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Interested in finding out what’s going on at MotionLab.Berlin and what the hardtech world is currently up to? On our blog you will find many exciting stories all around our members, valuable knowledge about hardtech, prototyping, startup funding, new innovation trends and technologies and much more. 

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This is Hoop Solar, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on a energy efficient and smart farming solution for greenhouses.
Programs

This is Hoop Solar | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Hoop Solar’s lightweight rotating solar modules bring green energy to greenhouses, improving horticulture and crop production. Their smart farming solution provides optimal light conditions while generating clean energy, making farming more efficient and sustainable. Get to know Hoop Solar and their program journey!

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This is OTO Mobility, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on a electric micro mobility solution for urban transport.
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This is OTO Mobility | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Curious about new ways of sustainable urban transport? OTO Mobility’s electric vehicle combines fun and safety with practicality. See how this micro mobility solution is tailored for urban life and join us in exploring OTO Mobility’s journey through our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator.

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This is Redivivum, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on a sorting automation technology for textile recycling and a circular fashion industry.
Programs

This is Redivivum | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Discover how Redivivum is transforming textile recycling with their innovative sorting automation solution, paving the way for a more sustainable future in the fashion industry. Get to know the team, their journey in our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator Program, and future plans!

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This is SPAIA, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on innovative plattform to measure environmental impact and monitor insect populations.
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This is SPAIA | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Step into the world of SPAIA as they unveil their approach to environmental impact monitoring. Learn how they’re leveraging insect data to drive positive change in biodiversity and ecosystem health. Get to know their journey in our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator and future plans!

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This is luft.energy, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on innovative and sustainable climate tech solution for heating.
Programs

This is luft.energy | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Did you know that heating accounts for 51% of the global energy demand? luft.energy – the fourth startup in Batch 3 of our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator Program is on a mission to change this. With their innovative climate tech solution, they want to make heating more sustainable.

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This is VoltVogel, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on innovative, flexible and sustainable electric vehicle charging solution.
Programs

This is VoltVogel | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Curious about the future of electric vehicle charging? This is VoltVogel and their flexiblecharging solution based on AI and robotics, paving the way for a more convenient and sustainable mobility. Join us as we delve into their innovation, the team and learn about their process in our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator Program in Batch 3.

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This is the team of MAD, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation who are working on innovative climbing gear mad of sustainable materials.
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This is MAD | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Discover the future of climbing innovation with sustainable materials. Learn how MAD is reshaping the climbing industry with their eco-friendly approach to gear manufacturing. Get to know the startup out of our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator Program batch 3, their journey and future plans!

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General

From idea to MVP – Hardware Prototyping Bootcamp 2024

Join us on a journey of prototyping and MVP mastery as we review the various masterclasses and key takeaways from our recent Hardware Prototyping Bootcamp. Get to know all tips and insights of our experts on the most important areas of hardware product development.

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This is the team of NanoMatter, one of the startups out of batch 3 of our MotionLab.Berlin Startup accelerator program Hardtech Innovation.
Programs

This is NanoMatter | Hardtech Innovation Batch 3

Explore the innovative world of semiconductor technology with NanoMatter’s cutting-edge computer chips. Using advanced and innovative materials like TMD, NanoMatter is revolutionizing computing by creating chips that are thinner, faster, and more energy-efficient. Join us as we delve into the journey of this deep tech startup out of our Hardtech Innovation Accelerator Program batch 3!

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Community

#NetworkInMotion – MotionLab.Berlin Partner Brunch 2024

At MotionLab.Berlin, we believe in the power of connections to drive innovation and foster collaboration for a more sustainable future. Following the success of our first Partner Dinner in January 2024, where stakeholders gathered to build a purpose-driven ecosystem, we continued our journey with our next #NetworkInMotion event on the topic of global expansion: Our Partner Brunch!

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This was the CIEE community event, where our hardtech startup community was able to ask all their questions on the internship program of CIEE.
Partnerships

Fostering learning & collaboration – MotorSkins & CIEE

Collaboration, creativity, and openness are at the core of the MotorSkin team culture. Part of this spirit is embodied by their younger team members – the engineering students they welcome for short-term internships. The partnership between MotionLab.Berlin and CIEE facilitates hassle-free internship programs that fit different startup’s working styles. Find out more!

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We celebrated the partnership of MotionLab.Berlin and Prusa 3D in our brand new 3D printer Lab.
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Presenting our new Prusa 3D Hub

MotionLab.Berlin has officially partnered with Prusa 3D to launch an exciting 3D printing lab. Yesterday we celebrated the launch of this vibrant community-driven 3D printer lab that aims to foster collaboration, creativity, and connection. Discover your possibilities and get to know the printers!

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Here you can see Sebastian Schwenke from BACB giving insights on the Fundraising Process for BA Money.
Community

Key Takeaways – Strategic Funding Bootcamp 2024

Behind the scenes & expert tips: MotionLab.Berlin’s latest Strategic Funding Bootcamp, where experts shared essential fundraising insights for startups, from navigating investment terrains to mastering investment essentials and unlocking the grant landscape. Get to know all key takeaways on the most important areas of startup fundraising!

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That was our MotionLab.Berlin Partner Dinner 2024, where we invited all core partners to conntect each other to work together towards a more sustainable future
Community

The first MotionLab.Berlin Partner Dinner 2024

Last week it finally happened, a dream for all of us at MotionLab.Berlin became reality, we hosted our very first annual Partner Dinner with the vision of building a purpose-driven ecosystem where people from different sectors connect with each other with the shared goal to support hardtech startups to work together towards a more sustainable future. Discover all the highlights of the event!

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This agriculture technology based on fogponics is developed by Lite&Fog. Here you can see the model M.
General

This is Lite&Fog | The MotionLab.Ventures startup portfolio

Today we would like to introduce you to the startup out of our MotionLab.Ventures startup portfolio that has been with us since the very beginning: Lite&Fog. Lite&Fog, a pioneer in the agricultural industry, revolutionising farming through fogponics technology. Get to know Lite&Fog and their innovation!

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Our hardtech community is home to over 70 hardtech startups within the fields of Clean Tech, Health Tech, Mobility, Internet of Things, Aero & Space Tech, renewable energies, smart cities, AgriTech and much more. They are the cornerstone of new innovative technologies and products. Only with their help, with the solutions they develop and with their passion for their hardtech ideas, will we be able to tackle issues like global warming, scarcity of resources and poverty together. Therefore, it is no surprise that we always have something new and exciting to share, discuss and discover. All these news, stories, innovation trends, opinions and many inspiring people from our entire entrepreneurship ecosystem will be presented here. You want to stay up to date in the hardtech world? Then this is the right place for you!

As part of our blog, we are always interested in exploring current innovation trends and developments. We therefore offer you the opportunity to share stories about your startup and your innovations. Or maybe you would like to write a guest article about an important topic in the hardtech world and share exciting insights with our community? Just get in touch with us!

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