Pitch your idea in front of Europe's most renowned investors!

 Have a look at the IL! 2016 jury:

Ferry Heilemann

Earlybird (Partner)

Nicolas Brand

Lakestar (Partner)

Christian Meermann

Cherry Ventures (Founding Partner)

Last year's prices

Workshop with Lakestar

Our partner Lakestar will invite you to an unique workshop to Berlin.

Win 10.000 €

The best start-up will win 
10.000€ in cash.

Workshop with Osborne Clarke

Osborne Clarke will give you a one-day workshop on Legal topics.

Travel voucher sponsored by Voya

The start-up Voya is able to book business flights in just 30 seconds. You will get a 300€ voucher for your free use.

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Our diverse and kick-ass speeches will truly inspire you. By listening to renowned founders, VCs, corporates or impressive personalities you will gain priceless insights and feel the pains of founding your own company.


Learn from the best companies in our hands-on workshops and deepen your knowledge in intimate, small groups. We are sure you’re going to find the fitting workshop for you!


This is where the magic happens: Off-stage! Grab some refreshments, go out and mingle. Get to know students and founders or have a drink with our investors – and don’t worry, the coffee’s on us!

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