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Highlights

FSW Tech Project - Photo KOM
02 February 2018
FSW-tech - Harmonised qualifications in Friction Stir Welding
Friction Stir Welding (FSW) technologies have a worldwide diffusion in several industrial sectors (rail, shipbuilding, automotive, aeronautics). For high-value applications, where  ...
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IAB Members addressing the skills and workforce needs of the manufacturing sector
29 January 2018
IAB Members addressing the skills and workforce needs for manufacturing sector
IAB Members gather together in Paris to keep developing Personnel and Companies Qualifications and Certifications addressing industry needs. During the 3rd week of January,  ...
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CLLAIM or Additive Manufacturing professional profiles
18 January 2018
CLLAIM or Additive Manufacturing professional profiles
Additive manufacturing (AM) technology is available since the 1980s. However, it has only demonstrated more impact in the past decade, as the varied array of new products and  ...
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Projects for Policies 4th Industrial Revolution
16 January 2018
Projects for Policies 4th Industrial Revolution
EWF, represented by Prof. Luisa Coutinho, was invited as Expert, by European Commission DG Research & Innovation Industrial Technologies to participate in a validation  ...
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Europe’s manufacturing transformation discussed in Lisbon
27 November 2017
Europe’s manufacturing transformation discussed in Lisbon
Manufacturing is at the core Europe’s history since the industrial revolution. And its legacy can be seen in the number of companies, organisations and research institutions that  ...
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Our 25th anniversary
24 November 2017
Our 25th anniversary
We celebrated our 25th anniversary by organising a week full of events and conferences focused on the future of European industry the qualifications needed to achieve it.  ...
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EWF 25th anniversary
13 November 2017
EWF 25th anniversary
This year, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the EWF, a series of conferences will take place in Portugal focused on the future of European industry and the qualifications  ...
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European Conference on Sectoral International Qualifications
25 October 2017
15-16 November - European Conference on Sectoral International Qualifications
The conference aims to present and validate a methodology for aligning International Sectoral Qualifications with EU policies/tools (EQF, Learning Outcomes, and ECVET), which is  ...
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European Strategic Approach on Additive Manufacturing
25 October 2017
15 November - European Strategic Approach on Additive Manufacturing
AM-Motion: A strategic approach to increasing Europe’s value proposition for Additive ManufacturingAre you interested in Additive Manufacturing?Join the event organised in  ...
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7th European Joining Platform General Assembly Meeting
24 October 2017
7th European Joining Platform General Assembly Meeting
Join the like-minded organisations and influence the direction of future research in joining and associated welding methods! On November, 16th is taking place the 7th General  ...
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Additive Manufacturing – a whole new world of welding technology requiring a new set of machines and
09 October 2017
Additive Manufacturing – a whole new world of welding technology requiring a new set of machines and skills
During October 10 and 11, EWF represented by its Chief Executive, Ing. Rute Ferraz participates at the Welding Additive Manufacturing Conference, one of the most important  ...
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Steps forward in increasing EWF Qualification System
29 September 2017
Steps forward in increasing EWF Qualification System
On the 13th September EWF participated in a meeting in Brussels with representatives from ESCO (Multilingual classification of European Skills, Competences; Qualifications and  ...
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RAINBOW project: transparency and recognition of qualifications
28 September 2017
RAINBOW project: transparency and recognition of qualifications
On 12th September EWF participated in a joint session with the EACEA and DG Employment and Social Affairs & Inclusion aiming at discussing Quality Assurance at European Level  ...
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EWF is now a Liaison organisation to ISO/TC 261 - Technical committee Additive manufacturing
22 September 2017
EWF is now a Liaison organisation to ISO/TC 261 - Technical committee Additive manufacturing
ISO/TC 261 is a Technical Committee of ISO (International Organization for Standardization). Its scope is the standardisation in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM)  ...
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Join’EM – multi-material solutions presented at the “Joining of dissmilar materials” seminar in Belg
01 September 2017
Join’EM – multi-material solutions presented at the “Joining of dissimilar materials” seminar in Belgium
Our member, The Belgian Welding Institute, together with SIRRIS, will organise a workshop on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 about joining of dissimilar materials.  Global  ...
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Events

European Industry Day Multi-Material Manufacturing Workshop
09 February 2018
European Industry Day Workshop: Multi-Material Manufacturing Industrial Approaches and Solutions
During the EU Industry Week, on February 21st, in Brussels will take place the Multi-Material Manufacturing workshop. This workshop will serve as a forum, where topics such as  ...
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IAB/IIW Intermediate meetings: 15-19 January 2018
16 January 2018
IAB/IIW Intermediate meetings: 15-19 January 2018
The IAB/IIW (International Authorization Board) meetings will take place in Paris between 15th and 19th of January 2018, in the frame of IIW (International Institute of Welding)  ...
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Europe’s manufacturing transformation discussed in Lisbon
27 November 2017
Europe’s manufacturing transformation discussed in Lisbon
Manufacturing is at the core Europe’s history since the industrial revolution. And its legacy can be seen in the number of companies, organisations and research institutions that  ...
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News

FSW Tech Project - Photo KOM
02 February 2018
FSW-tech - Harmonised qualifications in Friction Stir Welding
Friction Stir Welding (FSW) technologies have a worldwide diffusion in several industrial sectors (rail, shipbuilding, automotive, aeronautics). For high-value applications, where  ...
Read More +
IAB Members addressing the skills and workforce needs of the manufacturing sector
29 January 2018
IAB Members addressing the skills and workforce needs for manufacturing sector
IAB Members gather together in Paris to keep developing Personnel and Companies Qualifications and Certifications addressing industry needs. During the 3rd week of January,  ...
Read More +
CLLAIM or Additive Manufacturing professional profiles
18 January 2018
CLLAIM or Additive Manufacturing professional profiles
Additive manufacturing (AM) technology is available since the 1980s. However, it has only demonstrated more impact in the past decade, as the varied array of new products and  ...
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