Overview

The EIT Manufacturing 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 Product Service Systems (PSS) Design 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.
To have an idea about previous editions, you can look our winter school 2021 video on the top of this page.

The programme in 2022 will take place in Grenoble (France) at Grenoble INP-UGA campus from 21st November to 2nd December 2022.

The fees for the programme are the following :

Participation fees

*Main fee: 800 €
*Students and professionals from EITM partners: 700 €
*Students from the universities belonging to the EITM Doctoral School (but not enrolled into the Doctoral School): 500 €
*Professionals from the companies belonging to EITM Doctoral School SIC: 500 €
*Women: 500 €
*Students from the RIS countries: 500 €
Early birds: you get a discount of 100€ of the prices above, if you apply before 15th October 2022.

*SIC: Scientific and Industrial Committee

NOTE: The Winter School fee can also be paid by a sponsor, please read carefully the other requirement section for more information.

Programme structure

During the 2 week-period the winter school schedule will alternate different types of learning experience such as entrepreneurship activities and trainings, lectures on Product Service System innovations, company visits, networking experiences with entrepreneurs and a social programme.

Career opportunities

You will be able to ideate and develop a manufacturing business idea and to gather useful knowledge about sustainable manufacturing to improve your research capabilities and career opportunities.

Apply now! Year 2022
Application deadline
16 Oct 2022 23:59:59
GMT

Early bird deadline

Studies commence
Nov 21, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Year 2022
Application deadline
16 Oct 2022 23:59:59
GMT

Early bird deadline

Studies commence
Nov 21, 2022

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

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