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High School Students Interviewed Young Entrepreneurs

High School Students Interviewed Young Entrepreneurs

"Shaping the Future of Entrepreneurship in Germany and the US"  - a Wunderbar Together initiative

What a great opportunity for our students to get in touch - together with students from Tenafly High School - with Hasso Plattner Institute & HPI School of Design Thinking alumni and founders! Thank you for the insightful talks!

Shaping the Future of Entrepreneurship in Germany and the US

Interviewing Entrepreneurs

High school students from Tenafly High School (NJ) and GISSV interviewed entrepreneurs - introducing you to innovative companies and their founders. The founders, who are alumni of the Hasso Plattner Institut (HPI), shared their personal experiences and inspiring stories to give you a behind-the-scenes look at the challenges and rewards of starting a company.

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#01 | Sebastian Pasewaldt, Co-Founder & CTO of Digital Masterpieces
#02 | Daniel Taschik, Co-Founder & CTO of Masters
#03 | Jerome Lange, Co-Founder of koppla
#04 | Philipp Hommelsheim, Co-Founder & CEO of Carmino
#05 | Lauren Braun, President and Founder of Alma Sana
#06 | Joel Kaczmarek, Co-Founder & CEO of Digital Kompakt
#07 | Willi Ibbeken, Co-Founder & CEO of Inspora
#08 | Marvin Killing, Co-Founder of PlaytestCloud
#09 | Norman Rzepka, Co-Founder of scalable minds
#10 | Frederik Görtelmeyer, Co-Founder of Cultway
#11 | Sven Mischkewitz, Co-Founder of ThinkSono
#12 | Konstantin Dobler, Simon Shabo and Nataniel Müller, Co-Founders of Nailvision
#13 | Rami-Habib Eid-Sabbagh, Co-Founder and CBDO of Lana Labs
#14 | Nils Karn, Kennedy Tokrura and Ihsan Sukumana from Mitigant

Live Event with Panel Discussion

Part of the project was a life event on Wednesday, October 27, 2021: Successful entrepreneurs (Hasso-Plattner-Institut alumni), the director of HPI’s School of Entrepreneurship, and the executive director of Lehigh University’s Baker Institute for Entrepreneurship, Creativity & Innovation came together for an inspiring panel discussion.

See the discussion as well as interviews by students from Tenafly and GISSV in the following video:

About the Project

"Shaping the Future of Entrepreneurship in Germany and the US" is part of the Wunderbar Together initiative funded by Germany's Federal Foreign Office. Wunderbar Together is dedicated to building new bridges between Germany and the United States while intensifying existing collaborations between the two countries.