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‘PHILIP MORRIS GMBH (PMG) AND UBIVENT GMBH HAVE BEEN AWARDED THE GERMAN PRIZE FOR ONLINE CONNUMICATION!’

Tobacco company Philip Morris GmbH (PMG) and software company ubivent GmbH have been awarded the “Deutscher Preis für Onlinekommunikation” in the Food & Beverage category for their “Virtual Career Fair”. This digital job fair offers potential applicants the opportunity on an online platform to find out more about the company Philip Morris and its strategic realignment towards a smoke-free future. As with a real career fair, the platform provides various options for gathering information and making contact: if applicants click on the “Booths”, they receive information about the various departments at the company. In the “Auditorium”, interested parties can follow brief presentations from Philip Morris employees. In the pilot project on February 21, 2018, a team of PMG employees also took part by means of a live chat to answer questions about the company and career opportunities.

Virtual career fairs allow companies to increase the reach for their events by providing much more flexibility when it comes to geographical location and time. Applicants can sign in from anywhere in the world and interested parties can still access the fair online after it has ended.

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‘Virtual market place of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)’

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) is using the ubivent platform again for a virtual marketplace. This marketplace is a key element of the program "WIR! – Wandel durch Innovationen in der Region". The program has been kicked off directly on the online marketplace: A video presentation in the virtual auditorium has been used to communicate the general set-up of the program. After this presentation, the participants had the opportunity to interact among each other and with experts from the BMBF. As a next step, selected scientific institutions and companies will get the opportunity to present themselves at a virtual booth on the marketplace. Here, these consortia can present themselves and are thus supported in in the formation of decentralized alliances which enables an effective exchange of scientific and technological knowledge. Further information on the concept and a retrospective of a past project can be found on our reference page. We are looking forward to an exiting project with many innovative ideas!

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‘INNOVATIONSPREIS-IT’

ubivent is awarded again! Countless innovative companies have again applied for this highly prestigious award. The choice of the expert jury has not been a simple one: To award the prize not only to the most innovative IT services that promise to set new trends for the industry, but to those that are most useful especially for small-and-medium-sized enterprises. Once again, ubivent GmbH has been one of the prime candidates for this price in IT innovation. So it is no surprise that in 2018 ubivent GmbH wins the award in the category of internet services! This very well illustrates how well the concept of virtual events is established! We are very pleased by this great awards and are honored to be in a row with many other excellent small-and-medium-sized companies!