The Network Industry Educational Initiative (BdNI) is a joint venture by well established middle-sized German network and system component manufacturers, as well as IT specialists from the network technology and telecommunications fields.

The purpose of the venture is the support and development of further education in the data and network technology fields.



The German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZWEI), represents the economic, technological and environmental policy interests of the German electrical and electronics industry at the national, European and international levels. It provides specific information about the economic, technical and regulatory framework conditions of the electrical industry in Germany.

The ZVEI promotes the development and use of innovative technologies by proposals concerning research, technological, environmental protection, educational and scientific policy. It supports market-orientated European and international standards-making