• Lower Saxony / Niedersachsen
  • NUTS 1 : DE9
  • DE

Facts & Figures

Capital: Hannover

Size: 47,613 km2

Population: 7,826,739 (2014)

Regional GDP: 258.5

% of the National GDP:

Regional GERD (%): 2.84 (2013)

% of Unemployment: 5.9 (2015)

S3 related Region's Website


Gast, Norbert

  Email: Norbert.Gast@mb.niedersachsen.de

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

Priority Name Description
Mobility economy Automotives, aircraft construction, ship building, utility vehicle construction, logistics and e-Mobility
Maritime economy Green shipping and offshore
New materials and manufacturing Lightweight construction, automatisation and production engineering
Digital and creative economy Cloud technology, IT architecture, digital information services, travel booking systems, travel planning software, design and advertisement industry, music, artificial intelligence
Agriculture and food industry Quality agriculture, animal protection, climate change, reduction of environmental impact, food technologies and bio-economy
Energy industry Renewable energy, wind energy, fuel cells, energy storage, smart grids and energy storage via "power to gas“ processes
Health and social industry Health and social industry

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RIS3 Related Links

S3 Strategy:

RIS3 Strategy Lower Saxony - Final document in German (11/2014)


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