VDMA: New federal government must follow up on Macron’s proposals
27.09.2017 After the speech by the French President on the Future of Europe, the debate on a reform of the EU needs to gather pace in the Member States.
Cyber security: industrial goods need different solutions compared to consumer goods
19.09.2017 VDMA takes a positive view of the efforts by the European Commission to find a common approach to IT security. Nonetheless, industry warns against costly certification that would offer buyers only the appearance of security.
VDMA’s office in Brussels bridges the gap between business and politics. The association informs its member companies about political developments that affect mechanical engineering. For policymakers in Brussels, the European Office (EurO) is a reliable point of contact with in-depth knowledge about the mechanical engineering industry to ensure that lawmaking does not happen in isolation from the real world in which companies operate.