New Innovation Promotion Agency

Germany’s Federal Cabinet approved the creation of a new agency to give longer-term support to innovative concepts and ideas.

JEDI Taking Shape

The Joint European Disruptive Initiative (JEDI) proposed by French President Emmanuel Macron at a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in September is taking shape.

Record Number of Foreign Students in Germany

The number of foreign students studying at German universities and technical colleges reached a record level of 359,000 in 2017, a 5 percent increase over the previous year.

EIB Finances Jennewein Biotechnologie

The European Investment Bank (EIB) announced in late July that it will provide EUR 15 million in financing to Jennewein Biotechnologie GmbH.

South Korean CTR Opens Technology Center in Germany

Central Corporation (CTR), a specialist in the production of steering systems and connections, has opened its first European Technology Center in North Rhine-Westphalia, in the Hezogenrath Technology Park near Aachen.

AI’s Time Has Come

German companies, researchers and developers are pioneering the disruptive AI applications of the future.Little wonder foreign investment is flowing into German R&D.

Leading AI Clusters in Germany

All over Germany there are hundreds of research facilities and companies that have partnered to develop artificial intelligence applications.

Silicon Valley, Deutschland

Since the 1980s the region around Karlsruhe has been the nucleus for innovations in artificial intelligence. The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) recently brought it into the de:hub fold, awarding it its own Digital Hub Initiative.

Artificial Intelligence Will Save Lives

The Chinese startup Infervision is hoping to transform the healthcare market all over Europe and prove that thinking machines can save lives.