“Science needs practice”: We support the transfer of technology and knowledge so that research results become marketable products and services on site. Our networks, events and other structures ensure that the application-oriented knowledge generated at local science institutions finds its way into society and the economy.

For start-ups and those who want to found one, there is competent support in Essen:

Of course, this is just as true for companies that want to network in a targeted manner:

News for companies and businesses

Essen Science Summer

Over a period of several weeks, entertaining and attractive events with a scientific connection,  which are all designed to be understandable for the broader public, demonstrating how exciting science is.

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Science Meets…

The Science Meets… event series promotes networking, scholarly exchange and active dialogue of the most diverse social areas with science in Essen in an inspiring way.

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ComIn talk

The ComIn Talk event series combines constructive-critical discussions of current topics from the areas of IT / digitalization / digital transformation / Industry 4.0 with top-class speakers and lively panel discussions.

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Creating transparency – pointing out opportunities – developing cooperation: our new offer for scientists, companies and research-affine decision-makers from Essen and the region!

Our new transfer newsletter “Science and Business” is currently still under construction. With this new platform, we would like to strengthen the targeted exchange of know-how and transfer between science and business.

Once a quarter we would like to inform you about the latest scientific research results, about cooperation requests and project offers – register here now: