Founding and Innovation Center of the University of Oldenburg
The Founding and Innovation Center of the University of Oldenburg (GIZ) is a central contact point for employees from universities all over north-western Germany, who are interested in starting their own business. It offers professional advice, coaching and further qualification opportunities to help them on their way toward their own start-up. The Founding and Innovation Center strengthens the University of Oldenburg's commitment to develop a culture of entrepreneurial independence that is firmly anchored within the university's organization. The aim is to become a business start-up center for students and scientists throughout Europe and to further assist the economic structural changes in northern Germany.
In 2011, the University of Oldenburg participated in the “EXIST-Gründungskultur - Die Gründerhochschule” competition, which is organized by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi) and co-financed by the European Social Fund (ESF). As a result, the University of Oldenburg was honored as one of the three best universities for business start-ups in Germany. This success allows the University of Oldenburg not only to further develop its previous work in supporting and promoting start-ups, but also to exude a vibrant culture of creativity and entrepreneurial independence throughout the university and surrounding region.
Managing Director GIZ
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14. September 2018
09:00 - 17:00
Geistreich Gründen - Intensiv-Workshop (Oldenburg School 2018)
- Geisteswissenschaftlich studiert/promoviert und dann gründen? Klar geht das – sehr gut sogar!Im...
26. September 2018
18:00 - 22:00
- Am 26. September 2018 findet die 4. Prototypenparty in Oldenburg statt. Gründerinnen und Gründer...
24. October 2018
18:30 - 22:00
Zukunft[s]unternehmen Nordwest: Nachhaltigkeit und Innovation
- Das drittte Zukunft[s]unternehmen widmet sich unter dem Thema Nachhaltigkeit und Innovation der...