Entrepreneurial spirit, know-how and community

We have prepared plenty of events on start-ups and entrepreneurship for you! Get inspired, gain practical business know-how or connect with like-minded people from our university as well as stakeholders from the start-up scene.

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Upcoming events

Join our events and get theoretical and practical know-how on the topics of start-ups and entrepreneurship. We organise single events as well as multi-day workshops.

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Best Idea Cup

Take part in our business idea competition and win attractive prizes. Find out why you should participate.

Explore the Best Idea Cup

Start-up Week

Be a part of the largest nationwide campaign focused on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial spirit. The next Start-up Week will take place in November 2022. Stay up to date!

View the Start-up Week

StartGlocal Academy

Learn, what it means to become an entrepreneur. We bring your business idea and the know-how of our experts together.

Discover the Academy program

Past events

We already offered plenty of events and workshops to support your start-up founding process. Check what we have done in the past!

View our past events

Etiquette at our events

Your registration is binding

Many of our events have a limited number of participants. If you are unable to attend an event, you can easily cancel your registration via the button in your registration e-mail and free your place for someone on the waiting list.

Pictures, screenshots and recordings of the event

We hereby inform you that pictures, screenshots and recordings will be made during our events. These photos and screenshots can be published on StartGlocal's and Rhine-Waal University's social media channels and/or used for public relations purposes. They will not be used for commercial purposes.

Be on time

Please show respect to other event participants and join the event on time. If you are not able to join on time, please let us know in advance.


Please read the netiquette of Rhine-Waal University for online workshops.