Startup Application

Who Should Apply?

Everybody who is passionate about building a technology company is welcome to hand in their application!

Application deadline: September 30, 2018

Questions? Check out our FAQs and join our Live Video Session every Thursday from 3pm to 4pm (CEST)!



We are looking for startups from a wide range of technology industries, such as:

  • INDUSTRY 4.0 (advanced manufacturing, automation & robotics)
  • SMART MAINTENANCE (predictive maintenance & digitalized service)
  • SUPPLY CHAIN& LOGISTICS (technologies and services)
  • BLOCKCHAIN (distributed ledger & blockchain applied to industry)
  • E-MOBILITY (electric motors & drives, power management, charging)
  • CONNECTIVITY (wireless sensor networks, wide area (WAN), low-power, V2X, OTA)
  • AUTONOMOUS DRIVING (technologies for autonomous/automated driving)
  • MOBILITY SERVICES (for elderly, handicapped and rural areas; parking services)
  • B2B SALES (digital innovations to improve B2B sales)
  • DIGITAL & SMART SOLUTIONS IN CUSTOMER CARE (front & backend solutions)
  • EDUCATION & KNOWLEDGE TRANSFER (innovative, digital solutions)
  • KITCHEN & COOKING (new products, technologies and services)
  • CLEANING & HYGIENE (new products, technologies and services)