Startup Portfolio

Over 130 companies have already been founded with the support of Humboldt-Innovation. Our startup portfolio reflects the broad research landscape of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the innovation potential of the German capital city. Here you will find an overview of all the start-ups we have supported so far.


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Florian Grüning
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Company name Department / Institute Founded in Mentor
Seedtrace Computer Science 2020 Prof. Scheuermann
EDDA GbR Computer Science 2019 Prof. Pinkwart
Queen of the Neighborhood GmbH Social Sciences 2019 Prof. Lohr
Fritzi PFA UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Computer Science 2019 Prof. Kehrer
Luksit GmbH & Co. KG Life Science 2019 Prof. Ziegler
elena international GmbH Physics 2019 Prof. Kurths
IDEASEIN UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Rehabilitation Sciences 2019 Prof. Wahl
A-Z Bildungszeit GmbH Educational Sciences 2019 Prof. Alke
INHUBBER UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Economics 2019 Prof. Lessmann
Algofaktur GmbH Computer Science 2019 Prof. Meffert
Belyntic GmbH Chemistry 2018 Prof. Seitz
Botanicly GmbH Urban Ecophysiology 2018 Prof. Ulrichs
Scaneca UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Computer Science 2018 Prof. Reulke
VINS 3D GmbH Computer Science 2018
Spreadgood gemeinnützige UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Computer Science 2018 Prof. Wiedlich
Tech InnoSphere GmbH Biology 2018
Mind Intelligence UG (haftungsbeschränkt) Computer Science 2017 Prof. Pinkwart
BOUTIQ GmbH Marketing 2017 Prof. Klapper
GreenAdapt Gesellschaft für Klimaanpassung GmbH Geography 2017 Prof. Endlicher
EKOR Tech GmbH Computer Science 2017 Prof. Scheuermann
Surfhero UG 2017
betterbackpacking UG (haftungsbeschränkt) 2017
The ROC Institute Psychology 2016
Sentientic GmbH Computer Science 2016 Prof. Lessmann
Startup Programm

Humboldt Startup Programme

In the Prepare, Launch and Grow phases, the Humboldt Startup Programme enables the successful realisation of the start-up idea with the support of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.



Our start-up courses for Bachelor's, Master's and researchers provide the tools for entering the start-up world - including credit points.


Startup Incubators

Our startup incubators in Mitte and Adlershof offer the necessary infrastructure and exchange platform for successful company development.

Coaching & Mentoring

Consulting, Mentoring & Coaching

External expertise and experience are essential for a successful startup.Our startup consultants and our entire network of coaches and academic mentors are available for this purpose.


Funding & Financing

Within the framework of the Humboldt Startup Programme, the Prepare Phase, the Launch Phase including the Berlin Startup Grant and EXIST, offers attractive sponsorships for all start-up phases*. We also support funded startups in securing follow-up financing.

Alumni Nwetzwerk

Alumni Network