Supported by great Partners

While large corporates support the organizational team financially, the small enterprises and individuals contribute with their brains and skills to turn TED in Mannheim into reality.

Premium Partner

They exercise the job of their dreams, because it allows them to slip into someone else‘s shoes everyday. They get to be engineers, IT experts, energy suppliers, pharmacists and then publishers, social workers, wine connoisseurs or top chefs the very next day. For more than 18 years, Mannheim-based Ultrabold has been developing brands and has established identities through ambitious design and sophisticated cross-media marketing strategies and campaigns.

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Premium Partner

Blackmite creates unique digital & user experiences for global business following the principle of simplification. The Heidelberg based full-service design firm builds exceptional and meaningful Digital Platforms, Websites, Mobile Apps, Technologies and Brand Identities that connect businesses with customers and delight through modern design.

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Premium Partner

Please imagine this text as a short movie, since Jäger & Kies are videographers. They consult, develop strategies, provide individualized film concepts and write creative scripts. As Project Managers they also take care of production and distribution. They are the Partner for every film: Product- or Imagevideos, Webclips, Documentaries or Corporate movies. As video partner for the event they will make sure our talks will be available to the global audience afterwards.

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Basic Partner

Marketing Mannheim's success stories is the main task of Stadtmarketing Mannheim GmbH, which was founded in 2001 as a public-private partnership. Stadtmarketing's sponsors, project partners aim to promote the heart of the Rhine-Neckar region. The goal is to further expand Mannheim's competitiveness, to increase the city's attractiveness both internally and externally, and to attract well-trained specialists and talented young people to the city in the long term.

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Basic Partner

The global EY organisation is one of the market leaders in auditing, tax consultancy, transaction consultancy and management consultancy. With their experience, know-how and services, they promote worldwide faith in the economy and financial markets. Their aim is to move things forward and improve them decisively – for employees, their clients and for the society we live in. That is the meaning behind their worldwide slogan “Building a better working world”.

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Basic Partner

Datavard is an international provider of software and service solutions for innovative SAP Data Management, HANA & Hadoop integration, IT Operations Analytics, Big Data scenarios in SAP landscapes and system landscape transformation. Fortune 500, such as Allianz, BASF and Nestle as well as SMEs have chosen Datavard as innovative and reliable partner. The privately held company is one of the fastest growing Tech companies in Europe and was for the second time in a row one of Deloitte’s “Fast 50” in 2016.

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Basic Partner

Startup Mannheim’s mission is to dynamically develop Mannheim’s thriving startup ecosystem and to further advance the recognition of Mannheim as a creative city by offering various office spaces, consulting, accelerator programs as well as numerous funding and networking opportunities. Startup Mannheim is always interested in promoting new ideas and solutions in culture, business, science, technology and society and is therefore a proud partner of TEDx Mannheim.

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In-Kind Partner

The ABT Mediagroup offers several services for direct marketing from premium printing to finishing and also optimizing marketing- and communication processes. Since their founding in 1937 they are always one step ahead to help the customers being succesful. With their headquarters based in Weinheim they are an innovative, independent and regional provider for print and new media.

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Media Partner

Sebastian Weindel works as an Event- & Portrait Photographer with his base being Mannheim. He focuses on telling a story with his photographs rather than just showing how something looks. There's always a mood which can be captured even in still photographs. Living in a world which is highly based on visual impressions, it's hard to make a difference, but it's worth going the extra mile to support institutions like TEDx.

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Media Partner

Rhein-Neckar Löwen, one of the foremost sport teams in the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region, won the second German handball championship in the fledgling club’s history a few months ago and is also currently the front runner in the league after 19 match days this season. Our SAP Arena has the highest seating capacity of the German Bundesliga with 13.200 seats and provides the latest advertising opportunities in all areas.

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Media Partner

The regional business magazine Econo Rhein-Neckar is the renowned magazine for entrepreneurs, the self-employed, managing directors, executives and decision-makers from regional medium-sized companies as well as "global players" in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region. It is a business advisor with current studies, features, reports as well live interviews and reports and appears 5 times a year with a circulation of around 17,500 copies since 2008.

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Media Partner

The regional newspaper Mannheimer Morgen is the leading newspaper in Mannheim and appears daily from Monday to Saturday with a circulation of around 110,000 copies and exists since 1946. A total of 142 editors at 10 locations produce these titles, supported by correspondents in all parts of the world. As one of only a few regional newspapers in Germany, the "Mannheimer Morgen" appears in three federal states: Baden-Württemberg, Hessen and Rheinland-Pfalz.

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Media Partner

Kurpfalz Business Briefing is the Rhine-Neckar regions most innovative channel for corporate and start-up news. ku.bus publishes regular business briefings, business stories and carries out creative event formats that bridge decision makers of corporates and start-ups. Being a start-up itself, ku.bus has managed to already attract a broad readership base of corporate innovators, founders, freelancers, and regionally oriented businessmen.

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Media Partner

Shutterstock is a leading global provider of high-quality licensed images, videos, and music. Content creators contribute their work to Shutterstock, where end users buy and use it in a diverse array of creative personal and business projects. It's a two-sided marketplace that empowers the world's storytellers.

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IT Partner

Zapier is an American for-profit corporation and a web-based service that allows end users to integrate the web applications they use. Although Zapier is based in Sunnyvale, California, it employs a workforce of 125 employees located around the United States and in 13 other countries.

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