Up2B Market Discovery is a one week Accelerator program that introduces you to the German market, lifestyle and culture.
Our offer includes:
The program is planned for November 2021.
In case the COVID-19 situation still impedes international travel at this point the program will be postponed to the 2nd quarter of 2022.
Moving to a new country is a big step and confronts you with many open questions and difficult decisions. Especially if you are also bringing along your startup and some employees. All whilst trying to enter a new market. Stressful! As if the life of an entrepreneur isn’t busy enough!
But expanding internationally is important and we are helping you to take this difficult step.
The Up2B Market Discovery program was created especially for international startups that are planning expansion to the German market.
Our one week program will take place in Heidelberg and Mannheim. Located in the Rhein-Neckar region in southwest Germany, both cities are a hotspot for international corporates and offer huge potential for startups with a B2B and industry-tech focus.
International heavyweights like SAP, BASF, Daimler and Bosch are all located in close proximity. In addition to that, the region is famous for it’s highly innovative Mittelstand (German for SME’s) and is considered one of the main drivers of Europe’s largest economy.
Up2B Market Discovery allows you to spent one week in Heidelberg and Mannheim to get a good look at the region, so you can decide if it fits your plans for international expansion.
We will welcome you in one of our startups centers and accompany you for one week.
Get a good look at potential office spaces and labs.
Join one of our workshops and learn more about the legal aspects of founding a company and doing business in Germany.
Meet local experts and corporates at one of our networking events.
Pitch your idea to local investors and find your first German customers at our Demo Day Event.
And after all the work is done, get a good sip of tasty German beer with us! We will show you around so you can get to know the region, our culture and lifestyle.
Decide for yourself – but we strongly believe this is a great place to life and to do business!
When people hear about startups in Germany they instantly think of Berlin. Join Up2B Market Discovery and find out that we have much more to offer!
Visit the sunny southwest of Germany and plant the first seeds of your startups’ future growth.
By the way – our program is free of charge. You only have to take over the costs for travel and accommodation.
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