Your chance to take your startup to the next level.

Drive Innovations now

We offer you, the innovation drivers of our society, the opportunity to develop the potential of your start-up together with large companies and organizations and to grow together.

With our innovation formats, you drive innovation with your start-up.

Based on your product or service you solve real challenges and problems together with large companies.

Not only will you get in touch with potential partners or customers, but you will also gain access to award-winning incubation and accelerator programs and no equity financing if the clients want to work with you.

  • enter into cooperations
  • win major customers
  • extend range
  •  5.000 – 100.000 €
    prize money
  • IT equipment
  • Inkubation & Accelerator

Participate in just three steps

Register on the ekipa platform
in only a few minutes

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Select suitable Challenge
for you Startup

Current Innovation Formats

Shaping Innovations
with your startup

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We love challenges. ekipa made it possible for us to compete against 150 international
Startups at the Deutsche Bahn Challenge. We won 25k EUR project budget and a 100 day
Proof of Concept with DBmindbox!

Levent ValenteFounder of Sphira GmbH, Winner “Digital Customer Experience”- Challenge

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Digital Future Challenge 2021

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