IFME 2009

IFME 2009 was held in Esslingen, Germany. The Forum was held from 26th to 28th November 2009 at the University of Applied Sciences in Esslingen. The Forum theme was “From Global Production to Global Development?”.

The aim of the Forum was to answer the following questions:

  • How about the development of the products?
  • In which cases is it necessary to have development also spread over the different markets?
  • In which cases will a centralized development from the home country work well?