Baden-Württemberg at CeBIT 2014
Tapped mobiles, data encryption, biometric identification systems – at this year’s CeBIT, no-one could fail to notice the dramatic surge of interest in IT security. The strict German data protection guidelines have given German companies a competitive edge, which the IT industry in Baden-Württemberg has also used to its advantage in raising its profile. Efficient data management combined with maximum security standards is a feature of the state’s IT industry: >> read more
MFG Innovation Agency in the social web
Outstanding ideas in technology promoting culture in Europe
A culture app for rail travellers and a lifestyle magazine for deaf culture available in audio visual format are the German winners of the @diversity awards. The EU Commission launched the pan-European ideas competition with the aim of inspiring innovative ICT solutions that help promote culture: >> read more
Direct contact with readers through self-publishing
Self-publishing portals allow authors to publish and sell their work as e-books without involving publishers at all. The new business model is an opportunity not only for newcomers and niche authors to have direct contact with their readers: >> read more
Publishing embraces the future
Publishing is undergoing a dramatic transformation with the advent of digitalisation, which has turned many structures and processes upside down. New business opportunities and new ways of attracting readers are opening up, especially for smaller, specialist publishing houses and booksellers: >> read more
News and Features
The Creative Industries Network Baden-Württemberg organises and supports a colorful range of events.
Europe's most influential conference on digital entertainment on April 22-25 in Stuttgart, Germany.
On 9 April 2014, a total of 20 start-ups will present their business ideas for production processes of the future to international investors.
Datability, the principal focus of this year’s digital fair in Hanover, was dominated by the issue of security. Efficient but secure data management is a feature of Baden-Württemberg’s IT industry.
A culture app for rail travellers and a lifestyle magazine for deaf culture are the German winners of the @diversity Awards.
05.02.2014 - Direct contact with readers through self-publishing
A new, confident breed of authors are publishing their work as e-books without involving publishers.