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Online Seminar
German-Taiwanese Smart City and Sustainable Mobility Summit
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Event Start
27/10/2020 · 16:00
Event End
27/10/2020 · 18:35

As part of the “Mittelstand Global” initiative, the German Trade Office Taipei organized the German-Taiwanese Smart City and Sustainable Mobility Summit on October 27th, 2020.

You can find the agenda as well as the participants’ presentations below:


 Opening Remarks


15:50 – 16:00 (Taipei)
08:50 – 09:00 (Berlin)


16:00 – 16:05 (Taipei)
09:00 – 09:05 (Berlin)

Opening Remarks
Dr. Thomas Prinz, Director General of the German Institute Taipei

16:05 – 16:10 (Taipei)
09:05 – 09:10 (Berlin)

Opening Remarks
Mr. Wen-Je Ko, Mayor of Taipei

16:10 – 16:15 (Taipei)
09:10 – 09:15 (Berlin)

Opening Remarks
Dr. Frank Mentrup, Mayor of the City of Karlsruhe

Keynote Speeches

16:15 –16:30 (Taipei)
09:15 – 09:30 (Berlin)

How can mobility in cities be sustainable and intelligent? German solutions from the cluster
Florian Rehr,

Managing Director,
ITS mobility GmbH

16:30 – 17:00 (Taipei)
09:30 – 10:00 (Berlin)

Company Presentations
- Company Presentation 1: Cuculus GmbH
- Company Presentation 2: Efficiency Systems
- Company Presentation 3: Embeddeers GmbH
- Company Presentation 4: Green Business Development GmbH

17:00 - 17:10 (Taipei)
10:00 - 10:10 (Berlin)

Coffee Break

17:10 – 17:25 (Taipei)
10:10 – 10:25 (Berlin)

International cooperation opportunities in the Taiwanese Smart City sector
Dr. Chen-Yu Lee,
Director / Taipei Smart City Project Management Office
Secretary General / GO SMART

17:25 – 17:45 (Taipei)
10:25 – 10:45 (Berlin)

Company Presentations
- Company Presentation 5: Naventik GmbH
- Company Presentation 6: Transport Systems Bögl GmbH
- Company Presentation 7: Wiemer Arndt

17:45 – 18:30 (Taipei)
10:45 – 11:30 (Berlin)

Fireside-Chat, Q&A
1. Dr. Chen-Yu Lee
Director / Taipei Smart City Project Management Office
Secretary General / GO SMART
2. Florian Rehr, Managing Director,
ITS mobility GmbH
Moderation: Leonie Yang, General Manager, DEinternational Taiwan Ltd.

18:30 – 18:35 (Taipei)
11:30 – 11:35 (Berlin)

Closing Remarks

Participants List (in alphabetical order):

Cuculus GmbH

Cuculus GmbH is a privately held company headquartered in Ilmenau, Germany and operates globally in the area of Enterprise software for critical infrastructure.

Since its founding in 2007, Cuculus has implemented numerous projects worldwide with different complexity and size, on its own and in strong cooperation with globally or locally acting partners thanks to which Cuculus won several multi million Euro contracts for the supply of AMM (HES), MDM and/or integrated AMM/MDM solutions.

Product and Services:

We develop, implement, operate and support server-based Smart Metering and Energy Management solutions for the energy sector and beyond in the most of the regions in the world. Major customers are in North Western Europe, Middle East and Asia.

ZONOS™ IoT Platform, our core product, enables us to control millions of devices and process their incoming data. This industrial-scale IoT platform is the basis for tailor-made solutions, which we develop in close cooperation with our customers. The ZONOS™ IoT Platform is currently being used by utilities in 13 countries.

Looking for:

Active companies participating in Taiwanese projects in the area of smart metering, smart grid, smart city

  • Meter and communication solution manufacturers
  • Energy suppliers
  • Utilities (power, water, gas)
  • IT companies
  • Integrators.
  • Real estate companies
  • Grid operators

Efficiency Systems:

Reduce costs, increase efficiency through timely action, never overlook anything, always know what is happening: real time data visualization and alerting.

Efficiency Systems developed an ingeniously simple IoT platform, called DAPONA, which allows costs reduction by digital asset management, real time data visualization and alerting. Simply connect the platform to any assets or data sources, such as sensors, machines, workplaces, devices, web-sources, etc.  All information will be displayed immediately on free configurable web-dashboards (PC, tablets, smartphones, monitors, etc.) for better understanding of the working status and to improve working efficiency. No other apps, boxes or other special hardware needed, just connect and start the Smart Shopfloor. It depicts the reality digitally and It helps you to save costs through early action without tedious analyses, consultations, conceptions, system developments, etc.

