Stefan Rebmann, member of the Bundestag (German federal parliament) made his first visit at IFIS&IZ and KUDEM and was able to get an introduction on the activities and projects of both institutions. Mr. Rebmann was very attentive and impressed. Both sides were pleased and agreed to continue contact and exchange. Mr. Rebmann highlighted the achievements of IFIS&IZ and KUDEM sofar and was very pleased that these engagements are happening in Mannheim. Further Mr. Rebmann stated that the engagement of IFIS&IZ and KUDEM shall be promoted and supported, as both add value to the city of Mannheim and Gerand more over to Germany overall. We agreed on to itensify our contact and thank Mr. Rebmann for his visit and fruitfull discussions.