• North Rhine-Westphalia / Nordrhein-Westfalen
  • NUTS 1 : DEA
  • DE

Facts & Figures

Capital: Düsseldorf

Size: km2


Regional GDP:

% of the National GDP:

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% of Unemployment:

S3 related Region's Website


Domanski, Dmitri

  Email: domanski@business.ruhr   Phone: +49 (0)201 632 488 40

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

Priority Name Description
Machine and plant engineering Machine and plant engineering
Life sciences Life sciences
Health Health
Media and creative industries Media and creative industries
Energy and environmental industry Systemic solutions to secure a safe, environmentally friendly and cost-effective solutions. Efficiency increase and flexibilisation of fossil energy production (e.g. the efficient use of fossil fuels), expansion of renewable energies, supply of efficient network and storage technologies. Socioeconomic research e.g. in the areas of new electricity market design, social acceptance and transformation. Efficient cooling, pumping, compression, measurement and control technologies.
Information and communication technologies Embedded systems, machine-to-machine communication, sensor & actor networks, software engineering, cloud computing, communication networks with focus on cyber physical systems, energy efficiency (buildings, light, automation), intelligent energy supply systems (smart grids), medical technology, automotives, traffic technology, smart home, smart cities, sensor networks in agriculture, nano & micro material technologies, expansion of intelligent networks and systems (e.g. in industrial production), high-performance computing and next generation fibre networks
Mobility and logistics Mobility and logistics
New materials New materials

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RIS3 Related Links

S3 Strategy:

RIS3 Nordrhein-Westfalen - Final document in German

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