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Re-design of the Costumers Car Handover

The vehicle handover in the Gläserne Manufaktur’s e-Tower becomes a digital event.

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ID. prototype at Gläserne Manufaktur

From 24 October to 30 December, you can experience a prototype of the ID. at Gläserne Manufaktur’s Adventure World.

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Gläserne Manufaktur sponsors the Dresden Marathon

With two zero-emissions e-Golfs as the lead and timekeeping vehicles and through its participation in the big marathon party on Strassburger Platz.

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Saxony builds the future

The German state of Saxony is set to become Europe’s center of e-mobility. The first models from Volkswagen’s I.D. range will start rolling off the production line here starting in 2019, making electric driving more appealing than ever before.

“There’s No Shortage of Enthusiasm in the Team”

Learn more about the Volkswagen “Electric for all” campaign and the role that Volkswagen Saxony will play in it.

The Breakthrough of Electric Mobility

The Modular Electric Toolkit, improved batteries, new charging technology: How Volkswagen is advancing e-mobility.

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Your special day with us

Here you can find out how we make your car pickup an unforgettable e-experience day with plenty of fun and infotainment.

Tips for your first e-drive

Driving an electric vehicle can mean having to adopt a new approach in many respects. Here are some tips and rules to keep in mind before setting off on the first drive in your e-Golf or e-up!.

Dresden highlights

From baroque to smart city - discover the diversity of Dresden and our event recommendations and hotel tips.


Afterwork Lounge

Relax. Recharge your batteries. Dance. At the After Work Lounge, in the Transparent Factory’s new lounge areas.


DDV Media Group, the Transparent Factory and SPRECHERHAUS® offer you a head start through a series of eight lectures. The third evening seminar with Dr. Volker Busch addresses ways to handle overstimulation and multitasking in everyday life.


On 6 July 2019, the Gläserne Manufaktur and the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden invite you to attend the twelfth KLASSIK PICKNICKT open-air concert.



square meters of glass installed for the Manufaktur's facade


driverless transport vehicles

1.9 million

visitors since the inauguration

What´s it about

Few areas of life have changed so fundamentally as the field of mobility. With its start-up Incubator, the Gläserne Manufaktur has established a development program for start-ups in the field of mobility services in order to give them the chance to play a role in shaping the mobility transformation with their ideas

Our start ups

Riga, Tel Aviv, Zurich – young companies from every corner of Europe are coming to the Future Mobility Incubator at the Gläserne Manufaktur. The following start-ups have already been through our six-month support program.

Smart parking: the Gläserne Manufaktur becomes a test site

Are there any free charging units at the charging station? The young Nuremberg company Smart City System is developing and expanding a sensor system to provide the answers to these questions in an app.