Press Tour 2011: Green Production Technologies

The German Academic Exchange Service hosted a one-week press tour for foreign science journalists from the international media in 2011. The event took place from October 9 to 14 and is part of the “Research in Germany” priority campaign “Green Production Technologies”.

The German Academic Exchange Service is hosting a one-week press tour for foreign science journalists from the international media in 2011. The event takes place from October 9 to October 14 and is part of the “Research in Germany” priority campaign “Green Production Technologies”. It will take the participants to several renowned research institutions, universities and companies in the fields of automobile, resource and energy efficient automation technology, solar technology, recycling and plant construction. The tour is to start in Stuttgart and includes visits to research facilities such as Festo AG and ALBA GmbH, the Volkswagen Autostadt in Wolfsburg and universitary research at RWTH Aachen University. It will end in Berlin Adlershof, which is known today as the “City of Science, Technology and Media”.  On this trip, the journalists will have the opportunity to speak to some of the most fascinating individuals in the fields of science and politics.