Embedded in a rich cultural landscape, Lübeck is a modern industrial and commercial city. Particularly the medical engineering, information technology and biotechnology sectors received international recognition in the last years. The geographical concentration and the unsurpassed cooperation´s between universities, clinics and manufactures, led the city and its region to an international hub in the field of life science, logistics, nutrition and modern industry. The large number of research collaborations and executed technology transfers which have emerged in recent years, as well as the spin-offs that arised from them, underline the enormous scientific and entrepreneurial potential that Lübeck has to offer.