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Thematic Paper: Policies and Perspectives of Advanced Manufacturing across EU Regions

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This thematic report aims to raise awareness on advanced manufacturing in EU regions by mapping out the regional initiatives in support of the modernisation of industry, providing a picture of what has been done so far and outlining the main lessons learned. It sheds light on recent developments in support of modern industries and advance concrete suggestions with regard to the potential focus and strategic orientations of future policy responses in regions.

It builds upon the analysis of the RIM plus repository and regional innovation reports, in addition to other external reports and materials. It also takes into account information provided by the regional network of RIM Plus correspondents and further contributions sent by the regional stakeholders following the RIM Plus workshop “Regions, Industry and Advanced Manufacturing” which took place in Brussels on 18 March 2014. 

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