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WISTA Potenzial

In our new magazine we focus on current topics from WISTA's places of future innovation.


Edition 03/2020: Berlin Schöneweide


Prof. Jürgen P. Rabe © WISTA Management GmbH


Turning science fiction into science fact

Professor Jürgen P. Rabe, director of the Integrative Research Institute for the Sciences IRIS Adlershof, about building bridges, joint labs, and a new research building:

Ten years of IRIS Adlershof: what exactly goes on here? Jürgen P. Rabe: It all begins with asking good questions – questions that impose themselves on us, that we can provide answers to by using our scientific potential in...

Prof. List-Kratochvil © WISTA Management GmbH


A hub for basic research, teaching, and industrial application

How the Integrative Research Institute for the Sciences IRIS Adlershof supports many different technology start-ups :

For almost two decades now, Prof. Emil List-Kratochvil has been dealing with a technology that many think holds a promise for the future: printed electronics. The Austrian-born solid-state physicist has been conducting basic...

Prof. N. Koch mit Graduierten © WISTA Management GmbH


Focusing on advanced materials

A graduate school in Adlershof offers top qualification and turns teams into families:

Advanced materials are a cutting-edge field. Diodes, solar cells, transistors, and storage elements – they are all based on state-of-the-art electronic materials. The products containing these ‘advanced and novel materials’ –...

Gregor Keck, Regionalmanager Berlin Südost © WISTA Management GmbH


Awoken from a slumber – how inventors bent on the future mix with developers ready to invest

Gregor Keck, head of the regional management agency for Berlin’s South East region, about happy investors, shared identities, and a lively industrial culture:

How do you define, what we call, a ‘Zukunftsort’, a place where future innovation is created? It is a place where scientists and businesses get together, which especially includes companies that plan and execute their...

Energiespeicher ESS QMedium © QINOUS GmbH


Future creators in the historical industrial estate

Success stories of young technology companies in Berlin-Oberschöneweide:

Young technology companies are bringing together the analogue with the digital world, creating the basis for future industries. In Oberschöneweide, this brings back memories of the time when Berlin’s industrial heart started...

Gisela Hüttinger, HTW © WISTA Management GmbH


Firmly rooted in the district

HTW Berlin, the University of Applied Sciences for Engineering and Economics, focuses on knowledge transfer, exchange and cooperation in Treptow-Köpenick:

How do new shops affect the number of pedestrians and cars? How many cyclists really use a new bike path? Does a lower speed limit manage to curtail fine dust pollution? These are key issues for environmental agencies as well...


Potenzial: IRIS Adlershof (in German)
Potenzial – The WISTA Magazine. Edition IRIS Adlershof 2020
Potenzial: Schöneweide (in German)
Potenzial – The WISTA Magazine. Edition Schöneweide 2020
Potenzial: FUBIC (in German)
Potenzial – The WISTA Magazine. Edition FUBIC 2020
Potenzial: CHIC (in German)
Potenzial – The WISTA Magazine. Edition CHIC 2020

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