This Project is funded by the "Europäischer Fonds für regionale Entwicklung (EFRE)".

Start-up Innovation Lab South Westphalia


  1. Growth Weekends dealing with Business Modelling, Marketing, Sales, and Financing.
    We’ll help you to grow your start-up! At our Growth Weekends we generate the maximum surge of growth for your start-up by exciting workshops and trainings supported by an experienced team. The Growth Weekends are free of charge. Grow together with your partners to be prepared for a common future career!

  2. Networking
    Benefit from other's experience! Meet many local founders for networking and exchanging about challenges and obstacles.

  3. Find your mentor!
    Many experienced business people from your sector are willing to give your start-up advice and support. We establish contact to the mentor that suits you best!

  4. Coaching
    Many challenges you are faced with are individual and cannot be solved in a group.A tailor-made coaching will help you with many issues concerning your start-up formation.



Kai Hendrik Müller
(South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences, Hagen and Soest campus)

Laura Gianna Vieth
(South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences, Meschede campus)


Birthe-Marie Mosen
(University of Siegen)

Stefan Hossinger
(University of Siegen)


This project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF - or EFRE in German).