We use innovative processes and methods to network start-ups, researchers and students with industry.

We tap unused potential and create added value for companies, universities and the digital generation.

Our services

With Innovation Challenges we bring together companies, students, start-ups and universities on our online platform. In this way, we jointly meet the economic and social challenges of the (digital) future.

For companies

Start your individual project

Initiating the innovation process

For companies

Integrate challenges into your lecture

Become a cooperation partner

For students

Develop your knowledge in real innovation projects

develop knowledge

For startups

Driving innovation with large companies

drive innovation

Design your individual innovation platform

Benefit from the experience of more than 30 digital innovation projects. We develop your own innovation platform for you – powered by ekipa – and enable you to digitally map both internal and external projects.
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Current innovation formats

Innovative Solutions against Indoor Air Pollutants

Innovative Solutions against Indoor Air Pollutants

Students, Researchers, Startups, tesa, Innovative Solutions against Indoor Air Pollutants

Deutschland 4.0

Deutschland 4.0

Students, Researchers, Startups, Digitization, Use Cases

ServiceCenter @ health insurance

ServiceCenter @ health insurance

Students, Researchers, Startups, long-chain polyamides, Tracks

Working together with ekipa was a unique experience and a new way to reach out to a lot of curious minds from various faculties.

Combining the best of both worlds can generate valuable new business opportunities for large corporates but also open a lot of doors for creative and motivated talents.”

Tobias WeitzelHead of Operations at Merck Innovation Center

We love challenges. ekipa made it possible for us to compete against 150 international
Startups at the Deutsche Bahn Challenge.

We won 25.000 EUR project budget and a 100 day
Proof of Concept with DBmindbox!

Levent ValenteWinner “Digital Customer Experience”- Challenge


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