Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for 170 years. The company is active around the globe, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world's largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is a leading supplier of efficient power generation and power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry. With its publicly listed subsidiary Siemens Healthineers AG, the company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. At the end of September 2017, the company had around 377,000 employees worldwide.
Siemens in Hungary
Siemens Hungary founded the first tram line in Budapest 130 years ago and the company has played a determining role in the modernization of the country ever since. Siemens Group in Hungary plays a decisive role in energy generation, processing and transmission, industrial automation, building technology, transport and infrastructure, healthcare and software development. In addition to Siemens Hungary, members of the Siemens Group are evosoft Hungary, Mentor Graphics Hungary, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Siemens Healthineers, Siemens Mobility, and Valeo Siemens eAutomotive Hungary. The Siemens entities in Hungary employ more than 3500 colleagues.
Siemens supports EuroSkills Competitions
Siemens and the WorldSkills Europe share a desire to continuously improve the quality of vocational training for young people throughout Europe, because competent young professionals are the future. Since 2016 in Gothenburg, Siemens supports the biannually EuroSkills competition with automation products, for example, SIMATIC S7 controller for the "Industrial Control" discipline (Skill 19) and Logo! logic modules for the "Electrical Installations" discipline (Skill 18).
Siemens Automation Cooperates with Education (SCE)
In the field of industrial automation the SCE program offers teaching material, trainer packages for blended learning environments to teach/learn topics like PLC programming and convey Industrie 4.0 (Digitalization) know-how. Educational institutions around the world benefit from distinctive Siemens know-how, special conditions, support and partnerships.