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Worldwide joint initiative

The vector awards are a worldwide joint initiative initiated by igus®. The jury assembles representatives from MM MaschinenMarkt, Schiff&Hafen, the machine tool laboratory of RWTH Aachen, Hannover Exhibition Center, Volkswagen AG and the Robotation Academy. The vector awards are under the patronage of Ken Fouhy, chief editor of vdi nachrichten (German engineers union news). The awards ceremony will take place at the Hannover Trade Show (April 23 - 27, 2017).

Ken Fouhy

Ken Fouhy
Chief Editor, VDI-Nachrichten

Dipl.-Ing. Frank Jablonski

Dip. -Ing. Frank Jablonski
Chief Editor, MM MaschinenMarkt

Arno Reich

Arno Reich
Hannover Messe

Olaf Katzer

Olaf Katzer
Head of vocational training at Volkswagen AG and managing director of the Robotation Academy

Christian Brecher

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Brecher
Head of the Machine Tool Laboratory Chair – RWTH Aachen

Dr. Silke Sadowski

Dr. Silke Sadowski
Chief Editor, Schiff&Hafen

Harald Nehring

Harald Nehring
Vice president e-chain systems®, igus® GmbH


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