Stuttgart Innovation Award 2021

June 11, 2021

Innovative companies and start-ups from Stuttgart wanted!

"Stuttgart is an economically strong and innovative city. Technological leadership, inventiveness and the creativity of the minds make up the Stuttgart spirit of our economy. The Stuttgart City Council and I want to flank the ongoing innovation and transformation process in a way that is open to technology, constructive and with conviction. Therefore, it is a special pleasure for me to encourage and invite you to participate in the first Stuttgart Business and Innovation Award 2021," said Dr. Frank Nopper, Lord Mayor of the State Capital Stuttgart .

"The Stuttgart Business and Innovation Award honors cross-sector products and solutions that are forward-looking or have added value compared to previous solutions. Innovations that shape the future, improve resource consumption and climate protection, and advance digitalization exist in all sectors of the economy. With this award, we want to put the focus on your developments and improvements."

The jury

Competent and experienced representatives from business, science and the media form the jury of the 1st Stuttgart Innovation Award. Chaired by Mayor Dr. Frank Nopper, they judge the submitted applications, which have previously been professionally reviewed by experts. In a joint jury meeting, the jurors will decide on the nominees and winners for the 2021 award by the beginning of October. The head of our Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Research, Prof. Alexander Brem, is also part of the jury.

The application

Applications are still possible until July 1, 202:  

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To the website of the Stuttgart Innovation Award


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Melanie Minderjahn


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