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Strong partners for innovation

Wissensfabrik has staged the WECONOMY since 2007 – because innovative ideas, creative concepts and courageous doers ensure progress, growth and jobs in new branches of industry. And therefore need all the support that we can give them.

Today, UnternehmerTUM and Handelsblatt are involved in WECONOMY as cooperation partners of Wissensfabrik, in addition to strong partners from the German economy. Together we promote technology-oriented start-ups with expertise and a network, so that start-up ideas become success stories.

WECONOMY stands for innovation and entrepreneurial spirit in Germany – join us!

Become part of this unique network and, as a partner, together with us strengthen Germany as a business location!

Wissensfabrik – Unternehmen für Deutschland e.V.

Because knowledge works: Together with more than 130 leading companies and foundations, Wissensfabrik guarantees an innovative, practice-oriented access to better education. This community engagement helps ensure sustainable economic and social development in Germany. Moreover: With its projects – from promoting education in early childhood to supporting young entrepreneurs – Wissensfabrik assumes social responsibility.

UnternehmerTUM – Europas führendes Zentrum für Innovation und Gründung

UnternehmerTUM is a unique platform for the development of innovations. As such, UnternehmerTUM offers start-ups an all-round service, from the initial idea to going public. A team of 250 experienced members, including entrepreneurs, academics and investors, support the setting-up of the company, its market launch as well as its financing – also with venture capital. A team of experienced consultants offers established companies optimal access to the UnternehmerTUM ecosystem. UnternehmerTUM has many years’ experience in the development of innovative strategies and the realisation and spin-off of technology-driven business ideas. Established in 2002 by entrepreneur Susanne Klatten, UnternehmerTUM is the leading centre for innovation and foundation in Europe with more than 50 high-growth technology start-ups annually.

Handelsblatt – business, financial and political news

Handelsblatt is the leading German-language business and financial newspaper.

Some 200 journalists, correspondents and full-time employees worldwide provide up-to-the-minute, comprehensive and researched reports. In a comparison with daily newspapers, Handelsblatt, published on five weekdays, is essential reading for decision-makers at the first and second management levels.

According to a reader analysis conducted in 2018 among decision-makers in the business and management sectors (LAE), Handelsblatt reaches more than 305,000 leading decision-makers on its days of publication. Handelsblatt Online, with more than 20 million visits and up to 50 million page impressions monthly, is Germany’s leading business portal.

WECONOMY hat uns dabei geholfen, gute Kontakte zu TOP-Vorständ*innen zu knüpfen. In den Gesprächen konnten wir unsere Produkte schnell validieren und hilfreiches Feedback sammeln.

Diana Rees
ZkSystems GmbH, Gewinnerin 2019

Other media partners


Claudia Wilke

+49 173 3098198

Steffi Blumentritt

Head of entrepreneurship
+49 151 52802451

Bewerbung für/application for WECONOMY

    Bewerbungsunterlagen/ application documents (max. 3 MB per Dokument/file)
    Pitchdeck (inkl. Geschäftsmodell, Finanzplanung, Gründungsteam/ incl. business model, financial planning, team)*
    Executive Summary*
    Weitere Dateien1/ further files1
    Weitere Dateien2/ further files2
    Videolink/ link to video

    * Pflichtfelder/ mandatory

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