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2018 Digital Summit to be held in Nuremberg

Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier will hold the first Digital Summit in this legislative term in Nuremberg from 3 to 4 December.

Start-up Night! Africa 2018


Start-up Night! Africa 2018

By hosting Start-up Night! Africa, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy is bringing together entrepreneurs from Africa’s digital sector, German start-ups and established companies.

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Recording in original languages (German and English)




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News: State Secretary Nussbaum: Ministry's AUDITOR project to guarantee compliance of cloud services with data protection rules

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Digitisation made in Germany

At twelve locations in Germany, the Digital Hub Initiative connects medium-sized enterprises and larger firms with new innovative partners from scientific and start-up communities. Discover our digital network.

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G20 – Shaping digitalisation at global level

In order to ensure that everyone can share in the benefits of the digital transformation, an international framework needs to be created. The German G20 presidency has paved the way for this by launching a number of important dialogue processes.