Creating a Web Startup

Creating a Web Startup


Dr. Yossi Maaravi (IDC Herzliya, Israel); Felix Peters, Prof. Dr. Peter Buxmann

The type and scope of the course

Credit Points: 6

Date of the course: February 25 – March 1, 2019, full day, room S1|05 23

Kick-off: October 15, 2018, 13:30 – 15:00, S217/103

Cycle: every winter term

Language: English




  • Compulsory for students studying Wirtschaftsinformatik (M.Sc.)
  • Optional for students studying Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen (M.Sc.) and Informatik (M.Sc.)


Registering for the course via TuCaN is compulsory for participation.

For more information, please visit the kick-off.


In this course, students get an overview of the evolution of markets as well as the economic aspects of entrepreneurship.

The one-week crash course will offer a practical forum to support the foundation of an enterprise respectively a web startup. Students will get a feel for real-life venture creation by going through the steps of taking an idea from inception to launch. In the experiential learning course, Dr. Maaravi will give a frontal lecture on the topic at the beginning of each day. Afterward, the teams work on case studies. The methodology discussed in the lecture and the case studies will be applied to the venture idea of the students.

Further, the students will have to deal with intercultural aspects of entrepreneurship.


More information on the evaluation will be given during the kick-off meeting.