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News Edition: February 2024

Short Introduction

Since 1993, Robert Breitbach Consulting has been a retained executive search firm with a focus on technical industries and engineering.

With offices in Germany, Spain, Portugal, and Estonia, we specialize on assisting German, European and American companies in the search and selection of their executives and specialists.

About 70% of the search projects contain the keywords: "CEO, Managing Director, Country Manager, Business Development Manager or Expansions Manager". In addition, we have been able to fill many positions in the areas of sales, plant, and production management. Not to forget many significant engineering positions.

We are pleased that you take the time to visit our "News" page. Here we would like to inform you - updated monthly - about selected topics from this industry.

From the Almanac

The term Engineering describes the design, testing and building of machines, structures and processes using maths and science.

Greek philosopher Archimedes had ideas about simple machines like screw, pulley and lever.

Driving to the moon by car would take six weeks.

The technology that utilizes biological system and living organisms to develop different products is the description for BioTechnology.

Drones can be used to collect blood samples.

In 1846, Elias Howe had the sewing machine patented in his name.

Iceland leads the world with near 100% energy produces from renewable sources.

Economic Outlook

The global market worth in technology slowed in 2023 and is expected to rise in 2024.

It is expected to register fluctuating growth trends in the long term.

One of the biggest challenges will be maximizing flexibility in manufacturing.

What's On The News?

Upcoming Fairs and Exhibitions

Hanover Fair

Light Oman


05 - 07 February 2024, Muscat

Quantum Mechanics


03 - 08 February 2024, Bad Honnef

Manufacturing & Electronics


06 - 08 February 2024, Farnborough

Elmassan Syd


07 - 08 February 2024, Malmö

Spanish Optical Design


08 - 08 February 2024, San Cristobal

Electricity Trade Fair


07 - 09 February 2024, Finland

EMC in Theory and Practice


12 - 13 February 2024, Freising

Charge Expo


13 - 15 February 2024, Irving

For Therm


15 - 17 February 2024, Prague

Word for the day

"Today or any day that phone may ring and bring good news".
Ethel Waters (1896-1977)
American Singer and Actress

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