Edition 9/2017
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Jungheinrich, based in Hamburg is one of the leading providers of integrated intra logistics solutions, and the company already exemplifies the possibilities of Industry 4.0. Their product range includes largely automated warehouses with stacker cranes that reach 40-metre high shelving and driverless vehicles steered by software. Dr. Klaus-Dieter Rosenbach, Member of the Board of Management Logistics Systems, talks to Hamburg News about digitalisation, automatisation and intelligent networking between humans and machines.

Our interview with Professor Frank Steinicke, University of Hamburg, focuses on the future and especially the fascination of virtual reality and the importance of the sector for Hamburg.

These articles and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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Expansion of Hamburg Metropolitan Region sealed

Greater region to include 17 districts and counties, three district-free cities and city of Hamburg

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Dr. Klaus-Dieter Rosenbach, Vorstand für Logistiksysteme, Jungheinrich AG

Jungheinrich's Board of Logistics Systems

Jungheinrich's logistics systems account for a quarter of new business - from entire warehousing systems to process optimisation SERIES: Part 5

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Lufthansa Technik unterzog ein ausrangiertes Düsentriebwerk ausgiebigen Prüfstandversuchen, um Daten zu sammeln.

Lufthansa Technik aims for more efficient maintenance

Big data should improve forecasts about ageing and wear marks - project is part of digitalisation strategy

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Ausschnitt Elbphilharmonie Nordostansicht am Abend

International investors eyeing Hamburg's hotel market

Elphilharmonie and rising visitor numbers boosting hotel sector - business development also focusing on other sectors

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Online Marketing Rockstars

Online Marketing Rockstars going international?

7th Online Marketing Rockstars brings most creative, innovative minds in digital marketing together

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Era of virtual reality crucial to Hamburg's future

Eyeing the future is Professor Frank Steinicke's occupation at University of Hamburg. In an interview with Hamburg News, his focus turns to importance of virtual reality - a key issue during Social Media Week

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Chatbots werden immer besser

Social Media Week - chatbots improving constantly

Dr. Carsten Brosda opens Social Media Week Hamburg in Chamber of Commerce's Innovation Campus - line-up features 150 events

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