THE ELEMENTS

HIGHLIGHTS

  • APPLY NOW
    Pitch your idea in front of an amazing crowd!

    You’ve come to the right place if you want to challenge your idea in front of a renowned jury at the IDEA CHALLENGE – take the chance to become a highlight of EBSpreneurship Forum yourself and bring home amazing prices!

    All you have to do is buy a ticket for this year’s Forum and send your application (short presentation of yourself and your idea) here:

  • MORE DETAILS
    Attention all Developers, Designers and Visionaries!

    In cooperation with Merkurist, we will be hosting a Hackathon and give 45 participants the chance to present their ideas and visions for the future and compete in our Fin-Tec and Media-Tec Challenge.

    Team up with your best Visionary, Developer and Designer, astonish the jury of Founders and Investors and win either the Fin-Tec or Media-Tec Challenge or a price for the Best Idea!

  • YOUR TICKET
    Network is key – especially when starting a company.

    The atmosphere at EBSpreneurship Forum and the Rheingau Valley make for a unique setting to lay solid grounds for thriving partnerships.

    Surrounded by successful entrepreneurs, people who’ve built a prosperous business, and Investors willing to take the risk and fund promising ideas, hoping to find the next unicorn, you will definitely meet inspiring personalities.

SPEAKERS

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SPEAKERS 2016
SPEAKERS 2017
  • Executive Director,
    Institute of Masters of SEO

    OFER AKERMANN
  • Principal,
    HV Holtzbrinck Ventures

    Nawid Ali-Abbassi
  • CEO & Co-Founder,
    Smava

    ALEXANDER ARTOPÉ
  • Founder & CEO,
    OptioPay Group

    Marcus Borner
  • VP Strategy & Special Operations.
    Coya

    Max Bachem
  • Founder & Member of the Board,
    Bundesverband Deutsche Startups

    THOMAS BACHEM
  • CTO,
    HRS Innovation HUB

    MARTIN BIERMANN
  • Founder & Executive Director,
    The Naga Group AG

    Benjamin Bilski
  • CEO DACH & Nordics,
    Dropbox

    OLIVER BLUEHER
  • Vice President,
    Wunder Carpool

    Christian Borowski
  • Senior Manager International Business Development,
    ProSiebenSat.1

