The Stuttgart Region Animated Media Cluster was set up by MFG Filmförderung in response to the startling pace of development in digital animation and to exploit the strong potential of the regional firms in this area.
Backnanger Innovations- & Telcommerce Zentrum BITZ offers advice in areas such as assessing ideas, marketing concepts, preparing a business plan, financing concepts, research into public-sector funding, presenting and preparing for bank meetings etc.
Business Angels Region Stuttgart (BARS) are private investors with entrepreneurial experience who offer venture capital to young and promising companies and support them with guidance and advice.
The Cluster database of Baden-Württemberg’s Ministry for Finance and Business provides an overview of the regional clusters, cluster initiatives and research, development and transfer institutes relevant for clusters.
The European Interest Group on Creativity and Innovation e.V. (EICI) connects local and regional stakeholders that foster this relationship in order to make Europe’s economy more competitive and sustainable.
Scientific start-ups can obtain services and advice from the start-up initiative Existenzgründungsinitiative PUSH! with a partner network comprising more than 100 experts.
Stuttgart Region Film Commission offers individual consulting and detailed information on filming locations and filming permits as well as about artistic and technical professionals and young talents from the region.
IT Region Stuttgart offers information and tailored advice on the Stuttgart Region as an IT location and organises industry events and information events to give professionals in the field the chance to exchange ideas and to network.
The Regional Media Initiative is a network founded in 1997 by the Stuttgart Region Economic Development Corporation. The network actively links approximately 400 stakeholders in the media and in culture in the region in order to define and implement new measures and projects based on companies’ real needs.
Netzwerk Kreativwirtschaft Baden-Württemberg is an alliance of different creative disciplines and user industries, with 17 project partners as well as 30 network partners and 100 other corporate partners.
Stuttgart Region Popbüro provides advice on all issues specific to music and the music industry – from setting up a company to marketing, training, practise rooms and appearances, producers, managers, event organisers or music lawyers.
Regional competence and innovation centres support the promotion of networking for stakeholders in certain areas of technology.
The entrepreneurial network Unternehmervereine Region Stuttgart is the platform for local and regional entrepreneur and expert networks.
The Virtual Dimension Center is Germany’s leading network for virtual reality, virtual engineering, 3D simulations and 3D visualisation.