All companies are obligated by law to be members of the IHK. This makes the IHK a very powerful and mutually supportive group that voices the interests of its members. Innovations determine a company’s performance and success. Companies need partners for research, development and marketing of new products, technologies and services. IHK’s business area Innovation | Environment supports and connects regional companies. The IHK informs you about trends and funding opportunities and brings you together with the right partners.