DUSA 2024 New Year Roundtable was held successfully

The DUSA New Year Roundtable held at ruhlamat Automation Technologies (Suzhou) Co., Ltd. on January 18th was a pivotal gathering for business leaders and professionals, with a record-breaking attendance of over 80 people. The event focused on the topic of "China's Economic and Business Outlook 2024," and provided invaluable insights for the attendees. 


Mr. Florian Weihard, DUSA Chairman and CTO of ruhlamat Automation Technologies (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., hosted this event and warmly welcomed every participant. 

Florian Weihard




Mr. Oliver Buergstein, CEO of ruhlamat Automation Technologies (Suzhou) Co., Ltd. gave a welcome and made an introduction of the company.

Oliver Buergstein


Mr. Oliver Schirmer, German Vice Director of the German-Chinese University of Applied Sciences (CDHAW) at Tongji University, acquainted the participants with the CDHAW - Tongji University. 

Oliver Schirmer


Mr. Daniel Yoo, Chief Representative and Ms. Han Chen, Project Manager from VDMA Shanghai Representative Office, shared the key findings of China business climate survey by VDMA in 2023 and provided a comprehensive overview of the current state of the business environment.

Daniel and Han


Last but not least, Mr. Lucas Bretz, General Manager from GAMI, introduced the Global Production Academy 2024 China Chapter which is organized by GAMI and VDMA. 

Lucas Bretz


After the presentation, participants attended the factory tour. 

Factory Tour


Overall, the event was an enriching and thought-provoking experience for all participants, offering valuable insights and strategic considerations for planning ahead in 2024. It was a great opportunity for networking and learning, and the event left the participants feeling better equipped to navigate the dynamic and ever-changing business environment.

Dinner and Networking


We would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to all participants, the host company, and esteemed speakers for making DUSA New Year Roundtable a resounding success.


Look forward to meeting every one of you at upcoming DUSA events.