding, punching, bending and many more) or a software companies with experience in the domain of manufacturing (e.g. simulation, procurement, IoT, software integrator and many more) the opportunity to be engaged in the MARKET4.0 B2B ecosystem and also offers direct funding of up to 100.000 EUR through the project’s Open Call. Companies interested in project’s the Open Call activity may read all the details in the project’s dedicated site www.market40.eu/open-calls
Through its Open Calls, MARKET4.0 aims at increasing its ecosystem and alliance building. Through financial support, the MARKET4.0 B2B platform will be populated with production equipment and services data by relevant production equipment suppliers. In addition, the MARKET4.0 platform will be enriched with offerings in terms of applications and services. MARKET4.0’s network of experts will be available as mentors and advisors for the selected partners to provide technical support and guide them through their journey to connect to the platform. Funded partners to receive:
- Support (monitoring and evaluation processes, administrative issues, etc.) from the MARKET4.0 management team
- Guidance and insight from the project’s network of experts/mentors
- Technical support in the form of webinars and domain-specific workshops
- Access to the marketplace.
The proposals submission deadline for MARKET4.0 Open Call is 28 May 2020.
MARKET4.0 is an EU Horizon2020 project funded by EU. MARKET4.0 develops an open multi-sided digital platform for enabling production equipment and service providers to connect and work together with manufacturing OEMs. It aims at creating technical and financial trust in manufacturing B2B collaboration. MARKET4.0 is the first online marketplace that adopts the Industrial Data Space (IDS) technology for data sovereignty in the digital marketplace of production equipment.
The project has started on 1 November 2018 and ends on 30 April 2022. The consortium consists of 19 partners from 10 EU countries. MARKET4.0 partners such equipment suppliers in metal processing, plastics processing and high-tech production equipment are connected through the platform. More information is available in www.market40.eu