Especially in times of crisis, such as the current COVID 19 pandemic, new ways of remaining competitive are needed. Startups often offer quick and unconventional solutions that can help companies quickly, especially in these times.
The Research Allowance Act came into force on 1 January 2020. The passing of the Research Allowance Act (FzulG) marks the end of a long struggle by the VDMA to introduce tax incentives for research in Germany.
In the times of Corona, new ways are needed to attract new customers and strengthen the relationship with existing customers, even without trade fairs.
Webinars are an excellent tool for this, offering every company potential in sales.
Shut downs, interrupted supply chains and travel restrictions: production and on-time delivery of machines and plants have been encumbered, impeded or even rendered impossible during to the COVID-19 crisis.
Companies have now been in the Corona special situation for several months: previous sales plans and targets for the year are for the most part no longer applicable. Large trade fairs are cancelled or postponed, travel is massively hampered and personal appointments take place only rarely and in small groups
The keyword Internet of Things refers to the embedding of persons, processes and (physical) objects with the virtual world. The things thus connected via the Internet thus enable seamless communication among themselves. Access to low-cost, energy-saving sensors, the expansion of connectivity and cloud platforms, and artificial intelligence make intelligent networking possible.
For 10 years you had to organize growth and efficiency. But for some time now, clouds have been gathering in the sky
The current pandemic is dramatically worsening business weather conditions.
In keeping with the circumstances, we therefore invite you to a virtual exchange of experience "Weather-proof organisation"
Exchange views on the current situation and discuss new approaches and impulses in the areas of finance, productivity, flexibility, culture and innovation with our VDMA expert Felix Prumbohm and the experts from the consultancy Vollmer & Scheffczyk. Details can be found at the end of the document.
This month we are updating our privacy statement to better understand what information we collect and why. We have also taken steps to improve our features to protect your information and privacy.
There is no change to your current settings or how your data is processed. We have merely improved the explanation of our procedures and explain to you in more detail what options you have to update, manage and delete your data.
We take the protection of your personal data and their confidential treatment very seriously.
General information about the scope of processing of your personal data and about your data protection rights can be found at www.vdma.org/datenschutz.
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