Built Environment

We focus on innovative business ideas and scalable deep tech start-ups in the fields of civil and environmental engineering, architecture and design, with societal impact and a special focus on AI in the Built World.

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Teams we work with

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Our education offers

Disruptive ideas are the key to transform the construction & real estate industry into a sustainable and liveable future. By participating in our interdisciplinary offerings you will be able to dive into your individual idea-finding process and discover, develop & elaborate on its potential. Benefit from domain experts' support & guidance.


Our Co-Creation & Co-Working Space gives you the chance to interact and communicate, while phoneboxes and a lounge room offer the opportunity for more in-depth meetings. Individual offices are available to you and your start-up on a long-term basis, after consultation and depending on the stage of development.

In addition, you have access to the Laboratories of many TUM locations for prototyping and further development.



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Tobias Förtsch

Managing Director

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Christos Chantzaras

Managing Director

Team Member Jason Textor

Jason Textor

StartUp Pipeline Manager

Project Manager

Julia Carstens

Project Manager

Student Assitant

Kilian Zeier

Student Assistant

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Christina Schwalm

Student Assistant

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Paula Houwald

Student Assistant

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Prof. Kathrin Dörfler

Academic Director

Professor Konrad Nübel

Prof. Konrad Nübel

Academic Director

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Prof. Frank Petzold

Entrepreneurship Ambassador Architecture

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Manuel Götzendorfer

Venturing Director

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Florian Jäger

Start-up Consultant

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Susanne Oxé

Office Manager


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