Press Release 092/2013

2013 Mechanical Engineering Day – Engineers in Industry and Science

Institutes of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Industry Partners Present Research Projects and Job Profiles
The Mechanical Engineering Day is a forum for the networking of the KIT mechanical engineering institutes with industry partners and students. (Photo of the 2012 Mechanical Engineering Day: KIT Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Insights into research, highly renowned speakers from industry, and interesting conversations with students, graduates, and industry partners will be offered by the 2013 KIT Mechanical Engineering Day on Friday, July 19, from 10 hrs at the entrance hall of the Audimax on KIT Campus South. Under the heading of “Engineers in Industry and Science”, the institutes and their industry partners will present their activities. A series of presentations will inform about job profiles for mechanical engineers. At the colloquium, the Chief Executive Officer of Europa-Park and alumnus of the department, Roland Mack, will present the invited lecture. Representatives of the media are cordially invited to come to the 2013 KIT Mechanical Engineering Day.


Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 9,800 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 22,300 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

or, 10.07.2013

Monika Landgraf
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