Bundesverband Deutsche Startups e.V. (German Startups Association) is the representative and voice of startups in Germany. Its mission is to connect founders, startups, and investors with each other to create a broad network. By fostering these relationships, the GSA builds bridges between global startup hubs, nations and continents. As of November 2014, the GSA has 400 members including startups, student entrepreneurship initiatives and major corporations.


Berlin Startups is the Berlin Chapter of the German Startups Association. A non-profit organization dedicated to promoting a vibrant entrepreneurial culture in Germany, shared learning and a positive business image. We organize Startup related events such as Startup Camp Berlin, Pitch Marathon, Failcon and Startup Lounge. supplies up to date information and highlights news about the German internet startup and venture capital scene on a daily basis. Interviews, portraits of individual startups and founders, as well as market census data on interesting segments complete the wealth of deutsche startup’s daily news reports.