1 WEEKEND. 6 REAL INDUSTRY PROBLEMS. 5.000€ FOR THE WINNERS.

Show the global Player of German Mittelstand what you got.
48 hours to validate a business case. Take the 5.000€ and launch your Rocket Mittelstand Venture. Apply now and be part of a mind blowing weekend!

29.06. – 01.07.2018 | BIELEFELD

BUILD YOUR STARTUP BASED ON REAL INDUSTRY PROBLEMS.


APPLY

Apply for a challenge and take the chance to co-work with experts from world leading corporates on an online platform.

Be part of it and face the challenge!


PITCH

Together, you and your team establish a unique solution and prove that you have what it takes to found a thriving startup.

So what are you waiting for?
Create something big.


START UP

What next? Improve your skills with the help and support of the Founders Foundation network. Our experts and the companies will support you to implement your idea.

Ready to change the world?

  • You are an entrepreneur
  • You want to build your own startup
  • You are an expert in your area of expertise

Take the chance and build your startup based on real industry problems.

APPLY FOR HACK


VOICES

Peter Hübinger
"Events wie der Hackathon der Founders Foundation stellen auch für Miele eine besondere Chance dar."

Peter Hübinger
Leiter "SMART HOME"
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Robert Lacher
"Ich sehe im Jahr viele Pitches, aber dieser Hack gehörte zu den Top-Events"

Robert Lacher
Gründer
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Thomas Böck
„Der Hackathon wird unsere Ideen und Vorstellungen wunderbar befruchten.“

Thomas Böck
Konzernleitung
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Winfried Kramolisch
„Der Founders Hack bietet eine innovative Chance, Zukunftsherausforderungen in einem Großkonzern anzugehen.“

Winfried Kramolisch
Head of IT Governance Office
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THATS THE FOUNDERS HACK

At the Founders Hack young entrepreneurs from all over Germany come together to work on real „pain points“ of our highly hidden champions.


WHY HINTERLAND

Bielefeld is known as the capital of German Mittelstand and also the center of the IOT evolution.
With global players such as Bertelsmann, Miele, Dr. Oetker, Melitta, Gerry Weber, Schüco and Claas, OWL ist THE „Industry 4.0“ hotspot of Germany – and home of many successful entrepreneurs!


60
TALENTS
6
INDUSTRY PROBLEMS
12
TEAMS
1
WEEKEND

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