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Pictures of the Future


Contact Dr. Johannes von Karczewski
Mr. Dr. Johannes von Karczewski


Tel: +49 89 636-83864

Fax: +49 89 636-31533

Otto-Hahn-Ring 6
81739 Munich
Germany Sebastian Webel
Mr. Sebastian Webel


Tel: +49 (89) 636-32221

Fax: +49 89 636-35292

Wittelsbacherplatz 2
80333 Munich
Germany Arthur F. Pease
Mr. Arthur F. Pease

Executive Editor English Edition

Tel: +49 (89) 636-48824

Fax: +49 89 636-35292

Otto-Hahn-Ring 6
81739 Munich

Pictures of the Future - Archive

»Pictures of the Future« has been reporting on research, development, and trends for the world of tomorrow since 2001. It has appeared as a high-quality online magazine since 2014, offering all the benefits of digitalization in the media world. You can download all issues of the printed magazine free of charge here.

Print-edition magazine

Our "Pictures of the Future" magazine reports on key technology trends and provides in-depth, vividly written insights into Siemens research. It develops future scenarios, describes key research activities at Siemens in features and reports, and offers international experts an opportunity to share their thoughts in interviews.

Editions 2014-2010

Issue Spring 2014
  • Intelligent Energy Use
  • Affordable Infrastructures
  • Digital Transformation
Issue Fall 2013
  • Resilient Infrastructures
  • Integrated Systems
  • How Ideas Mature
Issue Spring 2013
  • Manufacturing and Innovation
  • Maximizing Efficiency
  • Where Mobility is Going
Issue Fall 2012
  • The Energy Puzzle
  • The Internet of Things
  • Technologies that Touch Lives
Issue Spring 2012
  • The Next Economy
  • Mastering Complexity
  • Formulas for Efficiency
Issue Fall 2011
  • Quality of Life in Cities
  • Machine Learning
  • Efficient Use of Resources
Issue Spring 2011
  • The New Age of Electricity
  • Research without Borders
  • Collective Intelligence
Issue Fall 2010
  • Sustainable Mobility
  • Emerging Markets on the Move
  • Demographic Change
Issue Spring 2010
  • Green Cities
  • Molecular Detectives
  • Open Innovation

Editions 2009-2006

Editions 2005-2001

Special Editions

The special editions of "Pictures of the Future" provide detailed information on the latest technologies, interesting projects and innovative solutions for selected topics.

Country Editions