9 out of 10!

May 6, 2019By Thorsten LambertusAn opinion No Comments

Failure culture is still a hot topic. Especially in Europe and its startup ecosystem. Many innovation experts suggest: celebrate failure! It’s a good thing. Embrace it. Although I fully accept that failure accompanies any innovation process just as high risks accompany high return opportunities, it is my firm belief that it should never be regarded … Read More

Accelerating against a wall!

July 15, 2017By hightechventuresAn opinion, by Thorsten Lambertus No Comments

12th batch, 12 weeks, 12 teams.. another high-quality FDays® batch ended last week and once again we had a tremendous portfolio of high-tech projects stemming from various research institutions (Fraunhofer, DLR/Helmholtz, RWTH Aachen University). The biggest challenge for us as program managers, mentors and coaches still lies in coping with the heterogeneity of technologies, targeted … Read More