    SOFIA BOZOUKOVA
  • Founding Partner,
    Earlybird Ventures

    DR. HENDRIK BRANDIS
  • Manager,
    Deloitte Consulting GmbH

    Oliver Bruemmer
  • CFO,
    Bitbond

    Moritz Cremer
  • Founding Partner,
    Cherry Ventures

    FILIP DAMES
  • Managing Partner,
    Digital Capital Advisors Europe

    Patrice Deckert
  • Business Angel & Founder,
    Kreditech

    SEBASTIAN DIEMER
  • Founding Investor,
    Digitalkasten

    Sebastian Diemer
  • Founder & Managing Partner,
    Cavalry Ventures

    ROUVEN DRESSELHAUS
  • Co-Founder & COO,
    Jobspotting GmbH

    Robin Eric Haak
  • Head of Venture Development,
    VC/O – Viessmann Group

    Florian Fehr
  • Partner,
    Richmond View Ventures

    Frederick Fleck
  • Founding Partner,
    Target Partners

    DR. BERTHOLD VON FREYBERG
  • Co-Founder,
    Freachly

    Mario Geiß
  • CEO & Founder,
    Lieferando

    JOERG GERBIG
  • CEO & Founder,
    Shop.co

    JAY HABIB
  • Founder & Managing Partner,
    Rheingau Founders

    KAI HANSEN
  • CEO,
    Dr. Severin

    Peter Hart
  • Founder & Managing Partner,
    Rheingau Founders

    PHILIPP HARTMANN
  • Founder & CEO,
    FinCompare GmbH

    Stephan Heller
  • Co-Founder & COO,
    Kale&Me

    ANNEMARIE HEYL
  • Founder & Managing Director,
    building10

    Daniel Höpfner
  • Executive Director,
    Pallas Capital

    GERALD HÖRHAN
  • Founder & Managing Partner,
    Rheingau Founders

    DR. TOBIAS JOHANN
  • Managing Partner,
    One Peak Partners

    DAVID KLEIN
  • General Executive Manager,
    MackMedia

    STEFFEN KOTTKAMP
  • Managing Director,
    FFG

    Andreas Kupke
  • Co-Founder & Managing Director,
    Emma Matratzen GmbH

    Max Laarmann
  • La Famiglia VC,
    Founder

    Robert Lacher
  • Founder & CEO,
    Fraugster

    Max Laemmle
  • CEO & Founder,
    Digitalkasten

    Leo Laun
  • Founder & Managing Director,
    tab-GmbH

    Matthias Lesch
  • President & CEO,
    BMB & Gianfranco Lotti

    Franco Lucá
  • Founder & CEO,
    Escaleto

    DR. JOHANNES METZLER
  • Investment Executive in Private Equity KKR

    SOHEIL MIRPOUR
  • Partner,
    Earlybird

    Christian Nagel
  • Founder & CEO.
    Scalable Capital

    ERIK PODZUWEIT
  • Director – Accounting & Financial Reporting Daimler Trucks,
    Daimler AG

    Peter Rödder
  • CEO,
    Move24

    ANTON RUMMEL
  • Analyst,
    Earlybird Venture Capital

    Julius Rüßmann
  • General Partner,
    Holtzbrinck Ventures

    DR. CHRISTIAN SALLER
  • Co-founder,
    Bettzeit GmbH

    Dr. Dennis Schmoltzi
  • Director,
    Global Founders Fund

    CHRISTIAN SCHRÖDER
  • Investment Manager,
    HTGF

    Tobias Schulz
  • Founder & Managing Director,
    FlixBus

    ANDRÉ SCHWÄMMLEIN
  • Founder & CEO,
    Coya AG

    Andrew Shaw
  • FinTech Thought Leader/Author,
    IBM Industry Academy

    Paolo Sironi
  • The Pitch Doctor

    CHRISTOPH SOLLICH
  • Head of Global Sales,
    unu GmbH

    Philipp Stegmann
  • Managing Partner,
    Elephant & Castle Capital GmbH

    Gerrit Stehle
  • CSO & CIO; Chairman of Management Board,
    METRO Cash & Carry Germany

    THOMAS STORCK
  • Founder & CEO,
    Free2Move

    Michel Stumpe
  • CFO & Co-Founder,
    N26

    MAXIMILIAN TAYENTHAL
  • Co-Founder & CEO,
    Setting HQ UG

    Johnathan Teh
  • Managing Partner,
    ACXIT Capital Partners

    ANDREAS THUEMMLER
  • Founder & Board Member,
    Windeln.de

    KONSTANTIN URBAN
  • Driver Berlin,
    Le Wagon

    Philipp von Hammerstein
  • Director Innovation Community,
    METRO

    Andreas Wuerfel

PARTNERS

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Bronze
  • Accelerator Frankfurt
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  • Amazon
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  • Atlantic Food Labs
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  • b10
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  • CAVALRY VENTURES
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  • CHERRY
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  • Daimler
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  • DCA Europe
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  • Deloitte
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  • Emma
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  • HRS
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  • humanoo
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  • Madison
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  • Merkurist
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  • METRO
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  • OSBORNE CLARKE
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  • ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE
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  • RHEINGAU FOUNDERS
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  • Smart Recruiters
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  • TAB
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SPONSORS

