Month: April 2018

Networks in the Startup scene: The Gründerpokern is back in WERK1

“Heads up” at WERK1: On Friday, April 6, we hosted the first Gründerpokern 2018 in Munich. Nearly 140 founders, sponsors such as Business Angels and other insiders from the founder scene came together for an evening in our eventspace to get to know each other better. And what could be better than a casual poker round in which you automatically get into conversation with other participants at your own table, during breaks or at the…Read more

“BEING DIFFERENT” IN THE VIDEO GAMES INDUSTRY: SALMI GAMES WORKS FAIR AND SUCCESSFUL AT WERK1

WERK1 just celebrated its 5th birthday and in the past years we had many startups with a digital background in our company. Thanks to Games/Bavaria and many ambitious founders, projects from the video games industry have been part of the original DNA of WERK1 right from the beginning and in addition to the umbrella brand for the industry here in Bavaria, we are also very proud to still have two outstanding studios under our roof. One of…Read more

BAVARIA’S MINISTER OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS FRANZ JOSEF PSCHIERER VISITS WERK1 WITH BR

At WERK1 we have frequent visits from representatives from politics and the Ministry of Economics. But that the newly elected Bavarian Minister of State for Economic Affairs chose WERK1 as the location for one of his first official appointments made us especially happy. And it again underlines the importance of entrepreneurs, startups and their support of the ministry in recent years and in the future. Together with a team from Bayerischer Rundfunk, the minister was…Read more

FIRST DIGITAL HEALTH ACCELERATOR IN MUNICH FROM ROCHE, WERK1 AND PLUG AND PLAY

Basierend auf dem erfolgreichen Start des Future X Healthcare Events, das von Roche im November 2017 initiiert wurde, haben wir das KnowHow von Roche, einem der führenden Unternehmen der Gesundheitsbranche, mit den Erfahrungen vom WERK1 und Plug and Play, dem weltweit größten Anbieter von Accelerator-Programmen kombiniert und einen neuen Accelerator für Digital Health im WERK1 etabliert.