Hephaestus is an advanced research lab within Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology (EMMATECH), worth more than €10,000,000 and comprising three main sections:
It is well known that between R&D and market there is a gap where most of the ideas die. Innovation is bridging this gap. However successful bridging is a laborious task requiring specific implementation measures; one (and the most expensive) being the facilities.
Hephaestus Lab aims to serve as a canter of excellence both academia and industry (locally and internationally) to this direction towards a successful development of an innovation ecosystem in our region with a possible contribution to the global problem.
For a full presentation of Hephaestus Advanced Lab, visit the Lab's official website.