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Transfer and Innovation

Transfer in Numbers


Spin-offs have been founded at Helmholtz in 2005-2021. 94.5% of these companies continue to exist 36 months after their foundation.


Innovation Labs for close cooperation between science and businesses. Their goal is to bring cutting edge technologies into application both qucikly and efficiently.


School Labs at 15 Helmholtz centers to bring science closer to schoolchildren. DLR alone reaches more than 10,000 students each year.


patent families and a total of over 13,000 property rights are included in the patent portfolio of the Helmholtz Centers.


Julian Alexandrakis

Program Manager Transfer and Innovation

Andre Schafft

Student Assistant, Department Transfer and Innovation

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