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WISTA Start-Up Projects in the City West

Campus Charlottenburg – part of the “City West” – is Berlin's #1 R&D location at the interface of technology, creative industries and the arts. It is one of the largest inner city university campuses in Europe.

Renowned non-university research institutes: Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems FOKUS; Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology (IPK); Heinrich Hertz Institute; German Research Foundation (DFG) MATHEON (mathematics research); Physikalisch-technische Bundesanstalt (National Metrology Institute of Germany PTB) – are located around Technische Universität Berlin (TU) and the Universität der Künste Berlin (UdK). Their focus areas are ICT, creative industries, the arts, traffic, and mobility. Together they create a uniqe science cluster, promoting start-up's and spin-offs from the business and cultural sectors.

The WISTA projects “Charlottenburg Innovation Centre (CHIC)” and “Inkulab” are part of this network.

News

Lars Hansen, Leiter des Charlottenburger Innovations-Centrums CHIC © WISTA Management GmbH

07.01.2020

From founders to entrepreneurs

Interview with Lars Hansen, the head of CHIC:

The Charlottenburg Innovation Centre CHIC is now home to nearly 60 start-ups. The building complex close to Berlin’s Ernst-Reuter-Platz is part of Berlin Campus Charlottenburg, one of the largest inner-city university...

Start-up Xploraytion © WISTA Management GmbH

07.01.2020

The more you know, the more you grow

Start-ups Xploraytion and eGovCD market highly specific knowledge at CHIC:

Despite their wildly different business ideas, the two Berlin-based start-ups Xploraytion and eGovCD have more in common than just being sixth-floor neighbours at the Charlottenburg Innovation Centre CHIC. Both founders...

Sonja Strothmann von Palaimon © WISTA Management GmbH

06.01.2020

Charlottenburg Innovation Centre is looking forward to new young companies

Eight-year incubation period ended with successful departure of the first founder generation:

2019 saw a turning point at the Charlottenburg Innovation Centre (CHIC). Young companies are eligible to stay there for eight years. Now that CHIC’s first eight-year period expired, some companies, including Virtenio GmbH and...

29.10.2019

ABB acquires software company Cassantec

Advanced, automated analytics capabilities of Cassantec enables customers to improve operational efficiency with potential for significant savings :

ABB’s industry-leading Ellipse® Asset Performance Management (APM) solution (part of the company’s Digital Enterprise portfolio) has been enriched with strengthened prognostic capabilities. The new functionality enables...

Events / Dates

Mon 10 Feb Mon 09 Mar

Wanderausstellung WindNODE Bismarckstraße 10-12, 10625 Berlin
Charlottenburger Innovations-Centrum CHIC

Wed 26 Feb Thu 27 Feb

VDE Tec Summit 2020 Eichenstraße 4, 12435 Berlin
Arena Berlin

Sun 01 Mar

Ende Bewerbungphase : Deutscher Digital Award 2020 Schumannstraße 2, 10117 Berlin

Sun 01 Mar

Berthold Leibinger Innovationspreis 2020 Johann-Maus-Str. 2, 71254 Ditzingen

Thu 05 Mar

German Startup Award Große Querallee, 10557 Berlin
Tipi am Kanzleramt

Contact

Charlottenburger Innovations-Centrum (CHIC)

Bismarckstraße 10-12, 10625 Berlin
+49 30 590083-0
+49 30 590083-110