Side Events

Science Night by Fraunhofer

OCTOBER 8, 2018 6.20PM – 10PM      REGISTER NOW
Experience an unforgettable Science Night organized by the Fraunhofer Institute as a new.New Festival 2018 side-event on October 8.
The evening will be filled with three different guided tours and interactive hands-on workshops:

  • Event A: Ideathon
  • Event B: Workshop – Lego Serious Play
  • Event C: Workshop – “Let´s talk about insurance!”
    Insurance companies from Fraunhofer IAOs’ Innovationsnetzwerk Digitalisierung für Versicherungen are eager to discuss about the coming digital revolution in the insurance sector. Wanna be one of the startups to present your vision? Register now at
  • Event D: Workshop – Escape Game

InnoChallenge by Future Transportation@Vans (Mercedes-Benz)

OCTOBER 10, 2018 9AM – 12PM      APPLY NOW
Wanna shape the future of a digital and intelligent cargo space? Then join the InnoChallenge of Future Transportation@Vans powered by Mercedes-Benz, which is looking for motivated startups who want to create something new, digital and intelligent with the van.
What’s in it for you?

  • Access data of a running vehicle
  • Run your code in a vehicle
  • Co-pioneer the new B2B2B Business services with Vans
  • Potential extension of collaboration for PoC or even more