Frankfurt
Darmstadt

FinTech & Cybersecurity

The region of Rhine-Main is one of the strongest economic and research centres in Germany and across Europe. Frankfurt am Main and Darmstadt, two outstanding university cities, have joined forces in the fields of finance and cybersecurity to deliver marketable solutions for the digitization of Germany.

Frankfurt

CONTACT
TechQuartier
Platz der Einheit 2
60327 Frankfurt am Main

CONTACT PERSON
Melanie Borst
E-Mail: dehub@techquartier.com
Tel.: +49 (0)151 115 525 53

Darmstadt

CONTACT
Technische Universität Darmstadt

Fraunhofer-Institut für Sichere
Informationstechnologie SIT
Rheinstraße 75
64295 Darmstadt

CONTACT PERSON
Philipp S. Krüger
E-Mail: info@digitalhub-cybersecurity.com
Tel.: +49 (0)6151 869-165

Profile

Frankfurt am Main is an international financial centre boasting a high concentration of outstanding universities. The FinTech Digital Hub Frankfurt builds upon these locally founded strengths. It unites players from the financial sector and the entrepreneurial scene, who work together on new security products and infrastructures for the financial market. Innovative entrepreneurial ideas are developed into market-ready products in the environment of scientific institutions, and in partnership with businesses.

www.techquartier.com

Overview:

  • Focal points: FinTech, Insurance Tech, Legal Tech, Reg Tech and Prop Tech
  • Supporters: Wirtschafts und - Infrastrukturbank Hessen, Goethe University Frankfurt and Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • Partners: renowned partners from the financial, IT, and consulting sectors

Overview:

  • Focal points: cybersecurity, protection of privacy
  • Supporters: Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology (SIT), IHK Darmstadt Rhein Main Neckar, Technische Universität Darmstadt, Wissenschaftsstadt Darmstadt
  • Partners: Software AG, media transfer AG, GridLevel GmbH, DARZ GmbH

Profile

Darmstadt features a high concentration of universities as well as a healthy digital ecosystem. In a national competition held by Bitkom, Darmstadt was honoured with the title of Digitale Stadt or ‘Digital City’ for 2017. The Cybersecurity Digital Hub Darmstadt builds upon these locally founded strengths. It connects players from established companies, the research sector, and the entrepreneurial scene, who work together to develop innovative security products and infrastructures before launching these on the market.

www.digitalhub-cybersecurity.com​​​​​​​