Our Partners


Knotel empowers companies to be their most productive by providing tailored, responsive spaces that flex to meet companies’ evolving needs. Named a Business Insider Top 50 Startup and New York’s Hottest New Workspace Model, Knotel has over 200 locations across more than 300.000 square meters in New York, San Francisco, London, Paris, Berlin, Los Angeles, Washington DC, and Brazil. Founded in 2016, Knotel has raised $160 million in funding. Knotel’s member network includes companies like Starbucks, Microsoft, Netflix, and Compass. Visit knotel.com to learn more

Amazon Alexa

Alexa is Amazon’s cloud-based voice service available on over 100 million of devices from Amazon and third-party device manufacturers. With Alexa, you can build natural voice experiences that offer customers a more intuitive way to interact with the technology they use every day. Our collection of tools, APIs, reference solutions, and documentation makes it easy for anyone to build with Alexa.


KPMG is a network of professional firms with around 207,000 employees in 152 countries and territories. In Germany too, KPMG is one of the leading auditing and advisory firms and has around 11,700 employees at 25 locations. Our services are divided into the following functions: Audit, Tax, Consulting and Deal Advisory. Our Audit services are focused on the auditing of consolidated and annual financial statements. The Tax function incorporates the tax advisory services provided by KPMG. Our high level of specialist know-how on business, regulatory and transaction-related issues is brought together within our Consulting and Deal Advisory functions.We have established teams of interdisciplinary specialists for key industries of the economy. These pool the experience of our experts around the world and further enhance the quality of our advisory services.


In 2007, Babbel didn’t just enter the online language learning market – they started it. Since then, a threefold challenge has driven them: Everyone. Learning. Languages. Today, Babbel is the world’s top-grossing language learning app.

With Babbel, millions of users learn 14 languages with tailored courses from 8 different display languages. Available for the web, iOS and Android, the app features bite-sized lessons that fit into everyday life. Lessons are delivered through professionally-designed, scientifically proven real-life scenarios that range from introducing oneself, to ordering food and making travel arrangements. This way, Babbel gets learners conversational right from the start, enabling them to ease into everyday conversations. In fact, 73% of Babbel’s users feel they’d be able to hold a short conversation after just five hours of using the app.

Fast Company Magazine recognized Babbel as the most innovative company in education.


Wirecard is a leading international financial services and technology company. We assist our customers to securely accept electronic payments from all sales channels, to launch innovative digital banking and payment services and to issue card- and mobile-based payment solutions for corporates and consumers. For further information, please visit our website or follow us on twitter @wirecard.


Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 477,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives.

Turbine Kreuzberg

Turbine Kreuzberg GmbH is a digital agency with strong technological expertise. As a consulting and implementation partner, the company develops future-oriented product platforms, marketplaces and individual applications and optimizes digital platforms. Turbine Kreuzberg supports companies and corporate startups with strategy, technology and design. By doing so, it enables them to realize the full potential of digital transformation. An agile organization, Turbine Kreuzberg employs more than 90 people in Berlin, Stuttgart, Leipzig and Faro (Portugal).

SO/ Berlin Das Stue

Right in the heart of the city between Tiergarten Park and the Zoo, SO/ Berlin Das Stue hotel is an elegant oasis from which you can explore this mesmerising metropolis. The classicist building in the diplomatic quarter was never meant to be a hotel. It was once home to the Royal Danish embassy. Patricia Urquiola, whose inspiring use of color and natural materials creates a truly cozy experience, designed the hotels warm atmosphere.

SO/ Berlin Das Stue are offering TOA guests a 10 % discount subject to availability. Book now using the code: TOA 2019

Hotel Gat Point Charlie

This design hotel is centrally located in Berlin’s central Mitte district, just 50 m from Checkpoint Charlie and the Friedrichstrasse shopping street. It offers free WiFi, modern rooms and great transport connections.

