The energy metropolis and trade fair city of Leipzig was on the 20th and 21st. September 2022 Host of the VKU-Stadtwerkekongress 2022. In the CONGRESS HALL at Leipzig Zoo, Dr. Patrick Graichen, State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Protection, with municipal utilities representatives about the current challenges of services of general interest.
The Association of Municipal Enterprises e. V. (VKU) represented over 1,500 municipal utilities and municipal companies in the fields of energy, water/sewage, waste management and telecommunications. The VKU-Stadtwerkekongress has been the most important industry meeting for municipal utilities and municipal energy suppliers since 1999. In addition to the program with cutting-edge industry topics, networking opportunities and interactive formats, this year is mainly about security of supply in the current energy crisis as well as solutions and strategies. At the same time, the VKU Stadtwerke Congress looks at challenges in personnel recruitment, digital sovereignty and cybersecurity.
Further information about the program, the speakers can be found here: