The Stuttgart metropolitan region is one of the most important economic regions in Germany and Europe. Here, together with established companies, renowned research institutions and committed start-ups, the way is paved for industries to move forward into a digital and smart future.
The Digital Hub Stuttgart is building on a long-standing tradition. As the market leader for German SMEs, it can draw on an ecosystem of innovative and established partners. The Hub’s primary focus is on promoting projects in the field of smart products, mobility, AI and Industry 4.0. CODE_n is the Hub's backer. The cross-industry platform questions the conditions for creativity and innovation, promotes forward-looking ideas and provides a stage for trends and new business models across a wide range of sectors. Workrooms and innovation services are also provided along with a range coaching courses, workshops and lectures – the Hub thus creates a vibrant community.
Faces behind the Hub
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The Stuttgart-based start-up aucobo is a resident of the Digital Hub in Stuttgart. It has developed an intelligent shop floor organisation solution that decentralises communication and delivers aggregated information to the right place at the right time. aucobo has used its solution to help the Wittenstein SE Group, a manufacturing company in the field of mechatronic drive technology, to make communication and thus production processes more efficient and to increase productivity.
The start-up Flip has developed an app for internal communication between employees in the operational workforce. Dirk Rossmann GmbH has successfully managed to network more than 2,200 branches throughout Germany for the first time using Flip. Rossmann connects all employees to an internal digital network that eases the workload of employees and promotes an open feedback culture. The individual and group chat functions make it possible to communicate more quickly and, above all, more intuitively, enabling experience, knowledge and tips to be shared across locations. Flip is a partner of the Future Industries Hub Stuttgart.
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