One to Watch: Pedro Gómez, co-founder of Orbem AI

The Mexican-born biotech scholar who won the 2018 BMWi startup award is no newcomer to commerce: this is his third startup.

The Spirit of Bauhaus

Foreign companies and investors value Germany’s product design expertise as much as they rate Germany as a first class industrial location, explains industrial design expert Uwe Gellert.

SmartFactory as a Service

Digitalization and Industrie 4.0 are making new manufacturing methods possible – and demanding new business models.

Machines in Flow

Germany is one of the largest markets for the Internet of Things applications and is experiencing an upsurge in platform development, which will enable yet further diversification. From an investor perspective, is now the right time to jump into the IoT?

From Bremen to Space

Airbus Defence and Space is currently building “Bartolomeo,” a new European external payload platform of ISS for experiments from industry, at its facilities in Bremen.

German Robotics

The Robotics & Automation division of the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) raised its growth forecast for 2018 for German companies that produce industrial robots or parts and components for them.

Welcome to the Cluster Republic

Clusters are high-tech hubs and ideal entry points for foreign companies that want to innovate.

The New Interface of Engineering

As a global leader in the Industrial Internet of Things, foreign investors are flocking to Germany.

Robot Revolution

A look at the investment landscape in the growing field of robotics, from production through to healthcare.