Leading position among global competitors

Our aim with it’s OWL is to take a leading role among global competitors in the field of intelligent technical systems. The unique technology platform created in cooperation with technology leaders and cutting-edge research institutes will ensure growth and employment in the region and help to safeguard production in Germany.

The projects and other activities carried out in the Leading-Edge Cluster are intended to:

  • safeguard 80,000 jobs
  • create 10,000 new jobs
  • establish five new research institutes and 50 businesses
  • bring 500 scientists into the region
  • set up five new study programs