XMANAI consists of 15 partners from 7 countries Italy, Germany, Spain, Estonia, Portugal, Greece and Cyprus. The consortium is very well balanced in terms of research-industry collaboration as the next table depicts, containing a very well though constructed mixture of collective expertise from industry, research, academia, technology providers with solid background on manufacturing, data science and AI, and big data, and human-machine ethics sectors

TXT e-solutions SpA (TXT)  is an international, specialized provider of engineering software solutions supporting customers in high-tech markets in their mission- and business-critical core processes and throughout their product lifecycles.

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is the leading organization for applied research in Europe. Its research activities are conducted by 72 institutes and research units at locations throughout Germany.


Tyris AI is a SME specialized in Data Analytics and Vision Computer solutions for the optimization of industrial and manufacturing operations, using Machine Learning and Deep Learning technologies.


Politecnico di Milano is the most important technical university in Italy and one of best in Europe, according to recent rankings.

AiDEAS is a highly innovative technology and data solutions provider. The company is building machine learning and AI-power technology to unlock the value hidden in huge volumes of data, reducing the time to find, diagnose, comprehend and act at a speed that is impossible for humans, thereby generating new faster insights.


SUITE5 is an Information Technology Solutions and Services SME whose mission is to deliver innovative data-driven intelligence solutions through state-of-the art technologies, required for any organisation to be placed at the forefront of competition through greater efficiency.

Innovalia Association is an independent private Associated Research Lab, recognized as a R&D technology center by the National Register of Technology Centre based on their R&D services to companies.

ATHENA is a Research and Innovation Center on Information Technologies. ATHENA participates in this project through the Information Management Systems Institute (IMSI).

KnowledgeBiz (KBZ), is a Portuguese innovation and information systems company. Leveraging from the experience and participation in leading-edge research initiatives, Knowledgebiz is developing state-of-the-art products and services, customizable to meet clients’ needs.

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the leading major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and research technology centers in 2019.

Ford Motor Company, commonly known as Ford, is an automotive and engine manufacturer founded by Henry Ford in, 1903.

UBITECH is a leading, highly innovative software house, systems integrator and technology provider, established to provide leading edge intelligent technical solutions and consulting services to businesses, organizations and government.

Deep Blue is a research and consultancy Italian SME specialised in human factor, safety, validation and scientific dissemination.

UNIMETRIK is a Metrological Service company, oriented to offer solutions for the industry related to Calibration, Measurement and Metrological engineering.

CNH ITALIA S.p.A. belongs to the CNH group, a global leader in the capital goods field with consolidated industrial experience, a wide range of products and a worldwide presence.