We are delighted to present you the Tech Tour NRW Green 2023 Programme which is going to take place in Dusseldorf, Germany on 19 September, 2023 with an exciting live event.


The Tech Tour NRW Green Programme is designed to help start-ups based in North Rhine -Westphalia region developing tech solutions in the broad green/sustainability areas to boost their investment readiness and build relations with investors. Entrepreneurs get exposure to potential strategic partners and investors, networking opportunities with corporate investors and venture capitalists through participation in a 4-month programme and series of online and onsite activities.


The Programme is organised by Tech Tour and co-hosted by Global Entrepreneurship Center (GEC) and NRW.BANK.


Meet 30 game-changers in Sustainability
19 September, 2023 in Dusseldorf, Germany
  • Investment and partnership around around 30 selected emerging companies from the NRW region
  • Innovation in 9 different subsectors: Renewables, Energy Efficiency, CCU, ESG Digital models, Bioeconomy, Materials, Mobility & Transport/Logistics, Blue Economy, Construction & Infrastructure
  • Emerging phase: companies seeking seed and series A phase or revenues strong traction seeking also strategic partnerships, selected from the NRW region
  • Selection or invitation-only for the best entrepreneurs and most active investors, corporations, and governmental experts
seasoned investors
ranked companies
thematic areas

Pitching Sessions &
One2One Meetings

Benefits of attending the event:
  • Enjoy 1-full day of networking, one2one meetings, and listening to impactful speakers
  • Meet and listen to the pitches of the top 30 innovative emerging companies in the NRW region
  • Meet and network with 45+ investors from all over Europe - investor, corporate, cluster and expert guests
  • Gain leadership recognition and visibility
  • Attract investment and partnerships, and promote your capacity and potential

Is this for me?
The programme is designed to help start-ups developing tech solutions in the following sectors:
Registration is open until 11 July 2023!

Programme Timeline:
  • Company application period: 13 April - 11 July 2023
  • Company selection announced: 15 August 2023
  • Onsite networking event/forum: 19 September 2023 in Dusseldorf, Germany