How are companies in Upper Franconia preparing for the future?

How are companies in Upper Franconia preparing for the future?
Characterised by one of the highest industrial densities in Europe and a large number of hidden champions, Upper Franconia's economy has proved extremely robust during the economic and financial crisis.


More funding for the Bavarian start-up scene

More funding for the Bavarian start-up scene
Networks, liquidity and potential – Bavaria offers ideal opportunities for founders and start-ups. The most recent example is a fund that has been increased for stimulating the Bavarian venture capital market.


Design in Bavaria – Design meets opportunities

Design in Bavaria – Design meets opportunities
In 2013, the design industry in Germany generated total sales of EUR 18.9 billion; Bavaria's share in it was approximately 25 per cent. Sectors with a demand for design are as varied as they are different. It is this very variety that can be experienced at the Munich Creative Business Week, the largest German event of the design industry which is...

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Funding for companies

Bavaria provides ideal starting conditions for investment projects. Do you want to tap new markets? Are you planning a new location or to expand the existing one? Perhaps you are working on your own research and...


Jazzwoche Burghausen: The town on the river Salzach becomes a Mecca for international music stars

From the Mississippi to the Salzach, from New Orleans to Burghausen: every year, the renowned Jazzwoche transforms this little town in Upper Bavaria into a Mecca for jazz enthusiasts. The picturesque old town and...


Australia – So far away and yet closer than you think

Bringing together key partners even across great distances takes convincing arguments – something Bavaria has plenty of.


Bavaria meets Turkey

Invest in Bavaria receives the business delegation from the Izmir region


Five minutes with... Dr Rainer Martens, Member of the Executive Board at MTU Aero Engines AG

Bavaria's economy is full of life – and the people who live and work here particularly make the biggest contribution to this. In our monthly “Five minutes with...” section, we introduce an interesting person from...


Akemashite omedetô, Dear Japanese companies! New Year's Reception of Managing Directors of Japanese Companies and Branches in Bavaria

Traditions have always played an important role in Bavaria. Thus, Invest in Bavaria welcomed the New Year 2015 by staging a reception for Japanese companies in Bavaria, which was held for the 11th time on January 9, 2015...


Inzell Balloon Week – Atmospheric moments at the beginning of the new year

Along with the Oktoberfest in Munich and the Christkindlesmarkt in Nuremberg, Bavaria offers its residents and visitors numerous atmospheric events and traditional festivities. A very special event held at the beginning...


Top-class research into humans – The Helmholtz Association

With its 18 natural sciences-technical and biological-medical centres throughout Germany, the Helmholtz Association represents top-class research into the basis of life and the future of humans. Branches of the Helmholtz...