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Investor Days Thuringia

Networking
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Thuringia Investor Days are held once a year, bringing start-ups and investors together. The aim of the event is to highlight new innovations, create new collaborations, and generate the best possible deal flow. Last year the Pitch Stage platformed as many as 36 start-ups and scale-ups.

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Analytica / Finance Days

Networking
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Thuringia Investor Days are held once a year, bringing start-ups and investors together. The aim of the event is to highlight new innovations, create new collaborations, and generate the best possible deal flow. Last year the Pitch Stage platformed as many as 36 start-ups and scale-ups.

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Bits & Pretzels Healthtech

Networking
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Bits & Pretzels HealthTech puts the spotlight on start-ups. It’s a gathering of the best founders and investors; healthcare providers; medtech, pharma, and insurance executives; tech giants, and policy makers. The goal is to work together to shape the future of healthcare.

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Networking
meet us @ Investor Days

Thuringia Investor Days are held once a year, bringing start-ups and investors together. The aim of the event is to highlight new innovations, create new collaborations, and generate the best possible deal flow. Last year the Pitch Stage platformed as many as 36 start-ups and scale-ups.

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Life Science Day in Lower Saxony

Networking
Life Science Day in Lower Saxony

Over the past seven years, Life Science Day in Lower Saxony has become the unmissable event where people in the life science sector from the around the state get together, and many guests from further afield are welcomed as well.

“Life Sciences in Lower Saxony – BioRegioN” is sponsored by the state of Lower Saxony, providing a central point of contact for life sciences in the region. This is where representatives from the worlds of science, business, and politics meet up with the aim of bringing the great potential of excellent research rapidly to market, promoting industry locations, and reinforcing Lower Saxony’s position for the long term.

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Bits & Pretzels

Networking
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Bits & Pretzels is a three-day conference for folks who have founded start-ups and those who would like to, held in Munich between mid-September and early October. Speakers in past years have included both national and international founders and investors. This is primarily a networking event, with additional focal points on promoting Munich as a location for international start-up activity and bolstering the position of start-ups throughout Germany.

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Deutsche Biotechnologietage

Networking
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Thuringia Investor Days are held once a year, bringing start-ups and investors together. The aim of the event is to highlight new innovations, create new collaborations, and generate the best possible deal flow. Last year the Pitch Stage platformed as many as 36 start-ups and scale-ups.

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Wildcard Challenge

1x a year

Accelerator Entrepreneurship Networking Start-up Consulting

Let’s develop your idea together!

Do you have a sound idea for a start-up? Is your idea embedded in the field of life sciences (biotechnology, medical technology, pharmaceuticals, etc.)? Do you want to develop your idea with excellent coaches and get straightforward feedback?

Then you are a perfect contestant for our Accelerator Wildcard Challenge!

Together with our partners White IP and High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), we’ll devote a day to input and feedback all about your idea. You will learn the Business Model Canvas and Roadmap approaches. We’ll work with you to develop a tailored roadmap for your upcoming challenges.

And the best part is: You may win a wildcard spot in the ELSA program!

Join us there and make the most of this opportunity! Will you be the next Life Science Unicorn? You’ll never know unless you try!

Goals and advantages of the Wildcard Challenge

What do we do at the Wildcard Challenge?

  •  Evaluate your business idea
  •  Create a business model canvas and a roadmap tailored to your idea
  •  Evaluate the innovativeness, marketability, go-to-market options, regulatory aspects, and product security options for your idea
  •  Offer input on investor meetings, as well as strategies for potential partnerships and understanding the customer base

What are your advantages?

  •  You receive free coaching from selected life science experts
  •  You are shown possible stumbling blocks at an early stage
  •  You learn to better understand your potential customers and partners
  •  You add valuable contacts to your personal network

Application procedure

Registration for the Wildcard Challenge is not open yet. If you are interested or have questions about the program, just fill out the contact form to get in touch with us. If you sign up for our newsletter, you will be informed as soon as registration for the Wildcard Challenge opens. 

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Procedure of the Wildcard Challenge

09.30 to 10.00 AM: Warm-up

Status analysis based on the Business Model Canvas for idea/technology | market | IP | financing

10.00 AM – noon: Work session

Transfer from BMC to the roadmap
1:1 session between teams & coaches

Noon – 1.00 PM: Lunch break
1.00 – 4:00 PM: Work session

Transfer from BMC to the roadmap
1:1 session between teams & coaches

4.00 – 6.00 PM: Next steps  

Determining the next steps from roadmap
1:1  session between teams & coaches

6:30 PM: Award ceremony & get-together

 

Information about the Wildcard Challenge will be published soon. Sign up for our newsletter to stay informed.

