HIPA – Hessian Israel Partnership Accelerator

HIPA is a 1 month fellowship where young Israeli and German innovators team up to determine how to best leverage technology for a new application. The teams will deliver use-cases for German corporates to welcome an technological advancement in their firm.

The goal of HIPA is to introduce a new application of Israeli technology to the German market.

By uniting the German and Israeli tech-ecosystems and exposing the different styles of entrepreneurship, HIPA fellows & partners are shaping international innovation processes.

How it works

Germany
Frankfurt, Week 1

Meet the companies, Form teams, Perform market research, Determine your company’s technological needs, Receive training & exclusive workshops

Israel
Israel, Weeks 2 & 3

Scout Israeli technology, Dive into Israeli ecosystem, Research and meet startups and technnologists, Develop initial use-cases

Germany
Frankfurt, Week 4

Built implementation strategy, Bridge Israeli startup and German corporate, Receive training from technology consultants and legal experts

Are you the right fit?

We select a diverse group of top-performing students and young professionals (less than 5 years after graduation) from across Israel and Hessen. The talent has varying backgrounds including engineering, design and business. The common theme is their fresh perspective, innovative thinking and understanding of technology and its application to a business.

Full-time participation for 4 weeks during the month of September is required.

Talent

Entrepreneurial
Creative solutions and untraditional thinking.

Team-Oriented
Working with new cultures in new cities.

Skills
Coding, Designing, Business Modeling, Product.

Responsible
This month will require great organization and attention to detail.

Companies

Entrepreneurial
Drive for innovation.

Team-Oriented
Working virtually with international colleagues demands strong teamwork.

Expertise
As a leader in your field, you enjoy sharing your wisdom.

Network
Build your company by working with top talent.

Your Benefits

Talent

Gateway
German corporates and the Israeli startup scene.

Opportunity
Scout new technology.

Chance To
Be the bridge between a German corporate and Israeli startup.

Companies

Innovate
receive a tailor-made solution for your business.

Recruit
Build your company by working with top talent.

Share
your wisdom and industry experience.