EU budget proposal sends a strong signal for research and innovation
03.05.2018 The EU Commission proposes a substantial increase in research and development expenditure for the budget for the financial period 2021 to 2027.
Artificial intelligence offers more opportunities than risks
25.04.2018 VDMA considers the latest communication by the European Commission on artificial intelligence as balanced, but it warns that the debate that will now start needs to stay focused on facts.
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.