Main Technological Focuses

Focus on future technologies

Innovations and new technologies are the key to economic growth and competitiveness of companies on the global market. Many technology-oriented companies are based in Rostock. In an extremely wide variety of industries they research, develop and market innovative products and services together with research institutes. The focus in this is upon key technologies in future industries.

The following technological focuses are particularly important:

  • Maritime Industry
    Shipbuilding, yacht/boatbuilding, virtual systems for ship designs, maritime logistics, ship safety, offshore technology, underwater technologies, marine research, fishery technology
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  • Life Sciences
    Cell transplantation, stem cell therapy, nanotechnology, bio-implants, tissue engineering, biosensors, genome and proteome research
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  • Information and Communication Technologies
    Creation of 3D models, visualisation tools for simulations and data acquisition, technologies for virtual and augmented reality and image-processing methods
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  • Renewable Energy
    Material and energy-oriented use of biomass, offshore technologies, wind power technology, hydrogen and fuel cells
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Ceremonial Inauguration of a Pressure Tank for Deep Sea Simulation ...more »

Trials of Underwater Vehicles ...more »

BMBF Supporting Implant Research in Rostock until 2019 ...more »



6th Rostock Welding Days
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