Organization and structure

The technology network stands out due to its strong management and the high level of commitment from cluster partners.

The management company it's OWL Clustermanagement GmbH handles project implementation, strategy development, networking between cluster partners and marketing for it’s OWL. The sole shareholder of this company is it's OWL e.V., in which members pool their interests.

The executive board for this association – the cluster board – determines the strategic direction of it’s OWL. A scientific advisory board, made up of internationally renowned scientists, provides the management company with advice on further developing the technology platform.

Experts from businesses, research institutes and commercial organizations also help the Leading-Edge Cluster to develop and implement activities by getting involved in the system architecture, marketing, transfer and internationalization teams.