• Branchenkompetenz im IZMP in Erlangen
    Innovationszentrum Medizin & Pharma
    Branchenkompetenz im IZMP in Erlangen
  • Event im Kleinen Saal der Heinrich-Lades-Halle in Erlangen
    Heinrich-Lades-Halle
    Event im Kleinen Saal der Heinrich-Lades-Halle in Erlangen
  • Moderner Tagungsraum im HerzogsPark
    Hotel HerzogsPark
    Moderner Tagungsraum im HerzogsPark
  • Veranstaltungshalle im ADAC Fahrsicherheitszentrum Schlüsselfeld
    ADAC Fahrsicherheitszentrum
    Veranstaltungshalle im ADAC Fahrsicherheitszentrum Schlüsselfeld
  • Tagen im Energiepark Hirschaid
    Energiepark Hirschaid
    Tagen im Energiepark Hirschaid
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Expertise and Competence

Himbeerpalast
Himbeerpalast ("raspberry palace")

Erlangen has the reputation of being the TOP business location and centre of high-tech and science of Northern Bavaria.

With Siemens, FAU university, a large number of high-tech enterprises start-ups as well as with private and public research institutes, in Erlangen you will find a concentrated technical know-how which is unique in Northern Bavaria. By the way: throughout Germany, Erlangen has the highest proportion of residents with a university degree. With around 110,000 jobs, Erlangen is one of Bavaria's major centres of employment. The biggest employer is Siemens AG, followed by Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU).

The quality of Erlangen as an economic centre and the inno­vative, business-friendly environment of our city is frequently demonstrated in city rankings and competitions. Whether it's the "Handelsblatt" business magazine "Atlas of the Future", the "Sustainability Potential of German Cities" study published by the Kiel Institute for World Economy or the regional rank­ings of the "New Social Market Economy" Initiative, Erlangen is always right up among the leaders.