“Ask an Investor” with Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund

16.07.2024 • 10.15 am–11:30 am

This workshop is organized together with our partner institutions:

  • Boehringer Ingelheim

Calling all visionary PhD students and postdocs in the world of life sciences, biotech and digital health! Are you ready to turn your groundbreaking research into a thriving startup? Join us for an exclusive online event that will ignite your entrepreneurial spirit and set you on the path to success. Meet the Investor: Connect with an investor who has a keen eye for innovation. Pitch your Idea: Take the opportunity to showcase your innovation and receive firsthand feedback in a supportive environment. Don't miss this opportunity to bridge the gap between academia and entrepreneurship! Join us on 16 July for an event of inspiration, networking, and game-changing ideas. Your startup journey starts here. Register here and embark on a journey that could reshape your future!



Our workshops are tailored to PhDs and postdocs of all disciplines, as well as early-career researchers and academic staff.

Our workshops are held in English. They are intended for participants at level B2 or higher of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

We use the Zoom video conferencing software for our online workshops and webinars.

Participation in our workshops and webinars is free of charge.

You will receive a confirmation email approx. 14 days before the beginning of the workshop. Make sure to check your SPAM folder. This email will include the login data for Zoom and the login for the event page, where you can access the workshop’s agenda. If the workshop is full, you will be placed on a waiting list and notified if a place becomes available. If you have not received a confirmation, you may apply again for a different workshop.

It is important to us that the workshops bring together a diverse group of participants from different disciplines and universities. We currently admit up to 35 participants per workshop. If all places are filled, we will place you on our waiting list and inform you if a place becomes available.

If you have difficulty registering online, try using a different browser. If you are still unable to register online, please send an email to: workshops@falling-walls.com.

You can write an e-mail to workshops@falling-walls.com


This workshop takes place online via zoom. The link will be provided upon enrollment.


Annette Langendorf

Participant & Alumni Management


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