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Event
Media
  • Berlin Valley
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  • Enorm Magazin
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  • Firma.de
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  • Fitvia
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  • Foodspring
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  • Freixenet
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  • Für Gründer
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  • GOOD Events
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  • GOOD IMPACT
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  • GOOD JOBS
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  • Gründermagnet
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  • Gründerszene Jobbörse
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  • JUNGE GRÜNDER
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  • Koawach
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  • ku.bus
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  • Lycka
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  • Marketing Börse
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  • Melitta
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  • MINTANO
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  • muu Kuchen
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  • mycouchbox
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  • Netzpiloten
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  • Rhein Main Startups
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  • selo
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  • STAATL FACHINGEN
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  • Startup Sucht
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  • Startup Valley
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  • t3n
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  • the Hundert
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  • Unternehmer.de
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  • UpGreatLife
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  • VentureCapital Magazin
    anemptytextlline
  • Warsteiner
    anemptytextlline
  • Wildcorn
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  • Yourdaily
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Investors

  • building10 is a company builder and pre seed investor that focuses on B2B startups. Our mission is to build 10 companies in this space within the next 3 years. We work closely with our companies and offer operational support in 10 Key Areas.

    building10
  • Cavalry Ventures is a partnership based in Berlin. They make early-stage investments in teams who question the status quo and think big. All of them have started and run companies for a living and they have invested in and supported many companies over the past years.

    Cavalry Ventures
  • Cherry Ventures is a Berlin-based VC fund, founded by a team of entrepreneurs with substantial experience in building fast-scaling consumer businesses. They invest in the best teams worldwide as early as possible. Their goal is to add value by supporting their venture teams in building successful and sustainable businesses.

    Cherry Ventures
  • Venture Capital is a product for entrepreneurs. Earlybird backs non-linear companies that create network effects, shorten value-chains, drive new economies or improve people’s lives. They back European companies that have a global profile, from a few hundred thousand up to $15m.

    Earlybird
  • As dealmakers in technology, GP Bullhound provides independent strategic advice on mergers and acquisitions and private placements to entrepreneurs, companies and investors.

    GP.Bullhound
  • Hanse Ventures offers a successful environment for entrepreneurial talents to realize their dream of their own internet business. Hanse Ventures allows founders to concentrate their efforts on their primary goal: The growth of their own start-up

    HANSE VENTURES
  • As one of the most successful European venture capital firms and with more than € 600m under management, HV has been supporting exceptional founders in building market-leading internet companies for over 16 years.

    Holtzbrinck Ventures
  • The HRS Innovation Hub develops new strategies and solutions to power the group portfolio of HRS with market leading and customer centric services in the accommodation and hospitality industry.

    HRS
  • Lufthansa sets off to be a leading shaper of the digital transformation in the travel industry. The Lufthansa Innovation Hub scouts and builds startups and digital companies with strong products for travel to jointly co-create innovative offers.

    Lufthansa Innovation HUB
  • One Peak is a specialist investor in exciting growth stage technology and tech-enabled companies in Europe. They partner with exceptional entrepreneurs and management teams to transform rapidly growing technology businesses into lasting, category-defining industry leaders.

    One Peak Partners
  • Rheingau Founders is a professional co-founder with a focus on building digital businesses which can actively support the founding team in the very early stages of their start-up project. They further play a very active role in the start-up’s crucial operations for the first 12-24 months after foundation.

    Rheingau Founders
  • Rocket Internet identifies, builds and invests in companies to then scale them with the goal of long-term, sustainable impact. They spot proven business models and act fast to become market leaders, paving the way for long-term profitability.

    Rocket Internet
  • Seed + Speed
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    STS Ventures concentrates all business angel activities of Cologne-based serial-entrepreneur and successful investor Stephan Schubert.

    STS Ventures
  • Target Partners invests in young technology companies in the DACH region. Through their personal commitment, a global network and their deep experience as entrepreneurs, managers and venture capital investors, they support you in building a great company.

    Target Partners

INTERACTIVE CAMPUS MAP

YOUR TICKET

  • 2 Day Event
  • Speeches and Pannels
  • Workshops
  • Networking
  • Food and Drinks
  • Accomodation
  • After Party

Get in Touch

LOCATION

EBS Schloss
Rheingaustraße 1
65375 Oestrich-Winkel
www.ebspreneurship.de

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