Founding a company

The Chair of Technology Management actively and passively supports entrepreneurs at the FAU, especially technology oriented spin-off companies. There are specific funding programs, like e.g. FLÜGGE (in German only), EXIST Business Start-up Grant und EXIST Transfer of Research. You can find further information at FAU Gründerbüro (FAU founder office, in German only).

The “Startup-Lotse” also offers information about events, contact persons etc. for startups (in German only).

The FAU Sandbox supports start-up teams to finance the first steps of founding their own company.

The Chair of Technology Management collaborates with Zollhof – Tech Incubator, which supports tech start-ups and digital innovators.

Contact person

Josef Schütz, B.A.

  • Job title: Project and Startup Manager
  • Address:
    Dr.-Mack-Str. 81, Technikum 1, NCT
    90762 Fürth
  • Phone number: +49 911 6507864881
  • Fax number: +49 911 6507864813
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