Welcome to our Knowledge Base at the Collective Incubator! Here we provide detailed answers to frequently asked questions and instructions about the Collective Incubator Co-Innovation Space. The articles are constantly updated.



<aside> 💬 If you have any questions, you can always Contact us



<aside> 💡 Getting started @ Collective Incubator


What is the Collective Incubator?

Community Guide

Registration in the Cloud

24/7 access to the Space

Administration Office

Code of Conduct

<aside> 💼 Working @ Collective Incubator


Working by yourself (without a team)

Working as a start-up

Working as a student initiative

Booking a meeting room

Booking the Event Space & hosting your event

Booking transporter & cargo bike


<aside> 📌 Additional information


Office supplies

WiFi & Ethernet

Using the printers

Community coins

Receiving parcels & mail

Legal Headquarter @ Collective Incubator

Never water the plants! (Learn why)

How to set up the office doorbell

Use of Collective Incubator Logo

Social Media Template

Event guidelines

Desks & Workstations

Mobility and parking


History of the "Campus Jahrhunderthalle”

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Location plan (Overview)

Key safe plan

Event Space

Town Hall


Flex Office 1

Flex Office 2 / Event Space

Student Initiatives Office

Special Rooms

Film Studio

Podcast studio

Tea Kitchen

Work Café

Storage Room



Silent Flex Desks - 2nd floor

Silent Flex Desks - 3rd floor

Flex Desks

Craft Rooms

Electronics Room

Multipurpose Room

<aside> ⚙ Maker Space


What is the Maker Space?

Available Equipment

Maker Space Workshops

3D-Print/Plastic Recycling

<aside> 🗓️ Events & Workshops


➡️ All current events (CI Cloud)

CI Academy

Collective Incubator on air

Co-founder search

<aside> 🔝 Funding programs & support for start-ups



Innovation Sprint

Gründerstipendium NRW

Ideation Program

Incubation Program

Social Entrepreneurship Program

Notion for Start-ups

<aside> 🔝 Funding programs & support for student initiatives


Guideline for founding an association

First steps guide for student initiatives

proRWTH funding

Social Entrepreneurship Program

Student competition funding

<aside> ❤️ Support


If you have any questions, you can always contact us!

Contact us

Administration Office