About Plug and Play
Plug and Play Tech Center has over 20 locations in Silicon Valley, Germany, Spain, Singapore, China and Brazil, making it one of the biggest and most experienced accelerator operators. Having looked after more than 6000 startups since it was founded ten years ago, Plug and Play has grown with a technical focus and venture capitals to become the world's largest global accelerator. Therefore, Plug and Play works with around 300 industry partners and 180 partners from the venture capital scene. Plug and Play organises over 365 events all over the world every year in order to connect startups and investors and operates also as an investor with around 160 investments per year. In Germany Plug and Play operates two accelerator programs, together with Daimler AG, ARENA2036 e.V. and the University of Stuttgart, the innovation platform STARTUP AUTOBAHN and together with the Axel Springer SE the accelerator Axel Springer Plug and Play.
Project involvement within ARENA2036
Plug and Play plays a part in ARENA2036 with its extensive expertise in construction and support of startups as well as network building. The search is focused on startups with hardware and / or software focus in the field mobility of the future. This expertise and international network is bundled together with the skills of the other partners in the innovation platform STARTUP AUTOBAHN. The aim is to anchor startup culture in Stuttgart and build a new startup ecosystem in the region.