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Region of Leipzig above the clouds

As part of a new PR campaign, Invest Region Leipzig GmbH is represented in the latest issues of the Lufthansa Magazine and the Lufthansa Exclusive Magazine. The monthly bilingual publication is market-leader of all in-flight magazines in terms of coverage and reaches around 1.38 million readers in 21 European countries.

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Invest Region Leipzig at EXPO Real in Munich

Meet the Invest Region Leipzig GmbH team at the EXPO Real in Munich from 4 to 6 October. You will find us at the joint stand of the Central German Metropolitan Region in Hall A2, Stand 430. You are also welcome to make a personal appointment. On 4 October, the 12th Central German Investors' Evening will also take place, bringing together partners from business, culture and politics.

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Campustour in Brandenburg

This year's campus tour led the specialist service team to technical-scientific and informatics-oriented universities in Brandenburg. During lunchtime, IRL staff recruited for the Region of Leipzig in the canteens. The students were extremely interested - the job offers were in especially high demand. A tour is currently planned for the second half of the year. The basis for the selection of the universities to be attended is above all the specialist study, which was published in the spring of this year.

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IRL publishes specialist study

In 2016, Invest Region Leipzig compiled a source market study as a project in the Leipzig Skilled Workers Alliance. This study is a project with a trans-regional scope for the entire Region of Leipzig. The aim of the study is to identify possible source markets for selected professional groups and to identify or limit possible success factors for the recruitment and retention of skilled workers. This will enable various labour market players, as well as the IRL itself, to derive targeted measures and projects for skilled workers. For the interested public, the results have been summarised in the form of a brochure, which you can download here.

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IRL advertises for the Region of Leipzig

In April, the IRL published an article in a well-known wide-reaching German daily newspaper in order to draw investors' attention to the locational advantages of the Leipzig region. In addition to the print edition, an online banner was also displayed for several days to appeal to potential investors. "The signs continue to point to growth in Leipzig," said Siegfried Bülow, Chairman of the Management Board of Porsche Leipzig GmbH, in the article.

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US students visit IRL

The Region of Leipzig is an attractive economic location. A group of American students from the University of Maryland was also able to see this for themselves. In addition to Berlin and Milan, they also stopped in Leipzig to find out about the advantages of the location in March. They were invited by the IRL and the Office for Economic Development of the City of Leipzig.

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IRL in the Landkreis Leipzig Journal

Invest Region Leipzig is represented with an article about the development of society in the current issue of the Landkreis Leipzig Journal. In addition to an outlook on marketing activities, readers also receive a brief overview of current projects and events.

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Visit from an Israeli delegation

For the acquisition team of Invest Region Leipzig, the new year started by mentoring a delegation from Israel. In cooperation with the Saxon Economic Development Agency, a programme lasting several days was organised in Leipzig and Dresden in advance. The Israeli participants from the start-up, cybertech and trade sectors were interested in a cooperation with German co-working operators for trans-regional exchange, or in potential developers, users and business partners. In the first part of the programme, they met industry representatives from companies from the Region of Leipzig on 23 January 2017.

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Invest Region Leipzig looks back on a successful year

The results from 2016 were presented by Invest Region Leipzig to the district council of the district of Leipzig and the district of North Saxony as well as to the Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Leipzig in November and December. Further dates for the city of Leipzig are planned for January. All in all, the company can look back on a very successful year. The acquisition team has taken care of more than 20 settlements and, according to the various companies, more than 800 jobs have been created for the Region of Leipzig.

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German Marketing Day warm-up

Leipzig hosted this year's German Marketing Day. The exclusive warm-up event took place the evening before at the recently opened Hotel INNSIDE. As a sponsor, Invest Region Leipzig helped business and marketing experts from all over Germany exchange ideas in a dignified setting and took the opportunity to present the Region of Leipzig. “We are very proud to welcome the German marketing community to Leipzig this year. Our city is developing rapidly and is not only a cultural metropolis and creative centre, but also an important economic engine for Germany. Therefore, the topic of agility fits perfectly in our city,” said Dr. Georg Donat, President of the Marketing Club Leipzig.

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