Services of VDMA India

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India – has always been on the radar for Europe and especially for Germany. With the long standing relationship between the two countries since centuries, the prominence of India for Germany has only grown several manifolds and continues to be one of the most important markets in the Asian region. The VDMA India office offers a good many services which can support your endeavours in the Indian Market.
Senior Experten Service (SES) has been helping people to help themselves for over 25 years, aided by its bank of specialists in various fields who have left their professional lives behind them. The Senior Experts pass on their knowledge on a voluntary basis and are financially independent, possessing the key qualities of high motivation and extensive professional experience. More than 11,000 Senior Experts are registered on their database. Expertise honed over a lifetime makes them ideally placed to support businesses (small and medium-sized), public institutions and local authorities, educational establishments and international organizations.
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Industry News

11.10.2019
A new study by the IMPULS Foundation of the VDMA on digital market foreclosure shows that free data exchange is massively impaired. The effects are particularly hard on small and medium-sized enterprises.
24.09.2019
VDMA President Carl Martin Welcker criticises the climate package announced by the Grand Coalition: CO2 prices are set too low.
12.09.2019
The new VDMA guideline supports the topic of machine learning and shows step by step how the introduction can take place in your own company.
09.09.2019
"When it comes to tax incentives for research, we hope for 'Struck's law' - no law leaves the Bundestag as it is introduced," emphasises Hartmut Rauen, Deputy Managing Director of the VDMA, at today's hearing of the Bundestag Finance Committee on tax incentives for research.
05.09.2019
The British Parliament tries to make sure that there will be no hard Brexit after all. Nevertheless, companies must continue to prepare for it.
22.08.2019
The new building is the VDMA's clear commitment to Frankfurt as a location, whose central location in Europe represents a major advantage for its members. The existing building and the new building will in future offer an ensemble with an attractive campus character for dialogue and networking activities.
03.08.2019
The US and the EU have agreed on trade in beef and veal - now a free trade agreement must follow, eliminating all industrial tariffs.
23.07.2019
The French Parliament has ratified the CETA agreement. Now the Bundestag is called upon to follow suit quickly.
11.07.2019
Federal Economics Minister Peter Altmaier has announced the prospect of a rapid free trade agreement with the USA. The negotiations should be conducted without preconditions.
04.07.2019
Small and medium-sized enterprises and the Union are to find each other better again. CDU/CSU faction leader Ralph Brinkhaus wants to steer a clear course "pro Mittelstand" - and thus finds a lot of support in mechanical engineering.
02.07.2019
In May 2019, incoming orders in the mechanical engineering sector in Germany fell again by 7 percent in real terms. While domestic demand almost stagnated (minus 1 per cent), orders from abroad were 9 per cent below the previous year's relatively high level.
04.06.2019
Hardly any other lead environmental market profits as much from digitisation as the environmental service branch - it can become the decisive instrument for the dissemination and acceleration of the environmental service branch and for new opportunities through new business models.
24.05.2019
The resignation of Prime Minister May makes a chaotic Brexit more likely than ever. Businesses should take urgent precautions.
08.05.2019
Professor Claus Oetter, Managing Director of VDMA Software and Digitisation, calls for a stronger possibility of differentiation for industry at the meeting of the Data Ethics Commission and the question of an ethical design of society.
04.04.2019
Even medium-sized companies can successfully commercialize new business models - VDMA guide shows strategies for commercializing digital services in mechanical engineering - Manufacturers must act more frequently like software houses
03.04.2019
VDMA supports the new concept of Deutsche Messe AG as conceptual sponsor of Hannover Messe - Focus on industry transformation - More attractiveness and networking for exhibitors and visitors
20.03.2019
Thilo Brodtmann, Managing Director of the VDMA, misses a clear course for the future of the federal government when Federal Finance Minister Olaf Scholz presents the federal budget.
14.03.2019
The European Parliament has set new hurdles for a free trade agreement with the US. Even if the European Council makes the final decision, this is a signal against free trade.
27.02.2019
"Digitisation must become a top topic in engineering science university teaching", emphasises Hartmut Rauen, Deputy Executive Director of the VDMA, on the occasion of the annual report published on 27 February by the Expert Commission on Research and Innovation (EFI).
11.02.2019
Mechanical engineering industry benefits from Swedish customers' high standards - Partner country of Hannover Messe focuses on automation and Artificial Intelligence - Export growth of 3.3 percent, large number of branch offices
08.02.2019
Will protectionism or a "digitalized Leninism" overrun the economic order in Europe? Participants at the congress "Maschinenbau vorausgeDACHt" have defended the market econonmy concept - but it must be reformed.
07.02.2019
On Thursday in Tübingen, in the presence of the Minister President of Baden-Württemberg, Winfried Kretschmann, the Young Mechanical Engineers Foundation was officially presented at an official opening ceremony attended by more than 100 invited guests from industry, politics and science.
22.01.2019
Tomorrow's world of work must not be regulated to the letter. The ILO's proposals go to the wrong direction.
12.12.2018
The EU Free Trade Agreement with Japan is an important signal against protectionism and opens up new export opportunities for European industry.
26.11.2018
VDMA welcomes the decision of the Federal Network Agency to allocate local frequencies - Complete coverage mandatory for industrial applications - Coverage of 98 percent of households is insufficient

