Jena is a high-tech location and internationally renowned for expertise in optics and photonics as well as in healthcare and medical technologies. Not only is first-rate research and development carried out here. Jena is also home to manufacturing for global markets. The countless precision engineering companies based in Jena are ideal partners in this respect.
Economic sectors that have started more recently are also taking off in Jena. IT companies use their expertise to help shape the digital transformation of the economy and society. The field of environmental technology is dedicated to important topics related to the future, such as the development of sustainable energy storage systems.