Startup Application

Who Should Apply?

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

The application phase for Batch #9 is now officially closed. Please refrain from contacting us regarding the status of your application. We will be in touch with you as soon as we finished screening all applications.

Please come back in early 2019 to apply for our Summer Batch 2019 – Batch #10.

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)