Current projects

Current projects

Project Emprende for young entrepreneurs

The project supports the european exchange of young enrtrepreuers. These persons get the possibility to become familar with foreign cultures und achieve new experiences.

Condition for take part in the project is a finished businessplan.

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New technical school for manufacturing areas

Directly beside the existing building complex on the hiving mountain - Campus is established a new building, which offers 700 Quardratmeter place for flexible, small production departments. The advantage of the building: It can be supplemented if necessary uncomplicatedly, whereupon with the construction one respected. The technical school we with the supply of warmth with warmth by a heat pump system. Twelve Bohnungen into 85 meters of depth were set. The terrestrial heat is derived from probes and made usable for the heating in the winter and/or the cooling in the summer. Thus operating cost the operating cost of the technical school can be reduced clearly. In September 2007 the technical school is to be available for the enterprises, to give also 40 new parking lot we there it.


Selected place - 365 places in the countries of ideas

Germany was and is the country of the ideas. Inventors, artists, philosophers, scientists and entrepreneurs made it over centuries. In the context of a country wide competition altogether „365 places in the country of the ideas were gekürt “, which present themselves in each case on one day in the year of the public with their idea. Places in the country of the ideas are not cities and municipalities in the geographical or political sense. They are everywhere, where ideas develop, to be developed and promoted or where the memory of large inventions and ideas is retained. The met selection reflects the idea wealth of Germany in all its facets and in all regions. 365 places present themselves and their idea on one day each of the yearly.

On 19.09.2007 the technology and innovation park Jena GmbH has their day in the country of the ideas.


"StartUp Centre Jena"

The support technology-oriented establishments is bundled in Jena. Under the Dacgmarke “StartUp Centre Jena” become Friedrich SChiller university, the Facghochschule Jena, which activates and supports technology and Innovatinspark GmbH and the BioCentiv GmbH as well as industrie and action chamber Ostrthüringen to Gera together knowledge-based Gründungsvorhanben. Founder of network, to whom these institutions likewise belong, becomes falls back on the existing experiences of the establishment promotion in the context of the Thüringer. In the first common consultation, which took place under the coat of the “StartUp Centre Jena” Ennde November in the bio instrument center, the further procedure was discussed. All activities are directed toward the university location Jena in particular. Due to the spatial proximity best possibilities exist of obtaining existing resources too kombiniereb and synergies. The “StartUp Centre Jena” understands itself as partner for technology-oriented founders and offers with the experience of many years of the members assistance and support with the development of business ideas, with training course and consulting possibilities, with the switching of klapitalgebern as well as in the starting period of the enterprise by a outstanding infrastructure offer. Interested finds to all mechanism involved an approach and a contact point. As a speaker for the “StartUp Centre Jena” functions tip managing director Randolf Margull Tel.: 03641/675100


Jenaer Technologie Tag

With the JENAER TECHNOLOGIE TAG was established for developers in enterprises and application orientated scientists regionally and/or Thuringia far a new scientific-technologic forum. Newest results and trend are presented annually and discussed to a completely specific topic from research and development and/or application. With lectures of internationally proven specialists from science and economics, panel discussions and accompanying exhibitions co-operation relations interlaced by innovative product development and preparation of new and/or to be lastingly supported over one exchange of experience the process is to move.
The JENAER TECHNOLOGY DAY is a contribution to region marketing Central Germany and serves thereby also landspreading co-operation.

Partners of the project are:

  • Stadt Jena
  • Technologie- und Innovationspark Jena
  • Fachhochschule Jena
  • BVMW
  • Interessengemeinschaft Gewerbegebiet


Arbeitskreis Wirtschaft - Innovation - Arbeit

The region Jena is of Thuringia prominent economic and technology location. In a comprehensive study to the Standortranking of circle-free cities and districts of Germany recently the trade paper of the region certified a country widely above average economic growth, a high job density as well as best development and future chances. Together with the city Jena and the Saale Holzland circle want the members of the working group economics - innovation - work, when representatives from economics and technology in the region contribute to support with concretely usable projects economic growth small and medium-size enterprises in industry and handicraft lastingly. The goals of the working group economics - innovation - work regarding marketing and promotion of economy development are in projects with the following emphasis place underneat

  • Structure application and service center of the regional economy for the demonstration of technical, technological products and procedures
  • Publication of a current „technology Atlas “ Information catalog and Internet-based co-operation stock exchange to technology, handicraft trade and services of the region
  • Creation of efficient, spreading relations of the economy with municipal administrations, scientific mechanisms, chambers and federations



“Together we are strong.” Central Germany bundles resources in the environmental technology On the Jenaer innovation forum “nano-based environmental technology” to 09. and 10 November 2006 entrepreneurs and scientists from Germany and Europe central asking of the pollution-control technology discussed. A goal of the conference promoted by the Federal Ministry for education and research was it in such a way to bundle resources in Mitteldeutschlanf that the environmental technology becomes an economic emphasis, which brings new jobs.

From the linkage of pollution-control technology with Nanoscience a new generation of plants and procedures with a higher quality is to result. Environmental experts expect by the use of nano-technologies new solutions.

In the region Saxonia, Thuringia and Saxonia-Anhalt concentrate enterprises and research establishments of the environmental technology, valuable material research and natural sciences. The vision of the supervisors of the innovation forum: an efficient network linked in the future the needs of the enterprises with the know-how of the regional research establishments, resources are bundled and synergies are used. Thus Central Germany participates at the growth of the environmental market. In the past two decades environmental protection developed in Germany to an economic and a location factor. Germany takes today together with the USA a prominent position on the world market. Almost any fifth environmental product acted on the world market comes made of Germany. In Germany offer over 10.000 enterprises environmental protection goods, environmental services and pollution free products.

The conference organized the Technologie- und Innovationspark GmbH, Institut for European research and projects Wolfen (IEFP), and of the environmental research center Leipzig-resounds (UFZ).



The project addressed itself to small and medium-size enterprises in the partner regions Thuringia and Kärnten, which already attached the phase of the “start UP” (1-3 years after establishment).

A goal of the project was:

- Support with the successful transition from the start UP to the established enterprise;
- Development of tools and “good practice models” for the estimate of the own potential;
- Establishment of the network between economics, science, technology and administration

Main activities:
- KMU demand analysis in the partner regions
- Expertenworkshops
- Development and test of the tools for self evaluation
- Identification of and exchange over “good practices” of the transition to the growth phase - Support and consultation of KMU
- Study trips KMU into the partner region, selected of
- Information meetings and public work

- Technology and innovation park Jena (project manager)
- ReFIT registered association Jena
- Development agency Kärnten

The extent of the project amounted from Feburar 2005 to June 2006



Promot Grow

The project depends to small and medium-size enterprises on conclusion of the starting phase (3 - 8 years) arranged.

A goal of the project was:

  • Evaluireung of new measures for the growth promotion of small and medium-size enterprises * New programs on the areas of the strategy and settlement
  • Development of guidelines for enterprises and carriers of the promotion of economy development

Main activities: 

  • Literature search to existing measures
  •  Evaluation of new beginnings in the area of the settlement
  • Development Guides for enterprises and carriers of the restaurant promotion

Project partner:

  • Technologie- und Innovationspark Jena (Projektleiter)

  • Inovation Norway – Hordaland
  • Kärtner Betriebsansiedlungs- und Beteiligungsgesellschaft (BABEG)