TUM Entrepreneurship Day 2017

Start-up fairy 2017

On June 30, the annual Entrepreneurship Day of the Technical University of Munich took place in the Audimax. All visitors were able to participate in the Rapid Prototyping Workshop, watch TUM Start-up pitches, were able to get in contact with TUM Start-ups at more than 50 exhibition stands and got information about start-up support. In the evening, the Presidential Entrepreneurship Award was awarded to an outstanding spin-off, whose business idea is largely based on research results.

Panel-DisCussion 2017 „brave new working world: Start-ups and artificial intelligence“

How do start-ups shape the working world of tomorrow? What is possible and in which areas are companies and start-ups already working together? Our moderator Alexander Waldmann, UnternehmerTUM [x] (Visionary Lead for Artificial Intelligence & Mixed Reality) discussed about these and other questions with our guests: Prof. Sonja Zillner, Corporate Technology Siemens (Senior Key Expert); Stephan Osthues, Digital Strategy and IoT Consulting, IBM Global Business Services (Executive Partner); Daniel Saaristo, NVIDIA GmbH (Deep Learning Startups Business Manager, Central Europe); Dr. Olav Stetter, TUM Start-up free machines (Lead Technology); Dr. Matthias Uhl, Peter Löscher Chair of Business Ethics und Global Governance at TUM (Leader of the Junior Research Group "Ethics of Digitization").

Video: Nominations for the Presidential Entrepreneurship Award

The nominated companies Konux, eGym and ProGlove introduce themselves. (German language and subtitles only)