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WFBB Invest acts as the central information and service platform for the investment location Brandenburg. The platform provides information on the special profile of the location with its fields of expertise ‘Future Mobility’ and ‘Region of the Energy Transition’, the further hard and soft advantages of the location of Brandenburg as well as on WFBB’s services for the assistance and support of investment projects.
The ‘WFBB Arbeit’ portal offers comprehensive information and consulting services on the topics of skilled employees and strategic human resources development, continuing in-house training and vocational training, family-friendly concepts and the development of additional workforce potential.
The Energy Agency of the State of Brandenburg comprehensively advises companies and municipalities on the use of renewable energies and questions relating to energy efficiency. The agency operates the Brandenburg energy database, networks the Brandenburg-based players who support the implementation of the energy strategy in the Energy Alliance Brandenburg and monitors the energy strategy.
WFBB’s start-up portal is the central information platform for innovative start-ups and company takeovers in Brandenburg. Here, start-ups, founders and company successors can find relevant network partners, information on competitions and pitching events in Brandenburg as well as co-working spaces and other events.
"Fachkräfteportal Brandenburg" the online service for living, working and learning in Brandenburg offers interested visitors information on career opportunities and prospects in Brandenburg with numerous job and training offers as well as information on funding programmes, training and continuing training and personnel development. At the Welcome Centre, Brandenburg welcomes interested parties from all over the world.
The qualified workforce information system informs about the development of the qualified workforce situation in Brandenburg, provides data on districts and urban districts, offers overviews of occupations in demand as well as analyses on corporate digitisation processes and employment in the core areas of the major economic clusters.
Brandenburg’s qualified workforce monitor is a forecasting tool for the labour market in the state. It analyses the development of the supply and demand of skilled employees on a regional and industry-specific scale as well as the demand for skilled employees in more than 80 occupational groups according to vocational and academic qualifications and in unskilled or semi-skilled helping professions.
"Weiterbildung Brandenburg" the online service for continuing training in Brandenburg offers comprehensive information on all aspects of continuing training in Brandenburg. A service hotline, a continuing training chat, the ‘Förderkompass Brandenburg’ for continuing training support and access to the search portal for continuing training in Berlin-Brandenburg top off the services.
The demographics calculator is a service for companies. It analyses the age structures in companies and determines staffing requirements. This entails the comparison of industries and regions as well as the provision of comprehensive information as a basis for developing courses of action for a demographically sustainable personnel policy.
The search portal for continuing training in Berlin and Brandenburg is an independent, neutral portal that offers an up-to-date overview of all continuing training opportunities in the entire capital region of Berlin Brandenburg. Here, over 1,000 education providers present nearly 30,000 educational opportunities at 1,600 venues.
The Brandenburg Business Guide is the central geo-portal for information on locations and industries in Brandenburg. The portal brings together comprehensive information on regions and cities, the state’s infrastructure and companies based in the area. Industry filters enable a targeted selection of information.
Berlin-Brandenburg is considered one of the most dynamic economic regions in Europe. With the new Berlin Brandenburg Airport Willy Brandt (BER), the region now enjoys a European air traffic hub from which companies from all industries settled or planning to settle in the region will benefit – supported by the Airport Region Team.
The central investor portal of Lusatia is operated jointly by the Economic Development Agency Brandenburg (WFBB) and the Saxony Economic Development Corporation (WFS). This allows the portal to offer cross-state information for the entire Lusatia region, which covers an area four times the size of the state of Saarland. Industry-friendly, innovative and international: Nestled between the three countries of Germany, Poland and the Czech Republic, Lusatia is a strong growth region offering special opportunities, skills and value chains. Here, companies will get all information required for their settlement plans from a single source.
The Innovative Brandenburg portal provides comprehensive information on the investment location Berlin-Brandenburg, innovation projects, business clusters and events in the capital region. The main focus is on the networking and knowledge transfer of business and science in the capital region.
The capital region Berlin-Brandenburg offers some of the best conditions Germany-wide for innovations and exchange between companies, lighthouse research projects and scientific institutions. The aim of the joint innovation strategy is to promote strong clusters across borders and establish Berlin-Brandenburg as one of the leaders in international competition.
The Cluster Transport, Mobility and Logistics supports the worlds of business and science in the development and realisation of novel and innovative solutions for the mobility of the future. The focus is on integrated approaches which are based on close collaboration between companies and research institutions across traditional sector boundaries.
With the Cluster Energy Technology, Berlin and Brandenburg ensure active networking of the involved stakeholders, in particular in the areas of renewable energies, energy efficiency, networks and storage systems, turbomachinery and power plant technology and in doing so substantially support cross-border innovation potentials and successful technology transfer.
The Cluster ICT, Media and Creative Industries is the cluster of the digital industry. Berlin and Brandenburg promote and support the cluster players who drive forward digital transformation every day, thus contributing to increased competitiveness and value creation. And the capital region also has a strong appeal as a location of the creative Industries.
The German capital region Berlin-Brandenburg is internationally regarded as one of the leading locations for health industries, healthcare and life sciences. The Cluster Health Industries supports the first-class players from around the world in their networking and their outstanding achievements for the regional and global healthcare market.
Photonics, which is the scientific and economic use of light, and the closely linked micro-systems technology count among the most important key technologies of the 21st century. At European level, too, they belong to the five so-called Key Enabling Technologies (KET), making them the basis for the sustainable development of regional companies as well as for new jobs in the industry and their numerous fields of application.
Beelitz asparagus or Spreewald gherkins: Brandenburg is well-known for plenty of products which are much appreciated far beyond its borders. The Cluster Food Industry views itself as a driving force for business and science in order to promote and establish collaboration between all cluster players in the long term.
The metals industry is considered the backbone of Brandenburg’s economy. The Cluster Metal networks players from business and science in the areas of metal production, metal processing and finishing and focuses on innovation, cooperation and international topics.
Innovative composite materials for lightweight construction, biopolymers or green chemistry: the Cluster Plastics and Chemistry is a platform for networking companies with science and research institutions for the development of innovative products and cooperation projects in a promising, future-oriented sector.