The Berlin Adlershof Science City is one of the most successful high-technology sites in Germany and Berlins largest media site. It is home to 1,013 companies and scientific institutions (Jan 2016) on an area of 4.2 km² - embedded in an integrated urban planning concept. 15,996 people work and 6,524 study here.
The Science and Technology Park is at the heart of the Adlershof Science City. It encompasses 510 companies and ten non-university research institutes. They focus on; Photonics and Optics, Renewable Energies and Photovoltaics, Microsystems and Materials, IT and Media, Biotechnology and Environment, and Analytics.
Adding to this are six scientific institutes of the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Chemistry, Geography, Computer Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and Psychology). The Media City is home to 140 companies. In the immediate vicinity of science, technology, and media, a landscaped park and 380 private houses have been developed on an area of 66 ha.