The VDS is the top program for your venture in the southwest of Germany. As a business-driven advisory and networking service, we offer you a time- and location-independent spike Accelerator program that will help you to succeed in the long term! As an integral part of the start-up community in the southwest, the Venture Development System is partnered with numerous Accelerators and Start-up initiatives, which also offer you support.

Start your venture!


Learn how to build up a successful business with our free Venture Development webinars and Venture Development Tools. Buy the new edition of our Venture Development Toolkit to work with your team.

Create your venture, participate in our free Venture Development Workshops and develop your business plan with our feedback. 

and Connect with other entrepreneurs, experts and coaches. Submit your business plan to investors and corporate partners in our venture group.


...your venture to success!


The toolkit gives you an overview on all steps for your venture development. Consisting of the Manual, the Poster as well as 16 theme cards, the Toolkit guides you and your team through your venture development process.


The interactive Venture Development Platform supports your venturing process with free webinars and management tools to learn business venturing. The platform also provides a structured process that leads you to a presentable business plan in our investor community. 


In order to implement new venture development activities as efficiently as possible, entrepreneurial teams need external support when building appropriate networks,

as well as tactical know-how to enable a targeted

development approach.


Only by using a common language can new venture

development activities be driven forward systematically.

The Index is an integrated evaluation system that consistently monitors the progress of projects through content analysis