XPRENEURS is designed for high-tech entrepreneurs
With a laser focus on product market fit, XPRENEURS teams develop solutions in the following fields:
- Smart City
- Industry 4.0 / IoT / Smart Enterprise
- B2B Software & Hardware
- Medical Technology
We are keen to work with early-stage startups with a strong high-tech focus! Technologies of particular interest are Software and Hardware, Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Robotics, 3D Printing, and others.
Join the next XPRENEURS batch and boost the development of your startup!
Here is what we offer and it all comes free of charge:
- Direct access to decision makers in some of the largest German Fortune 500 companies
- Mentorship by a group of Germany‘s and Europe‘s most successful tech entrepreneurs
- Access to ‘MakerSpace’, Europe's largest publicly accessible high-tech workshop
- Prototyping grants of up to 15,000 EUR per team
- Office space in Munich‘s most elegant high-rise, the IBM Watson IoT Center and at UnternehmerTUM, Europe´s leading center for innovation and business creation
The 3-month program is characterised by the following components, all geared to your team‘s stage of development and needs. Towards the end of the XPRENEURS program you will be ready to enter the market.
- Intense review and development of your business model
- Weekly 1:1 sessions with the XPRENEURS program team
- Ongoing exchange with other founders participating in the program
Embrace the Entrepreneurial Spirit
- Matched personal companion supporting your journey
- Companions bring in specific industry know-how and networks
- Individual mentorship during and after the XPRENEURS program
Benefit from your Companion
- Bi-weekly founder insights provided by experienced entrepreneurs
- Insights on Sales, Marketing, Operations, Finance, Team etc.
- Experience only - 100% actionable
Learn from Experience
- Intensive pitch and presentation training
- Making your business understandable for anyone – easy as 123
- Getting you prepared for the Demo Day where you will meet with potential customers and investors
Get your Pitch
XPRENEURS is an open yet very selective program. Applications are ranked and teams subsequently selected based on three main criteria:
- Fit with XPRENEURS program topics and technologies
- Team completeness and commitment to full-time program participation
- Innovativeness, potential scalability and market readiness of product
Teams are selected and admitted by an expert program jury.
Join XPRENEURS as a supporter or industry partner
We offer you a unique opportunity to get access to the most fascinating tech innovations. Benefits for partners include:
- Early access to disruptive technologies and business models in your industry
- Attractive partnerships with tech startups and visionary entrepreneurs
- Informal exchange with other players in your industry on how to successfully cooperate with startups
- Incubation of your own teams: Assess your employees‘ ideas and validate business models
- Active participation and visibility in the Munich tech startup ecosystem
See the future of your industry. Become an XPRENEURS partner!