Berlin – a science and research metropolis

Packed with researchers, diversity and excellence: thanks to its many universities and independent research institutes, Berlin offers the ideal conditions for research at the highest level.

As well as offering optimum conditions for research and a research atmosphere open to partnerships, the German capital also impresses scientists with the range of cultural and leisure activities on offer: Berlin is a place people love to live in.

At Brain City Berlin, we provide an overview of the science hub Berlin, offer insights into the latest research issues and news from the Berlin science scene and introduce you to our ambassadors.

The Brain City Berlin campaign and its ambassadors

Our ambassadors represent the city as a science hub and share their research experiences in Berlin with scientists around the world.

Falling Walls Conference 2018

Every year on the 9th of November, prominent guests from science, politics, business and culture come together at the Falling Walls Conference in Berlin.

In 15 minutes each, 20 international scientists provide insights into upcoming breakthroughs in the natural sciences, the humanities, the life sciences, business and technology.

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News from the science location Berlin
The Diverse Scientific Landscape Of Berlin

The science hub of Berlin is interdisciplinary, interactive and international. Over 40 universities and more than 70 non-university institutions are doing research in Germany's capital. Berlin's attractiveness for both teachers and students worldwide quickly becomes clear when looking at the scientific landscape.

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Scientists and scientific institutions
The Brain City Berlin Ambassadors

The Brain City campaign thrives on its ambassadors.

Young talents and established researchers share their stories about working and living in Berlin. Their task is to inspire and encourage young academics with their personal impressions.

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News from the science location Berlin
Berlin Stories Journal – Science News From Berlin

Get insights and news about the German science capital in our Berlin Stories Journal. Here, we cover success stories, exciting news, valuable cooperations and innovations that happen between Berlin's academies, research institutes and companies.

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