all messageshttp://www.volkswagenag.comen2022 Volkswagen AG en2022 Volkswagen AG <link/><description/><pubDate/><guid isPermaLink="true"/><dc:date/></item><item><title>Transformation is a Continuous Taskhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/transformation-is-a-continuous-task.htmlMaking the digital transformation socially sustainable in the e-era is one of Volkswagen’s biggest challenges. How can it succeed in doing so? A conversation with Gunnar Kilian and Michael Sommer. ...Wed, 15 Jan 2020 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/transformation-is-a-continuous-task.html2020-01-15T00:00:00+0100Volkswagen lets its charging robots loose https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/volkswagen-lets-its-charging-robots-loose.htmlVolkswagen Group Components presents a visionary charging concept. ...Thu, 26 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/volkswagen-lets-its-charging-robots-loose.html2019-12-26T00:00:00+0100Smiling faces at Christmashttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/smiling-faces-at-christmas.htmlThink of others and give joy: At Christmas time, numerous Volkswagen Group employees’ collect and donate money for good causes. We provide an insight into various Christmas initiatives. ...Thu, 19 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/smiling-faces-at-christmas.html2019-12-19T00:00:00+0100Develop, analyze, test: The Functionality Developerhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/develop-analyze-test-the-functionality-developer.htmlWhat does a Functionality Developer at Volkswagen do? Anna Resing from Carmeq knows: she develops algorithms, analyzes simulations, and tests software for driver assistance systems. ...Tue, 17 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/develop-analyze-test-the-functionality-developer.html2019-12-17T00:00:00+0100Keeping the memory alivehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/keeping-the-memory-alive.htmlAround 20,000 forced laborers worked for the former Volkswagenwerk GmbH during the Second World War. ...Tue, 17 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/keeping-the-memory-alive.html2019-12-17T00:00:00+0100Public Transport of Tomorrowhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/public-transport-of-tomorrow.htmlWith “Project Qatar Mobility”, Volkswagen announces a concept for autonomous shuttles in cooperation with the Doha public transit network. In many places, the Group is pressing full speed ahead with the future topic of automated driving. An overview...Sat, 14 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/public-transport-of-tomorrow.html2019-12-14T00:00:00+0100Rapid e-mobility growth; energy transformation playing catch-uphttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/rapid-e-mobility-growth-energy-transformation-playing-catch-up.htmlHow is mobility best placed to protect the environment? With e-cars, in combination with renewable energy. While e-car market growth is rapidly beginning to increase, many regions are still waiting for the energy transformation to follow. A comparison. ...Fri, 13 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/rapid-e-mobility-growth-energy-transformation-playing-catch-up.html2019-12-13T00:00:00+0100„We want to throw a good first punch“https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/we-want-to-throw-a-good-first-punch.htmlElectromobility offers the opportunity to restart the automotive market, says Scott Keogh, CEO of the Volkswagen Group of America. ...Thu, 12 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/we-want-to-throw-a-good-first-punch.html2019-12-12T00:00:00+0100“Ecological awareness and SUVs are not contradictory”https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/ecological-awareness-and-suvs-are-not-contradictory.htmlAudi board member Hildegard Wortmann explains why she likes #fridaysforfuture. How corporate culture is changing. And what the Volkswagen Group brands’ have to do to make electromobility the number one propulsion technology quickly. ...Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/ecological-awareness-and-suvs-are-not-contradictory.html2019-12-09T00:00:00+0100The Champions League of Autonomous Drivinghttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/the-champions-league-of-autonomous-driving.htmlTogether with IBM and international universities, Volkswagen is researching the ultimate discipline of autonomous driving: self-driving vehicles in urban traffic. ...Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/the-champions-league-of-autonomous-driving.html2019-12-06T00:00:00+0100E-mobility through the Eyes of a Childhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/e-mobility-through-the-eyes-of-a-child.htmlThe DRIVE. Volkswagen Group Forum recently welcomed some very special visitors: children from the children’s social services program “Die Arche” (The Ark) wanted to experience the world of e-mobility at the Group’s facilities in the capital. We accompanied them with a camera. ...Thu, 05 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/e-mobility-through-the-eyes-of-a-child.html2019-12-05T00:00:00+0100Borneo, Green Energy & Co.: What Volkswagen is doing for the environment https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/what-volkswagen-is-doing-for-the-environment.htmlVolkswagen is pursuing the goal of becoming balance sheet CO₂-neutral by 2050. We show what the Group is doing to avoid and offset carbon dioxide on the road to a green zero. ...Wed, 04 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/what-volkswagen-is-doing-for-the-environment.html2019-12-04T00:00:00+0100“We can reach our climate goals - it’s a simple matter of will” https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/we-can-reach-our-climate-goals-it-s-a-simple-matter-of-will.html
