EIT Manufacturing Winter School

EITM Doctoral Winter School on Sustainable Manufacturing: DS-SustMan 2022

The EITM Doctoral Winter School on Sustainable Manufacturing (DS-SustMan 2022) offers a unique opportunity for developing innovation and entrepreneurship skills for the manufacturing world in an international setting. Participants are immersed during 2-weeks in a in stimulating learning by doing environment. International lecturers provides state-of-the-art knowledge in PSS research and challenge the participants to identify short- and long-term future consequences of plans and decisions for a more sustainable manufacturing . Leaders in companies and startups share their experience and best practices to give the industrial perspective of the current manufacturing trends and issues. An entrepreneurship expert guides you along with a “Creativity & Ideation Bootcamp” to develop innovative business ideas and test your creativity skills.

The EITM DS-SustMan Winter School is the opportunity for doctoral students and professionals alike to broaden their network with potential European partners and boost their abilities and competencies to become entrepreneurs able to empower the sustainable manufacturing of the future.

The programme assessment is based on evaluating the final pitch developed on the business-ideas results the participants will work on with the collaboration of mentors and will be presented by student/teams of students in front of a jury panel on the last day of the winter school.


The programme will take place from November 20th to December 1st in Tartu (Estonia).


The 2023 Programme Edition will be published in March. Please refer to 2022 brochure below for reference.