Zero Defects Manufacturing Platform: 3,2 mio € total financing budget

In the first of our Open Calls – launching on 1st March 2021 and valued at 1,000,000 Euros – the Zero Defects Manufacturing Platform (ZDPM) team is inviting European researchers to join thir team. ZDPM intends to award between 10 to 15 sub-projects for SME technology providers, SME or start-up software developers, and/or companies of any size from either the manufacturing or supply chain domains.

Why join the ZDMP project team open call?

If you join the ZDMP project team, you will receive the following benefits:

  • The development of new products and services will will be subsidized with 50,000 to 150,000 Euros
  • You will have your own production and be able to take advantage of them in your own company
  • The opportunity to create new wroking relationships with other businesses in the Industry4.0
  • Access to a new sales chanel through the ZDMP platform provided by i4FS

Open Call 1 will focus on the ZDMP platform and its components. Partners will undertake activities in the following areas: development, integration and validation / testing.


This sub-project will focuses on:

  • Developing new Design-time / Run-time zero-defect smart manufacturing components;
  • New AI/Machine Learning solutions and new algorithms for zero-defect smart manufacturing processes;
  • Development/Extension of existing ZDMP platform and/or components.


  • Integration of existing 3rd Party zero-defect smart manufacturing Design-time and Run-time components, third-party platforms and existing ZDMP components with third party processes / components / tools / services in new manufacturing domains/scenarios.

Validation and / or testing:

  • Test and validate ZDMP platform and components in additional use cases / domains / environments (Cloud vs Premises) in order to ensure the quality of ZDMP offerings to the broader community of end-users.


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