VDMA supports Industry 4.0 Conference at CHINAPLAS
20.04.2017 Frankfurt, 20 April 2017 – The interest shown by Chinese converters in Industry 4.0 technologies remains undiminished. In hosting the 2nd Industry 4.0 Conference at this year’s edition of CHINAPLAS, to be held from 16 to 19 May in Guangzhou, the trade fair’s organiser Adsale is therefore once again creating a platform for technology providers and users.
Lightweight construction: Lightweight and solar powered around the world
20.04.2017 VDMA celebrates its 125-year anniversary in 2017 under the motto “Humans – Machines – Progress”.
Smart gespannt und intelligent vernetzt
20.04.2017 Das Potenzial der Spanntechnik in einer prozessoptimierten Fertigung wird auf der EMO Hannover 2017 aus allen Blickwinkeln beleuchtet. Auch hier eröffnen additive Verfahren völlig neue Möglichkeiten. Für die digital vernetzte Fertigung werden intelligente Spannmittel eine zentrale Rolle spielen.
Industry 4.0 helps producing more effiniently
19.04.2017 The manufacturers of compressed air and vacuum technology can produce more efficiently thanks to integrated industry - as can be seen at this year's ComVac, part of the Hanover Fair.
Predictive maintenance by industry 4.0
12.04.2017 The manufacturers of compressed air and vacuum technology can avoid possible disturbances and threatening machine failures from machinery components by monitoring and evaluating data continuously - as can be seen at this year's ComVac, part of the Hanover Fair
OE-A elects new international Board of Directors
07.04.2017 New OE-A Board to represent the entire international value chain of organic and printed electronics.
New multimedia reports on humans-machines-progress.com
Please enjoy reading our latest issue of 2017.
Future materials are a source of innovations in products and production. Which ones will become important for your business? What kind of new business opportunities will come up or will old markets be turned upside down? Where does regulation have disruptive effects? You will get answers and impulses on May 5, 2017 in Darmstadt. Join us!
Brexit, upcoming elections, an uncertain future: The EU is in a deep crisis, but is a union of states that needs to be maintained - just not necessarily the way it is now. While Jean-Claude Juncker presents his visions of a re-invented EU, VDMA also has suggestions for reform in Europe. An analysis.
Thus, in time for the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, VDMA is launching the online #europeworks campaign to send a strong pro-Europe signal and to counter the threat posed by nationalists and populists with a positive message.
What are the biggest challenges facing mankind? And what contribution are machines and mechanical engineers already making today to solve them? VDMA has been providing the general public with knowledge on mechanical engineering for 125 years.