Meet the partners: SUPSI

The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) is one of the nine professional universities recognised by the Swiss Confederation. Founded under federal law, SUPSI offers more than 30 Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree courses, characterised by cutting edge education which unites classical theoretical-scientific instruction with a professional orientation. Great care is given to research, carried out in key sectors on competitively acquired projects with large European and national agencies or mandated by organisations and institutions.

The Laboratory of Sustainable Production Systems (SPS-Lab) is dedicated to research and educational activities aimed at development and use of methods and tools for design, analysis and management of products, processes and production system. The considered product-process-plant integrated framework envisages sustainability as an underlying common element. Particularly, the activities carried out propose a holistic approach, which considers not only key elements such as productivity, cost and quality but also environmental and social principles, in the conception, evaluation and management of production systems and their value chains.

In DiMAT, SUPSI has a Research and Development role and is contributing to Use Cases Scenarios Requirements, KPIs and Business Viewpoint.