Jury 2022

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Sebastian Mähler


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Martin Stammann


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Tatjana Kasper


Organizers of the Wildcard Challenge

High-Tech Gründerfonds

HTGF is a seed investor, seeking out and financing technology start-ups that have growth potential. With a volume of around €900 million spread across three funds and an international network of partners, HTGF has accompanied more than 650 start-ups since 2005. Their team of experienced investment managers and start-up experts supports the young companies with know-how, entrepreneurial spirit, and passion. The focus is on high-tech start-ups in the fields of digital tech, industrial tech, life sciences, chemistry, and related business areas. More than €4 billion in capital has been invested in the HTGF portfolio by external investors in more than 1,800 follow-on financing rounds to date. In addition, the fund has sold shares in more than 150 companies.

The fund investors in this public-private partnership include the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Protection, KfW Capital, the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and 32 companies.

https://www.htgf.de/en/

 

white ip group

White IP Business Solutions GmbH is part of the White IP Group, alongside White IP Patent & Legal GmbH. They support pioneering companies with respect to both business management and legal matters in all aspects of innovation. From intellectual property rights (patents, trademarks, designs, etc.) to exploitation possibilities, strategies, and realization of business projects, their expertise is your advantage.

White IP can advise start-ups on their strategic orientation, protection and exploitation of their ideas, process design and even corporate transactions.

The White IP Group has a patent law firm and a management consulting company as legally independent entities, giving them the interdisciplinary expertise to partner with you in addressing questions concerning intellectual property rights and business management.

Patent law firm and management consultancy, Dresden | white ip (white-ip.com)

 

Life Science Factory

The goal of the Life Science Factory is to promote scientific progress in the life science sector and strengthen research and development of innovative technologies that have a clear application focus.

Since January 2022 we have been offering start-ups fully equipped laboratory space, including state-of-the-art equipment, in the Sartorius Quarter.

In its 3,300 m² meter facility, the new Life Science Factory is also home to innovative event and office spaces, as well as the Maker’s Factory.

Life Science Factory (lifescience-factory.com)

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Sprind podcast live on stage in göttingen

September 2023

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Live podcast with SPRIND

The renowned SPRIND Podcast of the Federal Agency for Leap Innovations for the first time live on stage

On September 06, 2023, the Life Science Factory invites innovation lovers, startup enthusiasts, and visionaries nationwide when the renowned SPRIND Podcast from the Federal Leap Innovation Agency will be recorded live on stage for the first time.

Join us for two exciting sessions interviewing two of the brightest minds of our time. Innovators with a drive to revolutionize the life sciences industry will share first-hand with the audience how their inventions are advancing humanity and how they are overcoming obstacles and taking innovative approaches on the startup journey. After the podcast recordings, we invite you to join us for networking. Over snacks and drinks, you can interact with other participants and guests of the Innovation Ecosystem. We look forward to an engaged and inspiring audience!

? Event

SPRIND Live Podcast
September 06, 2023 starting at 4:30 p.m.
Shed Roof Hall
Annastrasse 29
37075 Goettingen

?️ Format

The SPRIND Podcast serves as a platform to discuss breakthrough innovations, new technologies and forward-thinking ideas.

2x 30 minute live interviews will take place on stage followed by an interactive Q&A session for your questions from the audience.

Our podcast guests are Amelie Reigl from Tiger Shark Science and Prof. Wolfram-Hubertus Zimmermann from the University Medical Center Göttingen. They will be interviewed by host and journalist Dr. Thomas Ramge.

? Registration

First come, first serve – register with just two clicks and secure your place in the audience!

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Speakers

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Dr. Thomas Ramge

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Amelie Reigl

Co Founder Tiger Shark Science

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Prof. Wolfram-Hubertus Zimmermann

University Medical Center Göttingen and Serial Entrepreneur

Schedule

16:00 - 16:30

Admission

Welcome to the live podcast event of SPRIND in cooperation with the Life Science Factory in Göttingen!
16:30 - 17:00

Live Podcast with Amelie Reigl

Co Founder Tiger Shark Science
17:00 - 17:15

Q&A Session

In the interactive Q&A session you can ask the speakers live questions..
17:15 - 17:45

Live Podcast with Prof. Wolfram-Hubertus Zimmermann

Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology University Medical Center Göttingen and Serial Entrepreneur
17:45 - 18:00

Q&A Session

In the interactive Q&A session you can ask the speakers live questions.
Afterwards

Get Together

You can exchange ideas with the other participants over snacks and drinks.

Contact

Irina Reimer

Venture Director

irina@lifescience-factory.com
+491757934152

Lisa Millies

Marketing

lisa.millies@sprind.org
+4915153391377

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