VDE – For a worthwhile future
Our world is changing: Everything which might be possible, will be possible. The electrical and digital future - when is it right? Facing alternatives – requires ideals; Safety, breaking new ground; Progress, speaking a common language; Responsibility, connecting business sectors; Innovation for the people.
The VDE develops ideals for a future emerging here and now - in an extraordinary network of research, science, industry, safety and education. We as VDE are shaping a worthwhile future: electrical, digital, for everyone - with ideals. We are building the e-dialistic future.
With 36,000 members (including 1,300 companies) the VDE is one of the largest technical and scientific associations in Europe. VDE embraces science, standardization work and product testing and certification under one roof. VDE is involved in technical knowledge transfers, research, and promoting young talents in the key technologies of electrical engineering, electronics and information technology and their applications. Other key activities include ensuring safety in electrical engineering, developing recognized technical regulations as national and international standards, and testing and certifying electrical and electronic devices and systems. VDE works in the fields of information technology, energy, medical engineering, microelectronics, micro- and nanotechnology and automation. The VDE headquarters are located in Frankfurt.