HKI Germany Association
The HKI represents the interests of its members towards policy makers in the federal/national and European policy. Manufacturers of commercial kitchen equipment and domestic heating and cooking appliances are organized in HKI industrial association of House, Heating and Kitchen Technology. Both manufacturer groups are organized in separate associations which are subdivided into device-specific departments.
Benefits of a HKI membership include:
Network: Buildup and expansion of your network of contacts by networking on numerous events of the association.
Departments: Department meetings in the biannual general assemblies with topics of your field of activity.
Public relations: HKI represents the interests of the industrial sector at events, meetings and fairs and ensures a strengthening of the industries public perception. HKI offers professional presswork in newspapers, professional journals and consumer publications and gets involved with year-round information campaigns.
Market monitoring: HKI members have the opportunity to participate at the HKI statistics. These statistics are the basis for the press releases to interact with essential policy makers.
Consultation and information: The HKI advices and informs you about current industry-relevant topics. These include legislative processes on federal, national and European level as well as information from the department of the technical research and development.
Advanced education: As a member of the HKI you have the opportunity to participate at the HKI forums at more favorable conditions.
Standardization: The HKI accompanies several standardization projects which are important for the industrial sector. The standardization ensures the position of the industry and supports the economic success by the participation of the HKI members.
Certification: You get the chance to register your appliances for free in the HKI Cert database and the authorization to use the Cert logo.