Nuremberg - Where Technology MEETs History
Surrounded by 1,000 years of Nuremberg´s history and in the midst of a unique Old Town setting, business, art, culture and the trendy local scene shape a modern and lively metropolis.
Benefit from the local expertise in Nuremberg for your next event MedtecLIVE and MedTech Summit Build on Nuremberg’s Digital Expertise
Every spring, international market leaders, seasoned suppliers and an exciting range of newcomers will ensure an innovation-oriented mix of exhibitors at MedtecLIVE. About 50 percent of the exhibitors will travel from outside Germany to Nuremberg.
As a combined event with a professional base, MedtecLIVE and MedTech Summit have a strong focus on themes relating to future-oriented Medtech businesses as digitalization, AI, organic materials and cyber security. Two exhibition forums provide an opportunity for discussion and the highly regarded MedTech Summit Congress will draw experts in R&D and the application of medical technology to Nuremberg. The congress will offer some 55 presentations and workshops at the cutting edge of medicine and new technologies.
For further information: www.medteclive.com
Congress- und Tourismus-Zentrale Nürnberg
Verkehrsverein Nürnberg e. V.
Frauentorgraben 3, 90443 Nürnberg
Tel. + 49 (0) 911 2336-0, Fax +49 (0) 911 2336 166
Uwe Niklas, N-ERGIE/Annette Kradisch, NürnbergMesse GmbH (among others Heiko Stahl), City of Nuremberg (Axel Eisele, Ralf Schedlbauer)
Nuremberg Chamber of Commerce and Industry (“Expertise”, “Areas of Activity”, “Digital City”)
City of Nuremberg – Department for Economic Affairs (“Facts”, “Expertise”, “Areas of Activity”, “Digital City”)
NürnbergMesse GmbH („Meetings in Nuremberg“, „Facts“, “MedtecLIVE and MedTech Summit Build on Nuremberg’s Digital Expertise”)
TagungsBarometer Nürnberg 2017 ⓒ EITW 2018 (“Essentials for your Event”)
Marketing Association of the European Metropolitan Region Nuremberg (“Expertise”)
Field of activity
Smart MobilityNuremberg has always been home to pioneers and innovation drivers for transportation technology, mobility systems and logistics.
The area of activity benefits largely from the intensive, interlinked network of companies, universities and R&D institutions and their broad expertise combining six areas of competence. The location is well-respected for its state-of-the-art solutions for smart mobility, especially in drive engineering, vehicle electronics and drive electrification. The scientific work focuses on hybrid drive systems, environmentally friendly logistics, smart networks, automated driving and age-based mobility.
One of the latest successes is the award-winning smart city logistics project with e-cargo bikes by Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg.
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Digital Health EconomyThe Nuremberg Metropolitan Region provides a unique concentration of companies and research institutes in the field of “Medicine & Health”.
Since 2017, the region is one out of twelve Digital Hubs recognized by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and therefore a model region for digital health. “Moio”, a smart care patch, is just one of the many success stories made in the Medical Valley.
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Connected ProductionThe Nuremberg region is among the leading hubs in automated technology and thus home to world-leading trade fairs such as the SPS.
The academic landscape leads cutting-edge research when it comes to networked digital production. The Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS is a key player. In their Test and Applications Center L.I.N.K., companies can test specific applications in different key technologies of localization, identification, navigation and embedded communication.
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Sustainable Energy Systems The Nuremberg region is a beacon of Germany´s energy and related technologies industry.
Around 14,000 businesses, mostly small and medium-sized, cover the entire value-added chain from energy production, to conversion, storage and distribution and efficient use. The corporate and R&D landscape is specialized in energy and environmental technology, power electronics, automation and energy-efficient buildings. The energy-research community in the city and region is known for their excellence and practice-orientated solutions. The Energie Campus Nürnberg (EnCN) - a model renowned nationwide for efficient, interdisciplinary collaboration between research institutions, universities and companies - is just one of the many outstanding initiatives in Nuremberg.
FIELD OF EXPERTISEMEDICINE & HEALTHThe concentration of manufacturers, medical research and educational institutions, clinics and service agencies in the Nuremberg Metropolitan Region is unique in Germany.
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FIELD OF EXPERTISEINFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONSThe information & communication technology (ICT) sector is one of the key employers in the Nuremberg Region.
Nuremberg region ranks third in the patent quota in the European ICT sector. This result is mainly based on a successful corporate and flourishing start-up scene, R&D and academic landscape, innovative products and approaches and the high research intensity. Research institutions and companies are working closely together to spur cross-cluster innovations for the key industries. Core competences of the region’s ICT sector include communications technology, embedded systems and software solutions for automation, medical and general business applications.
Meetings follow expertise: Nuremberg is hosting every year numerous leading trade fairs and congresses discussing the latest developments in the ICT sector, e.g. it-sa (Europe´s largest IT security trade fair) or embedded world (leading international fair for embedded systems).