2 venues for onsite participation:

  • HTW-Berlin (Germany) & University of Exeter (UK)

online participation

  • streaming to the curated STEMM Global Networking Platform


With 14,000 students enrolled, HTW Berlin is the largest university of applied sciences in Germany’s capital. HTW Berlin offers more than 70 study programmes in the areas of technology, computing, business, culture and design.

Rankings regularly confirm the high level of education provided by HTW Berlin. HTW Berlin actively collaborates with 150 universities worldwide and has an established network of 600 cooperation partnerships. Research activities connect the university with the professional world, scientific networks and companies. HTW Berlin’s researchers contribute their ideas, expertise and contacts to over 250 third-party funded research projects every year. Covering a wide variety of topics, these projects are generally carried out in cooperation with partners from industry. Many projects are specifically geared towards meeting the innovation needs of individual companies and industries or the development potential of the region.

The research agenda also includes topics that bundle a wide variety of specialist expertise and skills. It is only through interdisciplinary teams that integrated strategies can be developed, for example for a climate-friendly transformation of our energy supply, improved healthcare system, meeting the challenges of an aging society or the digitalisation of culture and society.

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University of Exeter

The University of Exeter combines world-class research with excellent student satisfaction, from their campuses in the South West of England, in Exeter and Cornwall.

The University has over 25,000 students from 130 countries and over 125,000 alumni in 183 countries providing our academic community of staff, students and visiting researchers with a truly global experience and a diverse, inclusive environment. Their strategic partnerships across the world bring together leading academics and the resources of outstanding universities to deliver transformative impact in key global challenges such as global sustainability and wellbeing.

Recent breakthroughs to come out of the University of Exeter’s research include using drone surveys and computer modelling to plot extreme arctic erosion, improving diagnosis and treatment for cancer and diabetes (for which we were awarded a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize) and developing a 7-point plan to battle the climate emergency via economic reform. Scientists and clinicians of Exeter are also part of a £20 million investment to battle the spread of coronavirus utilising the University’s state-of-the-art equipment to sequence the virus from Devon patients to help combat the disease.

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