29.01.2019: STARTUP THE FUTURE – Baden-Württembergs erfolgreiche Startup-Matching-Veranstaltung geht in die zweite Runde

Meet your Match – Neue Innovationspartner und neue Impulse gesucht? STARTUP THE FUTURE bietet die passende Gelegenheit, Jungunternehmen mit hochinnovativen Lösungen für den Maschinenbau zu finden. Effizient, fokussiert, vertrauensvoll.

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29.11.2018: Pilot-Workshop Hands-on-Training at the MakerSpace Garching

Open workshops - a new trend for the achine and equipment industry. Learn in Europe's largest MakerSpace how collaborative and agile product development can be thought in a new light with regard to mechanical and plant engineering. Vivid innovation: Register now and participate (first come, first served).

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Coming soon: VDMA Startup-Radar

23.10.2018 Identifying and precisely categorising startups with mechanical engineering relevance worldwide: With the VDMA Startup-Radar we offer a new tool for startup scouting from winter 2018/2019 - geared to the needs of the industry :: Exklusively for members

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Summer Meeting Corporate Foresight 30.08.2018 - Program and Registration

31.07.2018 Top topics: Best practices from well-known members, foresight in practice, new trend maps, startup culture and method sharing, maker spaces   :: For members

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Startup Award Maschinenbau-Gipfel 2018

23.07.2018 VDMA Startup-Machine honours innovative start-ups with the Startup-Award at the Maschinenbau-Gipfel Summit 2018 (German Mechanical Engineering Conference 2018). Apply now and meet decision-makers at the top event in the industry.

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Startup-Machine proudly presents: The Winners of Startup Live

12.07.2018 Who has the best idea for groundbreaking Industry 4.0 business models for tomorrow's mechanical engineering? VDMA Startup-Machine and VDMA Baden-Württemberg went in search of innovation with the "Startup Live - Industry 4.0 & Smart Factory" ideas competition. We proudly present the winning start-ups.

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Ideas Competition Startup Live – Industry 4.0 & Smart Factory

15.05.2018 Shaping the future of mechanical and plant engineering today: In the "Startup Live - Industry 4.0 & Smart Factory" ideas competition / mini incubation event, young start-ups and those interested in setting up a company develop fresh ideas into viable business models. Be part of it!

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VDMA meets startups at Young Tech Enterprises

18.04.2018 Startups and mechanical engineering: a perfect match! But how can they find each other and cooperate even better in the future? We are investigating this question in dialogue with startups - in a workshop at the Young Tech Enterprises Forum at the Hanover Fair.

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Start-ups as a corporate strategy

VDMA Startup-Machine with a new format: Startups as a corporate strategy - how does it work? Background knowledge on methodology, best practices of successful implementation, needs and userX. You can find out more from us on 20.02.2018 in Frankfurt!    :: For Members

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Startup-Pitches at the Machinery Summit

VDMA Startup-Machine presents selected Startups at the 9. German Machinery Summit in Berlin, 17/18 October 2017

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The VDMA Startup Machine goes live

29.08.2017 In the year of its 125th anniversary, the VDMA is launching its Startup Machine: a new grouping that intends to bring together start-up companies and mechanical engineering companies.

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Invitation to the Matching Event für Industry and Startupsür Industrie und Startups

16 November 2017, Phoenix Hall, Römerkastell, Stuttgart

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Strengthening innovative power with start-ups

18.08.2017 The VDMA Startup-Machine serves as a hub for member companies to network them with startups. Under #VDMAhackdays, an event took place for the first time at which the VDMA itself met with startups to further develop its own association work with a startup culture.

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KMUs meet Startups

On Thursday, 27 July 2017, the Startup Initiative of the VDMA Bayern took place together with the UnternehmterTUM in Garching near Munich. There, medium-sized companies and start-ups met to discuss possible cooperations and possibilities of future cooperation.

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Networking in a unique way – Successful second EMINT start-up event

31.03.2017 As part of the Spring Meeting EMINT the second start-up event of the sector association took place in Hamburg on 22nd march 2017. Six Exciting start-ups from the EMINT world have taken part.

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VDMA EMINT supports internal VDMA Startup Initiative

Frankfurt, 30 September 2016 - As part of its working group on cross-cutting topics, the trade association Electronics, Micro and Nano Technologies supports the recently launched VDMA Startup Initiative.

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13.06.2017

Learning from each other - machine makers & startups

Startups translate trends into new technologies and products that may also play a role in mechanical engineering. Moreover, startups apply new ways of working that machine makers should know about. Conversely, mechanical engineering is a huge user industry for startups. We bring both of them together - "Matchmaking" with relevance for mechanical engineering!

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24.08.2017

Machine makers and startups - perfect match!

Startups turn trends into new technologies and new products that are interesting for the machinery industry as well. Moreover, they use new ways of working machine makers should know about. On the other hand mechanical engineering is a giant user industry for startups. We bring both sides together - matchmaking with relevance.

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05.07.2017

Our expert network Startup-Machine

Mechanical engineering is a giant industry always hungry for new technologies, applications and services - and always adventurous. Perfect for startups! VDMA provides sector-specific entry through 500+ experts. More than 10 VDMA sectors support VDMA Startup-Machine with their expertise. We list names and tasks here.

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Learning from each other - machine makers & startups
Machine makers and startups - perfect match!
Our expert network Startup-Machine

Dr. Eric Maiser

Head of VDMA Competence Center Future Business | Director VDMA Corporate Foresight | Director VDMA Startup-Machine

Phone: 

+49 69 6603-1433


Fax: 

+49 69 6603-2433


eric.maiser@vdma.org

Laura Dorfer

Project Manager VDMA Startup-Machine

Phone: 

+49 69 6603-1782


Fax: 

+49 69 6603-2782


laura.dorfer@vdma.org

Laura Abraham

VDMA Startup-Machine |
Photovoltaics & Battery Production

Phone: 

+49 69 6603-1183


Fax: 

+49 69 6603-2183


laura.abraham@vdma.org

Romina Neusel

Assistant VDMA Startup-Machine

Phone: 

+49 69 6603-1192


Fax: 

+49 69 6603-2192


romina.neusel@vdma.org

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