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Startup of the Month

Startup of the Month



This section provides an overview of the success stories connected to the MCEI and/or the University of Mannheim. We at MCEI are working hard to make this list as complete as possible but we are still missing out on many startups and companies. If you have further suggestions of companies we should include, please let us know.


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Startup of the Month

Startup of the Month
This year was quite a special one as it was entirely shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic. While we still had a usual start with our courses and events in early 2020, the fall semester already was all online due to governmental directives and restrictions and of course our own health concerns for students and our team. Although the situation was…
When the Coal Commission met at the Federal Ministry of Economics at the beginning of 2019, thousands of students gathered outside the ministry at the same time to demonstrate for a rapid phase-out of coal as an energy source. The strike was organized by Luisa Neubauer, a climate activist and at that time still a geography student from Göttingen. It…
Uni Mannheim students Nelly and Maria founded their first startup Media Manufature Mannheim a few month ago. We are happy to deliver a brief message and self-description that sums up their vision for the upcoming months: Young, creative and modern – that’s Instagram and that’s us. In September 2020 we founded our first start up „Media Manufacture Mannheim“. It’s our…
When Tim Cook presented Apple's own processor for the first time in November, it heralded the beginning of an era: After the company had previously relied on processors from the manufacturers Intel and AMD, the new, self-developed processor M1 is supposed to be the entry into the development of a whole series of own processors. Why this change in strategy?…
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