German Innovation network Hidronik for "Hybrid systems with printed electronics" launched in the Nuremberg Metropolitan Region

Wolfgang Mildner (Head of the ZIM cooperation network "Hidronik" | ENERGIEregion Nürnberg e.V.), Dr. Hans-Joachim Egelhaaf (Group Leader | Solar Factory of the Future at ZAE Bayern), Dr. Jens Hauch (Managing Member of the Board | ENERGIEregion Nürnberg e. V.) and Dr. Michael Fraas (Economic advisor to the City of Nuremberg and chairman of the board of ENERGIEregion Nürnberg e.V.), show some possibilities for hybrid applications (from left to right); Photo: ENERGIEregion Nürnberg e.V. / Alisa Zellner

The network offers medium-sized companies the opportunity to develop innovative products, materials and processes in the field of hybrid electronics and to market them subsequently within the framework of the Central Innovation Programme for SMEs (ZIM) under the coordination of ENERGIEregion Nürnberg e.V.

In addition to the current partners Automatic Research GmbH, Enerthing GmbH, Fraunhofer IISB, GSB-Wahl GmbH, Hof University of Applied Sciences, Metawell GmbH, Neotech AMT GmbH, RAS AG, SEHO Systems GmbH, Nuremberg University of Applied Sciences and the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Hidronik is open to the participation by other companies and scientific institutions from all over Germany.

Interested companies or institutions can contact the project leader Wolfgang Mildner, who is taking over this position in addition to his current activities, directly by e-mail: