Aim of the "Innovationswettbewerbs Getränke und Lebensmittel (IGL)"

At IGL, students develop new innovative food products with the help of experts from industry and research from both a technological and entrepreneurial perspective, taking into account current market situations. The overall goal for our students: to help shape the beverages and foods of the future!

Why participate?

  • To live out your own creativity
  • Work independently in your own team
  • Networking and application of knowledge
  • Awakening of the founder mentality
  • Promoting entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial thinking
  • "Going the exta mile"
  • And very important: Fun in your studies!

Who can participate?

  • All students of the TUM
  • Students from other universities and universities of applied sciences (but at least one TUM student per team)

IGL Batch #8 2022

The IGL finally goes into the next round with batch #8. We have renewed some things to make the IGL even better.

Short facts:

  • Offering of IGL Bev, Food and Engineering.
  • Implementation of new education formats - Business Design Sprint by UnternehmerTUM followed by match making event for all participants.
  • Submission of all ideas in the field of beverages and food possible - no matter if product idea, novel food, technology or new processes.
  • Students from all universities can participate, as long as one team member is a TUM student.
  • The winning teams can look forward to prize money and a Venture Lab scholarship.
  • Timeframe Expiration IGL Batch #8 June through November 2022.

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