Stuttgart is holding a leading position within sustainability in Germany and achieves higher-than-average results among Germany's 50 largest cities in every category of the overall rankings of the WirtschaftsWoche Sustainable City Indicator (WWSCI). In October 2014 Stuttgart became the first city to bear the title "sustainable destination" and since 2016 Stuttgart is successfully participating in the GDS-Index on place 4. In the Innovation Cities Index 2015, the world’s largest city classification including all major European cities, Stuttgart reached the 24th place out of the top 100. Moreover a remarkable position was reached in the cities ranking of the IESE Cities in Motion Index where Stuttgart is number 48 out of 148. Regarding to the quality of living, Stuttgart is ranked on 24th place out of 230 in 2016 according to the Mercer´s study (Quality of Living Rankings).
Exhibitor: Stuttgart Convention Bureau