The VDI Wissensforum as part of the VDI Group

Engineers need a strong association that supports, promotes and represents them in their work. This task is performed by the VDI Group. In so doing, each VDI unit has its own focus. Here you will find more information on the Association of German Engineers (VDI), the Group and the respective tasks of its companies.

The VDI Group includes:

VDI e.V.
The largest technical and scientific association in Europe with nearly 155,000 members

VDI GaraGe GmbH
Transfer of skills to young people in the fields of science, technology and Business.

VDI/VDE Innovation + Technik GmbH
Support and advice in the analysis, promotion and organisation of innovation and Technology.

VDI Verlag GmbH
The leading media company for engineers and technical specialized employees and managers.

VDI Technologiezentrum
Established service provider for research funding, innovation support and innovation policy

VDI Versicherungsdienst
Pensions, risk protection, wealth management: security for every stage of life.

VDI Zentrum für Ressourceneffizienz
A project within the framework of the National Climate Protection Initiative of the Federal Environment Ministry.

Springer-VDI-Verlag GmbH & Co. KG
Publisher of journals in the fields of construction, design/production, logistics, energy and the Environment.