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The network of the start-up scene in the state of Bremen

The Starthaus Initiative is where the start-up scene in the state of Bremen co-operates closely to support you on your journey to successful self-employment. The Starthaus network is broadly based with a wide range of activities. Do you have any questions about the formalities involved, such as registering a business, or about sites or sectors of the economy? Are you looking for special advice for women or students? And who’s going to help with which problem?

Don’t worry, the Starthaus team will point you to exactly the right contact person. This brings you quickly to your goal in Bremen and Bremerhaven

Our co-operation partners

BAB - the funding bank for Bremen und Bremerhaven
  • Funding and consulting
  • Business and housing funding
  • Innovation and environmental funding
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belladonna e.V.
  • Qualification and networking for female founders and young female entrepreneurs
  • Point of contact for initial consulting by phone
  • Start-up library
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BIS Bremerhaven
  • development and marketing of Bremerhaven as a centre for commerce and industry

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Bremen Chamber of Commerce - CCI for Bremen and Bremerhaven
  • Individual start-up and succession consulting
  • Feedback on business idea and business plan
  • Seminars, workshops, topic-related consulting days
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Bremen Chamber of Skilled Crafts
  • Consulting for the skilled crafts
  • Compiling the business plan
  • Company valuation

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BRIDGE - Start-ups from Bremen's universities
  • Practical seminars and workshops
  • Initial consulting and application support for EXIST funding programmes
  • CAMPUSiDEEN competition
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Corporate Service Bremen
  • Single contact person
  • Welcome service
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Employment Promotion Centre in the state of Bremen

  • Start-up consulting for specific target groups
  • Help with compiling your concept
  • Professional opinions
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Frauen in Arbeit und Wirtschaft e.V.
  • Start-up consulting for female founders
  • Intensive support in the start-up process
  • Co-operation and networking
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Social Impact Lab
  • Social entrepreneurship
  • Scaling
  • Arriving in Bremen
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WFB Wirtschafts-förderung Bremen GmbH
  • Location consulting
  • Establishing contacts
  • Guide to officialdom
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Our network

On-line magazine: Wirtschaft in Bremen und Bremerhaven

Read the latest reports and exciting stories about all aspects of economic affairs in Bremen and Bremerhaven!


Our task forces

The Starthaus co-operates closely with local and national institutions in four task forces. During the regular meetings, the partners agree on targets, share information about new possibilities for founders and establish synergies. These are the four Starthaus task forces: