We are involved as a member in initiatives, associations and working groups in the life science environment in order to remain in continuous exchange with clusters and players outside Schleswig-Holstein and Hamburg, both at a national and international level, and to jointly develop ideas and topics further.

BIO Deutschland

BIO Deutschland e. V., with around 360 members – companies, BioRegions and industry service providers – and based in Berlin, has set itself the goal of supporting and promoting the development of an innovative economic sector based on modern life sciences in Germany.

Council of German BioRegions

The Council of German BioRegions AK BioRegio is the central network of regional initiatives to promote the economic use of modern biotechnologies in Germany.


CEBR (Council of European Bioregions) is a member-driven network of bioscience clusters and regional ecosystems across Europe, representing more than 40 members and hundreds of cluster partners around the world. Thus, CEBR represents and supports a crucial number of SMEs as well as hundreds of universities and research centers.


The „go-cluster” programme is the cluster political excellence activity of The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action and supports cluster management organisations with the development of their innovation cluster. Currently +80 members make use of the various offers of the programme.

TransferAllianz e.V.

TransferAllianz is the German association for knowledge and technology transfer (KTT) and brings together universities, national research organisations and technology transfer service providers in a single network.