The region is attractive and welcoming for high potentials from all over the world
Large international communities, e.g. Düsseldorf has a large Japanese Community in Germany's only "Japantown"
Düsseldorf has been the Bridgepoint to Europe for many international companies
Three international airports connect to the world
Over 30 opera buildings, theatres and world famous concert buildings
World-reknown concerts ("Klavierfestival Ruhr")
At the same time a region of "makers"