Innovation Scouting & Sourcing

Your benefits:

  • You increase your speed of innovation.
  • You save your own resources.
  • You limit your risk.
  • You can discover emerging industry trends.
  • You can discover unique talents with new competencies.
  • You can rely on professional services for startup scouting, sourcing, and qualifying.
  • You interact with pre-briefed startups.
  • You expand your innovation network.

Current Opportunities for Startups

traffiX + logistiX

traffiX + logistiX Innovation Award 2019

The traffiX + logistiX Innovation Award 2019 honors the one startup which will replace todays traffic and logistic by providing groundbreaking technological innovation.
Therefore, we are looking for startups which are able to satisfy user demands better by either working more efficient, by offering a more environmentally friendly solution and a higher monetary value to the customer. It´s up to you if it is operating on the road, on rails, at sea, in the air or in space.

Application Deadline: Marc 24, 2019

Former Opportunities for Startups



The six companies Festo, Kärcher, SICK, SEW-EURODRIVE, TRUMPF and Carl Zeiss are joining forces to reach out to the best startups worldwide. Their goal: Optimizing their HR and Procurement Processes using outstanding technologies. You think your startup will change the future in one of our focus areas? Then proof your service or product and get in touch with six potential costumers.

Application Deadline: January 20, 2019

Brose Technology Partnering

Realize your ideas and solutions at Brose. The family-owned company continues to set standards with innovative mechatronic systems and components. That is why they are always looking for new solutions that increase driving comfort, safety and efficiency.

Application Deadline: October 14, 2018

BSH InnoSlam 2018

Your company already offers innovative solutions for the kitchen and home of the future? Or you want to break new ground by conquering the home appliances market alongside a strong corporate partner? BSH Home Appliances Group is offering the most promising start-ups a platform to set a collaboration with Europe’s largest manufacturer of home appliance.

Application Deadline: October 10, 2018


If you are part of a startup that offers a solution in the field of Industry 4.0 and you are looking for the opportunity to prove and/or further develop your technology or solution in a 3-month supported and mentored pilot project, then this could be the start of something big.

Application Deadline: September 2, 2018

Schaeffler Venture Forum 2018

Become a significant part of the New Mobility Paradigm – Start your valuable collaboration with Schaeffler!

Application Deadline: June 10, 2018


Audi Technology Partnering

Audi Electronics Venture, a fully owned Audi subsidiary, and its affiliated companies are looking for partnering with highly ambitious innovation providers that aim at starting a collaboration with the AEV family and becoming a relevant player in the automotive industry worldwide.

Application Deadline: June 10, 2018

Rheinmetall Automotive Venture Forum 2018

Submissions for the Rheinmetall Automotive Venture Forum, adressing startups that deliver innovative solutions answering future mobility challenges, are now open!

Application Deadline: April 29, 2018

We are proud of excellent references

Ernst & Young GmbH

This format is really the best there is in Germany. Congratulations to the Munich Network!
Prof. Dietmar Harhoff, Ph.D., Managing Director of Max-Planck Institute for Innovation und Competition, Honorary Professor at the University of Munich

For detailed information please call
Katharina +49-89-630253-42