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2nd European Chemistry Partnering

Your fastest way to increase revenue – New Chemical industry customers and partners in one productive day New customers. New partners. More turn-over. A productive day: 140 decision makers attended the 1st European Chemistry Partnering. The enthusiastic participants came from large organizations as well as investors, from small and medium-sized enterprises, and above all from young companies and chemical start-ups More …

High-Tech Partnering Conference 2018

During the High-Tech Partnering Conference, large industry companies can meet start-ups from the High-Tech Gründerfonds portfolio to talk about potential forms of collaboration. This conference usually has about 400 participants which can exchange ideas in various workshops and 1:1 meetings. An overview of our start-ups can be found here. More information will follow.


At HIGHTECH VENTURE DAYS, 40 selected high-tech ventures from all over Europe meet international investors. The focus is purely on high-tech (no eCommerce), the event is about company presentations and networking breaks only (no speeches or keynotes). On the investors side, more than 100 representatives of Venture Capital, Corporate Venture Capital, Family Offices and Investing Mittelstand will attend, again. Capital-seeking More …

Bits & Pretzels | The Founders Festival

Bits & Pretzels is a 3-day conference for founders and people from the startup ecosystem. We bring together the world’s leading entrepreneurs and investors to share their ideas on emerging technologies and trends in digital business. Join us on 24th – 26th September 2017 for high-quality speeches, exciting discussions, startup-specific workshops and unique networking opportunities. >> To get a feeling More …

Family Day 2017

A warm THANK YOU to all participants, speakers, panelists, pitchers and workshop-leaders! The FD17 was again a huge success with more than 1.000 participants and 1.500 one-on-one meetings. A few highlights of this two-day event include the Unicorn-hunter Daniel Gutenberg as well as the adventurer who traveled the world by bike Rob Lilwall. We also had great fun with 25 More …

High-Tech Partnering Conference 2017

Thanks to all participants of the High-Tech Partnering Conference 2017 This year we broke our attendee record with 500 participants! It was a great event with lots of panel discussions, speeches, expert rounds, start-up pitches and 811 1-on-1 meetings. During the conference we learned that it can be challenging for corporates to be innovative and keep up-to-date. A lot of More …

Family Day 2016

FD16 is an invitation-only conference from the High-Tech Gründerfonds. To register for the exclusive networking-event, please use your personal registration code which you have received via email. We look forward to seeing you at the FD16! Click here for more information about the FD16 program. Registration for FD16 has been closed – we are fully booked – See you in More …