Hessen innovation congress
© Salome Roessler
Innovation

Always One Step Ahead of the Trend

New ideas come from individuals, new technologies come from teams: Create. Future. Together.

Hessen offers the ideal environment to grow your innovative ideas into a successful business. This dynamic high-tech location thrives on the combination of science and research, entrepreneurial ideas, and the willingness to invest.

Successful innovation management also streamlines the development of new ideas within international networks. Our region boasts over 3,800 companies, scientific institutes, and economic development agencies. A network of 45 knowledge clusters is set up to support, inform and promote our local businesses.

Areas with Strong Innovation Potential

  • Resource efficiency and environmental technologies
  • Mobility and logistics
  • Production
  • Digitalisation
  • Finance
  • Material technologies
  • Life Sciences and bioeconomy
European Space Operations Centre
© Dennis Möbus / HTAI

Are you aware of Hessen’s gateway to the cosmos?

The “European Space Operations Center” (ESOC) provides not just Germany but all of Europe with access to space. And it has done so for over half acentury. In 2017, the ESA satellite control center turned 50. Its main site is in Darmstadt.

Drive Innovation

Innovative technology in Hessen
© Salome Roessler
Marburg Particle Therapy Center
© Regionalmanagement Mittelhessen
European Space Agency
© Dennis Möbus / HTAI
Aircraft mobility university
© Hessen schafft Wissen - Daniel Chassein
Technical University Darmstadt
© Hessen schafft Wissen - Jürgen Kneifel

Your Consultants

You would like to know more about your opportunities in Hessen? Talk to us!

Dr. David Eckensberger

Dr. David Eckensberger

Head of Department International Affairs

Division

International Affairs

+49 611 95017 8326

Jonas Winkler

Jonas Winkler

Director Location Marketing & Investor Services

Division

International Affairs

+49 611 95017 8641

Andreas Damrau

Andreas Damrau

Director Investor Services | RCEP Area

Division

International Affairs

+49 611 95017 8346