We co-operate with various universities and research centres and are happy to be partners for research work. Our team has many years of research experience and a continued strong interest in research.

Research field

We are generally interested in the fields of Corporate Venturing as well as Incubation or Acceleration, Corporate Start-Up, Corporate Change, Digitalisation or Medical Technology. We offer the following concrete research issues:

  • Practical relevance and success of these topics in SMEs and large corporations
  • Incubator, accelerator and start-up networks in Germany and elsewhere
  • Corporate culture and disruptive organisational units: conflicts vs. co-operation
  • The intrapreneur: personality and skill set


We offer bachelor, master and doctorate students individual support in their research work, for example through:

  • supervision of research papers and academic coaching
  • partnering for case studies and interviews
  • access to our network of practical and scientific experts
  • reality check in terms of practical relevance
  • access to financial support in the form of scholarships

Curious? Then we look forward to hearing from you with a description of your research interest. Please apply to: