Are you an up-and-coming, creative technology startup that wants to profoundly change the processes and procedures of construction tech with your ideas and products? Then we’re looking for you to participate in our Innovation Contest 2019!



Pitch your startup at bauma in April 2019


Reach an audience of more than 580.000 key decision makers


Network with industry leading experts and investors


Discuss with Experts

Discuss digital innovation at all stages of a property’s life cycle on the stage with experts from different real estate sectors. The future of construction is at the heart of our discussions; from how the workplace will change to discussions on whether digital buildings are better investments – we have it all covered.

Pitch your idea live on stage

The perfect kick-off for your idea: at the Contest Finals, startups are live on stage for short elevator pitches. You present your ideas to an international specialist audience from the real estate sector and a high-calibre, international jury.


07. January 2019

Startup Scouting & Application

22. March 2019

End of Application period and start of Evaluation

12. April 2019

Pitch at bauma in Munich to select the “bauma Innovation Contest Winner”

Conditions of Participation

    • Companies must not be older than 5 years and they must demonstrate growth development.


    • The participating startups must offer a software or/and a hardware that provides a solution to the built world.


    • The company’s product must be placed into one of the following categories: Building Materials & Systems – Building Technologies & Energy Management – Construction Machines & Equipment


    • Over 50 % of the participating startup must be privately owned, in other words, belong to an individual person or the founders (100 % for sole proprietorship).


    • The startup’s turnover from the previous business year must be lower than 10 million euros.


    • The company’s current valuation must be lower than 30 million euros.


bauma 2019 in Munich


The World’s Leading Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines, Construction Vehicles and Construction Equipment
April 8 – 14, 2019 | Messe München

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