Those who want to start a business need appropriate infrastructure and instantly available office premises. Berlin has the largest number of co-working spaces on offer as well as the densest network of innovation and technology facilities in Germany. Coworking spaces are an ideal alternative for young startups that can’t afford their own offices yet. They moreover offer a good opportunity for exchange or to find new employees. Berlin’s young entrepreneurs find appropriate technical infrastructure and networking opportunities in the numerous technolgy centers and business incubators.
In addition to university- and company-owned labs and incubators, Berlin founders have access to numerous maker labs, open workshops, grassroots and co-working labs as well as do-it-yourself workshops. Here they can learn how to handle high-tech devices, pass on knowledge and easily test new ideas without having high acquisition costs. The Berlin Startup Map gives you an overview.