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Northern Black Forest

Northern Black Forest


Industrie- und Handelskammer Nordschwarzwald
Stefan Hammes
Dr.-Brandenburg-Straße 6
75173 Pforzheim
Telephone: +49 7231 201-0

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Industrie- und Handelskammer Nordschwarzwald
Stefan Hammes
Existenzgründung und Unternehmensförderung
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+49 7231 201-152

Northern Black Forest Ecosystem #Startups #Innovations #Mid-Sized Enterprises

The economic region Northern Black Forest is situated in the heart of Baden-Wuerttemberg and is home to various hidden champions and thus world market-  and technology-leaders and features also a large numberof innovative medium-sized companies. The Northern Black Forest is one of the strongest metropolitan regions in Europe economically.

In the competition for the brightest minds, the Northern Black Forest can rely on the truely unique appeal and attractiveness of a scenery with a high quality of life and vital infrastructure, as well as on the collaborative and cooperative networking of all the players in the region.

With its 23 members, the ecosystem of the northern Black Forest is characterised by a high degree of rapid access to important decision-makers and to the faculties of Pforzheim University of Applied Sciences. It also works closely with the numerous existing corporate networks such as IT+Medien PF, Innonet Kunststoff, Cluster-Initiative Hochform, Regioholz, Netzwerk Gesundheitswirtschaft or Create PF.

The Ecosystem Northern Black Forest aims at:
1. Promoting and Developing
2. Qualification and Advice
3. Networking

Innovative, technology-oriented and knowledge-intensive founders and medium-sized businesses in the Northern Black Forest region receive individual assistance and systematic, synergetic support. It does not matter whether the business model still has to be found, developed to market maturity or whether an existing business model is to be changed into a future-oriented one.

Click here to visit the website of the Ecosystem Northern Black Forest (in German).