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IFA NEXT - The Edge of Innovation

IFA NEXT is the think tank of IFA!

IFA TecWatch is going to move to IFA NEXT – The Edge of Innovation in hall 26. Researchers, industry professionals, start-ups and retailers meet here to present innovation and technologies, share visions and ideas and drive new developments. Sharing the new IFA NEXT area, Startups, R&D institutes and global innovation leaders find many opportunities to discuss their ideas of future technology and to create valuable B2B contacts.


Apply now for the Startup Days @ IFA NEXT!


For the fourth time the Startups Association together with the IFA are arranging the Startup Days at IFA NEXT.

A total of 100 startups have the opportunity to exhibit their startup for one day on the IFA NEXT grounds and present themselves in a 5 minute pitch to IFA visitors (end consumers, representatives from industry and politics, trade visitors, press, investors) as part of the startup program on stage.


The Startup Days are:

01.09. IOT / Wearables / Fitness & Activity

02.09. Smart Home

03.09. Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality

04.09. Digital Health

06.09. Future Mobility (automotive, car sharing, connected cars, electric driving etc.)


Select a Startup Day matching your industry and apply now!

You will exhibit with 19 other startups from your industry and pitch your startup on the IFA NEXT stage that day.


APPLY NOW by filling out the form below