Anwaltssprechtag IHK

The Lawyers’ Day of the Industrie und Handelskammer offers founders and those interested in founding a company the opportunity to obtain individual information about the legal aspects involved in founding a company.

Steuerberatertag IHK

The Tax consultant day of the Industrie und Handelkammer offers founders and those interested in setting up a company the opportunity to obtain individual information on the tax aspects involved in setting up a company.

Startup- und Unternehmerforum (Cornexion GmbH)

The Start-up and Entrepreneurs’ Forum aims to give new impulses to the Emsland region and mediate networks between local entrepreneurs and regional and supra-regional networks from the start-up scene, industry experts and investors in order to mediate between these two groups and create new food for thought and networks.

Löwendinner (Cornexion GmbH)

The Cornexion GmbH Löwendinner is a networking event that primarily addresses medium-sized companies in order to link them with regional start-ups and thus facilitate profitable cooperation for both sides. At the Löwendinner, cooperation and participation is the focus of the event.

Cornexion GmbH

CORNEXION is a new online matching platform for start-ups and medium-sized businesses. The platform links German medium-sized businesses with innovative start-ups and capital. Regardless of whether it’s a collaboration, direct investment or loose cooperation: entrepreneurs and investors use the CORNEXION network to find the right start-ups for the challenges of the future.


The it.emsland supports regional companies and start-ups with IT problems and offers events, workshops, seminars and information sessions on topics related to digitalisation, cloud computing, IT security, IT law, digital communication as well as business and start-ups.

Campus convention (Campus Lingen)

The Campus Convention offers university members, business representatives and interested members of the public the opportunity to present themselves by means of posters, short lectures and project presentations and to get into conversation with students and university members.

Seniorenexperten IHK

The offer of the IHK offers the possibility to exchange ideas with senior experts in order to benefit from their knowledge, experience or know-how. The offer is aimed at both start-ups and existing companies.

Wirtschaftsförderung Papenburg

The Wirtschaftsförderung Papaenburg is a public institution which provides information, advice and support on economic issues relating to the Region.

Wirtschaftförderung Meppen

The Wirtschaftsförderung Meppen is a public institution which provides information, advice and support on economic issues relating to the region.

Wirtschaftsförderung Lingen

The Wirtschaftsförderung Lingen is a public institution which provides information, advice and support on economic issues relating to the region.

EX-EL (Existenzgründungsintitative Emsland)

EX- EL is an association of regional advice centres for business start-ups, which aim to provide practical assistance for regional start-ups with a wide range of information and advice services as well as seminars, lectures and information events.

Unternehmensnetzwerk (Emsland GmbH)

The Unternehmensnetzwerk of the Emsland GmbH is a network of companies which, as a communication platform, offers the possibility of networking as entrepreneurs or founders of new businesses from a wide range of sectors and to exchange information on specific topics.

Gründerzentrum Ems-Tal

The Gründerzentrum Emstal offers business start-ups the possibility of renting premises at low prices, competent support and flexible working space in the form of offices, storage facilities and workshops. Furthermore, there is good internet and good transport connections.

IT-Zentrum Lingen

The IT-Zenturm Lingen offers start-ups the opportunity to rent event rooms, use the co-working spaces and rent office space. Several IT companies are already located in the IT-Zentrum Lingen, so that a good local network can also be accessed.

Nachfolge-Initiative über Handwerkskammer

The follow-up initiative of the Handwerkskammer is aimed at craftsmen who are considering becoming self-employed and would like to make it easier for them to take over an existing business by offering advice.