Entrepreneur Lab

Start with a dream, leave with a business

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INVEST IN YOURSELF: JOIN OUR ENTREPRENEUR LAB IN LONDON OR BERLIN FOR 6 WEEKS

At Entrepreneur Lab (eLab), we offer a program for aspiring founders and those who’d like to scale their businesses. It’s for people who want to access the world of entrepreneurship and venture capital learning the language of business.

Whether you dream of starting your own company or want to acquire the necessary skills to scale your existing business, we’ll help you learn what you need to know about starting, running, and scaling a successful venture. 

eLab welcomes participants from all countries to join the program in either London or Berlin. Invest in yourself and join the six-week business retreat in which you’ll develop the skills and knowledge to turn ideas into a solid investor-ready pitch and business plan. You’ll graduate with an actionable scaling roadmap and the self-confidence to convince customers and even potential investors.

Choose the Right Program for You

6

Week
Program

50+

Hours of
Workshops

15+

Networking
Events

 

eLab Emerge

Whether you already have an idea or are looking for guidance to develop a business concept that fits your personality, at eLab’s Emerge program, you’ll learn the fundamentals of running a company. You will practice generating ideas and turning them into a comprehensive business plan. You’ll learn about the entrepreneurial mindset, about liquidity planning, social entrepreneurship, 21st century marketing practices, and the art of sales, in addition to meeting international people and business leaders from the local startup scene. 

Learn how to start a business

eLab Advance

Is international expansion the next step on your entrepreneurial trajectory? With eLab Advance, we’ve created a business retreat for founders and entrepreneurs who want to sharpen their business skills to navigate growth with confidence. During the program, you’ll identify suitable scaling practices and learn the ins and outs of international expansion. We’ll guide you through different financing models and train you to confidently pitch to investors. 

Learn how to grow a business

Participant Testimonials

  • “I’ve already launched my own business. However, if I did eLab before I started, I would have had more confidence, more direction, more contacts and could have saved myself a lot of time.”

    Nilab, alumni of eLab Advance in Berlin
  • “I’m completely wowed – so much value in six weeks.”

    Christiane, Brazil, alumni of eLab Emerge in London
  • “I absolutely love the transformation I went through. I would recommend it to anyone that needs to improve their financial skills and empower themselves to become independent and sustainable. I loved all the teachers we worked with and the way we were taken care of.”

    Skip, USA, alumni of eLab Complete in Berlin
  • “I’m only 2 weeks into the program and eLab has already been a game changer in terms of testing and validating my idea.”

    Erin, USA, alumni of eLab Emerge in London
  • “eLab has given me values and insights that I could not have learned at a university course.”

    Melissa, Malaysia, alumni of eLab Emerge in Berlin
  • “eLab has allowed me to understand essential workstyles of different cultures. It's been great to work alongside other entrepreneurs towards fulfilling a shared goal.”

    Arpit, India, alumni of eLab Advance in London

DEVELOP YOUR BUSINESS IDEA WITH ELAB EMERGE OR GROW YOUR STARTUP WITH ELAB ADVANCE:

  • Babson approved workshop style program teaches the essential skills of entrepreneurship in just 6 weeks
  • Hand selected, experienced instructors
  • Taught in English
  • Leave with your business plan,  pitch deck, and certificate

Build a strong network with renowned founders, investors, and mentors:

  • Successful founders as guest speakers
  • Navigate the local startup scene
  • Personal and team coachings

Make global connections:

  • Team up with like-minded peers from around the world
  • Go behind the scenes of one of the world’s leading startup hubs
  • Build  intercultural competencies


Offered in two of the world's leading started hubs, London and Berlin.

where will elab take you?

Explore Dynamic Locations

London and Berlin are both incredibly inspiring and energizing. They’re the perfect cities to start a new life chapter, which is what has attracted applicants from 96 countries since we first launched the program.

BerlinLondon

96

applicant
nationalities

75

founders and  leading companies

41

scholarships
granted

Upcoming Program Dates

All Programs are offered in Berlin and London

Program Welcome Date Pitch day Apply by
eLab Advance Fall Sep 23 Oct 30 Sep 9
eLab Emerge Winter Nov 4 Dec 11 Oct 14
eLab Advance Winter Jan 6 Feb 12 Dec 20
eLab Emerge Spring Feb 17 Mar 25 Feb 3
eLab Advance Spring Mar 30 May 6 Mar 16
eLab Emerge Summer May 11 Jun 17 Apr 27
eLab Advance Summer Jun 22 Jul 29 Jun 8

 

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