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Annual Report 2011/12 of the MFG Innovation Agency for ICT and Media
Best Business Idea Award 2013 of the Heidelberg Innovation Forum goes to a German start-up
20.02.2013 - The Heidelberg Innovation Forum 2013: more interactive, international and investor friendly
On 20 March 2013, 20 start-ups from across Europe will present their promising business ideas on the subject of "The Mobile Ecosystem"
Medium-sized enterprises, universities and bodies from the Southwest German state showcase themselves at the world's most important high-tech trade fair.
24.04.2012 - HDI: Secure Data Transfer in Cloud Computing Wins Over Data Protectionists and Investors
To round off the 11th Heidelberg Innovation Forum, the most persuasive business idea was crowned before around 120 researchers, entrepreneurs and investors. An international specialist jury chose trustedSafe GmbH as its winner. CEO Walter Seemayer collected the bwcon "Best Business Idea" award from the Baden-Württemberg: Connected industry initiative. In addition to the prize, this year an innovation voucher from the European FORT support programme to the tune of 5,000 euros was also awarded.
Clusters play an important role when it comes to the access of SMEs to innovation and research, or the joint development of international markets. They will also play a crucial role in the future for the allocation of Structural Funds which requires greater prioritization and specialization within regions.
Matchmaking" made easy – that is the core idea of the Heidelberg Innovation Forum, which annually provides the opportunity for researchers and founders from the IT industry to present a quick run-through of their business ideas and technologies. The idea behind this is to network research and industry at as early a stage as possible. On 17 April 2012, more than 20 research projects will present their findings on the high-tech cloud computing trend. The subject areas range from cloud-based sof...
28.02.2012 - MFG Innovation Agency Creates a European Lab for Cluster Management 2.0 Containing Creative Clusters
Together with four European partners, MFG Innovation Agency is analysing and developing new approaches, instruments and processes for managing creative clusters in the European Creative Cluster Lab. Particularly small and medium-sized businesses from the creative economy in Baden-Württemberg and across Europe will benefit from the Lab's findings, thus increasing their competitiveness and innovative capacity thanks to their optimal integration into regional value chains. The European Creative ...
17 companies, higher-education institutions and public sector organisations will be represented on Baden-Württemberg's joint stand at the CeBIT. From 6 to 10 March 2012, they will present trendsetting software solutions and application examples on the hall 7, stand C40. The Minister of Finance and Economics of Baden-Württemberg, Dr. Nils Schmid, will visit the exhibitors at the fair on 8 March 2012. The joint stand has already been operated for over ten years by MFG Innovation Agency for ICT ...