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DE3 - Berlin

Regional website

Regional Innovation Performance (2021) Innovation leader

Total population (2019) 3644826

Population per km² (2019) 4323

Proportion population older 65 year % 19,19%


The State of Berlin and its neighbour Brandenburg launched their Joint Innovation Strategy, also known as “innoBB”, in 2011. Aimed at linking the capital region’s business and R&D sectors to the international innovation community, the strategy focuses on five clusters: - Life sciences and healthcare ; Energy technology; Mobility (including transport and logistics); ICT, media and creative industries ; Photonics (including microsystems technology).

Regional Strategy for Research and Innovation for Smart Specialisation (RIS3)

RIS3  - with Brandenburg (DE4)


  • European Regions Research and Innovation Network (ERRIN)

  • Council of European Bioregions (CEBR)

  • Horizon2020;EIT Health/InnoStars/Regional Innovation Scheme (RIS)

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