In September 2018, Germany Trade & Invest launched “Germany Works.,” an integrated global campaign to promote the country as a premier business location for foreign investors. Melanie Wiegand, GTAI’s director of strategic marketing, lifts the lid on the operation.
Why does it pay to come to Germany? What are the USP’s of this location, rated one of the most attractive business environments in the world? Our “Location”-pieces answer these questions.
Since 2016, the Business Development and Technology Transfer Corporation of Schleswig-Holstein (WT.SH) has been awarding grants to help promising students and university graduates in the northern state turn their innovative ideas into successful companies.
The child-friendly software, useable on either PCs or tablets, provides a digital construction kit that lets children turn their imagination into reality.
Who says you have to be young to have a young company? In fact, a recent study by the KfW, Germany’s state-owned development bank, found that one in six founders of innovative, growth-oriented startups in Germany is over 50 years old.
The World Economic Forum (WEF) crowned Germany the most innovative country in the world.
Germany is putting some real cash behind artificial intelligence (AI).
Foreign countries are discovering the merits of Germany’s system of universities of applied science (Fachhochschulen).
The European aerospace giant Airbus is teaming up with AMSilk, a maker of advanced polymers based near Munich, to develop a new composite material for the aerospace industry from fibers consisting of synthetically produced spider silk proteins.
Researchers at the Institute of Energy and Climate Research (IEK) in Jülich reported that a new phosphate compound enables solid-state batteries to be fully charged in less than an hour – or 10 times faster than before.
An innovative new mobile power generator might help make the air in maritime ports cleaner.