Overview requirements

To ensure that the XMANAI Platform meets the requirements of the different stakeholders (Data Scientist, Data Engineer and Business Expert) an agile methodology is implemented for requirements elicitation, promoting interactive sessions with the XMANAI partners.

XMANAI partner spotlight – Athena Research Center

Name: Theodore Dalamagas

Job title: Research Director

Organization: Athena Research Center

Bio: Theodore Dalamagas is Research Director, Vice Director of Information Management Systems Institute at Athena Research Center, co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Symbiolabs (spinoff of Athena R.C.).

Industrial Assets Provenance in XMANAI

The provenance of data is of high relevance due to the massive increase of data generated these days. Provenance not only plays a proper role for the web and its data, but the topic has also arrived at the analogue world.

XMANAI partner spotlight – Innovalia Association

Innovalia Association

Name: Óscar Lázaro
Job title: Managing Director
Organization: Innovalia Association
Bio: Dr. Oscar Lazaro is the Managing Director of Innovalia Association. Dr Oscar Lazaro has more than 15 years of experience in the ICT field and is leading research and product development activities of Innovalia for Smart Cities and Factories of the Future domains.

The Draft Catalogue of XMANAI XAI Models

Glass box model

A draft selection of Hybrid XAI models, able to address concrete manufacturing use cases, will populate the XMANAI Models Catalogue as an integral part of the XMANAI platform. Following the Explainable AI paradigm that lies in the core of the project, “black box” models are transformed into “glass box” solutions via coupling to additional explainability layers.

A Matter of Quality! Data for Trustworthy AI in Manufacturing

A Matter of Quality! Data for Trustworthy AI in Manufacturing

A Matter of Quality! Data for Trustworthy AI in Manufacturing Last month Data Week 2022 organized a virtual event where it talked about A Matter of Quality! Data for Trustworthy AI in Manufacturing. In the Smart Manufacturing Industry, there are three scenarios related to Data Spaces: the Smart Autonomous Factory pathway, Hyperconnected Factory pathway, and Collaborative, Product-Service […]

5th XMANAI´s General Assembly


5th XMANAI´s General Assembly After 18 months, XMANAI has the 1st hybrid General Assembly at POLIMI and most of the consortium is finally meeting in person. On the second day of the meeting, we will enter deep into the XAI Catalogue Status & Planning, as well as the progress of our pilot demonstrators.

XMANAI´s Evaluation Framework


XMANAI has just finalised its Evaluation Framework to measure the impact that the XMANAI platform will have on the demonstrators! The assessment will be completed at the end of the project to evaluate the platform from a technical and business perspective, measuring how the production and decision-making processes evolved.

XMANAI partner spotlight – Suite5

XMANAI partner spotlight_Suite5

Name: Dr. Fenareti Lampathaki
Job title: Technical Director
Organization: Suite5 Data Intelligence Solutions Limited
Bio: Fenareti Lampathaki (female) holds a Ph.D. Degree and a Diploma – M.Eng. Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering (Spec.: Computer Science) from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) and M. Sc. Degree in Techno-Economics (M.B.A.).