Initiated by bayern design, MCBW START UP is the founders’ platform for companies and designers. With diverse event formats, MCBW START UP fosters purposeful exchange among design-oriented start-ups, young and experienced designers, business experts and the general public to facilitate successful professional careers.
In addition to a large number of workshops and coaching sessions (tools for founders), at Creative Demo Night founders have the opportunity to present their companies and innovative products and ideas in a product and concept show open to the public.
CREATIVE DEMO NIGHT – Showcase your business! (March 06, 2018, Muffathalle Munich)
Be inspired at the public product and concept show of MCBW START UP. From high end manufacturing to digital and technological applications to ecological and social solutions: representatives of around 35 start-ups and young professional will present their cutting edge business models or hands-on innovations. Dialog and sharing can contribute to the sustainable driving and implementing of ideas. Honest feedback, diverse perspectives, and exchanging views with the right experts can turn concepts into undertakings.
The exhibiting start-ups are design-oriented entrepreneurs or about to establish their own companies and their innovative concepts. Start-ups of all industries (see clusters below) were invited for participation:
Three participants of 2018 Creative Demo Night will have the opportunity for the first time to win exclusive coaching packages of several sessions, sponsored by leading founder initiatives, agencies and companies. Awards will be presented across clusters in these three categories: Product Design, Digital Design and Special Concept Award.
An independent jury made up of design, industrial and investment experts will determine the winner in each category, the winners will present their business on stage.
TOOLS FOR FOUNDERS (March 3 – 9, 2018, various venues)
Next to Creative Demo Night, the Tools for Founders are the second pillar of MCBW START UP. For the entire duration of MCBW, partner companies will offer workshops, coaching and presentations aimed at helping young entrepreneurs with developing and establishing their start-ups, from the initial vision and the new business idea to the result-oriented implementation. Key topics will include team building, business planning, intellectual property and crowdfunding.
Let’s go – START UP!
Participation in MCBW START UP is free of charge.