The international QS Best Student Cities Ranking 2017 confirms Berlin’s significant attraction to students around the world. Only Montreal, Paris, London, Seoul and Melbourne scored better than Berlin. Among other things, the criteria of quality-of-life, cost of living, attractiveness for students, and rating by employers were used to rank 100 university cities in total.
QS Best Student Cities 2017
This report shows the economic importance of trade fair, exhibition and convention organisers for Germany's capital city. Conclusion: Every trade fair euro in sales generates EUR 5.10 in additional buying power in the city. The buying power of guests of Messe Berlin GmbH in the years 2014 to 2018 will lead to an increase in gross added value in the order of EUR 1.2bn.
IBB survey (PDF)