Project Status

Project Start

1. Januar 2019


22. Januar 2019


The Kick-Off meeting was held in Aachen, Germany on the 22nd and 23rd of January 2019. The EvPro partners discussed the planned project steps and got to know each other. We are looking forward for an exciting project!

Press Release EVPRO

19. Februar 2019

The first press release was published. Find it here!


Press Echo

16. April 2019

EVPRO was mentioned in Springer Professional. Find the article here!

Press Echo

6. Mai 2019

Publishment by Lonza on LinkedIn and Twitter.

6 month meeting

3. Juli 2019

The M6 meeting was hosted by Fraunhofer IPT, Leibniz Insitute DWI and Meotec in Aachen, Germany on the 3rd and 4th of July 2019. The participants presented updates on their work packages and held frutiful discussions on the progress of the work packages and IP management within EvPro. Additionally, the whole consortium had the chance to gather further insights whilst visiting the shop floors of Meotec and DWI.

12 months meeting

22. Januar 2020

12 months meeting

The M12 meeting was hosted by Stryker in Amsterdam, Netherlands on the 22nd of January 2020. The work package leaders shared initial results, their current working progress and had further discussions on IP management. Within the course of a project speed-dating, the partners intensively exchanged views on individual work packages, on cooperation within the work packages and on next steps. The consortium had the chance to get an overview of Stryker’s product portfolio and had a demonstration of a surgery robot.

18 months meeting

9. Oktober 2020

18 months meeting

The M18 review meeting was held in Aachen under careful consideration of the hygiene regulations against Covid-19. The two-day event was used for mutual exchange between the project participants and for the presentation of the project status to the EU Commission.

On the first day the results of the research efforts were presented and discussed with the consortium to coordinate the next steps. On the second day, all work packages were presented by the respective leaders to the EU Commission. The consortium received positive feedback for the research performance so far and was encouraged to further advance the project.