For the second time, the Wissensfabrik and this year’s sponsor B. Braun have awarded the start-up entrepreneurship prize in the competition "Jugend forscht". At this year’s annual forum in Moschen, Koblenz born entrepreneur Danilo Gavronov, received the prestigious first prize.
1957 to 2027 "Review and Perspectives" -This was the title of ScMI Executive Board member Dr. Andreas Siebes’ Dinner-Speech at the Institute for Product Development (IPEK) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). The occasion for this special speech was the 60th birthday of University Professor Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Albert Albers. He has been a full professor since 1996 and is now the spokesman of the institutes’ management.
The development of the rural areas in Germany is striking and absolutely worth a dedicated scenario study. One of the most driving reasons for rural areas taking different alternative development paths are economic side-conditions. In order to be successful, companies need qualified professionals and executives.
In order to strengthen small and medium-sized enterprises from the fields of mechanical engineering and industrial automation in the global innovation competition, 20 partners from industry and research have founded the supraregional innovation network Zukunftsallianz Maschinenbau e.V at the Hannover Messe 2015. Today, the network consists of 45 members and partners who all participated at the 4th innovation dialogue in early April.
For the sixth time, the conference "Managing Risk in Africa" was hosted by the German-African Business Association at the AKA-Bank in Frankfurt. In addition to the updated information on security issues and political risks, the event also involved an active exchange between the participating companies, security experts, and government representatives.