New EU research policy sidelines industry
07.06.2018 The mechanical engineering industry is worried that the new EU research programme "Horizon Europe" is weakening the role of industry in European research policy
VDMA: Machinery Directive is on the right track
08.05.2018 The European Commission has classified the Machinery Directive as fit for purpose - even in times of digitalization.
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.