Dusseldorf - Cologne - Ruhr Area

Discover the huge opportunities Europe's biggest economy has to offer to startups from all over the world, visit startup hotspots in Germany's industrial heartland, get in touch with companies and investors and meet hundreds of other startups, corporates and a variety of top speakers at the RuhrSummit in Bochum, one of Germany's biggest events for young tech entrepreneurs.  In October 2018 we shall focus on three verticals, that are becoming more and more important: InsurTech, Smart City, Logistics & Mobility.

Start.up! Germany 2018 has been a great success!

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For Shoplitics the trip was very successful and we met new clients and partners in Germany. I can recommend this trip for any Chinese startup to participate.
— Monica Xu, Co-Founder Shoplitics International Co.,Ltd.
We met potential partners from around the world, potential investors for our innovation and many new friends.
— Peter Mwangi, Mega Gas
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As a result of a pitch at the Tenglemann campus I spent 3 months at Starbuzz - a logistics and retail acceleration program in Mülheim. Its main benefit is that it opens doors to big companies from the region.
— Jakub Eliáš, Shipvio