Startup Stories

WeDart: Input medium dart board digitised and networked

The start-up WeDart develops new ways to improve the game of darts. The system displays the exact hit point of the dart, creates statistics, guides…

COLIPI: Sustainable palm oil alternative through fermentation

The production of palm oil threatens our climate: over nine million hectares of rainforest around the equator have already been cleared for it. This…

Jondi & Moon: Sustainable waste reduction as a business idea

Jovanka Backhus and Randi Kittlitz studied social economics with a focus on business administration and finance at the University of Hamburg. The…

TXproducts: WaveGate accelerates experiments and reduces costs

Light travels a distance seven times around the equator in one second. With its business idea WaveGate, the start-up TXproducts, founded in April…

neurodactics: Inclusive learning app Mambio helps learn arithmetic

Dr Torben Rieckmann, Jonas Vierth and Christopher Hof want to develop digital learning materials that are equally suitable and scientifically sound…

repath: Insights from climate science help companies identify climate risks

The start-up repath from the University of Hamburg uses findings from climate science to enable companies to identify their global supply chains and…

Suena: Optimisation software for energy storage and renewable energies

Suena offers an innovative, cloud-based optimisation software with which the operation of energy plants can be continuously optimised…

FactoryPuls: Catapulting factories into Industry 4.0

Digitising complex and often aging factories and making them smart. This and nothing less is what the start-up FactoryPuls from HAW Hamburg wants to…

Vulvani: The startup aims to empower people through entertaining education and create inclusive societies

"The history of menstruation is a history full of misunderstandings", this sentence comes from a sensational tampon commercial in 1994, a statement…

KONVOI: Innovative against cargo theft

Every year, goods worth around 1.3 billion euros are stolen from just under 26,000 trucks in German road freight transport. Delivery delays, repair…