About
StartUp AsiaBerlin

The German-Asian startup platform StartUp AsiaBerlin is a project established by Berlin’s Ministry of Economic Affairs in collaboration with the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. It is supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

Organizers

Berlin’s Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises sets the framework for entrepreneurial activities. Furthermore, it enhances the innovative strength and export power of Berlin based companies.

GIZ is a public-benefit federal enterprise and supports the German Government as well as many public and private sector clients in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment, energy and the environment, and peace and security. As a service provider with worldwide operations in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development, GIZ works together with its partners to develop effective solutions that offer people better prospects and sustainably improve their living conditions.

BMZ is a cabinet-level ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany. The Ministry works to encourage economic development within Germany and in other countries through international cooperation and partnerships. It cooperates with international organizations involved in development such as the United Nations or the International Monetary Fund.

Partners

Impact Hub Manila is where change goes to work. Part innovation lab, part business incubator, and part community center, it offers its members a unique ecosystem of resources, inspiration, and collaboration opportunities to grow impact. Specifically in Manila, Impact Hub envisions an enabled entrepreneurial sector that is committed to creating sustainable enterprises, jobs and opportunities resulting in poverty alleviation in the Philippines.

The Indo-German Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that serves as a significant catalyst for the promotion of trade and industrial relations between India and Germany. Since 60 years, it offers numerous services such as Business Partner Searches, Company Formations, Legal Advice, HR Recruitment, Marketing and Branding, Trade Fairs, Information and Knowledge-Exchange through various Publications, Delegations and Events, and Training.

HYVE is a pioneer in open innovation, co-creation and community-based research since 2000. We believe in the creative capacity of consumers and users in general. Therefore, our philosophy is to co-develop new products and services very close to and with consumers. We co-create innovation with online communities, lead users, consumers or suppliers and thus, invent new products, services and business models.

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