Advanced Materials Competition Application open!

The Innovation Network for Advanced Materials based in BERLIN (Germany) opens the application period for ambitious hardware startups, which are focused on the development of innovative and marketable high-tech products! These products can be based on organic and molecular electronics, surface engineering, polymer science, compounds, battery technology, photovoltaics, hybrid materials, fibers, sensors, lighting as well as printed electronics for all sorts of game changing applications!

During a period of 6 weeks, start-ups discuss intensively their unique needs and challenges with professionals and industry experts to establish new business opportunities. Corporate teams, start-ups, researchers and internationally selected mentors work together, receive weekly trainings as well as business and technology guidance to develop innovative products and solutions. Join now and get the chance to win a share of 50,000 EUR in cash and services! No equity and rights will be taken!

The 20 selected start-ups will receive gratis access to a co-working space, labs and materials in order to bring their product and business to the next level. Additionally, we will invite all our international start-ups to stay in sponsored apartments.

Confirmed Partners so far
Osram, Tesla, Henkel, Embraer

BASF, LG, Direct Photonics, Pilotfish, Columbia University, London School of Economics, Humboldt University, Weitnauer, Embraer, Henkel, Osram, and many more.

Important Dates

Application Period: 1st of June - 30th of June
Opening Event: 28th of August
Mentoring Session 1: 8th of September
Mentoring Session 2: 15th of September
Mentoring Session 3: 22nd of September
EOSAM conference: 26th – 30th of September
Mentoring Session 4: 29th of September
Mentoring Session 5: 6th of October
Final Event: 10th of October
Micro photonics: 11th – 13th of October

Informational Flyer to AdMaCom

To apply, click here:

Are you interested to read more about the network, follow this link to the interview held with INAM designated CEO Jonas Pauly!


Dr. Danny Krautz
Projektmanager Optik
Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH
Tel.: +49 30 46302-584