Strong the­matic links bet­we­en the com­pa­nies and sci­en­ti­fic in­sti­tu­tes ba­sed at Hei­del­berg Tech­no­lo­gy Park, their geo­gra­phi­cal pro­xi­mi­ty, and the co­or­di­na­ti­on work do­ne by the Tech­no­lo­gie­park Hei­del­berg GmbH all ha­ve a sti­mu­la­ting im­pact on Hei­del­berg as a bu­si­ness and sci­en­ce ba­se.