EIT Manufacturing South East is excited to welcome two new partners to its ecosystem: TU Iasi, and Katty Fashion. These partnerships strengthen EIT Manufacturing South East’s position as leader of innovation and collaboration in the manufacturing sector across Southeast Europe. 

TU IASI (Technical University “Gheorghe Asachi” of Iasi) is a prestigious technical university located in Iasi, Romania. TUIASI is among the first technical higher education institutions in the country and falls into the category of advanced research and education universities. For more than two centuries, specialists in the fields of electrical engineering, electronics, construction, computers, architecture, hydrotechnics, textiles, mechanics or chemistry, but also in research, media, economics or politics, have graduated from the benches of our university. For more: https://www.eitmanufacturing.eu/partner/tuiasi-technical-university-gheorghe-asachi-of-iasi/  

Katty Fashion is a high-end bespoke fashion manufacturer with over 20 years of experience. Starting 2018 Katty fashion has started adapting the traditional textile manufacturing model to a more innovative, sustainable one focused on zero-pre-consumer waste. This strategy is centered around digital collaborative design, product development and on-demand smart manufacturing. In a market characterized by highly manual, low digital processes, the model approached by Katty Fashion makes it the most innovative company in the region. Read more: https://www.eitmanufacturing.eu/partner/katty-fashion/  

The addition of these two new partners highlights EIT Manufacturing South East’s commitment to fostering innovation and collaboration in the manufacturing sector across Southeast Europe. With a growing network of partners, EIT Manufacturing South East is always ready to support the region’s manufacturing industry aiming at a sustainable and digital future.