Joining EIC Innovators’ Summit? Hop on a Berlin Hot Pot Tour!

Berlin is one of Europe’s most exciting innovation hubs with its international innovation ecosystem and vibrant start-up scene. The EIC Innovators’ Summit gives tribute to its host Berlin’s innovativeness by proposing you four different Tours to get to know the local start-ups, it’s internationally-minded investors and accelerators, it’s most renowned tech universities and innovation centers.  


The EIC Innovators’ Summit will kick off in Berlin, Germany, on 10 and 11 of September. The event will gather over 600 Europe’s next generation of business leaders and investors funded by the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot, who will be joined by investors, big corporates, business coaches and lots more. There will be lots to do and see and many peopel to meet so a great way to start your event is to join a Berlin Hot Pot Tour to get to better know the Berlin start-up scene and be sure not to miss what the city has to offer. The tours are organised with our experienced innovation experts Berlin Partner for Business and Technology and the Enterprise Europe Network Berlin-Brandenburg.


We propose four different tours:


The Berlin Mobility Tour (09.00-13.00 h)

This tour will guide you to Berlin’s city district of the future – the EUREF Campus – where energy efficiency and high-end sensor technologies bring up the integrated mobility and energy systems of the mobility future. Visit the Innovation Center for Mobility and Societal Change (InnoZ) on future trends of mobility, learn about state of the art charging infrastructure by ebee Smart Technologies and visit the nearby Südkreuz Railway Station of the Future on connected mobility and energy.


The Berlin Start-up Tour (09.00-13.00 h)

To innovate and grow, Berlin start-ups are thriving with co-working and shared business models. Visit some of Berlin’s most vibrant the hot(s)pots in Mitte and Kreuzberg and get to know some of the resident start-ups. Alongside the start-up community, accelerators and matchmakers play a key role in Berlin’s innovation cuisine. Meet one of the leading company accelerator – DB Mindbox by Deutsche Bahn, Cube, the Global matchmaking network for deep-tech Start-ups & corporates, and the co-working space and international start-up hub The Place.


The Berlin Financial Tour (09.00-13.00 h)

Innovators need financial services in all phases of their company’s life cycle, to transfer ideas into new products and services. In Berlin, the financial sector grows as well, coming up with tailor-made instruments from FinTechs according to the need of big corporates, SMEs, or start-ups. This tour takes you to the top-level venture capital investors WestTech Ventures and Investitionsbank Berlin (IBB), as well as to the new FinTech Company Builder FinLeap, the maker of the new FinTech Hub Berlin H:32.


The Berlin Entrepreneurship Tour (09.00-13.00 h)

Where does Entrepreneurship come from? In Berlin, a good portion of it grows in the founders and entrepreneurship centers of its universities where academia is in close contact with start-ups, feeding them with inspiration for high-tech products and solutions of the future. This tour will guide you through The Center for Entrepreneurship of the Technical University of Berlin, as well as to The School of Entrepreneurship (E-School) of the internationally renowned Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) where all HPI entrepreneurship activities are bundled.


Read more details on the EIC Innovators’ Summit website.


How to join?

First register to the event if you haven’t done so yet. The EIC Innovators’ Summit is an invitation-only event so check your mailbox for your invitations with all the details to participate. If you haven’t received an invitation and would like to join, contact us we’ll see how we can accomodate you.


Once registered Book your Tour in the event App! Places are limited so don’t wait too long.