VoicesContributors share their personal viewpoints on global trade, industry policy and corporate challenges.
“It is vital to be present in diverse markets” Peter Fenkl, CEO of ZIEHL-ABEGG SE, on the balancing of international markets.
Germany’s worldwide network of Chambers of Foreign Trade is growing, says Dr Volker Treier, Deputy Chief Executive of DIHK.
Dr. Gunther Kegel, CEO of Pepperl+Fuchs, on the subject of current challenges and the role that Asia plays.
“Europe has to become faster and more effective” Dr. Nicole Hoffmeister-Kraut on partnership and competition with China.
“Strength in diversity” EU Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska on the development of the industry clusters in Europe.
Dr. Robert Bauer, CEO of SICK AG, on the perspectives of Industry 4.0 in the ASEAN region.
Ralph Linde, Head of the Volkswagen Group Academy, on “Workforce Transformation” and corporate culture with digitization.
Ambassador Per Thöresson: “Co-Lab” means Partner Country of Hannover Messe 2019 Sweden’s social culture of innovation.
Former CEO of FESTO Dr. Eberhard Veit is involved for many years with the Industry 4.0 platform.
Roland Bent, Chief Technology Officer at Phoenix Contact, speaks on prospects for Industry 4.0 in China.
Philipp Harting of Harting Technologiegruppe: HARTING @ HANNOVER MESSE – A strong connection for 70 years.
Friedhelm Loh, owner and CEO of Rittal, on Hannover Messe as the launch pad of global success and future challenges.
Renate Pilz, owner of safety specialist Pilz on what values motivate her global teams and have lead to long-term success.
Michael Ziesemer, President of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association (ZVEI), on Industry 4.0.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Development and Finance of Poland, Mateusz Morawiecki, talks about the country.
Prof. Dr. Klaus Mangold is present for years with Eastern Europe topics at HM. A conversation about his relation to Russia.
The Ambassador of P.R. China to Germany is sharing China’s opportunities with the world through the new Import Expo in Shanghai.
The Undersecretary of Industry and Commerce of Mexico’s Economy Ministry on his country’s economic perspectives.
The Governing Mayor of Berlin, Michael Müller, about Metropolitan Solutions and the positioning of Smart City Berlin.
The Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates on how SME can benefit from the UAE’s ambitious diversification programs.
Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska on new EU programmes and incentives to support businesses.
Corina Cretu, EU-Commissioner for Regional Policy explains how EU is targeting the growth potential of the Danube region.
Albert Speer, one of Germany’s best known urban planners, on international success and the future of urban planning.
Dr. Stefan Franzke, CEO of Berlin Partner for Business and Technology, on the importance of startups for the German economy.