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Please have a look at the current issue of our knowledge magazine contact - available as flippable PDF-file:


Digitalization is making sharing easy. Why access is becoming more important than possession today and why Sharing Culture represents a solution to insufficient resources, read in the new issue of contact.

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Interview with Michael Fübi: Sharing, not possessing, is the M.O. of the ‘sharing economy’. We explore why this concept is also important for corporate knowledge.

Sharers Are Winners: Sharing culture is enriching our society. Despite the decreasing significance of possession, the economy can also benefit from the desire to share.

Three Individuals, One Underlying Motivation: Dr. Sabine Tebbich, Dr. Ulrich Lehmann, and Dr. Christian Hugo all have something in common: Cooperation plays an important role in their work.

Digital Influencer: Development engineer, author, and social media expert: Linyuan Liu is a versatile digital wonder. In our interview, he explains the significance influencers can have for companies.

Also in this issue:

A Trip around the Globe: Consumers want fair, custom products instead of cheap mass-produced goods, and favor globally and socially conscious sustainable supply chains.

Hazardous Waters: Legionella bacteria are invisible to the naked eye yet highly hazardous to health. How the risk of infection can be reduced.

Unprotected Solar Power: Industrial solar power plants are intelligent and networked. If they lack sufficient digital protection, though, they put energy supply at risk.

In the Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Harvey wreaked wide-scale damage on American industrial plants in 2017. How can people and companies protect themselves from these types of natural disasters?

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The different versions of the knowledge magazine as PDF:

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Knowledge Magazine contact 2.18 (PDF, 7.51 MB)
Highlights contact 2.18

Sharing for the benefit of all - digitalization makes it possible.

Global Marketplace
Worldwide trade is not a problem when the rules are followed.

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Knowledge Magazine contact 1.18 (PDF, 5.36 MB)
Highlights contact 1.18

Humans and robotics

Smart Nursing Care
More Freedom in Old Age

The Old Switcheroo
Oldtimer: Catching Up with Counterfeiters

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Knowledge Magazine contact 3.17 (PDF, 6.83 MB)
Highlights contact 3.17

Escape, conflict and disruptors

Event security
Security doesn't get in for free, either

Before the Big Bang
An interview with Martin Bojowald