Looking for:


  • IoT Companies
  • Distributors of sensors with applications in smart manufacturing and smart city
  • Software service providers

Partners, Investors

Companies looking for data visualization solutions

  • Building Operators
  • Manufacturing Companies
  • HORECA Industry

Embeddeers GmbH

A team of seasoned engineers, Embedders GmbH, works with German car-manufacturers and first-tier suppliers to deliver solutions in the area of embedded software and hardware, safety-relevant software, software development for automotive control devices and associated tooling, as well as prototypes and small series. Applications include E-Bikes, electric vehicles, and radio-controlled toys and gadgets.

Looking For:

  • Automotive companies
  • E-Mobility companies
  • Developers and manufacturers of other electric-motor driven devices, including radio-controlled toys and robots

Green Business Development GmbH

Green Business Development GmbH (GBD) is one of the leading consultancies in the area of sustainable business development in Germany with a high entrepreneurial and technical competence in energy and mobility, especially in sharing mobility and hydrogen mobility.

The company offers strategic and operational business development including research & strategy and market entry advisory for Germany. Due to its excellent network in the start-up, corporate and venture sector GBD is also a Venture Builder.

Looking For:

Companies looking to expand on the European market, particularly from the following industries:

  • Energy and Transportation
  • E-Mobility/H² Mobility
  • Smart City Solutions Providers

Companies or research institutes that are interested in learning more about the development of the hydrogen mobility in Germany, including the sector coupling with the energy market via power-to-gas concepts with regard to the feasibility in Taiwan.


With over 20 years of accumulated R&D experience in the automotive vehicle positioning industry, the founders of NAVENTIK developed the world’s first entirely software-based satellite navigation sensor and fusion positioning platform on the market - ready to substitute RTK INS as well as low cost GNSS receiver units. The NAVENTIK PATHFINDER GNSS technology promises to revolutionize the autonomous vehicle market by offering accuracy, robustness, and functional safety at low unit cost suitable for mass-market applications.

Looking For:

  • Automotive OEM
  • Research Partners
  • Investors
  • Accelerators
  • Start-Up Associations

Transport System Bögl

With around 6,500 highly qualified employees at more than 35 locations worldwide and an annual turnover of over 1.7 billion euros, Max Bögl is one of the largest building, technology and service companies in the German construction industry. Since its founding in 1929, the company has been known for its innovative strength in research and technology – from tailor-made custom solutions to complete construction engineering solutions that are ecologically sustainable.

With the Transport System Bögl, Max Bögl has developed a future-oriented local transport system based on magnetic train technology. It is quiet, flexible, low-emission, space-saving and reliable. The Transport System Bögl works with a linear drive, and thanks to flexible routing, can be integrated into existing transport infrastructure. As a turnkey supplier, Max Bögl is responsible for planning, industrial production of the track and vehicle, and construction measures. This is resource and cost-efficient, which makes it possible for the infrastructure project to be completed quickly.

Looking For:

  • Planners of public transport projects who are currently planning or making feasibility studies
  • Transportation agencies and O&M’s, especially those with requirements on new innovative urban solutions
  • Ports which are looking for solutions to efficient transport of standard ISO Containers


With data protection advice from WIEMER / ARNDT you are always one step ahead. We provide you with comprehensive expertise within the framework of data protection consulting following the GDPR. We specialize in consulting on data protection and data security in the B2B Sector and have further training to become a data protection officer for health care organizations. We also focus on the area of data protection in online marketing and app marketing. We make sure that you meet all the requirements of the Data Protection Regulation and that your online marketing measures and your website/apps/software comply with data protection regulations to target German and EU customers and clients.

WIEMER / ARNDT is a EU-wide operating agency that advises clients from all business sectors.

Looking For:

  • companies that are about to enter the German and/or European market.
  • companies that are about to create digital services like websites, ecommerce solution apps and / or software for the German / EU market
  • companies that are about to hire German staff and/or are about to open a German or EU office.

Florian Rehr Presentation

Chen-Yu Lee Presentation

Efficiency Systems Presentation

Embeddeers Presentation

Green Business Development Presentation

Naventik Presentation

Transport Systems Bögl Presentations

Wiemer Arndt Presentation

Participating Companies