A 4-week program that gives you all the information you need for your establishment in Mannheim, with meaningful input of our experts and partners:

  • What does the MANNHEIM ecosystem offer?
  • How do I found a GmbH or UG in Mannheim?
  • How do I open a bank account?
  • And what about the taxes?
  • How does living in Mannheim feel like?
  • Is Mannheim the right market for an entry?
  • How do I find my first customers?


We invite 10 startups from the MedTech and IndustryTech field to participate in our digital incubator. You should already be established in your home country and have plans to found a company in Mannheim to enter the German market.


Beginning on Tuesday, 6th of April, we start our 4 weeks: every Tuesday one session of 1,5 hours and individual sessions with your market entry manager of NEXT MANNHEIM.

Your overall weekly invest are 2,5 hours.

Kick Off Event: Tuesday, 6.04.2021, 4 pm – 5:30 pm  

  • Get to know the Mannheim ecosystem
  • Presentations of participants

Foundation Event: Tuesday, 13.04.2021, 4 pm – 5:30 pm

  • What’s the right legal form for us?
  • 7 Steps to the foundation of an GmbH or UG

Market Event: Tuesday, 20.04.2021, 4 pm – 5:30 pm

  • Your market analysis
  • How to get the first customers in Mannheim
  • Customer one-on-ones

Next Steps: Tuesday, 27.04.2021, 4 pm – 5:30 pm

  • Finale presentations
  • Next steps


We are looking forward to your application and get to know you in a Zoom call.