Professor Volker Quaschning is an expert for renewable energies and a co-initiator of Scientists for Future. He talks about the threats posed by global warming – and discusses how sustainable automobile usage can work. ...Mon, 02 Dec 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/12/we-can-reach-our-climate-goals-it-s-a-simple-matter-of-will.html2019-12-02T00:00:00+0100Achieving Success with Respect and Composurehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/achieving-success-with-respect-and-composure.htmlMore than 30 years ago, Anke Tesch started her career as an apprentice in the Technical Development department at Volkswagen; today she is in the OMK (for “Oberer Management Kreis), the upper management program. How did she get there? A portrait. ...Thu, 28 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/achieving-success-with-respect-and-composure.html2019-11-28T00:00:00+0100Why it is Worth Switching over to Electric Cars nowhttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/why-it-is-worth-switching-over-to-electric-cars-now.htmlThe E-Golf and e-up! are continuously improving and getting cheaper. Next year, the first model from the fully electric ID. family will roll onto the roads in the form of the ID.3. Thanks to Volkswagen, electric cars are becoming suitable for the masses. Here are seven reasons why ...Wed, 27 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/why-it-is-worth-switching-over-to-electric-cars-now.html2019-11-27T00:00:00+0100The Open Source Missioner https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/the-open-source-missioner.htmlOpen Source is revolutionizing software development – and could decisively advance Volkswagen on the path from a pure car manufacturer to a car, mobility and software provider. That is Oliver Hartkopp's mission. ...Tue, 26 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/the-open-source-missioner.html2019-11-26T00:00:00+0100Full Power for America https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/full-power-for-america.htmlVolkswagen Group is bringing its electric mobility offensive to the USA with new e-models. ...Fri, 22 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/full-power-for-america.html2019-11-22T00:00:00+0100Manufacturing vehicles with real-time trackinghttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/manufacturing-vehicles-with-real-time-tracking.htmlIn Martorell, Spain, SEAT manufactures 2,300 cars on a daily basis, consisting of 16 million individual parts. To ensure that production and logistics function as efficiently and environmentally friendly as possible, the new Control Tower delivers 200,000 key metrics in real time. ...Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/manufacturing-vehicles-with-real-time-tracking.html2019-11-21T00:00:00+0100Premiere on the world’s oceans: Volkswagen opts for LNG shipshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/premiere-on-the-worlds-oceans-volkswagen-opts-for-lng-ships.htmlMany cargo ships are still using heavy fuel oil today. The Volkswagen Group is doing something about this. ...Wed, 20 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/premiere-on-the-worlds-oceans-volkswagen-opts-for-lng-ships.html2019-11-20T00:00:00+0100Making apps for the customer come alivehttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/making-apps-for-the-customer-come-alive.htmlWhat does a UX designer actually do? Jens Baumgarten knows. He develops products and services that are conceived from the customer’s perspective. A job portrait. ...Tue, 19 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/making-apps-for-the-customer-come-alive.html2019-11-19T00:00:00+0100„We must believe in the unbelievable“ https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/we-must-believe-in-the-unbelievable.htmlAn interview with M. Stanley Whittingham, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2019, about the future development of battery cells. ...Mon, 18 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/we-must-believe-in-the-unbelievable.html2019-11-18T00:00:00+0100„We will step up the pace again“https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/volkswagen-continues-to-invest-heavily-in-the-future.htmlThe Volkswagen Group is resolutely pressing ahead with its transformation. Investments in the future fields of hybridization, electromobility and digitization will rise to almost 60 billion euros...Fri, 15 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/volkswagen-continues-to-invest-heavily-in-the-future.html2019-11-15T00:00:00+0100Arriving step by stephttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/arriving-step-by-step.htmlSiwar Hagyahia experienced the war in Syria, survived chaotic conditions in a German reception camp and got by with odd jobs. ...Thu, 14 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/arriving-step-by-step.html2019-11-14T00:00:00+0100The love of the car in all its facetshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/the-love-of-the-car-in-all-its-facets.htmlThe Autostadt puts the Volkswagen Group’s values into visual form. Guided tours of the exhibition give visitors an overview of what there is to experience ...Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/the-love-of-the-car-in-all-its-facets.html2019-11-13T00:00:00+0100Revolutionizing mobility with appshttps://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/revolutionizing-mobility-with-apps.htmlWhat does an IT project manager actually do? Jörn Gröticke knows: Together with specialists from Wolfsburg and Berlin, he works on the development of innovative mobility services. ...Tue, 12 Nov 2019 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (CET)https://www.volkswagenag.com/en/news/stories/2019/11/revolutionizing-mobility-with-apps.html2019-11-12T00:00:00+0100