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Presentation of the Report 2015 in the Federal Chancellery


On February 25, 2015, the 2015 Report of the Commission of Experts for Research and Innovation was handed over to the German chancellor Angela Merkel (Photo: David Ausserhofer).


Executive Summary (pdf, English)

Video stream of official presentation (German)

Statement of the chairman (pdf, German)


Core topics of the Commission's 2015 Report include

– MOOCs: an innovator in the educational sector,

– Digital innovation and the need for reform in copyright law,

– Promoting innovation through cluster policies,

– Additive manufacturing (“3D printing”). 


Please note that a Full English version of the 2015 Report will be available this summer.