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New Startup Ecosystem Map in Germany’s industrial heartland: Ruhr District

Another new Startup Ecosystem Solution is live: the Ruhr District (Ruhrgebiet). With cities like Dortmund, Essen, Duisburg and Bochum, the Ruhr District is Germany’s largest urban area. The region is known for its vast industrial landscape and is home to Tengelmann, E.ON, Thyssen Krup, ALDI, RWE and the world’s largest inland port.

Corporate innovation is sprawling in the region. To learn more, explore the startup ecosystem map which was developed in collaboration with Gründerallianz Ruhr.

About Gruenderallianz Ruhr

Gruenderallianz Ruhr supports the innovation ecosystem in the Ruhr region in Germany. The goal is to make the Ruhr region more popular, to support the local startup scene and nourish it’s growth. The Gründerallianz Ruhr team supports through tangible actions like meetups, office hours, content creation and their Data Hub, which give startups and corporates the ability to work together on use cases and create new business.

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