The transfer of data between the EU and the US quickly needs a secure legal basis. The data protection authorities must act with tact here.
Current information and events of the Foreign Trade and Investment Department
Traditionally at the beginning of the year, the VDMA revises and updates its economic policy positions.
The conclusion of the Asia-Pacific Free Trade Agreement (RCEP) must be a wake-up call for EU trade policy. With this agreement, China underlines its political and economic leadership in the region.
VDMA was more active than ever in the area of EU trade policy in 2020. What were the most important trade policy topics in Brussels in 2020? What issues are on the agenda in 2021?
Blockchain technology has the potential to change business models sustainably!
All four award winners present innovative applications of AI in mechanical engineering; new participation record: 38 nominations from 22 university locations
Industry needs innovation-friendly conditions for the use of artificial intelligence. There must not be an overregulation of AI in production.
Watch the image film of our trade association
On the occasion of the GAIA-X Summit today and tomorrow, international companies, NGOs as well as representatives from politics and associations will come together in hybrid format to publicly present the new organizational structure of the GAIA-X Foundation. As Europe's leading mechanical engineering network, the VDMA has been a member from the very beginning.
Before we go into the winter break with our podcast, there is the latest episode with the topic "Low Code Development" - listen in!
Industry leader Added value through software 2021 enters the next round!
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Joint study by VDMA and McKinsey: Almost 80 percent of companies see the need to cooperate on digital business models
Remote service in mechanical and plant engineering
The consulting offer of the professional association software and digitization shows ways to industry 4.0 and successful digital strategies.
Product portfolio of the members of the VDMA Software and Digitization available.
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Prof. Claus Oetter

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Our networked world holds great potential, but also an increasingly visible danger. Whether it is the availability of a machine, the functional safety of cyber-physical systems or the protection of secrets and data: countless attack vectors can threaten these assets from the outside.
Industry 4.0 affects every aspect of mechanical and plant engineering and ensures increased dynamics. This also affects the technical documentation of machines and plants, which is responding to this trend with smart information.
Virtual experience exchange on Thursday, February 25, 2021, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
Web-Seminar on 24.03.2021 09:30 - 12:00 o'clock
Web Seminar on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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