Cooperation partners


Technologie- und Gründer- Förderungsgesellschaft Schmalkalden / Dermbach GmbH helps to answer fundamental questions, imparts contacts, gives feedback and extensivesly informes you about funding and benefit opportunities.

Ernst-Abbe-Hochschule Jena has been the first college in the eastern states of Germany. The offer is composed of three mainstays, namely engineering sciences, business administration and social sciences.

IHK Südthüringen focuses on the economic develepment in our region. The whole IHK-organisation is the biggest german training unit.


Mittelstand 4.0-Kompetenzzentrum Ilmenau supports regional companies in implementing solutions for specific problems as a priority. Especially concering issues of digitalisation, the companies should be supported.

Technische Universität Ilmenau is a university in Thuringia. It is composed of five departments and its offer contains 19 bachelor degree and 24 master degree courses.

Technologie- und Gründerzentrum Ilmenau (TGZ Ilmenau) is a local community group of innovative companies and has been existing for over 26 years. TGZ Ilmenau is an instrument of the regional business developement and technology promotion.