NRW is characterized by a nationwide unique value-added network of the mobile industry. With Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone, large network operators have their headquarters in North Rhine-Westphalia. In addition, there is a strong TV, games and print industries that are increasingly making their content available on the move, as well as an efficient infrastructure of service providers, developers and research institutes.

Facts and Figures

  • big players: Vodafone, T-Mobile, Huawei, Ericsson, Telefónica
  • Mobile communications location Düsseldorf leading in Europe
  • successful and diverse mobile app development
  • Pioneer in location based services

More on the subject of “mobile” in the location brochure of the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW.


Katrin Ahues
Head of Communications
W: +49 211-930 50 305

Mediennetzwerk.NRW is financed by the State of North Rhine-Westphalia and with funds from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

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