Start Up-Area

		Start Up Area

Top event for founders: off to SHK ESSEN 2020

Whether digitalisation, smart home or energy management systems – the ever-changing HVAC industry offers a wealth of opportunities for inventive entrepreneurs to get off to a successful start with a new idea. The Start Up-Area premiering at SHK ESSEN 2020 is designed to support you in this endeavour. Your innovative business ideas, products and services can make a big impact here. Meet from Tuesday, 10 March to Friday, 13 March 2020 experienced industry insiders and established manufacturers while expanding your network.

Your benefits

  • Own exhibition stand:
    • We give your ideas space. The presentation area for participating start-ups is 4 sqm and ready for immediate occupancy - bar table, bar stool, brochure stands, etc. are provided (see factsheet).
  • Startup Pitch:
    • 15 minutes of glamour on stage
      Spot on for your startup. Present your business model for 10 minutes and then answer the questions of your audience.
  • Speed-Dating:
    • We only link you to the Best Matches
      Meet exactly the right people for intelligent speed dating from our partner Innoloft. An algorithm finds the perfect match for you.
  • Exhibitor Meet & Greet:
    • Contacts to exhibiting companies
      If you still feel like exchanging ideas with other exhibitors after the day at the fair, come to the Exhibitors' Reception every evening and network with contacts who did not have time to visit during the day.


You can find an overview of the participating exhibitors here .