Roundtable with German State Secretary Matthias Machnig

TABC members attended a meeting with State Secretary Machnig during his May 2016 visit to Washington, DC. He was particularly interested in discussing TABC members’ views on digitization matters (e.g. the Digital Strategy 2025 program of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Industry 4.0, the Privacy Shield).

State Secretary Matthias Machnig is responsible for overseeing: external economic policy (including trade policy), industrial policy, small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) policy, and digital and innovation policy.