The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) supports and funds the fast cluster project through the project execution office “Projektträger Jülich”. The framework program “Zwanzig20 – Partnerschaft für Innovation” (Engl.: “Twenty20 – Partnership for Innovation”) is supporting the transregional, inter-, trans- and multi-disciplinary cooperation of partners in order to foster openness and transparency by bringing together scientific, technological and entrepreneurial competencies, in particular in the New German Länder. Therefore, 10 interdisciplinary consortia are supported by the BMBF in order to find solutions to the economical and socially relevant question of today.