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The FKM e.V. makes every effort to ensure that the information presented is accurate and free of error. The FKM e.V. cannot accept liability for loss or damage of any kind which is directly or indirectly related to the access to, use of, service offered on or requests sent to the FKM e.V. website or its links to other websites.

The activation of certain links on the FKM e.V.-website can cause the user to leave the website. The FKM e.V. has not checked these links or their contents and thus accepts no liability for the technical quality or content of external sites, above all with respect to the products, services or other features offered therein.

Data Protection

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Alexander Raßmann Projektleiter

Forschungskuratorium Maschinenbau e.V. im VDMA Lyoner Straße 18
60528 Frankfurt am Main
069 6603-1820 alexander.rassmann@vdma.org
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