We are very happy to welcome Dr. Matthias Kraemer as a new corporate partner of the Academic Society from 2021. He is Corporate Vice President Communications at Siemens Healthineers.
Dr. Axel Lüdeke has joined the Academic Society as a new corporate partner. He is head of Communications & Public Affairs at Schaeffler since the beginning of 2021.
We warmly welcome VNG AG as a new partner company of the Academic Society. We are looking forward to upcoming projects with André Wetzig, who is responsible for the communication and politics department of VNG.
We warmly welcome Beiersdorf AG as a new partner company of the Academic Society. Anke Schmidt has been Head of Corporate Communications and Government Relations at the manufacturer of skin care products since fall 2020. With this, we look forward to a continued successful collaboration in her new position.
A research team from Leipzig University and University of Duisburg-Essen has conducted the first comprehensive trend study and identified the most relevant trends in management, society and technology for 2021. The results can be found in the Communications Trend Radar Report.
We are very happy to welcome Matthias Link as a new corporate partner of the Academic Society from 2021. He is divisional Head of Corporate Communications at Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA.
We warmly welcome Lars Rosumek as a new corporate partner of the Academic Society. He is Head of Communications & Political Affairs at E.ON since the beginning of 2020.
Diversity is receiving increasingly attention in society as well as in economy. Therefore the topic is also getting more and more relevant for corporate communications research. On this subject the University of Vienna has started a new research project about diversity management and communication and its opportunities and challenges.
The Communication Trend Radar has been launched. From now on the University Leipzig and the University Essen-Duisburg will work together to identify and select trends from neighbouring disciplines (e.g. technology, management, media/communication) that will be relevant for corporate communications.
We are pleased to welcome Dr. Constantin Birnstiel as a new corporate partner. He has been Head of Corporate Communications at Merck KGaG since 2017.