Connective Cities Dialogue Events: Promoting Innovative and Sustainable Start-ups
The international city platform Connective Cities provides global and demand-based services to improve the cooperation of urban practitioners. It enhances the exchange of best practices, expert knowledge, solution-oriented consulting and creates partnership opportunities among stakeholders in the event.
Connective Cities addresses questions related to regional economic development driven by sustainable policies and strategies. It illustrates best practices in the overarching fields of good urban governance, integrated urban development, and support of local economic development strategies.
Held in Berlin in December 2014, the Connective Cities dialogue event focused on “Promoting Innovative and Sustainable Start-ups” and Borderstep director Klaus Fichter delivered a keynote address on “entrepreneurial ecosystems: internationalization as a key trend.”
Special Issue on Assessing and forecasting the sustainability impact of new ventures 21.10.2020
The Journal of Cleaner Production is planning a special issue to evaluate and forecast the impact of start-ups on sustainability. Borderstep director Prof. Dr. Klaus Fichter is guest editor. Proposals can be submitted. More
Green start-ups need more tailwind 21.07.2020
An article on the Bertelsmann Foundation's innovation platform presents the Green Startup Monitor 2020. The team of authors analyzes which forms of funding help the community. One example is the StartGreen Award, which Borderstep has been presenting since 2015 as part of the Startup Week Germany. More