Innovationsmarathon 2017

On the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh), the GDCh raises in cooperation with the BVDS the question:

Chemiewende – How can we create a new founding era in chemistry?

As part of the public sessions, invited experts gave speeches on #chemiewende. Among those,

Professor John Warner, Warner Babcock Institute,
Achim Halpaap, UN Environment
Paul Hohnen, Sustainability Strategies
Professor Hannes Rothe, Freie Universität Berlin

Within 24 hours, 7 teams created solutions for stakeholders to accelerate the #chemiewende. All solutions can be found on the following pages:

Team Incubator
Team Start-ups
Team Politics
Team Science
Team Industry
Team Investors
Team Press

It has been organized by assistant professor Hannes Rothe, Andreas Voss and Stefan Hanke. The concept was created in collaboration with the German Startup Association. You will find further information about the event and the anniversary in general on the pages of the GDCh.

This website is solely dedicated to display the results of the Hackathon-Event taking place on September 12th and 13th at the Department of Information Systems at Freie Universität Berlin (Google Maps Location here).