| BMWi launches the ELECTRIC POWER II support programme

Under its programme entitled "ELECTRIC POWER II: Electric Mobility – Positioning Along the Value Chain", the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) will support research and development projects over the next three years in order to give Germany a substantial boost in international competition in the field of electric mobility.

| „Professional staff for Smart Data: Requirements in the present and future”

The accompanying research of the Smart Data technology program, maintained by federal ministry of economics and Technology, now launched a survey in order to address the present and future needs for skilled people or specialists in the area of Smart Data Germany.

| Application process for „Gruenderwettbewerb – Digitale Innovationen“ has started

In search of the most innovative digital ideas in Germany: The 2016 edition of the start-up competition has begun on 1 July. Participants can uploads their concept until 30 September.