6th semester (November, 2016 – February, 2017)
YOUMO is the first modular lifestyle power strip designed for smart homes and offices.
Hupp turns commuting into a great experience. It’s your new daily carpool assistant: it prepares new travel propositions tailored for you every day and helps you all along your trips.
Forexfix is a B2B Fintech that helps German „Mittelstand“ companies (SME Companies) to hedge their currency risks in a very easy and flexible way.
Seniovo supports elderly and disabled people with barrier-free structural alteration measures and living space adjustments of any kind.
FOUNDIX enables you to start a multivendor marketplace without coding knowledge and a lot of capital – in a few minutes!
Do you think you have an idea that is up there with them?
5th semester (April – July, 2016)
On July 13, 2016, five teams graduated from the program.
RealPD is a B2B marketplace for the real estate project industry. Architects, project developers, investors, and property owners use it to create new real estate more effectively.
Ellistra Put a personal business coach in your employees’ pocket, and help them develop the skills that matter most, continuously.
Polyjammer is a digital, collaborative music instrument for non-musicians that runs on your phone or tablet. No music knowledge needed to rock out and jam!
iCombine brings the benefits of headhunting and high-class recruitment advisory to the mass market, finally abolishing the much-hated CV.
Swapp is a corporate team from RWE, offering an app that makes switching to a cheaper energy tariff a breeze.
4th semester (September – December, 2015)
On December 14, 2015, four teams graduated from the program, presenting together with teams from GTEC Lab – watch the video with statements and impressions here.
BenjaminButton is a tiny, wearable camera for children – and a software that turns their view onto the world into wonderful three-minute clips to be enjoyed with the family or shared with friends.
Chatshopper are the messenger-based shopping service for the mobile generation. Just send a Whatsapp Message to 0178 – 18 18 111 and get product suggestions for anything you might need.
Heili is a server management software that is machine learning-driven. Heili is about reducing the workload of server DevOps by up to 80% while reducing server downtime to a minimum.
Imaging.market is the first online purchasing platform for products from the product inspection industry. bringing buyers and sellers together in a very fractured global market that is worth 9 billion USD.
3rd semester (May – August, 2014)
On August 29, five teams graduated from the 3-month program at BSA. As a result of our co-operation with Deutsche Bahn’s Next Station initiative, BSA moved to a spectacular office inside Jannowitzbrücke S-Bahn station, on the banks of the river Spree.
Founders: Lena Felixberger (LinkedIn), Heiko Strubel and Sina Tams
Descape offers brief getaways in interesting professions. either for increase of knowledge, leisure or to turn a long-cherished dream into reality – you might want to escape your desk from time to time. by connecting you with professionals in your dream job, we introduce a new revenue stream for craftsmen, creatives and artists. Find out more >>>
Founder: Claudia Leissner (LinkedIn)
Proboneo is bringing volunteering to the 21st century. we are matching professionals willing to create social value for society and themselves with non-profits based on skills. By bringing together the two sides in an automated and structured way, Proboneo is like Airbnb for volunteers and non-profits. Find out more >>>
Founders: Tobias Raddatz (LinkedIn), Erik Hildenbrand and Jörg Hildenbrand
zefly.com enables journalists, bloggers and professional publishers to spread and monetize their work in new ways by providing a marketplace for all things content. A small fly in the browser’s toolbar notifies users when information has been layered in context by a trusted publisher. Find out more >>>
Founders: Konstantin Zagaynov (LinkedIn), Natalia Angapova and Sergey Andryukhin
Videoly is a service for retailers’ webpages providing video reviews made by users, bloggers and brands for particular products, enabling users to make better buying decisions and merchandisers to increase the conversion rate. Find out more >>>
Founders: Sebastian Winkler and Oleg Ishenko (LinkedIn)
Medizintechnikmarkt builds a platform for comparing medical devices for doctors to get up-to-date information about available technologies and compare their features, prices and the available service. This allows vendors to get access to their customers in a more efficient and fast way. It also opens a sales channel for innovative technology and small companies in the medical device sector. Find out more >>>
The 2nd semester (July –November, 2013)
The second batch of BSA startups: five companies on their way to the stars.
Geddit is an application for teachers enabling to monitor their classes and get instant feedback. Geddit connects every student to their teacher in real time, in the classroom, ensuring no one falls through the cracks.
Founder: Sophie Willborn (LinkedIn)
Headwave produces an innovative retrofit audio solution for motorcycle helmets. The lifestyle gadget is attached to the helmet’s backside and enables users to listen to music while motorcycling, cycling, skiing or snowboarding. As classical headphones for helmets are impractical to handle, Headwave is using a different approach: using surface transducing technology, acoustic signals are being transformed into vibrations and then transmitted to the helmet surface. This turns the whole helmet into an acoustic resonating body with outstanding audio quality.
Founders: Jaime Schöbitz
eCardflow is a mobile app, backed by a web-based CMS, that allows companies to manage digital business cards for their employees incorporating advantages of mobile technologies. eCardflow‘s main focus is to make sales processes more effective, while at the same time helping companies with a high staff turnover to stay on top of their sales leads and digital branding.
The 1st semester
Founder: Michael L. Usher (LinkedIn)
The next generation of bicycle locks combined with a smartphone-based keyless function and an interactive mobile experience, packaged in a sleek and aesthetic product. Access and share your bicycle wirelessly from your smartphone – and this is only the beginning!
Founder: Christian Stanke (LinkedIn)
Embraase enables game developers, product teams and product managers to optimize their mobile apps in real time with little effort. It´s an comprehensive in-app optimization tool to track and target users as well as push content to a users phone provided as a client plugin combined with a backend-as-a-service solution. Embraase shortens update cycles from 4 weeks to a couple of hours and unchains expensive development resources while delivering highly personalized app versions to different user segments.
Founder: Esther Eisenhardt (LinkedIn)
Adressing one of the major pain points in western societies, Momslink is a job portal that helps working women discover flexible work opportunities and companies to tap into the so far underutilized pool of qualified women.