Startup Events Ruhr 2018-05-26T13:07:34+00:00

Startup Events Ruhr

The Ruhr area is one of the upcoming startup regions in Germany. Ruhr region is composed of a conglomerate of 53 cities and offers young, innovative companies excellent conditions. The area is in fact well connected and hosts a multitude of universities and research institutions. The proximity to the old German industrial heart and the strong middle class, together with its enormous market of more than five million people make the Rurh area a really attractive hub for entrepreneurs and startups. The Ruhr Metropolis should not yet be call the German Startup Valley. But they sure are working on it! 

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Startup scene Ruhr

The Ruhr area and North Rhine-Westphalia as a whole are a very dynamic region with high density of college graduated young people. In addition, the costs for staff and rent are significantly lower than in other hubs in Germany. This mix of competence and low cost structure is very attractive for young people and therefore for startups too. 

The most important Startup Events in Ruhr

“RuhrSummit combines conference incl. international TOP-Speaker, Match-Making between Startups and Investors / Corporates and a Pitch-Competition. In combination with the Sub-Events ImpactSummit (for Social Entrepreneurs) and InternationalSummit (for global Entrepreneurs) it’s an event accelerating far beyond Ruhr region.” – Read more

“Fuckup Nights is a global movement born in 2012 in Mexico to publicly share the failure of StartUps. At each event, hundreds of people participate to listen to 3 to 5 successful entrepreneurs as they talk about their own failure. Each speaker has 7 minutes and can use up to 10 pictures to tell his story. After each speaker, there is a question / answer session, as well as time to network.” – Read more

“Would you like to develop innovative business ideas for the energy industry and get to know the basics for developing new business ideas? You are interested in the Lean Startup method and like to meet new people? Then join us and develop an innovative business idea for four weeks. You work in small teams and test your ideas online or offline directly on the street with the customer of tomorrow. You do not have a specific idea that you would like to put on the street? We help you find the ultimate idea with a variety of creativity techniques.” – Read more

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