The BFO Innovation Forum is part of the innovation initiative “Unternehmen Region” (“Entrepreneurial Regions”) for the new states of Germany by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research. Being an integral part of “Unternehmen Region”, the aim of the “Innovation Forums” program is to support regional networks in their start-up phase.
In this context, governmental support is given for the promotion of initiatives at the formation of a network, the development of a focused profile as well as the establishment and expansion of contacts and cooperations.
Further information on Unternehmen Region (in english): http://www.unternehmen-region.de/en/6499.php
Further information on the program Innovation forums (in english): http://www.unternehmen-region.de/en/162.php