Hotel Gat Point Charlie are offering TOA guests a 20% discount subject to availability. Book now using the code: toa19


Discover the creative heart of Berlin at the Oranienplatz in Kreuzberg. Relax in an oasis of calm & serenity. Rest your head in grand yet intimate interior, blending a liberating sense of space & beauty with natural materials & warm lights. Enjoy outstanding food & drinks for cosmopolitans. Indulge in a lounge & bar exclusively featuring concerts with great artists living in the city.

Amano Group

The AMANO Group offers guests an authentic urban living experience and extraordinary bars and restaurants. After ten years in business the AMANO Group keeps growing. There are already five hotels in Berlin, another two will open soon. All venues are centrally located, in attractive neighborhoods and have become a firm feature of the Berlin scene. Feel the AMANO vibes and join us during your next TOA Festival!


omni:us is an Artificial Intelligence as a Service (AIaaS) provider for cognitive claims management. Built on a fully data-driven approach, omni:us is transforming the way insurers interact with their insured parties. It provides all the necessary tools and information to make fast, transparent and empathetic claims decisions, whilst improving operational efficiency and reducing loss adjustment expenses.  The company is headquartered in Berlin, with research partners in Barcelona and representations in the UK, France and the United States. 


Expertlead is a B2B matching platform for top tech freelancers: software developers, product/ project managers, data scientists, and designers. We only admit the top 5% applicants of our thorough screening process – incl. coding tests, live coding -, and support our customers on complex, digital implementation projects. 

Connected Business

It takes heart to work mindfully.We support people in bringing Mindfulness and Compassion @Work.


Dunning, Kruger & Associates (DK&A) is a digital product company. We help companies turn any idea into real products with real business value. We form lasting bonds with our clients, working closely together, sweating the details, crafting the best experiences. We build products people want to use and businesses want to own.

Eurostaff Group

Eurostaff Group is a specialist IT recruitment consultancy. From within our world, we introduce people to opportunities by adopting a solutions-driven, innovative approach. We believe in supporting everyone in reaching their career ambitions and business goals. Looking forward to talking to you about your challenges and our solutions at our booth @TOA in Berlin, 2-5 July!

IT Craft

Swiss Army knife IT department. For start-ups and corporations, from simple to complex – IT Craft designs, develops and deploys complex web and mobile projects.


DIN, the German Institute for Standardization, is the independent platform for standardization in Germany and worldwide. As a partner for industry, research and society as a whole, DIN contributes significantly to supporting the marketability of innovative solutions through standardization.


Community Partners

Pint of Science Germany
media:net brandenburg
International Design Zentrum Berlin
Berlin Loves You
Zollhof Tech Incubators
The Place Berlin
Green Alley Award
Music Tech Germany
Aticco Coworking
Accelerator Frankfurt
My Dear Drone
IxDA Berlin
Media Lab Bayern
Women Techmakers Berlin
Impact Hub Berlin
Coworking Krizovatka
Initiative Deutschland Digital
Founders institute
Silicon Drinkabout
GABA – German American Business Association
European Young Innovator Forum
Borderstep institute
next media accelerator
Germany Startup Jobs

Previous TOA Partners


Daimler AG is one of the world’s most successful automotive companies. Digitalization is affecting all areas of the group and shapes its transformation from an automobile company to a provider of mobility services. With the DigitalLife@Daimler initiative digital transformation is promoted across all divisions at Daimler, focusing on four pillars: transform, ideate, collaborate and change – with people at the center. Thereby innovation and ideation are key to success. Witness how the future of mobility is being designed and meet Daimler at Tech Open Air 2018!

BCG Digital Ventures

BCG Digital Ventures is a corporate investment and incubation firm. We invent, build, scale and invest in startups with the world’s most influential companies. We share risk and invest alongside our corporate and startup partners via a range of collaborative options.


Cobinhood is a cryptocurrencies exchange, provides immediate listing on tokens underwritten and works to build a consensus algorithms of blockchain technology advance, real-time order bookmaking matching to become feasible and build a decentralized high-frequency trading.

