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Open Guest Lecture Freudenberg - 13.04.2015

Open Guest Lecture Freudenberg - 13.04.2015

Freudenberg is a family-owned group of companies active on the global stage.

Its 11 Business Groups operate various markets and industry sectors. Freudenberg offers tailor-made, innovative technological products and services to customers in the automotive, mechanical and plant engineering, textile and clothing, construction, mining and heavy industry, energy, chemical, oil and gas sectors. The Group’s customers also include companies in the medical technology, civil aviation, rail vehicles and semiconductor sectors.

Freudenberg develops and manufactures seals, vibration control technology components, filters, nonwovens, surface treatment products, release agents and speciality lubricants, medical technology and mechatronic products.

The Group also develops software solutions and IT services primarily for small and medium-sized enterprises. Consumers enjoy the benefits of Freudenberg's state-of-the-art household products marketed under the vileda®, O-Cedar®, Wettex®, Gala® and SWASH® brands.

They also engage in corporate innovation and entrepreneurship. Matthias Messer of the Freudenberg group will introduce into their way to nurture innovation and create new services and portfolio companies:

1. Overview Freudenberg Group & Innovation Milestones
2. Freudenberg Innovation Model & Selected Initiatives
3. From the Fuzzy Frontend to Start-ups

The guest lecture is part of the MAN 632 course "Advanced Entrepreneurship" and takes place on April 13, 2015 from 1.45pm to 3.15pm. It will be held in the room SN169 and you can sign up on our event-page.

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  • University of Mannheim
  • Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
  • Gründerverbund
  • ESF
  • Europäische Union
  • Baden-Württemberg - Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft
  • Absolventum