There’s no cookie-cutter path to success. That’s why we’re here, offering personalized support that aligns with your unique journey.
Leveraging our vast networks at Silicon Allee and
Fraunhofer’s Heinrich Hertz Institute, we’ll connect you with the resources, mentors, and opportunities vital for your success.
From 2019 to 2023 we supported
25 impact-focused businesses, and over 60 founders grow from an idea to launch through our Berlin Founders Fund. With the support of the non-equity funding and the daily advice from our network. They have raised over €50M to date.
This collaboration combines our wealth of experience from the Berlin Founders Fund with increased capital, expanded resources, and unrivaled access to some of Europe’s foremost deep tech researchers. ⚡️
Unleashing the potential of AI to reshape industries and drive forward groundbreaking solutions.
Pioneering advancements in virtual reality and imaging technologies to redefine how we experience the world.
Leading the charge in the evolution of wireless connectivity, including the development of 5G and the exciting future of 6G.
Transforming the way we connect, communicate, and collaborate through cutting-edge video technologies.
Forging the future of high-speed data transfer, innovative sensors, and photonics.
Don’t feel limited by these categories. If you’re building something truly groundbreaking we’d still love to hear about it.
This full-time program is for 1 year, with possibility of extension to 2 years.
Accelerate your growth Join our full-time program where we’ll refine your business model, maximize your growth potential, and secure the funding you need to thrive. Sleek workspace A stylish office space for you and your crew, just a stone’s throw from Tiergarten. Financial support From €300 – 700k in kind investment. Incl. pay checks for 3 team members for up to 2 years. New improved terms – Founders get 100% ownership. Fraunhofer only takes 10 – 20% virtual shares. Personalized guidance Hands-on support from our stellar squad throughout your journey. Mentorship and expertise Unlock a treasure trove of mentors and expertise to supercharge your startup. Cutting-edge tech Lasers, supercomputers, and robot dogs! If you crave nerdy toys, we’ve got you covered—or we can build them! 🤖
Be the first to meet our startups before they’re even on the market.
[ Tuesday ] March 12th, 9 - 11am
The Monthly Meetup is the longest running tech & startup community event in Berlin - connecting founders, mentors, investors, innovators and change makers. Join us to share your ideas, needs and advice with fellow founders, mentors, investors and experts.
[ Wednesday ] Apr 24th 5pm - 8pm
Dive into an exciting showcase of deep tech startups and connect with the community in our new event series. 🎤 Witness a stellar lineup of 4 startups pitch their freshest ideas to our jury of VCs. Be the first to meet our startups before they’re even on the market.
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Last Thursday of every month
Do you have a Deep Tech or AI startup? Pitch at one of our Deep Tech Nights in front of a live audience of hundreds of peers, experts and investors in the tech space, and hear from a jury of deep tech investors.
5 mins pitch / 5 min Q&A