Objectives

SO SMART core objectives:

  • Ecosystem, scenarios, and indicators for socially sustainable manufacturing
  • Visions and strategies for sustainable Factories of the Future
  • Recommendations and roadmaps for research and innovation in Horizon 2020

Expected tangible outcomes:

  • Development of a Pan-European community interested in exploring social sustainability initiatives for European manufacturing
  • A forum for discussions regarding social sustainability
  • Recurring workshops across Europe to spread knowledge oc the SO SMART Social Sustainability Ecosystem model
  • A state-of-the-art of current industrial sustainability practices
  • A framework model for assessing social sustainability in manufacturing
  • Various publications