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Inspiring through Innovation: Discover Intelligent Machinery in Baden-Württemberg

At a Glance

  1. Discover new business opportunities and experience the stimulating business environment of Germany’s innovation hub Baden-Württemberg from July 1 – 5, 2024!
  2. Get inspired and enhance your global competitiveness through exchange with leading German machine tool manufacturers and pioneering research institutions in the field of intelligent machinery.
  3. Focus on what matters and experience business in Germany to the fullest – all arrangements from company visits to transportation are being taken care of for you!


Explore your business opportunities in Germany's innovative powerhouse Baden-Württemberg by participating in our delegation trip between July 1 - 5!

Situated between the Alps in the south and the picturesque vineyards of Hesse and Rhineland-Palatinate in the north, Baden-Württemberg offers a thriving environment for the machinery sector, giving rise to globally renowned companies such as Trumpf, Robert Bosch, and Manz. Furthermore, the robust industrial landscape around its urban business hubs Stuttgart, Karlsruhe, and Mannheim harbors global key players in the automotive, engineering, and electronics sectors such as Mercedes, Porsche, Würth, Audi, Zeiss, Liebherr, Festo and SICK. This makes Baden-Württemberg the ideal destination for Taiwanese machinery companies looking to gain technical insights, engage in mutually fruitful cooperation, and forge enduring partnerships.

Joining this delegation to Baden-Württemberg will not only provide you with access to cutting-edge technologies and innovations but also facilitate sustainable expansion into new markets, enhancing your global competitiveness.

The program is organized by IHK Exportakademie GmbH, a joint initiative of all 12 Chambers of Commerce in Baden-Württemberg. The company is dedicated to promoting international exchanges between companies, associations, and industry clusters from Baden-Württemberg and their global counterparts through offering delegations such as this one.

During the 5-day visit, you will get the chance to meet leading machine tool manufacturers from the region, engage in B2B matchmaking, and exchange your views on the newest technical innovations with pioneering research institutions. Experience business in Germany to the fullest, while all arrangements from company visits and flights, over accommodations, to transportation, lunch, and dinners are taken care of for you by the organizers. As participants, you only cover the costs for flights and hotel, allowing you to focus on what matters.

Delegation visit in a nutshell:


July 1 – 5, 2024


IHK Exportakademie GmbH

Preliminary visiting destinations:

  • Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing and Engineering
  • Festo AG & Co. KG
  • Trumpf SE + Co. KG
  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry Karlsruhe
  • KI-Allianz Baden-Württemberg (AI-Alliance Baden-Württemberg)
  • cultural sightseeing destinations in the Stuttgart area

Your benefits at a glance:

  • Experience business making in Germany without distractions: Itinerary, company visits, transportation within Germany, lunch & dinner are pre-arranged for you!
  • Own local guide accompanying the delegation, taking care of travel itinerary, transport in Germany and all meeting arrangements
  • Meet with leading machinery companies and research institutes
  • Establish new connections and gain insights into the latest research.

Your costs:

  • Participants have to pay for their own flight and accommodation expenses


If you are interested in this opportunity, please use one of the following tools below to sign up:

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Typeform Registration Tool: https://gtotaipei.typeform.com/to/MlGFjEWk

Registration Deadline: May 25, 2024