Events

06.09.2019
2nd VDMA Manufacturing Excellence Awards aimed at recognizing the VDMA members who have implemented methods either in energy efficiency and conservation or improvement in work conditions and work safety in their manufacturing process.
06.09.2019
The 8th VDMA Mechanical Engineering Summit was held on 6th September 2019 at Hotel Sheraton, Bangalore and was attended by around 250 people from various industrial segments.
04.09.2019
We, the German Engineering Federation VDMA, have recently introduced an AI-based startup-radar to our members that enables easy navigation through the global startup scene.
13.08.2019
Don Bosco Technical Institute (DBTI), Okhla, New Delhi is one of the leading vocational training institute in Delhi. Operating since 1971, DBTI has trained over 20000 youth, some of whom are placed in the senior positions in various sectors.
08.08.2019
The 19th Management Meeting of the members under Fluid Power & Transmission of VDMA in India of both associations was held at Stauff India Pvt Ltd, Pune on 8th August 2019.
26.07.2019
In yet another initiative to sensitize local manufacturing Industry on 4.0 and its implication, VDMA India in association with ifm Electronic and Pilz India, as partners, organized a event on "Implementing Industry 4.0 to Manufacturing Industry in India" at hotel Sayaji in Indore on 26h July 2019.
17.07.2019
Odisha is, slowly but surely, making its presence felt as a state which has immense potential to be among the front runners in myriad sectors and emerge as the Manufacturing Hub of Eastern India.
27.06.2019
The 16th India Management Meeting of Construction Equipment & Building Material Machinery division under VDMA was held on Thursday, 27th June 2019 at the premises of ZF India Private Limited, Pune.
21.06.2019
VDMA India in association with Universal Robots India Private Limited and SCHUNK Intec India Private Limited as partners organized a Presentation on “Increasing Productivity & Quality on your Shop Floor, using Collaborative Robots (Cobots) for Automation” on 10th May, 2019 (Friday) at Sayaji Hotels Ltd, Kolhapur and on 21st June 2019 (Friday) in Rajkot.
19.06.2019
The 2nd Technical Management meeting on Standardization & Conformity Assessment under VDMA was held on 19th June, 2019 (Wednesday) at the premises of Schaeffler India Limited
18.06.2019
VDMA India on association with GIZ India organized and Indo German Workshop on Standardization & Conformity Assessment on 18th June (Tuesday) 2019 in New Delhi.
13.06.2019
The 9th VDMA Robotics + Automation India Management Meeting was held on 13 June, 2019 in Pune.
24.05.2019
The 2nd VDMA Members Meet Northern Region was held on 24th May 2019 at Hotel Radisson Blu Plaza, New Delhi which was attended by 75 people. India is the second-largest sales market in Asia for the German engineering industry.
25.04.2019
Riding on the success of the last year symposium, and to create more awareness, building strategies and road maps to migrate/build the business/ machines oriented towards Industrie 4.0, which is the contemporary technology for the Mechanical & Plant Engineering globally, for the Indian manufacturing industry, we are once again organizing the 2nd International Symposium on "Industry 4.0 - the Future Concept of Manufacturing" on 25th and 26th April 2019 in Ahmadabad and Chennai respectively.
10.04.2019
During bauma 2019 in Munich a country special session on India named as the "India Day Sympoosium" was organized by the VDMA Mining and VDMA India on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the bauma forum in Hall C2, which offered the next good opportunity to sound out new perspectives for new business.
04.04.2019
