EU agrees on framework for cyber security certificates
21.12.2018 The EU Parliament, Member States and the European Commission have agreed on the so-called "Cybersecurity Act".
EU’s plan for AI paves the European way, but overlooks industrial potential
10.12.2018 The EU-Commission convincingly underpins its ambition to coordinate efforts in Europe with the “Coordinated plan for Artificial Intelligence”. However, the VDMA demands a clearer focus on industrial applications.
"It's easier to post workers to the US than to France"
11.10.2018 Bureaucratic hurdles for the posting of workers are a burden for the mechanical engineering industry. In Brussels, the VDMA discussed possible easements in the posting of employees with representatives from politics and industry.
European Parliament bolsters Digital Single European Market: “Free Flow of Data”
04.10.2018 Europe has moved a small but important step closer to the Digital Single European Market: on 4 October, the European Parliament adopted its report on a Regulation for the free movement of non-personal data.