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Successful start: 5th funding period of the Bavarian Cluster Offensive

With around 700 guests, the reception for the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs‘ cluster offensive was well attended at the beginning of the week. The focus of the event in the Imperial Hall of the Munich Residence was on networking between the individual cluster projects and exchanging ideas on innovations. baiosphere is a partner in a total of four cluster projects (AI in biotechnology, AI in industrial biotechnology, AI in aerospace and AI in medical technology) and was represented with a joint stand together with Bayern Innovativ.

In his opening speech, Bavarian Minister of Economic Affairs Hubert Aiwanger emphasized the importance of leveraging synergies, promoting innovation and exploiting the potential of artificial intelligence across all clusters. He stressed the need to make Bavaria’s economy fit for the future. He urged us to remain “optimistic about the future” and to face challenges such as the scarcity of resources with all the more inventiveness in order to be able to compete with other locations.

The cluster offensive has been promoting networking and cooperation between companies and research institutions in its 17 clusters since 2006, thereby strengthening innovation and competitiveness in Bavaria.

The large crowds at the individual project stands illustrated the dynamic atmosphere and created ideal conditions for lively discussions and inspiring conversations. You can find more impressions of the event in the video.