On eve of this occasion, VDMA India organised "India Day" once again in the Forum Motion & Drive in the morning session on 4th April 2019 comprising presentation and panel discussion. The objective of the program was to project India as huge market and investment destination for investments in the Heavy Engineering and Power Control and Transmission technologies and also to inform the audience on regulatory and tax reforms toward ease of doing business undertaken by the Indian government. It also aimed to provide a platform for sharing experience from both the countries of the doing business in India
05.02.2019
The 12th India Management Meeting in Chennai (Plastic & Rubber) was held on 5th February 2019 in Chennai.
19.01.2019
German Engineering Federation ( VDMA) organized a "Country session - Germany on 19th January 2019 under the theme "GERMANY & GUJARAT - PARTNERS IN GROWTH". The session focussed on the policy regime in the state, sector outlook in engineering, emerging investment opportunities, presentation and panel discussion.
12.12.2018
The 15th India Management Meeting for the Construction Equipment and Building Material Machinery division under VDMA, on the occasion of bauma Conexpo India 2018, was held as a breakfast meet on Wednesday, 12th December 2018, the 2nd day of the exhibition at the Westin Hotel in Gurgaon. Haryana, India.
15.11.2018
The 1st Technical Management meeting on Standardisation & Conformity Assessment under VDMA was held on 15th November, 2018 (Thursday) at the premises of Rittal India.
13.11.2018
GIZ – the German Agency for International Cooperation in collaboration with the German Engineering Federation (VDMA) under the framework of the Indo-German Working Group on Quality Infrastructure between the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and the Indian Ministry for Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution organized a Seminar on Innovation and Safety: Machinery Regulations and Standards in Germany and India on 13th November, 2018 in New Delhi.
06.09.2018
VDMA India in association with Universal Robots India Private Limited and SCHUNK Intec India Private Limited as partners organized a Presentation on "Smarter Shop Floors: Increasing Efficiency with Collaborative Robots and Innovative End-of-Arm Modular Systems” on 6th September, 2018 (Thursday) in Indore.
27.07.2018
The German Engineering Federation (VDMA) in association with ifm electronic India Private Limited and Pilz India Private Limited as partners organized a Presentation on "Implementing Industry 4.0 in the Manufacturing Industry in India" on 27th July, 2018 (Friday) in Ahmedabad.
21.02.2018
After the recent visit of Mr. Patrick Schwarzkopf, Managing Director, VDMA Robotic + Automation to India for the VDMA Robotics + Automation Management meeting for the first time in September 2017 and subsequent member interactions, there was a need for creating a platform for the VDMA Robotic + Automation member companies in India to reach out to the end user with VDMA supported platforms and events. To take this endeavour forward, we are planning a VDMA Robotics + Automation Symposium focused on latest technology and market needs and in 2019 in Pune, India.
09.02.2018
The 11th India Management Meeting (Plastic & Rubber) as held on 9th February, 2018 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat within PlastIndia 2018. Mr Thorsten Kuehmann, VDMA Frankfurt & Mr Sandip Roy, Senior Manager, VDMA India presided over the meeting.
06.10.2017
Germany has conferred the ‘Cross of the Order of Merit’, the highest civilian honour awarded to individuals for their services to the country, to Mr Rajesh Nath, Managing Director, VDMA India.

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