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From coffee filters to 35mm cameras and computers: Saxony has already produced numerous innovations. Around 4.6% of all German start-ups now come from this flourishing ecosystem. It is not for nothing that Saxony is considered an important high-tech location, even far beyond Germany’s borders. Every second chip produced in Europe comes from Dresden.

The number of employees in the software industry has doubled to 25,000 in the last ten years. It is estimated that the number will rise to 50,000 by 2025. Well-known start-ups from Saxony have already come a long way, including the dating app Lovoo, which was founded in 2011.

The potential is immense. Not only do organizations such as Silicon Saxony efficiently establish the necessary networks between industry partners, start-ups and research institutions, but universities have also made great progress, especially in the field of technical innovation. The possibilities and creativity required for good startup ideas in this ecosystem are endless.

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