• Events like workshops and conferences held either in the Stuttgart region or in Brussels enable cooperation, know-how-exchange, marketing and influence on political decisions and allow the Stuttgart region to both market itself as a business location and to initiate concrete projects. 


27.09.10 - 28.09.10

The f-cell Congress is the international meeting point for more than 700 participants interested in the subject of fuel cells who come from more than 20 countries and four continents.

The f-cell Forum 2010 offers a unique chance to gather all the…



Electromobility in Action - High Level Conference plus e-mobility pilot products from DAIMLER, BOSCH and ENBW in exhibition Electromobility will be one of the key future technologies for private and for public transport in metropolitan areas. Cutting…


05.10.09 - 08.10.09

The "Open Days 2009" which are a common meeting of the Directorate General Regio (Regional Policy) of the European Commission and the Committee of the Regions will take place from 5-8 October 2009 in Brussels. More information please find


28.09.09 - 29.09.09

The ninth forum for producers and users of fuel cells, "f-cell" in Stuttgart will be presenting the entire bandwidth of stationary, mobile, and portable fuel cell applications. Focal points in 2009: "Fuel cells in vehicles." Also: "How Japan is…


16.09.09 - 19.09.09

The Wroclaw meeting on the theme "The Multigenerational Metropolis", organised by the network of European Metropolitan Regions and Areas METREX and hosted by the Municipality of Wroclaw, will explore the issues involved in the creation of…


17.06.09 - 19.06.09

The Hamburg Metropolitan Region organised a Conference on the key metropolitan issues of Inclusion. It considered inter-related issues such as the social and economic integration of immigrants and their relationship with the housing market,…


13.05.09 - 16.05.09

The new meaning of planning - Sustainable development and metropolitan regions and areas

METREX - the network of European Metropolitan Regions and Areas - dedicated its spring meeting in 2009 to spatial planning and development in metropolitan and capital regions in Europe and around the globe. The Joint meeting was hosted by the IAU-Idf…



What can EU Regions offer and what do they need?

Lisbon Strategy demands an increase on the interregional co-operation in Research Technology Development and Innovation (RTDI), if Europe is to become the most
competitive economy on the global market. Innovation processes take place mainly at the…


06.10.08 - 10.10.08

The "Open Days 2008" was a common meeting of the Directorate General Regio (Regional Policy) of the European Commission and the Committee of the Regions. More information please find ec.europa.eu/regional_policy/conferences/od2007/index.cfm



06.10.08 - 10.10.08

Metrex at Sustainable Energy Week:

Traffic, heating, industries - a great part of CO2 emissions are produced in big city regions in Europe. Emissions do not stop at city bounderies. The city region brings a new approach: It looks at functional urban areas, deals with urban sprawl and…


28.11.07 20:00 - 01.12.07

Stopping the ongoing Climate Change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. The big cities and metropolitan regions will have to adapt and take effective measures against the increasing warming up of the atmosphere.

Therefore the Network of…


08.10.07 - 11.10.07

In 2007, the Stuttgart Region was actively represented at the "European Week of Regions and Cities" through METREX, the Network of European Metropolitan Regions and Areas. On 11 October 2007 there were two workshops about the themes "Regional…


24.09.07 - 26.09.07

With more than 600 participants from all over the world, f-cell is the most important forum in the fuel cell and hydrogen sector.

The f-cell Forum 2007 offered a unique chance to gather all the latest information and check up on current developments…


23.04.07 - 24.04.07

Mobile Information Services - Current Trends and Developments in Cities and Communities

More and more cities and communities are becoming aware of the possibilities that mobile information services have to offer to employees, citizens, and businesses. Municipal decision-makers, IT departments and city planners have to pay increasing…


09.10.06 - 13.10.06

In 2006, the Stuttgart Region was actively represented at the "European week of the regions and cities" in the consortium of the "Lisbon regions" and held a moderator role within the network of the European metropolitan regions METREX. Under the…