News from your regional association

The implementation of the master plan for the industrial city of Berlin is picking up speed. The most recent meeting of the Senate, associations and chambers focused on industry talks and the media presence of the industry.
VDMA, IG Metall and Federal Economics Minister Altmeier have committed themselves in the industry dialogue to using the economic opportunities arising from digitisation and artificial intelligence to secure the future of mechanical engineering.
Several VDMA members are looking forward to their fair prizes at the double Intec and Z fairs in Leipzig at the beginning of February 2019.
Saxony's politicians did not miss the opportunity to visit numerous medium-sized companies at the Intec and Z. They informed themselves about the latest trends, but also about current challenges.
In January, board members and the Commissioner for Eastern Germany Hirte exchanged views on numerous controversial topics. Another milestone will follow in the summer of 2019.
The good economic situation in the mechanical engineering of Eastern German continued at the end of 2018. And despite multiple risks, companies remain optimistic.
The Thuringian vocational school landscape cannot keep up with the digitalization in the industry. VDMA East, IHK East Thuringia, entrepreneurs and Education Minister Holter therefore discussed deficits and measures.

About the VDMA East

Der VDMA Ost ist Ihr direkter Ansprechpartner in Ihrer Nähe. Sprechen Sie uns an – wir unterstützen Sie in allen Fragen des Maschinen- und Anlagenbaus.
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Reinhard Pätz
Reinhard Pätz
Geschäftsführer - Themen: Unternehmensführung, Wirtschaftspolitik, Konjunktur
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