Bayern Innovativ GmbH was founded in 1995 by the Bavarian state government as a corporation for innovation and knowledge transfer, based in Nuremberg.

Its mission is stimulating innovation in the SME Sector. Technology cooperations with science, but also within industry, are initiated across industries and functional disciplines – in order to open up new orders, new businesses and new markets and to develop new products and processes.

Furthermore, knowledge and information from market and technology are acquired, processed and delivered via newsletter, e-letter, Congress TV and classical communication channels.

  • Conceiving technology transfer platforms for enterprises, universities and other research facilities for the presentation of latest knowledge and to initiate new cooperation for future innovation projects
  • Taking over technical sponsorship for strategic knowledge and technology transfer projects such as nationwide project initiatives and international congresses as well as running the operational business for associations, e. g. Forum MedTech Pharma e. V.
  • Establishment and continuous development of cross-technology and cross-sectoral cooperation networks for partners involved in supply chains for quick and efficient implementation of innovations
  • Information on EU funding for research and technological development; support of science and industry in the transfer of innovations and research findings on a European level ---> EU Co-operation Unit - Partner in the Enterprise Europe Network

Bayern Innovativ GmbH is a non-profit organization. The budget provided annually as well as self-generated revenues are efficiently and as completely as possible spent for innovative services.