Metropole Ruhr - City of Cities
Ruhr Metropolis The Ruhr Metropolis has more than 5 million residents which makes it the biggest conurbation in Germany and can only be exceeded in Europe by Paris and London. Due to its central location, more than 60 m people are connected within a 3 hours drive. The excellent infrastructure with three international airports, Europe’s biggest inner harbour and a dense road and railway network also make this region attractive for the more than 160,000 companies which are settled here. The region is established as a center of knowledge with 22 universities and Germany’s center of competence for IT-Security.