Edition 13/2017
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Hamburg is putting on a joint show in terms of digitalisation and innovation at the world’s leading computer expo CeBIT in Hanover. Hanseatic Start-ups are presenting their latest products there and vistors can enjoy a 360-degree experience of Hamburg with a virtual reality headset. Meanwhile in Hamburg, plans for a „Silicon Valley“ at the Elbe have just been announced. Established companies, start-ups, administration, scientific institutions and associations are set to work together under one roof in a magnificent building in Hammerbrook in Hamburg. The future of work is set to become reality in “Hammebrooklyn”.

This news and other topics from Hamburg and its metropolitan region will be featured in this week’s edition of our newsletter. All topics mentioned therein are summaries of news presented in depth on the business platform Hamburg News. You can access the bilingual platform at

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