Medical Valley European Metropolitan Region Nuremberg (EMN) is an internationally leading medical technology cluster.
Highly specialized research institutions, internationally leading and at the same time many growing companies are active here. They cooperate closely with world-renowned health research institutions in order to jointly find solutions for the challenges of healthcare today and tomorrow.
Combined with the international market and competitive position of individual players, this provides optimal conditions to enable rapid development of products, processes, and services.
In recent years, numerous significant product innovations have entered the market from the research laboratories of the leading-edge cluster.
The nationally and internationally outstanding position of this economically strong region was additionally strengthened in January 2010 by the appointment of “National Top Cluster” for medical technology by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
In April 2017, Medical Valley, in cooperation with Zollhof and Health Hackers Erlangen, was named one of twelve national “DigitalHubs” by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action – the Digital Health Hub.
Medical Valley EMN e. V., which currently has more than 210 members from business, science, healthcare, networks, and politics, has been acting as the cluster management organization since 2007.