HI-COM has provided Conference interpretation services for VDMA for their 6th Annual Mechanical Engineering Summit on the 8th of November, in which we dispatched 2 of our experienced interpreters who provided technical language assistance for 150 guests in Shanghai, in which we provided support in English and Chinese.
Who is VDMA ?
VDMA, or Verband Deutscher Maschinen und Anlagenbay (The Mechanical Engineering Industry Association) has its headquarters in Frankfurt am Mainin Germany, and represents around 3,200 members, making it the largest industry association in Europe. With more than 1.3 million employees and a turnover of around EUR 232 billion (2018) mechanical and plant engineering is Germany’s largest employer in the industrial sector. In addition, VDMA sees itself as a platform that provides its member companies with various networks where they can discuss technological challenges, interdisciplinary issues and many other topics. The association was founded in 1892. VDMA concentrates its efforts on eight key topics : Markets and economy, Research and production, Energy and environment, Social and economic policy, Profession and training, Companies and management, Law and taxes and Standardization and technology policy.
Please see below some pictures from the event :
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