Guest contribution by Dr.-Ing. Willi Fuchs


Following an invitation of the PtU, the former director of the VDI, Dr.-Ing. Willi Fuchs, gave a guest contribution on “task and responsibility of engineers in society” as part of the lecture “engineers in society” on December 15th, 2014.

Due to his longtime experience in the VDI, Dr.-Ing. Fuchs could give important suggestions to the students. In his speech, Dr.-Ing. Fuchs explained why it is important for engineers to participate in societal processes and which opportunities for participation exist. Finally, Dr.-Ing. Fuchs presented some advantages an engineer might get from this participation.

The PtU thanks Dr.-Ing. Willi Fuchs for his exciting and informative contribution.