RWTH Aachen Campus Roadshow Goes on Tour
As part of the RWTH Aachen Campus Roadshow, RWTH Aachen Campus GmbH and the City of Aachen will present the concept and strategy for the University’s new research campus. The event series, which provides information on the possibilities, services, research clusters, and participating businesses, is targeted at representatives from companies and business-oriented organizations. Currently, six events are planned, to take place in Aachen, Düsseldorf, the Meuse-Rhine Euroregion, Brussels, and at the Hannover Trade Fair.Copyright: Martin Lux
The kick-off event in Aachen on April 22, 2013, was targeted at partners and small-to-medium enterprises in the Aachen region. Mayor Marcel Philip and Alderman Helmut Etschenberg, the patrons of the first stop of the road show, welcomed over 150 guests at the E.ON Energy Research Center, located on the new research campus.
First, Professor Günter Schuh, Managing Director of RWTH Aachen Campus GmbH, gave an overview of the opportunities for collaboration between business, industry, and the University facilitated by the research campus. Subsequently, the cluster coordinators and their industrial partners introduced the activities of the various research clusters – Logistics, Integrative Production Technology, Heavy Duty Drive Systems & Components, Photonics, Eco-Friendly Sustainable Energy, and Bio-Medical Engineering. Here, special emphasis was placed on the range of services and favorable locational conditions and factors.
Further planned stops of the RWTH Aachen Campus Roadshow
„Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia“
for ministries, associations and companies in NRW
for companies in the Meuse-Rhine Eurregion
for nationale chambers of commerce, international companies, embassies
for members of the European Parliament / the EU Commission, EU representations, etc.
for companies, networks, and associations