• Berlin
  • NUTS 1 : DE3
  • DE

Facts & Figures

Capital: Berlin

Size: 891.8 km2

Population: 3,501,872

Regional GDP: 99,525

% of the National GDP: 3.99

Regional GERD (%): 3.47

% of Unemployment: 11.9

S3 related Region's Website


Varnhorn, J├╝rgen

  Email: juergen.varnhorn@senwtf.berlin.de   Phone: 0049-3090138169

S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool S3 Priorities as Encoded in the "Eye@RIS3" Tool

Description Capabilities Target Markets EU Priorities
Healthcare (Biotechnology & pharmaceuticals: regenerative therapies, glycobiotechnology, diagnostics & bio-analytics, companion diagnostics; Medical technology: medical imaging, e-health, biologised medical technology; Innovative patient care & rehabilitation: tele-medicine, IT-based optimisation processes, developing innovative forms of patient care; IT-supported prevention and health promotion & health tourism) 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Basic pharmaceutical products & pharmaceutical preparations
1. Human health & social work activities 1. Public health & security
2. Public health & well-being
Power engineering (Solar energy: manufacturing of PV modules, supply industry & certification, grid integration & energy storage applications, power plants and integration into buildings; Turbomachinery & power plant engineering: gas turbines, compressor units, aircraft engines/ jet turbines, combustion engineering, modelling of power plants, power plant components, maintenance, repair and overhaul; Energy efficiency technologies: heat supply & distribution, energy-efficient buildings, building envelope, industrial processes, public space; Wind energy: construction, operational management, maintenance, materials science, production and assembly engineering, measurement & control technology, measuring and test methods, offshore material science; Bio-energy: energy crops/short rotation coppice, biogenic residual waste, fermenter technology, biochar, HTC biofuels; Energy networks and storage/e-mobility: integration of renewable energies in energy networks incl. direct storage connection, separate networks, intelligent control rooms, multi-sector grid management, ICT for smart grids, application of mobile energy storage & charging infrastructure (e-mobility)) 1. Energy production & distribution
2. Power generation/renewable sources
1. Energy production & distribution
2. Energy distribution
1. Sustainable innovation
2. Sustainable energy & renewables
Media & creative industry (presentation & networking platforms (incl. Berlin Web Week, Berlin Fashion Week, Berlin Art Week), games & edutainment, cross-innovation (incl. competitions focussed on innovation topics, matchmaking between startups and investors as well as old and digital economy), innovation labs/incubators, crowdfunding/crowdinvesting) 1. Creative, cultural arts & entertainment 1. Creative, cultural arts & entertainment 1. Cultural & creative industries$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Optics (Communication and sensors: photonic systems integration (on-chip and hybrid), development of high-rate dynamic communication systems, fiber optic sensor technology, innovative material-processing (micro/ macro, 3D laser printing); Laser technology: development of novel direct-diode-laser systems; Lighting technology: addressability of light in outdoor lighting, individualization of light in indoor lighting, technological lighting systems (SSL systems, MIR and semiconductor); Optical analytics: visual process metrology, multidimensional spectroscopy, applications in biomedicine, optical sensors & fiber optics; Biomedical & ophthalmic optics: molecular imaging, disposable diagnostics, ophthalmic optics/ optometry; Micro systems technology: wide-bandgap semiconductors, power electronics & sensors, micro-opto-electro-mechanical systems (MOEMS)) 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Computer, electronic & optical products
1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Computer, electronic & optical products
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Transport, mobility & logistics (Automotive: e-mobility, drive technology & alternative fuels, Car2X & automated driving, efficient production & innovative materials, traffic & vehicle safety; Logistics: transloading centers (GVZ), inter-modal freight service, area development surrounding the airport, logistics-based value-added services; Aerospace: flight engines, very small space satellites, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), testing & simulation; Railway: Shift2Rail (EU Joint Undertaking), energy efficient railway systems, innovative control & safety systems, efficient use of railway infrastructure, innovative IT-based solutions to increase attractiveness of railway; Traffic tele-matics: multi-modal mobility, car IT, navigation, location bases services and digital maps, control systems for providers, fleet management) 1. Manufacturing & industry
2. Motor vehicles & other transport equipments
1. Transporting & storage 1. Digital Agenda$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
ICT (digital infrastructure (telecommunication, broadband, wireless, data centres), digital business solutions (mobile applications, web services, industry-specific solutions), software development technologies & usability, internet services (digital commerce, social media, platforms), internet of things & industry 4.0, openIT, open data, geo-information, cloud computing, software as a service, IT security, security with IT) 1. Information & communication technologies (ICT) 1. Information & communication technologies (ICT) 1. Digital Agenda
Materials 1. Manufacturing & industry 1. Manufacturing & industry 1. KETs
2. Advanced materials
Production & automation technology (data safety, human-machine-interfaces, working world industry 4.0, upgrading of facilities) 1. Manufacturing & industry 1. Manufacturing & industry 1. KETs
2. Advanced manufacturing systems
Clean technologies (Sustainable water management: water procurement & water treatment, water use, use of rainwater, wastewater management; Circular economy, material & resource efficiency: collection & transport, treatment, energy recovery of waste, cosultancy, waste & material flow management) 1. Energy production & distribution 1. Manufacturing & industry 1. Sustainable innovation$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())
Security (IT security, security with IT) 1. Information & communication technologies (ICT) 1. Public administration, security & defence 1. Public health & security$policyService.getCategory3DescForSearchContainer($regInfo.getCategoryid3_2())

RIS3 Related Links

12th Peer Review - Potsdam (DE), 05 & 06 November 2013

Joint presentation of Berlin-Brandenburg (DE)
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Feedback report

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