- The Chinese capital will be the site of the Future Center Asia, one of just three Volkswagen Group Future Centers worldwide, focused on digitalization and autonomous driving
- Major, strategic investment will allow solutions from China to be transferred to the global market
- Prof. Dr. Heizmann: "We view China as an incubator for innovation and new technologies."
- Johann Jungwirth: "In our new Future Center Asia in Beijing we will actively create the future of our products and services."
New Future Center Asia to be built in Beijing
Today, at an event held on the eve of Auto China 2016, Prof. Dr. Jochem Heizmann, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft as well as President and CEO of Volkswagen Group China revealed that the Volkswagen Group Future Center Asia will be built in Beijing. The new Center, one of only three globally, marks another major strategic investment by Volkswagen Group in the China market, and will be an innovation hub for designers and digitalization experts to work together on the mobility of the future.