Are you looking for an area with qualified and skilled employees in the following sectors?
– resource efficiency
– healtcare industry
– digital economy

The Central Ruhr Area and Herne has got locational advantages for you:

We are located in the biggest metropolitan region all over Germany including five million people and resuilting into a high density of clinics.
We are an innovative area with the highest density of 22 universities and colleges all over Europe as well.
We are facing a rising number of young startup companies contributing innovative ideas.
We hava a strong and effective interaction between successful companies and science.


resource efficiency
The ruhrvalley is an incubator for smart solutions for Metropolitan changes including e-mobility, smart energy systems and digitization.

healthcare industrie
As the healthcare industry grows steadily we need highly qualified employees. The focus is on smart health data/medical IT, neurology/(rehabilitative) prosthetics, protein diagnostics/bioanalytics, medical imaging, basic and advanced training/assuring supply of specialized staff and locally oriented care.
digital economy

Our Area contributes to digitization. Among many innovative approaches we evolve into regional cluster for data security.
– Max-Plank-Institute for Security and Privacy