Managing Director, Humboldt-Innovation GmbH
Volker Hofmann is managing director of Humboldt-Innovation GmbH, the company and knowledge and technology transfer office of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Prior to that he was responsible for the startup support unit of the university and has worked for an Asian-based consultancy. The Berlin-born alumnus of the HU holds a degree in business administration.
German Universities support students, graduates, scientists and startups with a variety of non-refundable grants in order to strengthens the startup eco-system. Examples of those grants are the EXIST Gründerstipendium, where applicants receive up to 145.000 EUR for one year (plus free consultancy, training and office/lab space), the Berlin University Startup Factory scholarship with up to […]
A Welcome Adress by Florian Nöll, Chairmen of the Bord of the German Startups Association, Teodor Sedlarski, the bulgarian Minister of Economy and a representative from our hosts, the Humboldt University Berlin. Related