Dock1 Start-up support

Dock1 is both digitally and on-site in the Audimax (basement) the place to go for all questions about self-employment and starting a business on the Flensburg campus. As a joint institution of the Europa-Universität Flensburg and the Flensburg University of Applied Sciences, the Dock1 incubator supports all students and university members free of charge on topics such as:

  • idea development and prototyping (e.g. in the FabLab IDEENREICH)
  • business model development and business planning
  • registration of business and self-employment
  • patent and trademark registration
  • marketing and sales
  • support and mentoring designed specifically for female founders
  • financing and start-up grants 
  • start-up network, growth and internationalisation

In addition, Dock1 regularly offers exciting workshops and entrepreneurship lectures, free workstations in the Audimax (basement) and access to Flensburg's start-up community. 

Dock1 in numbers:
  • about 70 start-up projects supported per year
  • about 160,000 euros in funding acquired by start-ups per year
  • 150 m2 Dock1 coworking space in the Audimax (basement)
  • about 480 participants in Dock1 events per year

If the Dock1 team cannot answer your questions straight away, they will refer you to the cross-border network of VentureWærft and the regional StartUp SH network.

Further information on start-up support at Dock1 or digitally is available on the VentureWærft homepage, by phone (+49 461 805 1496) or by email (

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