Digital information and communication technologies (ICT) are major crossover technologies used everyday in almost every sector.
ICT is set to be the driver of growth in the years to come. Almost 23,000 people are already employed in this sector. Hannover Messe has become a driving force for the digitisation and networking of industrial value-added processes. TUI Infotec GmbH, Finanz Informatik GmbH & Co. KG (IT) - which provides services to Sparkassen-Finanzgruppe - and htp GmbH are among the sector leaders.
Economic & industrial structure
With a workforce of over 66,000 and 7,000 more jobs since 2010, the healthcare sector is the flagship for growth.