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Hamburg wants to further expand its position as a centre of innovation and is taking part in the nationwide ‘Startup Factory’ lighthouse competition. With the formation of a strong consortium and the successful application for the next round, the support...

Verena Pausder, Chairwoman of the Startup Association, has clear words on the European elections: More Europe is necessary, but without additional bureaucracy. She described the high proportion of votes in favour of populist parties as absolutely terrifying: ‘This shows the...

Budding founder Flynn Herbst and his team are still in the early stages with their AI-based energy management start-up. They do not yet have a product name, a logo or a corporate identity (CI). Since May, the still nameless company...

The startup plancraft has received 12 million euros in a Series A financing round. The round was led by Creandum, which also supports Bolt, Klarna and Spotify. plancraft plans to drive digitalisation in the skilled trades and expand beyond the...

At the ‘Start-up Pitch’ event with the Wirtschaftsverein für den Hamburger Süden e.V., six promising start-up teams presented their innovative ideas at the premises of Tutech Innovation GmbH in Harburg. The event attracted numerous interested parties and provided a valuable...

The Hamburg Innovation Awards (HHIA) are entering the next round and will once again provide an outstanding platform for innovative start-ups, companies and founding teams on 12 September 2024. Nils Neumann from Hamburg Innovation organises the awards, which celebrate the...

The Startup Port Lounge opened its doors to a key topic in the start-up scene: building resilient teams. It was an event full of insights into the dynamic world of startups, focussing on the importance of adaptability, corporate culture and...

The start-up vilisto has increased its turnover by 200 per cent from 2022 to 2023 and is planning an eight-figure turnover for 2024. The company, which emerged from Hamburg University of Technology, develops AI-supported energy-saving solutions for non-residential buildings and...