At the 44th world championship of vocational skills on October 15th-18th, more than 1300 young skilled workers from 59 countries and regions competed in over 51 disciplines for the coveted title of world champion.
Once again this year, Siemens, as a Strategic Sponsor, supplied several disciplines, such as Industrial Control, Electrical Installations, Polymechanics/Automation, Manufacturing Team Challenge, Industrial Mechanics and Refrigeration/Air Conditioning, with the latest automation and drive products.
In addition the machines supplied for the fields of CNC (computerized numerical control) Milling, CNC Turning and Plastic Die Engineering were also fitted with CNC controls from Siemens.
On hand with help and advice, Siemens experts helped the young competitors to prepare for the championship.
More than 100,000 visitors attended the event.