The BIGMATH – “Big Data challenges for Mathematics” project is an EU funded PhD programme aimed to train a group of young, creative mathematicians with strong theoretical and practical skills, needed to tackle the major challenges of the Big Data era.

This project is coordinated by the Università degli Studi di Milano and μRoboptics is one of the seven SME’s participating in this project. μRoboptics aims to train a PhD student with the skills required to cope with major challenges presented by Big Data in the current industry.


  • Università degli Studi di Milano (Italy)
  • Technical University Eindhoven (Netherlands)
  • Instituto Superior Técnico de Lisboa (Portugal)
  • University of Novi Sad (Serbia)
  • AcomeA (Italy)
  • CIF (Serbia)
  • SDG Italia (Italia)
  • Sioux LIME (Netherlands)
  • 3Lateral (Servia)

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H2020 Funding

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie grant agreement No 812912. The project is part of the activities of the European Consortium for Mathematics in Industry (ECMI) and of the ECMI SIG on Mathematics for Big Data