Tech Tour NRW Programme


Meet over 60 game-changers in Digital, Health and Sustainability


  • Investment and partnership around 30 selected emerging companies from the NRW region
  • Innovation in 3 different sectors: Digital, Health and Sustainability
  • Emerging phase: companies seeking seed and series A phase or revenues strong traction seeking also strategic partnerships, selected from the NRW region
  • Programme with 9 online sessions or services for selection, strategy, meetings and recognition
  • Exchange of contacts and participation in an online collaborative programme


Are you ready to show up and make a difference?




Is this for me?

Are you a startup from the NRW region, developing tech solutions in the Digital, Health and Sustainability field?

You need to be an early stage NRW startup looking for seed or series A investment in one of the following subsectors: 

  • Digital
  • Health
  • Sustainability


This program is for companies that want to refine their strategies, secure investment, ones that seek investments as well as those looking for new opportunities and approaches. It will challenge you to transform your technology into solutions that will make our society healthier, happier, and more sustainable.


Join us for a collaborative session and see how it works.


How can I join?

You need to register, submit your online application and an up-to-date presentation, and be chosen by a Selection Committee of active investors.


Registration is open until 13th of November!



The program lasts for 4 months, and all sessions are divided into 4 main areas of focus. Below is an indicative table to show what we are going to address in each area.

Bear in mind that these are the main areas of focus but during each quarter there will be a mixture of the types of sessions and the areas they address.






Focuses on self-assessment done by you, and selection, and reviews by the investors. Only the top startups are approved.

Helps face your trials and tribulations through a series of collaboration and challenge sessions, a dry run, and a pitching session.

Concentrated on building the right strategic partnerships in and outside Europe as well as includes a live event

The last area is about sharing your story and impact with the world.





Application Deadline: 13th November

Selection Reviews: 13th November -24th November

Kick-off Session for Entrepreneurs (Road Maps) - 7th-8th January

Academy (Dry-run for entrepreneurs) - 26th-27th January

Opening Tour (Partner & Participants Overview Session)- 2nd February

Pitching Sessions & One2One Meetings - 9th-10th February


Selection Committee

*to be announced soon





100% participation. Expect a total of 24+ hours and additional time for self-preparation and teamwork.



The program spans over 1 quarter of 4 months. 

Spots are limited to 30.