July 6, 2017

Regional opening event for the “Forschungsfabrik Mikroelektronik Deutschland” with federal minister Johanna Wanka

117.2 million euro for microelectronics research in Berlin and Brandenburg

To strengthen the position of the European semiconductor and electronics industry in the global competition, the across locational “Forschungsfabrik Mikroelektronik Deutschland” (FMD) emerges at eleven institutes of the Fraunhofer Group for Microelectronics and two institutes of the Leibniz association. The Federal Ministry of Education and Research supports the FMD in total with about 350 million euro. The FMD in Berlin and Brandenburg was opened by federal minister Johanna Wanka on July 6.