SemI40 aims to contribute to the industrial ambition of value creation in Europe, ensuring the availability of ECS made in Europe and fully supports this vision by addressing key topics of both "Strategic Trusts, Part A": "Key Applications" and "Smart sustainable and integrated production".

Smart manufacturing in the domain of electronic components and systems will be significantly enabled by research and innovation in the context of Industry 4.0 or the "Industrial Internet". Smart connected objects unleashed by enhanced data processing and communication capabilities will boost competitiveness of European Industry.