Markets Germany - Issue 01/2018

Markets Germany - Issue 01/2018

Cover Markets Germany 1/18 | © GTAI/KammanRossi


The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is a multi-billion euro market on the move and a hotbed of innovative technologies and new business models.

  • FinTech News: Germany benefits from the "Brexit effect" as FinTech startups relocate
  • 5G Networking: Dresden’s 5G Lab is helping to realize the dream of the “Tactile Internet”
  • Green Bricks: How energy efficiency drives are boosting the construction market




  • In Brief
    Latest news about the business location Germany.


  • Green Bricks
    The drive towards greener building is creating numerous opportunities in the construction and HVAC sectors.
  • The Leisure Boom
    Germany is flying the flag as the most popular destination for city breaks, reinforcing its strong position in the international tourism market.


  • Introducing: de:hubs
    Unlike centralized Silicon Valley, there are twelve separate digital hubs (“de:hubs”) in Germany.
  • FinTech Shifts its Axis
    Due to uncertainty in the market after the Brexit referendum, many FinTech companies and investors are now moving to Germany.
  • Giving Startups a Hand Up

    From disruptive technologies to game-changing gadgets, more and more startups from around the world are choosing to collaborate with well-established German companies.

  • All Aboard the 5G Superhighway

    5G promises to impact on our lives more than any other wireless technology before it, ushering in superfast speeds, a huge increase in throughput, security and resilience.

  • Get Set, e.GO!

    There is very little Günther Schuh, managing director of e.GO Mobile, doesn’t know about e-cars. We talked to the professor about self-driving cars, production engineering and his ambitious plans for the future.


  • Bridging the Skills Gap
    Mario Kratsch, vice president at the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC), explains how German-style dual apprenticeship training
    could solve the shortage of skilled workers in the U.S.


Publisher: Germany Trade & Invest
Gesellschaft für Außenwirtschaft und Standortmarketing mbH
Managing and Content Editor:Eva Forinyak
Consultant Editor:Daniel Stephens
Editorial Team
David Batty, Christoph Hus, Jürgen Jehle,
Andrea Reibold, Imogen O’Rorke


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