Hinterland Side Event

The Network Teutoburger Wald Walk

31 May 2022

@ Park der Menschenrechte

The Network Teutoburger Wald Walk

Bertelsmann Stiftung stands for: Inspiring people. Shaping the future.
Our aim is an ecosystem with fair opportunities to raise start-up money for everyone and inspire people through science. Encourage Ventures e.V. supports female founders so that they have the chance to grow faster and more successfully.
During this event we will take you on a walk through the Teutoburger Wald.

Max. 5-6km walking distance, relaxed dresscode, sneakers or walking shoes.

You will have the opportunity to meet other investors and discuss the most relevant questions of financing female start-ups.

If you are interested in getting to know other investors, the Bertelsmann Stiftung, Encourage Ventures e.V., and enjoy networking in the forest as we do, come and join us.


16.00 pm

Welcome to the Network Teutoburger Wald Walk 

(Start: Park der Menschenrechte, ICH – Denkmal, Waldhof, Bielefeld) 

Guided walking tour (max. 5-6 km) through the Teutoburger Wald

Networking opportunities with highly valuable questions about financing female start-ups 

19.00 pm

Food, recovery, networking


Heike Marita Hölzner

Professor, Founder & Investor


Your contact person for questions:

Julia Scheerer
Project Manager, Bertelsmann Stiftung