Industrial Design becomes more and more important for the European industry in the fight against the strong and many times cheaper chinese competition. Especially Germany has with its Bauhaus school a long tradition of industrial design. The EUIPO patent office in Alicante awardes the best ones. Small and Emerging Companies Award has been won by the Air.Go 2.0 automatic bag drop system, owned by Danish firm Marcus Pedersen ApS, and designed by Sara Clement. She shows that women become more and more important in Industrial design. The Industry Award was won by the ARTIS pheno robotic C-arm angiography system from Siemens Healthcare GmbH, designed by Nadja Roth, another strong woman.
German daughters and sons many times do not want to follow their parents’ business, but want to start their own company. In Germany where you can find many medium sized companies (Mittelstand) with an important economic impact, this lack of interest becomes a serious problem, also for the staff. Their is a risk of thousand of companies to die if they cannot find a successor. For the moment just half of the owners inherit their business to their children. If you look for an interesting investment that works than have a look here and listen what Michael Rohrmaier has to say.
Sweden has been the model for many things in the last years. But the refugee wave has changed as well many things in Scandinavia. Against extreme right wing tendences an Academic lobby seeks fundemental changes in the treat oft foreign-born academics in Sweden. According to many studies they are disproportionately overqualified for their job or unemployed and action should be taken to make better use of their talent, according to a new analysis published by Jusek, a union of university graduates.
The new Spanish government changes the rules for renewables and allow among other things the autoproduction of energy. This are the main points the will change with the new law:
There are previsions about how we will travel in the future. Some people and experts in lifestyle and economic visions believe that we will have more and more time in the coming years because we will work less hours, retire earlier and have more money to go somewhere else and relax – at least some of us. Among these people that believe in this vision for the coming year we find Jörg Lindner, an renown German investor in the European tourism market. He not just believes in a better world today and in the coming years than we had before, he also thinks that we will see an enormous growth in the tourism industry.
Experts in artifical intelligence are wanted everywhere. In Europe we have some of the best universities to study it. But unfortunately countries like UK and Germany face an artificial intelligence ‘brain drain’ as Silicon Valley raids its top universities for talent, data compiled by The Telegraph shows. Around a third of leading machine learning and AI specialists who have left the United Kingdom’s top institutions are currently working at Silicon Valley tech firms.