Google for Entrepreneurs

Google for Entrepreneurs brings together startup communities and creates spaces to learn, share ideas, and build companies that will change the world. Along coworking spaces and community programs across 125 countries, Google for Entrepreneurs also creates Campuses where entrepreneurs get mentorship, and trainings led by experienced entrepreneurs, and teams from Google. Opening next: Campus Berlin!


With a footprint in more than 20 countries, 43,700 employees, and external revenue of 7.9 billion euros (2016), T-Systems is one of the world’s leading vendor independent providers of digital services headquartered in Europe. T-Systems is partnering its customers as they address the digital transformation. The company offers integrated solutions for business customers. The Deutsche Telekom subsidiary offers one-stop shopping: from the secure operation of legacy systems and classical ICT services, the transition to cloud-based services (including international networks, tailored infrastructure, platforms and software) as well as new business models and innovation projects in the Internet of Things. T-Systems can provide all this thanks to its global reach in fixed-network and mobile communications, its highly secure data centers, a comprehensive cloud ecosystem built around standardized platforms and global partnerships, and the ability to offer top levels of security.

Keller Sports

By combining online with offline experiences, Keller Sports succeeds in providing an online shop for premium sports products, and a platform offering services that enable users to lead a sporty lifestyle. With innovative ideas for all aspects of an active, healthy life, this Munich-based company is one of this year’s official TOA partners.

Delivery Hero

Based in Berlin, Delivery Hero is the leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace. We promote delivery service in the digital age, helping our customers find their favorite foods easily and conveniently from home, from work, or on the road. We employ 6,000+ staff plus thousands of employed riders across 40+ countries, with 35 number one market positions.


Lisk is a blockchain application platform whose mission is to bring blockchain technology to the mainstream through an SDK (Sidechain Development Kit) written in JavaScript, the most commonly used programming language in the world. Lisk’s SDK enables developers to build powerful and scalable blockchain applications, including custom tokens. Headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, Lisk raised over 14,000 Bitcoins during its ICO in March 2016.


Ottonova is the first entirely digital health insurance in Germany – and as such the first of its kind in Europe. The Munich based Startup is the first newly found private health insurance provider in the last 17 years and acts as independent risk carrier.


Find a car around you, open it with your phone and get going. Thanks to Drivy’s fast growing community of private and professional owners there’s always a Drivy nearby and ready to go. So that you can get where you want to, whenever you want.


TravelPerk is revolutionizing the business travel industry by offering companies of any size a simple, powerful and beautifully designed tool to book and manage all their travel in one place. Its platform provides the world’s largest inventory and 24/7 customer support, 100% free. TravelPerk is backed by proven investors like Spark Capital.

Solaris Bank

solarisBank is the first banking platform with a full banking license which enables companies to offer their own financial products. Through APIs, partners gain access to solarisBank’s modular services including payments and e-money, lending, digital banking as well as services provided by integrated third party providers. Through this, solarisBank creates a highly developed technological banking ecosystem for fintechs, established digital companies, as well as banks and corporates.


The Bringmeister GmbH is one of the leading companies on the young and fast growing e-food market. As part of the EDEKA Group we combine the entrepreneurial spirit from EDEKA with the innovative power and agility of an e-commerce business. We offer our customers the whole range of a quality supermarket and deliver their orders with our own infrastructure. Our team bursts with drive and commitment, and works hard to provide the perfect shopping experience for our customers.


The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. Founded in Stuttgart, Germany, in 1886 by Robert Bosch, it employs now roughly 402,000 associates worldwide. As a leading IoT company, we offer innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected industry. We use our expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source.


MeetFrank is a Secret Recruitment App that shows you who wants to hire you and what are they willing to pay. Launched only 5 months ago, MeetFrank has already attracted more than 75k people and 1’100 companies in it’s undercover job market, making it the fastest growing HR startup in Europe.


Deliveroo is an on-demand food delivery service that stands for a new and revolutionary food experience. Deliveroo for Business offers companies a wide range of services with a huge variety of food to fuel their hard work! It provides full visibility and control to make life easier for office managers looking for customizing their account.

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