Health

Comprehensive health care is only possible with the help of digital medical technology

World Health Day is on 7 April 2018. Under this year's motto "Universal Health Coverage", attention is being drawn worldwide to the need for comprehensive health care. Regardless of age, gender, origin, place of residence, education, income and other socio-economic factors, it should be accessible to everyone at all times.

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Buildings

Smart Home and Smart Building

Smart Home describes the digitisation and cross-linking in private homes, smart building describes the automation and central control of the technology in functional buildings.

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Industry 4.0

First 5G-ACIA workshop in Frankfurt

At the beginning of June 2018, the members of the 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation (5G-ACIA) invited visitors to join them to discuss the opportunities and challenges that 5G presents for industry. There was a huge interest in the global initiative’s first workshop, with more than 30 invited organisations and around 70 participants coming along to find out about the benefits of 5G for the implementation of Industrie 4.0.

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Energy

Energy efficiency of buildings

On 14 May 2018, the EU Council of Ministers adopted the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD, 2010/31/EU). This is the first legislative proposal from the "Clean Energy for all Europeans" package published by the European Commission in November 2016.

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Industry 4.0

5G frequency allocation procedures in Germany

The possibility of operating one's own 5G networks is important for future viability of Germany as a business location. The decision of the Bundesnetzagentur on the allocation of 5G frequencies in Germany, which in addition to the nationwide auction of frequencies also provides for an allocation of local and regional frequencies on application, is therefore the right step.

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ZVEI

Area of Competence of the ZVEI

The ZVEI and its member companies are pioneers of technical progress. With a very broad and simultaneously dynamic product portfolio, the Electrical Industry affects everybody's daily life. Here you will find information about the most important topics of the association and its industry.​​​​​​​​​

Education & Research

Engineers yesterday and today

Education & Research

Horizon 2020