Strategically based in Brussels, CECIMO represents the interests of the machine tools industry and related manufacturing technologies at the EU and international level. CECIMO promotes the competitiveness of our industry, which has always been catalysed by investing in digitisation, sustainability and innovation.
CECIMO contributes to a business-friendly environment that markets the most competitive manufacturing solutions worldwide. We bring together approximately 1500 industrial enterprises in Europe (EU + EFTA + Turkey + UK), over 80% of which are SMEs.
For the European manufacturing community, this partnership and cooperation, between CECIMO and EIT Manufacturing, means added value of strategic importance for the future in the machine tool sector and advanced manufacturing.
This will be a great opportunity not only to address common challenges but also to move forward together and achieve the following objectives:
- Promote industry-driven and cross-sectoral initiatives that accelerate advanced manufacturing and digital businesses.
- Align on key issues and establish new strategies to promote the EU’s sustainable manufacturing.
- Support SMEs in the strategic shift toward the adoption of digital technologies to enable the business growth.
- Foster partnerships, training, and education programs to tap into the full potential of the new technologies