Corporate Innovation Programs

We drive change by guiding business ideas to success.



The power of your employees. Unleash the innovation potential of your employees by setting up the needed structures and education. Let them become innovation drivers inside your company.

Empower your employees

Corporate Startup Engagement (CSE)

Corporate Startup Engagement

External innovation power. Startups are a great source for new technologies and business ideas but collaboration is not always easy, we are here to help.

Access external innovation

Innovation Training & Education

Training & Education

Educate to innovation. Sustainably change your employees’ mindsets with training and education. We equip them with the methods and skills for successful innovation.

Boost Education


1. Innovation Strategy

Every company is unique. We assess your innovation readiness and collaborate with you to build a customized innovation strategy with and for you. The good news is that being innovative is less about luck but rather the result of a constant hands-on learning process. That is why we think that companies should follow a systematic approach towards innovation to achieve long-term success.

  • Innovation Readiness Check
  • Innovation Strategy Development
  • Trend & Risk Assessment
  • Education

Get ready for the future

2. Startup Scouting

We believe in the combination of startup agility and corporate power. Startups need infrastructure, access to markets, and know-how, while corporates need new products and services to stay competitive. We find the perfect startups in your field.

  • Large startup database
  • 2,000+ applications worldwide
  • Huge network of multipliers
  • All verticals & industries

Start Scouting

3. Team Building & Idea Generation

An awesome team is the most important factor for the successful execution of a business idea. We build cross-functional teams around selected startups, ideas, and employees. These interdisciplinary teams are invited to the innovation camp where they work on their ideas, create a frist draft prototype and validate their most important hypotheses.

  • Innovation Camp
  • Team Harmony
  • Co-Creation Workshop
  • Startup Methods Education

Build the right teams

4. Validation & Acceleration

Within 2 – 4 months we validate business ideas by testing the most important hypotheses, getting customer feedback and generating results. We bridge the gap between the startup and the corporate world and help your teams to create a successful pilot project.

  • Innovation Platform
  • Validation as a Service
  • Investment Readiness Check
  • Business Modelling
  • Lean Startup Approach
  • Prototyping

Validate your business ideas

5. Execution & Scaling

After validating an idea and realizing that it actually provides value to the customer, it’s important to get the idea underway to build a profitable business.
We help you to scale your pilot projects and find the right market for your technologies and services.

  • Technology2Market
  • Company Builder
  • Technical execution
  • Spin-off support
  • Entrepreneur in Residence
  • Co-Creation Workshop
  • Startup Methods Education

Go to market

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  • Mayr-Melnhof Karton

Want to find out how we can support you?
Talk to our expert.

Philippe Thiltges Philippe Thiltges +43 650 580 30 06