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Cooperation Partner

T-Systems T-Systems is Deutsche Telekom's major customer division and Europe's number one information and communication technology provider for the auto industry. About 5,000 experienced industry specialists support manufacturers, suppliers and dealers improve cross-company cooperation with information and communication technology, standardize business processes along the entire value chain and deliver more security, convenience and innovative services into vehicles. IT architects and system specialists develop made-to-order software solutions and provide for their smooth integration into existing IT environments. T-Systems has a global infrastructure consisting of computing centers and networks. The company takes charge of centralized applications such as SAP, and handles the maintenance and further development of applications.

» www.t-systems.de

Platinum Sponsor

mobile.de
» www.mobile.de

Gold Sponsors

AutoScout24AutoScout24 is the largest pan-European automotive digital classified platform. The marketplace empowers people to realize their car-owning dreams simply, efficiently and stress free. AutoScout24 offers listings products for used and new cars to dealers and private sellers. In Germany, AutoScout24 enjoys a unique aided brand awareness of 94 percent within its target group.

AutoScout24 is part of Scout24 Group, which operates leading digital marketplaces dedicated to the real estate and automotive sectors in Germany and other selected European countries.

» www.autoscout24.de

MHP – A Porsche CompanyWith the perfect symbiosis of management and IT consulting and as a Porsche subsidiary, MHP is the leading management and IT consultancy in the automotive market. As a process supplier, MHP optimizes its customers' processes across the entire value chain. We advise and guide our customers worldwide with the help of more than 1,250 employees from our facilities in Ludwigsburg (2), Frankfurt, Munich, Nuremberg, Essen, Wolfsburg, Berlin, Zürich/Regensdorf (Switzerland), Atlanta (USA), Shanghai (China) and Cluj-Napoca (Romania). And we want to continue to grow. The MHP philosophy: excellence.

» www.mhp.de

PWC At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We're a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 223,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, advisory and tax services. Find out more and tell us what matters to you by visiting us at www.pwc.com. PwC refers to the PwC network and/or one or more of its member firms, each of which is a separate legal entity. Please see www.pwc.com/structure for further details. With over 5000 specialists in more than 50 countries, PwC is a global leader in providing professional services to the automotive industry. PwC audits three of the top six Fortune Global 500 OEMs, four of the top 10 Automotive News Global 100 Automotive Suppliers and provides professional services to 89 of the Top 100 Automotive News Global Automotive Suppliers. PwC Autofacts® offers automotive forecasting services and is a provider of automotive market analysis, strategy development, and competitive intelligence to the world's leading vehicle manufacturers, automotive suppliers, and support organizations.

» www.pwc.de/auto

TotalTOTAL QUARTZ is a supplier of premium quality lubricants. As a customer, you benefit from nationwide service in Germany including consultation for your lubricant needs. At TOTAL, we invest a great deal in Research and Development in order to increase the efficiency of our products. We collaborate with well-known automotive and motorcycle manufacturers, so that our engineers benefit from the expertise of their colleagues through joint research centers. Because of this, TOTAL's high-performance lubricants are deliberately calibrated to meet the specific needs of individual brands.

TOTAL QUARTZ – keep your engine younger for longer.

» total.de

Sponsors

Neutral expertise with international reach
DEKRA Business Units
DEKRA is one of the world's leading expert organisations. The company currently maintains a presence in 50 countries in Western and Eastern Europe as well as in the USA, Brazil, North and South Africa, Israel, Japan and China. More than 37,000 employees are committed to ensuring long-term safety, quality and environmental protection. The DEKRA Business Units "Automotive", "Industrial" and "Personnel" provide professional and innovative services in the fields of vehicle inspections, expert appraisals, international claims management, consulting, industrial testing, product testing, certification, environmental protection and qualification.

» www.dekra-infoportal.de

LANXESSLANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.7 billion in 2016 and about 19,200 employees in 25 countries. The company is currently represented at 75 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics. Through ARLANXEO, the joint venture with Saudi Aramco, LANXESS is also a leading supplier of synthetic rubber. LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and FTSE4Good. 
LANXESS is an important partner to the automobile industry. Our High Performance Materials business unit is a leading supplier of lightweight materials for large scale production.

» www.lanxess.com

Macedonian Government – Free Zones AuthorityThe Macedonian Government's Free Zones Authority provides the most efficient business climate in Eastern Europe with unparalleled incentives, world-class infrastructure, and excellent service. The success and attractiveness of Macedonia's zones and overall investment climate is confirmed by the award Best Zone for Large Tenants within Europe in fDi Magazine's Global Free Zones of the Year 2014 report, as well as Macedonia ranking as the #1 Destination for Doing Business in Eastern Europe according to the World Bank's Doing Business Report 2016. Choose Macedonia and realize the best value proposition, as many automotive companies already have: Johnson Controls, Delphi, Visteon, Johnson Matthey, Kostal, Dräxlmaier, Lear, Amphenol, Marquardt, Kromberg & Schubert, Key Safety Systems, Kemet Electronics, ODW Elektrik, Gentherm, ARC, and many others. We invite you to visit our web site, www.fez.gov.mk, and learn more about the highest level of incentives offered in the Macedonian Free Zones.

» www.fez.gov.mk

TrascoSince 1983 Trasco Bremen GmbH has been a leading supplier of armoured vehicles and special conversions for both German and international OEMs. TRASCO is a reliable partner from the entire development, prototyping, the production of components and assemblies right up to the production of complete armoured vehicles in individual production or small series including the desired certifications. With its highly specialized employees the company covers a wide range of services in-house. The company is a registered VDA member in manufacturing group I and has a manufacturer key number (HSN). Put your trust in Trasco Bremen GmbH - the competent and reliable OEM partner for special projects!

» trasco-bremen.de

TÜV RheinlandFollowing.

» tuv.com

valeo.comValeo is an automotive supplier, partner to all automakers worldwide. As a technology company, Valeo proposes innovative products and systems that contribute to the reduction of CO2 emissions and to the development of intuitive driving. In 2016, the Group generated sales of €16.5 billion and invested over 11% of its original equipment sales in research and development. Valeo has 155 plants, 20 research centers, 38 development centers and 15 distribution platforms, and employs 91,800 people in 32 countries worldwide. Valeo is listed on the Paris stock exchange and is a member of the CAC 40 index.

» valeo.de

Start-up Patron

McKinsey & CompanyMcKinsey & Company is a global management consulting firm, deeply committed to helping institutions in the private, public and social sectors achieve lasting success. For over eight decades, our primary objective has been to serve as our clients' most trusted external advisor. With consultants in more than 100 offices in 60 countries, across industries and functions, we bring unparalleled expertise to clients anywhere in the world. We work closely with teams at all levels of an organization to shape winning strategies, mobilize for change, build capabilities and drive successful execution.

» www.mckinsey.de

SPONSORSHIPS The Automobilwoche Kongress in Berlin is a "must" for top managers in the automotive industry. Our sponsors regularly use the Congress as a valuable instrument for strategic communication. By intelligently linking your sponsorship measures with Automobilwoche's print and online advertising, you can forge extremely high-quality contacts reaching into the highest levels of management. Talk to us and use the Automobilwoche Kongress for your B2B communication as well.

Thomas Heringer
Publishing Manager, Sales and Marketing
Automobilwoche

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