On 25 February 2021, CECIMO organised a high-level videoconference “From crisis to opportunity: Digital solutions for a sustainable economic recovery” in the framework of the EU Industry Days 2021. The event recognised the importance of collaboration, partnerships, ecosystems, and a common standardisation system as critical factors for the industry recovery and for mastering the green and digital transitions. 

Our high-level speakers were:

  • Daniel Michaels, Brussels Bureau Chief, Wall Street Journal (Moderator)
  • Dr Hans-Martin Schneeberger, President of CECIMO and Chairman of the board of directors of Schneeberger Holding AG
  • Anne-Marie Sassen, Acting Head of Unit, Digital Transformation of Industrial Ecosystems, DG CONNECT, European Commission
  • Dr Christian Liedtke, Head of Strategic Alliances, KUKA AG
  • Marie Langer, CEO, EOS GmbH
  • Dr Thomas Schneider, Managing Director of Research and Development, TRUMPF GmbH + Co. KG.
  • Elena Santiago Cid, Director General, CEN and CENELEC

In case you missed the CECIMO’s online conference you can access the key takeaways and video recording below.


Read the main takeaways from the event.


The wrap-up video is available for you to watch.