Chemovator Startup Bootcamp

Learn about business buildup and how to pitch your idea with some of Germany's brightest startup minds!

Whether you are working in research & development, production, procurement or finance: Is there a business idea you've always wanted to work on? A problem you identified within your area of working and a potential way to solve it?

Bring it to the Chemovator Startup Bootcamp at our Chemovator office in Mannheim and receive a Chemovator Startup Bootcamp certificate!

No idea? No problem! Come anyways, join other attendees, and get an intense, fast-paced, practical training on the interface of chemistry startup thinking.

Who can join the Chemovator Startup Bootcamp?

Everyone who...

... would like to get to know Chemovator and learn about entrepreneurship, as well as our tools and methods.
... is interested in meeting and working with experienced entrepreneurs & BASF ideators.
... would like to refine a business idea in a professional framework.
... wishes to prepare for the Entry Pitch and get the chance to become a Chemovator Venture Team.

What to expect?

Join us for two days of interactive sessions that will enable you to take your idea to the next level.

Those will include:

- getting to know and working with the Business Model Canvas for you to try out the basics of developing a business plan for your idea
- working with personas, AI tools and other methods to verify your customers
- learning how to collect and work with data from your landing page
- improving your presentation skills by working with pitching and storytelling techniques

Over the sessions you and your group will be working on a business idea, refining it and learning how to pitch. At the end of the Bootcamp, you will hold a final pitch and receive constructive feedback, which can be very useful to improve your presentation skills and for your personal and professional development.

Have a look inside!

Do you want to participate?

BASF only

What do your colleagues think?

“The Chemovator Startup Bootcamp is very interactive. Experienced coaches explain the theory explicitly and comprehensibly with good examples. Then there is time to adapt the input to our business ideas in team work sessions.”
- Yi Sheng Wu, BASF Business Services GmbH, Senior Project Next Generation Business Architecture

"It's great to see how experienced entrepreneurs and many smart ideas from BASF colleagues come together. The Chemovator Startup Bootcamp is a truly inspiring event"
- Jan Lukas Kleinschmidt, Digitalization / Corporate Communications

“It’s a fantastic opportunity to connect with BASF colleagues and discuss business ideas in a different context. With a good mixture of diverse people and a high level of energy, we could really provide innovative impulses together.”
- Maren Sievert, BASF New Business GmbH, Internal Startup

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