My Favourite Technology: Software-Defined Networking


We recently asked our students to write about their favourite technology and the responses were truly impressive. In this post, Noah Ploch (class of Spring'22) will give you a glimpse into the tech that excites him the most. *** Let’s rethink networking! Software-defined networking (SDN) is an emerging concept [...]

My Favourite Technology: Software-Defined Networking2022-12-06T23:25:20+01:00

Scaling Up


At CDTM, we realize that while it can be fun and rewarding, founding a start-up is hard. You constantly live in uncertainty and iteratively adapt your product as you learn more about the market. In many cases, the idea might not even work out at all because there is [...]

Scaling Up2022-09-11T00:10:44+02:00

Green Streets for Munich – Wanderbaumallee-Umzug


Have you ever pulled trees through Munich streets accompanied by a samba band and a police escort? On June 22, 2022, the CDTM Climate Club joined the “Wanderbaumallee-Umzug” and supported Green City e.V. in making Munich’s streets greener. Accompanied by a Samba Band, 15 “Wanderbäume” (travelling trees) were transported [...]

Green Streets for Munich – Wanderbaumallee-Umzug2022-07-10T15:40:23+02:00

Tackling Climate Change in the AI Era – Trendseminar Spring 2022


Trend Seminar Spring 2022: “Tackling Climate Change in the AI Era” I am currently sitting on the couch in the lounge room at the CDTM Center, sipping on my coffee [which I paid in Bitcoin - pretty awesome if you ask me!] looking forward to the well-earned ice-cream break that [...]

Tackling Climate Change in the AI Era – Trendseminar Spring 20222022-07-10T13:20:59+02:00

The Future of Wastemanagement – Trendseminar Fall2021


25 Trends, 250 ideas, and 5 Business Ideas When the future' me' will look back on my journey as an Innovator, I am sure that the Trend Seminar on the Future of Wastemanagement will be a core experience on this path. The Trend Seminar gave me the tools and confidence [...]

The Future of Wastemanagement – Trendseminar Fall20212022-07-10T13:21:52+02:00

First-ever CDTM scavenger hunt


Did you see these groups of people running around Maxvorstadt, following some clues, or getting lost, and solving challenges on a sunny day last August? People Ops and Center Life Taskforce joined forces to create the first-ever CDTM Scavenger Hunt. And it was a lot of fun! The CDTM [...]

First-ever CDTM scavenger hunt2021-12-15T17:12:54+01:00

Effective Organization Building


Building an effective organization is a huge challenge and 90% of startups fail in the attempt to do so. Although there is always lots of luck involved, there are also some principles and frameworks that might make this attempt more structured and successful. And who could talk about these [...]

Effective Organization Building2021-12-15T17:18:14+01:00



At the center, we are surrounded by motivated and curious people who usually have too many things at once on their plate and only realize they shouldn´t have taken on the next side project when it is too late. Together with Julian Geuder from bridgingpositions, a recurring guest at [...]

SELF LEADERSHIP BACKBONE AT CDTM WITH bridgingpositions2021-11-30T14:38:22+01:00

Females of impact series: Prof. Dr. Isabell M. Welpe


Today we have the pleasure to have Prof. Dr. Isabell Welpe featured on our latest edition of Females of Impact Series. We will explore her professional journey; the challenges, motivations and influences that led her from a student unsure about her career, to a lead researcher on her field and [...]

Females of impact series: Prof. Dr. Isabell M. Welpe2021-11-30T14:38:22+01:00

Sustainability Landscape 2021


CDTM empowers the innovators of tomorrow to solve pressing real-world problems. We are convinced that climate change is one of the biggest challenges we are currently facing. It thus comes as no surprise that tackling climate change is a topic dear to our hearts as Centerlings. In 2018, the [...]

Sustainability Landscape 20212021-11-30T14:38:22+01:00
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