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300 participants, 30 start-ups, 4 cluster winners - this was Demo Day 2024!

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For our Batch #15 start-ups, it was the day of days - after 3 intensive months in our program, they finally got to present their businesses to a buzzing audience of 300 investors, mentors and corporate partners and participate in 108 meetings. It was a blast for everyone involved!

In 4 clusters, the XPRENEURS and TechFounders start-up teams competed for the best pitches in front of an expert jury selected from our UnternehmerTUM Investor Network partners and corporate sponsors.

Congratulations to the proud winners (of a lot of fame and a Skinnovation 2025 ticket):

  • Crafting Sustainable Spaces: Built Environment Innovation

    🏆 Emidat (TechFounders Batch #19) chosen by Nikola Nikolic (Stadtsparkasse München), Daniel Wild (Tiburon) and Marc Alexander Kühn (UVC)

  • Challenging the Status-Quo: Deep-Tech at the Forefront

    🏆 ImuVeo (XPRENEURS Batch #15) chosen by Jürgen Kosch (MIG), Matthias Buchinger (Bayern Kapital) and Jacob Decker (FESTO)

  • Charting New Horizons: AI Solutions Ahead

    🏆 Stellar Labs (TechFounders Batch #19) chosen by Axel Täubert (Google Cloud), Arno Eggers (Munich Startup) and Otilia Barbuta (HP Tech Ventures)

  • Creating a Greener Tomorrow: Sustainability in Action

    🏆 Qkera (XPRENEURS Batch #15 XLab Track) chosen by Luisa Frank (Burda Principal Investments), Leonard Schmidtke (Neosfer) and Inga vom Holtz (UnternehmerTUM Funding for Innovators)

This all wouldn't have been possible without TechFounders' and our amazing program and UIN partners Nemetschek Group, Burda Principal Investments, EIT Urban Mobility, EIT Food, Deutsche Bank, KPMG, Stadtsparkasse München, Bayern Kapital, High-tech Gründerfonds, UVC, Lakestar, MIG, BMW i Ventures, UnternehmerTUM Funding for Innovators, Neosfer, Tiburon, EMH, Görg, as well as DATEV, HP, Festo and WACKER.

Many thanks also go out to our event sponsor Google Cloud who made the future look even more tangible and fun through their interactive AI booth!

“The greatest luxury of life is time” said Keynote speaker Dr. Dominik Duscher, a well-known expert on longevity research. In this spirit, we would like to thank everyone who chose to spend their time with us yesterday. You all made this Demo Day an unforgettable experience!

Thank you! 💜

Written by


Ines Klöss

Working Student