Meet the Impact Hub Berlin Makers
We’re a team of thinkers and doers, movers and shakers, storytellers and bridge-builders – but above all, we’re impact innovation enthusiasts who create a home for radical ideas that create positive social change.
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Common problems require collaborative action. These are some of our allies:
Boston consulting group
The Boston Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. They partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprise.
social entrepreneurship academy
The Social Entrepreneurship Academy was launched in 2010 as a joint initiative between the four university-based entrepreneurship centres in Munich. Under the slogan ‘Education for Societal Change’, their network educates social entrepreneurs and changemakers. It also instils entrepreneurial thinking in all disciplines and promotes social impact as a priority with its partner organisations.
Established in 2017, the Social Entrepreneurship Network Germany (SEND) connects social enterprises nationwide and voices the interests and needs of the sector in the political sphere. With different regional and professional groups, its members work on joint initiatives and on strengthening social entrepreneurship in Germany.
As an expert in the field of sustainable development and international education, the German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) is dedicated to shaping a future worth living around the world. The GIZ has over 50 years of experience in a wide variety of areas, including economic development and employment promotion, energy and the environment, and peace and security.
TU CENTRE FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Strengthening the startup ecosystem within Berlin’s University of Technology is the Centre for Entrepreneurship’s focus. With direct access to the substantial resources of the seven faculties, the CfE develops startup ideas and teams while nurturing the startup mentality within a technological and knowledge-based environment.
HPI SCHOOL OF DESIGN THINKING
The Hasso-PIattner-Institut School of Design Thinking has taken a pioneering role in the development and dissemination of Design Thinking. The focus of the HPI School in Potsdam lies in the teaching method, the cooperation with project partners and the research and further development of Design Thinking.
tbd* community is a Berlin-based social business. Since April 2014, tbd* has been crowdsourcing jobs, events, news and information that make doing good easier. tbd* is not a traditional jobs platform or news site, but rather a resource for effective social change.
The Beam is a tri-annual print and digital publication featuring interviews, perspectives and articles from global experts in the field of climate action and sustainable development.
Interested in collaborating?
We’re always keen to hear from those who want to increase their impact by partnering on projects and programmes. Send a message to our team and they’ll be in touch.