Build a lasting ecosystem in Asia with our help!

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Read about the program:  Batch #1 Japan & Korea or follow our current programs on AsiaBerlin LinkedIn
About Expansion Lab

Expansion lab is here to make building connections in Asia a breeze.

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Market knowledge

Our research and ecosystem mapping will provide you with all the necessary information to make great decisions.

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Powerful network

We know the key players in the industry including potential investors, mentors and other entrepreneurs.

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Professional guidance

Use our vast knowledge base of marketing, product development and legal compliance to your advantage.

Who can apply

Apply, if you are:

Founder or SME


Research institution

Ecosystem builder

Based in Berlin

Will be based in Berlin in the near future

Operating in one of these sectors:
Mobility & logistics

Join Expansion Lab
and reap the benefits!

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What are the benefits

Make sense of a new market and build a lasting business network within it.

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Expansion programme

Gain know-how on international expansion & find product-market-fit on the specific markets.

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Access to new markets

Overcome barriers to entry of the target markets by entering the local network and utilizing the resources and partnerships of the city of Berlin.

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Industry insights

Learn first hand from the industry players you meet during the program & experience the unique cultures of Japan and Korea.

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Gain exposure

Promote for your project on the foreign markets.

Who is behind this?

AsiaBerlin, powered by the Berlin Senate Department, forms the collective platform that brings together communities within the startup ecosystems across Asia and Berlin. We enable relationship-building among investors, startups, and bridge builders by organizing monthly AsiaBerlin events and delegation trips to Berlin and Asia throughout the year.

Visit the AsiaBerlin website

betahausX was founded in 2015 as part of the betahaus Berlin open coworking space. Over the years we created business ecosystems, organized events and pitching competitions, and enabled foreign startups to enter the market in Germany and Europe. Our track record states the followed: served 300 corporate clients, organized 800 ecosystem tours and engaged with more than 3000 international startups.

Visit the betahausX website