Final 256 Innovation Cities

These are the final 256 cities selected for our:

  • Innovation Cities Index City Rankings 2009, and
  • Innovation Cities Program Benchmarking & Analysis

If your city appears below: Single City Data-sets are available for all these cities, as well as various custom analysis services, and for most cities, our advisory services.

For convenience, what follows is in alphabetical order, and is not ranked.

Aachen Germany
Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates
Adelaide Australia
Amsterdam Netherlands
Ann Arbor United States
Antwerp Belgium
Athens Greece
Atlanta United States
Auckland New Zealand
Augusta United States
Austin United States
Ballarat Australia
Baltimore United States
Bangalore India
Bangkok Thailand
Barcelona Spain
Basel Switzerland
Bath & NE Somerset United Kingdom
Beijing China
Belfast United Kingdom
Belgrade Serbia
Bendigo Australia
Berkeley United States
Berlin Germany
Bern Switzerland
Bilbao Spain
Birmingham United States
Boise United States
Bologna Italy
Bonn Germany
Bordeaux France
Boston United States
Boulder United States
Bozeman United States
Bratislava Slovakia
Bridgeport United States
Brisbane Australia
Bristol United Kingdom
Brussels Belgium
Bucharest Romania
Budapest Hungary
Buenos Aires Argentina
Buffalo United States
Burbank United States
Canberra Australia
Cannes France
Cape Town South Africa
Casablanca Morocco
Cedar Rapids United States
Charleston United States
Charlotte United States
Charlottesville United States
Chennai India
Chicago United States
Christchurch New Zealand
Cincinnati United States
Cleveland United States
Cologne Germany
Colorado Springs United States
Copenhagen Denmark
Coventry United Kingdom
Curitiba Brazil
Dakar Senegal
Dallas-Fort Worth United States
Delhi India
Denver United States
Des Moines United States
Detroit United States
Doha Qatar
Dongguan China
Dortmund Germany
Dresden Germany
Dubai United Arab Emirates
Dublin Ireland
Dubrovnik Croatia
Düsseldorf Germany
Edinburgh United Kingdom
Edmonton Canada
Essen Germany
Florence Italy
Fort Lauderdale United States
Frankfurt Germany
Fresno United States
Gdansk Poland
Geelong Australia
Geneva Switzerland
Gent Belgium
Glasgow United Kingdom
Gold Coast Australia
Gothenburg Sweden
Granada Spain
Grand Rapids United States
Graz Austria
Green Bay United States
Guangzhou China
Halifax Canada
Hamburg Germany
Hannover Germany
Hartford United States
Helsinki Finland
Hobart Australia
Hong Kong Hong Kong
Honolulu United States
Houston United States
Hyderabad India
Indianapolis United States
Istanbul Turkey
Jeddah Saudi Arabia
Jerusalem Israel
Johannesburg South Africa
Kansas City United States
Karlsruhe Germany
Katowice Poland
Kiel Germany
Kiev Ukraine
Kobe Japan
Kolkata India
Kosice Slovakia
Kraków Poland
Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
Kuwait City Kuwait
Kyoto Japan
Leeds United Kingdom
Leipzig Germany
Lexington United States
Liège Belgium
Linz Austria
Lisbon Portugal
Little Rock United States
Liverpool United Kingdom
Ljubljana Slovenia
London United Kingdom
Los Angeles United States
Lucerne Switzerland
Lyon France
Macau China
Madison United States
Madrid Spain
Madurai India
Málaga Spain
Manchester United Kingdom
Manila Philippines
Marseille France
Melbourne Australia
Memphis United States
Mexico City Mexico
Miami United States
Milan Italy
Milwaukee United States
Minneapolis-St Paul United States
Modena Italy
Montpellier France
Montréal Canada
Moscow Russia
Mumbai India
Munich Germany
Nagasaki Japan
Nagoya Japan
Nanjing China
Nantes France
Nashville United States
New Orleans United States
New York United States
Newark United States
Nice France
Nuremberg Germany
Oakland United States
Oklahoma City United States
Omaha United States
Oporto Portugal
Orlando United States
Osaka Japan
Oslo Norway
Ottawa Canada
Padova Italy
Pamplona Spain
Paris France
Parma Italy
Perth Australia
Philadelphia United States
Phoenix United States
Pittsburgh United States
Portland United States
Prague Czech Republic
Providence United States
Québec Canada
Queenstown New Zealand
Raleigh-Durham United States
Reims France
Reno United States
Reykjavik Iceland
Richmond United States
RIGA Latvia
Rio De Janeiro Brazil
Riverside United States
Riyadh Saudi Arabia
Rochester New York United States
Rochester United States
Rome Italy
Rotterdam Netherlands
Sacramento United States
Salt Lake City United States
Salzburg Austria
San Diego United States
San Francisco United States
São Paulo Brazil
Savannah United States
Seattle United States
Seoul Korea, South
Seville Spain
Shanghai China
Sheffield United Kingdom
Shenzhen China
Singapore Singapore
Skopje Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of
Sofia Bulgaria
Solingen Germany
Springfield MA United States
Springfield IL United States
Springfield MO United States
St Louis United States
St Petersburg Russia
Stockholm Sweden
Strasbourg France
Stuttgart Germany
Suzhou China
Sydney Australia
Syracuse United States
Taipei Taiwan
Tallahassee United States
Tallinn Estonia
Tampa United States
Tel Aviv Israel
The Hague Netherlands
Timisoara Romania
Tirana Albania
Tokyo Japan
Torino Italy
Toronto Canada
Toulouse France
Trieste Italy
Tucson United States
Tulsa United States
Utrecht Netherlands
Valencia Spain
Vancouver Canada
Venice Italy
Verona Italy
Vienna Austria
Vilnius Lithuania
Warsaw Poland
Washington DC United States
Wellington New Zealand
Winnipeg Canada
Zagreb Croatia
Zürich Switzerland

NOTE: Green Cities are top 25 NEXUS> Innovation Cities.
Blue Cities are next 50 HUB> Innovation Cities.
Pale Yellow are NODES>Innovation Cities.