We invite you to the great
ASAP BW final!

The ASAP BW final #9 took place on 15 February 2023.
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What is the final?

The ASAP BW Finale is a university competition in which the best teams from Baden-Württemberg pitch their startup ideas in 90 seconds. The teams have the opportunity to present their ideas on a virtual stage and thereby the chance to win prizes of up to €1,000 as well as places in subsequent funding programs.

Watch Finale #9

You can watch the ASAP BW Final #9 live on Youtube:

What prizes were there to be won?

Overall Winner **

1000 €*

Business Model

500 €*


500 €*


500 €*

In addition, the “Best Pitch” and the “Audience Darling” were awarded.

*Support for your idea from the L-Bank

**including place in the preliminary round for the Start-up BW Elevator Pitch

Our moderators

Christian Veit

Host of Spätzle Valley – the Startup Podcast/
Co-Founder The Hempany

Sebastian Demuth

Host of Spätzle Valley – the Startup Podcast/
Innovation Manager at SWR X Lab

Our jury

Hannah Boomgarden

Senior Manager Open Innovation Services at Plug and Play

Florine from Caprivi

CRO & Co-Founder of reteach
and Startup Mentor

Ralf Gulde

CEO & Co-Founder of Sereact

Judith Koeritz

Program Manager at the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft e.V.

Prof. Dr. Orestis Terzidis

Professor for Entrepreneurship and Technology Management at KIT

Which boosts into
further programs were there?

As part of the ASAP BW finals, there was also a chance for all participating teams to win a boost, meaning a place in a more advanced program. During networking, startups were able to network directly with the program. The focus here was on meaningful placement, so that startups only receive a boost that really suits them. The following overview shows which partners were represented in networking.