Cybersecurity Act applies false instruments
10.07.2018 ZVEI and VDMA call for European approach to cyber security. However, the EU proposal for third-party certification is only a pseudo-solution.
VDMA: Good progress on the circular economy
10.07.2018 Europe’s Ministers of the Environment have confirmed their goal of creating a waste-free economy in Europe. The mechanical engineering industry plays a key role in this undertaking.
VDMA and EU discuss policy framework for artificial intelligence
25.06.2018 At a workshop in Brussels, representatives from industry, politics and civil society spoke about the potential of AI in industry - and the possible need for action at European level.
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.