Master the future

Date: 12.10.2017 | Download: Technical article (PDF) | Author(s): Prof. Ulrich Sieberath | Contact: Susanne Hainbach

Meet the trends of digitisation, technology and social change with knowledge, competence and courage

In order to be able to master the future, the issue at hand is: What do we, as an industry, have to deal with in the future? In other words, what are the mega trends in window construction?


  • Digitalisation
  • Globalisation
  • Transparent construction
  • Highly efficient construction
  • Urbanisation
  • Climate change
  • Social change
  • Refugee migrations


Some of these trends oblige us. Others, in turn, pose great challenges to us in our day-to-day work. This is where digitalisation will definitely bring greater value addition, and a better image and new functions for building components. The same is true for globalisation: New markets with good business that put special emphasis on windows and facades from Germany.


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