7th European Joining Platform General Assembly Meeting
16 November 2017





The 7th Joining Sub-Platform General Assembly was held on Thursday the 16 November, in Portugal. The focus of the assemblage mainly centred on Horizon 2020, the EU Research and Innovation programme with nearly €80 billion of funding available over seven years (2014 to 2020), but also on the role of JOINING in 2030.

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To develop a competitive, innovative and sustainable Joining competence that utilises advanced techniques and products, to add value to manufacturing, generating economic growth and skilled jobs for the benefit of EU stakeholders

Joining spans a wide range of techniques and materials.
It can be defined as:
Creating a bond of some description between materials or components to achieve a specific physical performance.

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