Events & Workshops

Join us for our events and workshops!

Startups with a focus on cybersecurity or privacy protection from research and industry will find a central contact point for networking, qualification programs and resources at the ATHENE Startup Hub.

We connect you with important stakeholders such as investors, partners and leads, but also with other cybersecurity founders to share experiences.


We have created various formats and events for networking, such as the Hub Night or the foundersXchange.

Hub Night

Hub Night is our networking event for the entire startup scene. With keynotes on various topics such as recruitment, marketing, acceleration, but also with insights from research and practice.

Hub Night takes place at irregular intervals on Thursdays.


The foundersXchange is a networking event for founders in and around Darmstadt. It is organised jointly by HIGHEST, StartupSecure I ATHENE, hessian.AI, HUB31, cesah and YUBIZZ the startup initiative of the h_da. Experts and founders speak here.The founderXchange takes place every two months on the first Wednesday of the month.


You can find the current dates in our event calender



On request and at regular intervals, we offer workshops on startup-relevant topics and draw attention to offers from our partners.

Workshop-offers will be displayed here