Heidelberg Innovation Forum 2019

9. July 2019: Advanced Mobility in a smart Environment


Advanced business ideas and research results from the field of Smart Mobility pitch their business idea at the Heidelberg Innovation Forum


Investors, Start-ups, entrepreneurs, researchers, developers, marketplayers, companies, Cities and municipalities


The topic of this year's forum is "Advanced Mobility in a Smart Environment“. It deals with the topics Connecting (IoT), Energy (Battery), Digitization and Automation.

Highly innovative entrepreneurs meet potential partners and investors.​

  • International Matchmaking and networking between start-ups, partners and investors at the event.
  • Inspirational talks and workshops introducing new business and financing tools.
  • Trend, talent and technology scouting in the ICT and mobility sector.

Thematic Fields

Internet of Things

Network of devices such as vehicels and appliances.


Powerful batteries and energy systems are becoming increasingly important for future mobility.

Autonomous driving

Autonomous driving creates a series of new business models.


9.30 – 10.00Welcoming and Registration
10.00 – 11.00Optional: GuidedTour through InnovationLabLuat Nguyen, Managing Director InnovationLab GmbH
11.00 – 11.30Welcome SpeechAline Moser (City of Heidelberg)
Luat Nguyen (Managing Director InnovationLab GmbH)
Marc König (Member of Executive Board of bwcon GmbH)
11.30 – 12.00Keynote 1
„ILO – Automatization is the scope“
Armin Müller (CEO Emm! solution, Developer of the ESP)
12.00 – 13.00Pitch Session 1
13.00 – 14.00Lunch Break – Meet the Innovators
14.00 – 14.30Pitch Session 2
14.30 – 15.30DeepTech4Good: Marketplace
15.30 – 16.00Coffee Break– Meet the Innovators
16.00 – 16.30 Keynote 2
„Innovations – a key to sustainability“
Ralf Klöpfer (Member of Executive Board of MVV Energie AG)
16.30 – 17.30 Discussion PanelDr. Christian Müller (CEO InnoEnergy Germany)

Ulrike Steinbrenner (Member of Executive Board Stiftung Energie und Klimaschutz)

Dr. Robert Thomann (Head of Product Development and Innovation MVV Energie AG)

Andreas Torka (Vice President Research, Development & Innovation Wieland Group)

Florine von Caprivi (Chief Sales Officer Vive la Car GmbH)
From 17.30Award Ceremony, Networking and Dinner

Apply for pitch

If you are looking for investors and companies: join the Heidelberger Innovation Forum on 9th July! Apply for a Pitch to present your business idea in the field of Energy, IoT or Autonomous Driving. Start-ups Application are welcome until June 16th, 2019


The Heidelberg Innovation Forum will take place this year at the InnovationLab, Heidelberg.

  • InnovationLab GmbH, Heidelberg

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Join the event

If you would like to participate in the event, please register here.


Would you like more information about the Heidelberg Innovation Forum? Please contact us.

Lukas Frey
Community Management Rhein-Neckar 

bwcon GmbH
Seyfferstr. 34
70197 Stuttgart

Fon: +49 711/18421-639
Fax: +49 711/18421-699
E-Mail: frey@bwcon.de