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Start Up Services

IGZ, OWZ and Spin-Off-Zone, the three start-up centres based at Adlershof, are located close to the Humboldt University’s Natural Sciences Campus, and the ten non-university research organisations. They offer special welcome packs for young and innovative businesses.

The Innovation and Business

The IGZ has 14,000 square metres of multifunctional spaces available for rent on flexible terms in relation to size, duration of tenancy and cost. Alongside a wide range of services for start-ups relating to technology development, cooperation, financing, controlling, marketing and distribution, it also offers services for established businesses with short-term innovation goals.

“Gründerhaus” for Humboldtians

Adlershof has a dedicated venture zone for students and researchers – the “Gründerhaus” – located in Wegedornstr. 32.

In this creative entrepreneurial environment, innovative ideas are easily developed and implemented. The Venture Service supports prospective entrepreneurs in detailing their ideas, while Humboldt-Innovation offers assistance such as service packages, training opportunities and alumni work to the newly established startups.

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Connections worldwide

Opened in 1997, the International Business Incubator, OWZ is one of a kind in Europe.We offer support for the set-up and establishment of companies from all over the world, active on the global scene, especially from Central and Eastern Europe. These companies are realizing their potential for economic cooperation. We'll help you with permits and registration, securing markets and the transfer of technology.

IGZ and OWZ are a part of the Innovations Center Management GmbH IZBM – a subsidiary of the WISTA-MANAGEMENT GMBH – and works in close cooperation with the WISTA-Business Development.




Innovation Centre Berlin Management

Rudower Chaussee 29, 12489 Berlin
+49 30 6392-6000
+49 30 6392-6010

Gründerhaus Adlershof
Wegedornstraße 32, 12489 Berlin

HU Venture Service (head office)
Luisenstraße 53, 10117 Berlin
+49 30 2093 70765


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