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THE HINTERLAND OF THINGS CONFERENCE IN A NUTSHELL

Since 2018, international tech giants, hidden champions, investors, successful founders as well as top decision-makers from Mittelstand companies have been flocking each year to the Hinterland of Things Conference to discover breakthrough technologies and discuss the challenges and opportunities of the European economy.
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Forward-looking technologies and innovations have always been at the center of the curation. Under this year’s motto “Go Beyond“, the topics of Climate Tech, Productivity & AI, Industrial Tech and EdTech will be brought into focus and discussed by more than 100 speakers who will share their knowledge on two stages in panel talks, keynotes and fireside chats. The Hinterland of Things Conference also offers exclusive masterclasses developed in collaboration with international companies.

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WHY YOU SHOULD ATTEND!

Startups

The Hinterland of Things Conference is more than just an event: It’s a potentially game-changing opportunity to accelerate your vision, align with the right allies, and achieve unprecedented growth. The dynamic atmosphere makes it easy to meet with potential customers, investors, and partners that are specifically searching for creative new solutions. Our specialized focus on four core themes ensures that you connect with attendees that not only understand your vision but are also passionate about your sector.

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Mittelstand

The heart of Germany’s industrious spirit resides in its Mittelstand – the small and medium-sized enterprises and legacy companies that form the backbone of the nation’s economy, driven by family, passion, and centuries of craftsmanship. For these titans of industry, the Hinterland of Things Conference stands out as the premier gathering place and networking hub. The curated Hinterland program makes it easy to scout for new trends and technologies to incorporate into your company’s DNA, ensuring that the future doesn’t pass you by.

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Investors

The Hinterland of Things Conference is a must-attend event for savvy investors keen on finding the next Big Thing in the world of tech-startups. Our carefully curated selection of new founders have already demonstrated their potential to become industry leaders, providing investors like you with a front-row seat to assess their solutions, passion, and skills. Don’t miss out on discovering the industry trends and disruptors of tomorrow.

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Our TOP Speaker

Benedikt
Bösel

Farmer & Managing Director | Gut und Bösel, Finck Stiftung

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Daniel
Khachab

Co-Founder & CEO | Choco

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Frank
Thelen

Founder & CEO | Freigeist Capital

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Frauke
von Polier

CPO | Viessmann

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Gesa
Miczaika

Founding Partner | Auxxo Female Catalyst Fund

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Isabel
Poppek

CEO & Co-Founder | Alpas

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Judith
Peterka

AI Expert | Federal Administration of Germany

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Magdalena
Oehl

Co-Founder | Talent Rocket

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Max
Honig

CEO | Appinio

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Miriam
Meckel

Co-Founder & CEO | ada Learning

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Verena
Pausder

Chairwoman of the Management Board | Startup Verband

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Zarah
Bruhn

Founder & CEO | socialbee

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THE EXHIBITION

Go straight to the heart of the Hinterland of Things Conference by attending our Startup Exhibition. For startups, this means you’ll be among an elite group of 100 carefully vetted exhibitors and be able to present your innovative solutions to a discerning and influential audience. It’s more than just a showcase — it’s your chance to lead the conversation.

UNLOCK ADVANCEMENTS IN INDUSTRIAL TECH

Hot Topic 01

EXPERIENCE THE POWER OF CLIMATE TECH

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DISCOVER A NEW WORLD OF PRODUCTIVITY WITH AI

Hot Topic 04

ENTER THE ERA OF EDUCATIONAL TECH

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Success stories

TOP IN B2B STARTUPSPre HinterlandAfter Hinterland
Celonis367,5 Mio USD2,4 Bn USD
Personio28,2 Mio USD724,3 Mio USD
Tier138 Mio USD646,9 Mio USD
Isar Aerospace106 Mio USD350,6 Mio USD
OneFootball17 Mio USD442 Mio USD
Masterplan.com6 Mio USD19 Mio USD
Forto53 Mio USD593 Mio USD