getSTARTed - Impact, Innovation, Your Studies and You

Introduction days for first semester students



"getSTARTed - Impact, Innovation, Your Studies and You," HM & SCE's introductory days for first-year students.


Two days,

Friday 21 April from 16:00 to 20:00 and

Saturday 22 April from 9:00 to 21:00 (including closing ceremony).


SCE Steelcase Creative Hall, Heßstraße 89, 80797 Munich, Germany

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You want to...

Meet students from your faculty and others?
Try out problem solving, ideation and prototyping?
Be creative and have fun?
Develop your own innovative ideas?
... and change the world for the better?
Then come to getSTARTed - Impact, Innovation, Your Studies and You, the introduction days for first semester students in the summer semester 2023!


Procedure & Contents

As a freshman (1), you have the opportunity to make a difference from day one.

For this purpose,"getSTARTed - Impact, Innovation, Your Studies and You" will take place for the third time in the summer semester 2023 in the form of a 2-day interactive and interdisciplinary workshop.

In this workshop you will develop your problem-solving skills, use your creativity and implement your ideas directly through practical prototyping. You will have the opportunity to meet and collaborate with like-minded first-year students from different faculties.

How can we contribute to the sustainable development of the city? Design ideas with other students on how you can make society and the future a little bit better.

The workshop is hands-on, varied and fun. You'll gain skills and the confidence to tackle any challenge. Whether you want to make a positive impact on the world or simply build your skills; this workshop is your opportunity to start.

Here you will learn in a fun and practical way important content that will be of great use to you in the further course of your studies but also in your later professional life - be it employed, self-employed or even as a founder:in your own start-up.

(1) You are already in the 2nd to 4th semester? You missed this workshop in the 1st semester? Then you are cordially invited to join us this time.


Friday, April 21   Saturday, April 22  
15:45 Check-In 9:00 Welcome & Warm-Up Activity
16:30 Welcome & Overview Program 9:15 Visual Thinking and Working
17:00 Introduction to the topic 9:30 Team Work - Problem Finding
17:30 Getting to know the participants 10:15 Input: How are ideas born?
18:00 Team Building & Team Building Exercises/Games 10:30 Team Work - Generating Ideas
19:00 Team Work 11:30 Ideas become reality: Prototyping
20:00 End 12:00 Lunch
    13:00 Team Work - Producing and testing prototypes
    17:00 Input: How to present briefly and crisply
    17:15 Teamwork - Finalizing prototypes & presentations
    19:00 Idea presentations
    20:00 Closing
    20:15 Food, drinks & celebration


Morten Edzards Education
International Projects
Entrepreneurship Education

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Morten Edzards joined the Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship in spring 2015. He is a fulltime member of the SCE qualification team and the program manager of the Bavaria Israel Partnership Accelerator (BIPA). In this and other educational formats and workshops, he uses co-creation, innovation methods such as design thinking and real time innovation, and brings together national and international stakeholders. For several years, he accompanied Start-Up League teams as a member of the start-up support team at SCE, supervised EXIST applications and was responsible for the management of the incubator at the Munich University of Applied Sciences. Morten holds a Master's degree in Political Science and History from the University of Heidelberg and the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The focus of his studies was Israel and the Middle East. During his studies and afterwards, he worked in a management consulting firm with a focus on change management.