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The baiosphere fosters fruitful partnerships with research institutions, global companies, SMEs and startups located in Bavaria to keep up with the latest developments in artificial intelligence (AI) and reflect them into the baiosphere network.

acatech provides policymakers and society with independent, evidence-based advice that is in the public interest. acatech aims to promote sustainable growth through innovation.

The initiative of industry and university partners has set itself the goal of developing a comprehensive ecosystem for artificial intelligence and smart data in Regensburg and promoting cross-industry collaboration.

appliedAI is an enabler and innovator for the application of leading, trusted AI technology in Europe. With a large network of companies, startups and scientific institutions, appliedAI supports companies in the introduction and value-added use of AI in all business processes.

The Bayerische Patentallianz advises scientists on the commercialization and patenting of inventions in various fields of technology.

BayFOR advises scientific institutions on EU research and innovation funding and supports them in the preparation of funding applications and the search for suitable project partners in Germany and abroad. BayFOR provides start-up funding from the Bavarian funding program BayIntAn.

BayFIA supports Bavarian companies and research institutions with innovative project plans from the product idea to the finished innovation and marketing.

BioM establishes a unique ecosystem in the field of medicine and biotechnology, acting as a catalytic engine for innovation, sustainable growth, and value creation in Bavaria. The development and management organization promotes collaboration among researchers, companies, and institutions, while also assisting Bavarian biotech companies in their business startup endeavors.

Byte actively and human-centeredly shapes the digital transformation of the public administration of the Free State of Bavaria. The agency initiates digital projects and accompanies the Bavarian State Government in implementing user-centered solutions that make life easier for all people. Byte places great emphasis on simplicity, security, and transparency.

fortiss is a renowned research institute for software-intensive systems and services of the Free State of Bavaria. It focuses primarily on the development of intelligent and cognitive technologies.

The InnovationLab in the IT department supports the city administration in digitization with new approaches. Pioneering technologies and novel ideas are being tested together with the departments, municipal enterprises and citizens of Munich, as well as with a network of partners in industry, politics and science, in order to bring digitization within reach for a Munich of the future.

The Leibniz Supercomputing Centre (LRZ) of the Bavarian Academy of Sciences and Humanities. The LRZ supports research and teaching in a wide range of scientific disciplines with state-of-the-art IT technologies. It is one of the largest data centers in Europe and a national and European supercomputing center.

Mission KI (National Initiative for Artificial Intelligence and Data Economy) links research and initiatives, and aims to give the local data economy the boost it needs. The initiative, which is managed by acatech, is one of the flagship projects of the German federal government´s digital strategy. 

VDE Bavaria offers decision-makers from science, industry, business and politics the expertise of VDE in technology and education policy issues. In addition, VDE Bavaria is the point of contact for Bavarian state politics.

Women in AI & Robotics is a non-profit association registered in Munich, Germany, that is committed to the equality of women in AI and robotics. As a network, Women in AI & Robotics is active throughout Germany and increasingly in Canada. Its offerings to the community range from events, workshops, to mentoring and any formats that help make AI and robotics co-creators more diverse.

The XR HUB Bavaria, funded by the Bavarian State Ministry for Digital Affairs, strengthens Bavaria as a media and business location. With locations in Munich, Nuremberg and Würzburg, the initiative is dedicated to the diverse applications of XR technologies.