Found the future with us!

HHL Graduate School of Management is known for its entrepreneurial spirit with more than 300 companies founded already. This is our heritage at HHL DIGITAL SPACE and you can benefit from our broad network of successful founders and investors. Our connections span across Germany and the world with our partner institutions that help us to provide the most recent research findings for our incubation program. Need to talk to a successful founder or expert from the field? We help you with early access to relevant stakeholders to empower you.

Would you like to partner with us and support future founders either with coaching or mentoring or as investor/business partner? Talk to us and we find the right approach for you.

The Digital Transformation Platform

Your Partner to Drive Innovation

Drive and foster innovation across all company sizes is one of our goals. We want to empower entrepreners to accelerate digital transformation. Therefore we function as a platform to tackle digital challenges and find innovative solutions. We help our partners to connect with innovative minds in different formats and work together.

If you want to partner up with us to drive digital transformation, please reach out to us.

our partner projects
Porsche Digital Production Hackathon

Together with Porsche and MHP, HHL DIGITAL SPACE organized a three-day event to tackle challenges in digital production and accelerate digital transformation. We are looking back on an inspiring Porsche Digital Production Hackathon with top talents from HHL and regional tech universities, a lot of fun, and great digital solutions. We want to thank everyone who made the hackathon a success, but especially for the support of our patrons Lutz Meschke and Prof. Dr. Stephan Stubner. 

our partner projects
Jenoptik Innovation Challenge

The Jenoptik Digital Innovation Challenge was the first of its kind with HHL students and further participants in Jena solving real-world innovation use cases with product owners from Jenoptik and coaches from HHL DIGITAL SPACE. The initiative was driven by the CDO of Jenoptik Adrian König and CEO Dr. Stefan Träger of Jenoptik joined for the final pitches in Jena and Leipzig. The results were truly innovative showing that the collaboration between an established deep-tech company and innovative minds is mutually beneficial.

Gründer Guide Podcast

Gründer Guide is our Podcast to enable first-time founders and entrepreneurship enthusiasts. Our Managing Director Sophia Kuhl meets experts and entrepreneurs and discusses their experience and learnings for startup teams.

HHLxHPI Future Builder