His studies of political science and economics in Munich and Berlin (Dipl.-Pol. FU Berlin) Hans Gaeng successfully completed a classical journalistic education. He also worked as responsible director of DAA Stuttgart, an institute for professional education. After several years as spokesman for industrial firms.he founded the media network local global. Since 2000 he developed it, for the first 4 years in a joint venture with the renowned news agency vwd, since 2005 as owner. local global GmbH is now a media company providing print publications and online content related to foreign trade. Also the company is supporting Germany’s most renowned trade show organizers as partner for conference projects. As editor-in-chief of business magazines Hans Gaeng interviewed numerous CEO’s of manufacturing companies. He is also member of the Committee for Foreign Trade of the Stuttgart Chamber of Commerce (IHK) the jury of the Global Connect Award, which honors the most successful concepts of corporate internationalization.
Projects, initiatives, experiences in the field of foreign trade
Hannover Messe concept and organization of program, lectures in the conference Global Business & Markets, co-operations with numerous Trade and Investment Promotion agencies worldwide
Partner Countries of Hannover Messe (France, Italy, The Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Russia, India): developing media, conferences, marketing strategies for national pavillons, SME)
CeBIT, Hannover concept, organization and program of CeBIT international Business Area, focussing on cross-border-cooperation in the ICT sector, concept for “1,2, 3 Germany” market entry seminars
GlobalConnect Stuttgart, media partnership with the event and organizing exhibitor conferences
edubiz: Initiative and media platform to connect CEE SME’s universities, start-up’s and talents with German industry - since 2020 in co-operation with Steinbeis SIBE