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If you have any questions, would like to make an appointment or are looking for an office, we support you in your startup and look forward to getting in touch with you. Just get in touch!

Ideenpapier Vorlage

Idea paper for your startUP idea as PDF download.

E-Mail Address

startup-campus@hs-furtwangen.de

Phone

07461 1502-6785

Address

Innovations- und Forschungs-Centrum Tuttlingen (IFC)
Hochschule Furtwangen
Katharinenstraße 2
78532 Tuttlingen

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Meet Our Team

Startup at HFU

Prof. Dr. jur. Bernhard Plum

Prof. Dr. jur. Bernhard Plum

Founding Representative

Fakultät Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen
Campus Furtwangen
Room G 2.03
Phone: 07723 920-2148
pber(at)hs-furtwangen.de

Regina Storz-Irion

Regina Storz-Irion

Innovation Manager

Innovations- und Forschungs- Centrum (IFC)
Campus Tuttlingen
Room D 3.06
Phone 07461 1502-6710
stz(at)hs-furtwangen.de 

Barbara Zeiselmeier

Barbara Zeiselmeier

Management Assistenz

Innovations- und Forschungs-Centrum (IFC)
Campus Tuttlingen
Room D 3.06
Phone 07461 1502-6711
zeb(at)hs-furtwangen.de

Prof. Dr. Martin Haimerl

Prof. Dr. Martin Haimerl

Founding Representative

Faculty of Industrial Technologies
Tuttlingen Campus
Room: A 2.15
Phone: 07461 1502-6630
haim@hs-furtwangen.de  

Birgit Baum

Birgit Baum

Project Assistant KTUR

IFC – Innovation and Research Center Tuttlingen of HFU
Tuttlingen Campus
Room: D 3.05
Phone: 07461 1502-6787
bbi@hs-furtwangen.de

Prof. Dr. Eva Kirner

Prof. Dr. Eva Kirner

Founding Representative

Faculty of Economics
Villingen-Schwenningen Campus
Room: F 2.10
Phone: 07720 307-4744
kire@hs-furtwangen.de

Lena Lammer

Lena Lammer

Academic Staff

Project ready-study-go: Learn to found, experience start-up, IFC
Tuttlingen Campus
Room: D 3.05
Phone: 07461 1502-6785
lale@hs-furtwangen.de

Frequently Asked Questions

Short Answers!

What does the HFU offer for founders and those who want to become one?
  • Courses on the topic of entrepreneurship
  • Lectures and workshops on topics relevant to startups
  • Free advice and individual support methods
  • Cost-effective offices, co-working and seminar rooms
  • Contact mediation and network integration
Who can use the services of HFU for founders?
  • Students
  • Employees
  • Professors
  • Alumni
Can I apply for an EXIST-Gründerstipendium via HFU?

Yes, applications for the EXIST-Gründerstipendium can be made through Furtwangen University. In addition, we support you in the preparation of the idea paper and arrange for suitable mentors and coaches who can accompany you during the implementation of your project and provide competent advice.

I do not have an idea or a very rough idea yet. Will I still get support?

Yes, in addition to the courses, we also organize with our cooperation partners every semester various workshops on selected creativity techniques such as Design Thinking or Lean Start-up. Via these methods, you can develop ideas, concretize them and enhance their tangibility.

Is there a specific industry focus at HFU?

No, at HFU, founding projects and startups from all industries are supported. So you can always contact us with your questions. However, the university context generally pays special attention to knowledge- and technology-based startups that have potential for economic development in the region and beyond.

I am currently alone and looking for a team partner. Can the HFU help me with this?

Yes, we value team constellations with complementary skills and therefore regularly try to bring together, for example, the “technicians” with the “business people”. Just contact us, we will support you in your search for suitable team members.