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  • Feb 9, 2016 9:00 am EST
    David Etzwiler, CEO, Siemens Foundation
    As Seen In: The Huffington Post, originally posted on February 2ndScience fairs had a rough 2015.Remember the week when one mother's sarcastic image of her own science fair poster board went viral? (Her hypothesis was that everyone "hates" the science fair.)There was also the week when Intel and Science Talent Search announced they would part ways, leaving the entire education community wondering if science competitions were becoming a thing of the past.more...
  • Jan 26, 2016 9:00 am EST
    Michael Cahill, President, Siemens Rolling Stock
    Today, Siemens and Brightline announced that the first stainless steel passenger coach car shell for the new train service has been completed, reaching a major milestone in the construction of the trains.Check out photos below of the new coach and to learn more about the advanced manufacturing techniques that went into building them:More than 70 employees at Siemens’ state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Sacramento have worked on building this 85-foot long first coach car, using more thanmore...
  • Jan 11, 2016 3:18 pm EST
    Helmuth Ludwig, EVP of Digital Strategy, Siemens PLM Software
    When I graduated in Chicago 25 years ago, manufacturing was not the most attractive industry. I was told by many of my classmates at the business school, “You should go to Wall Street”, because there wasn’t much hope in a manufacturing resurgence in the United States. Luckily, this has changed, not just for the United States, but for the world.  more...
  • Dec 17, 2015 1:00 pm EST
    Kevin Riddett, President, Siemens Mobility
    At Siemens Mobility, 2015 has proven to be a year of milestones. We’ve partnered with new customers, strengthened existing relationships, grown our own operations, and positioned Siemens as a leader in the next generation of transportation. Looking back on the year, the success we’ve seen across all of our businesses—including Rolling Stock, Rail Automation, Intelligent Traffic Systems, Rail Electrification and Customer Service—directly reflects how our country is looking to travel in 2015 andmore...
  • Dec 7, 2015 10:00 am EST
    Kevin Yates, Head Siemens Energy Management Division and Dave Hopping, President, Siemens Building Technologies Division, North America
    Data centers form the backbone of practically every technology and industry. They are the critical, essential infrastructure that enable massive amounts of data being created every second to be shared across millions of connected devices. Often thought of as a room full of servers, a data center is much more than that. It relies on a complex infrastructure including electrical equipment, cooling, fire safety, and security solutions to run efficiently and reliably 24-7.more...
  • Dec 3, 2015 10:00 am EST
    David Etzwiler, CEO, Siemens Foundation
    This weekend is the National Finals of the Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology, the nation’s premier research competition for high school students.  more...
  • Nov 24, 2015 4:07 pm EST
    Eric A. Spiegel, President and CEO, Siemens USA
    Yesterday, I joined Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in our sponsored program, The Atlantic’s Bold Bets: Future of Manufacturing, an event that brought together industry leaders, labor advocates and government officials to discuss the future of American manufacturing – and how we can prepare the next generation of our workforce with the skills needed to succeed in today’s software-driven digital economy.Speaking with Mayor Rahm Emanuel about the future of manufacturingmore...
  • Nov 9, 2015 2:04 pm EST
    David Etzwiler, CEO, Siemens Foundation
    As Seen In: U.S. Department of Labor BlogWith student debt skyrocketing past $1.2 trillion, and with about 40 percent of students who start a four-year college track not finishing, it’s time for a national gut check moment: students, parents and educators need to expand their view of what higher education means in the 21st century.more...
  • Nov 5, 2015 3:30 pm EST
    Dennis Rodriguez, Siemens Chief City Executive for Los Angeles and Julia Thayne, Director, Urban Development
    Los Angeles.It has the two busiest ports in our nation.It hosts more tech jobs than any other urban region in the country.It is home to more manufacturing jobs than the entire state of Michigan.But, from water to telecommunications to transport to energy, its infrastructure is struggling to meet not only the region’s, but the State of California’s, future environmental and economic needs.Gary Toebben, L.A. Area Chamber President & CEO summed up L.A.’s infrastructure situation well:“Today,more...
  • Nov 2, 2015 2:00 pm EST
    Armin Kick, U.S. Business Development Director, High Speed Rail
    One of our biggest commitments is to help the United States build transportation systems fit for 21st Century needs – systems that can revitalize city centers, create jobs and stimulate economic development.Recently, the Sacramento Bee highlighted our dedication to doing just that – specifically focusing on our aim to make Sacramento, CA a hub for the United States’ next biggest opportunity: high speed rail.more...