Meet personally professionals from diverse disciplines and cultures every First Friday of the month
How to start a Start-Up
First Friday Meetup
First Friday is a signature meet-up series of am@rte. It takes place in various cities all over the world.
Three pillars of am@rte
Establishing high-quality business contacts through personal encounters.
Scaling local networks to a globally interconnected ecosystem thanks to our digital platform.
Enhancing growth of members' businesses through feedback and referrals.
Pitch your business and learn how to grow it.
Get feedback and learn from professionals
Get inspired and motivated
Build your personal branding and acquire expert status
Establish high-quality business contacts
Professionalize your network with our platform
Create your digital business card and get recommeded
Find partners, clients, providers or co-founders
Curate your contacts and never lose a business oportunity
Stay in touch with people you meet at events
Get things done with am@rte
Create a website for your business within am@rte platform
Receive professional feedback on a regular basis
Find projects you would like to engage with
Make your business thrive
Create your digital business card
Clelia Medina Mendieta
I’m a researcher and consultant of innovation and entrepreneurship. My work experience spans management in academia and the private sector, teaching, promotion and consultancy
& Social Researcher
Competitive Intelligence & Design Research: developing an ethnography study for AI on manufacturing SME
Senior Financial Consultant
MLP Finanzberatung SE
Independent financial advice for Professionals and Start-ups in Germany (English/Español): Health Insurance, Social Security, Pension Plans, Asset Management, Real Estate, Loans, Insurances
Find easily right & trustworthy business partners
Create a landing page for your project
We are opening doors to discover new talents and people willing to participate in any way they choose as a collective entity.
Register for a meet-up to apply for a membership and get early access to am@rte digital platform.
Creativity without frontiers
amarte means in Spanish “to love you” and stands for Alemania México Arte as it started as a residence exchange program for artists in May 2011.
Today am@rte is a collaborative network for entrepreneurs, who meet every first Fridays of the month in local groups within a global network.
The Making of am@rte
am@rte is founded in Ajijic, Mexico with the idea of selling Mexican art in Germany
The monthly meetings of Wissen-Kontakte-Chancen grows more and more popular and becomes the central meeting point of am@rte members
Wissen-Kontakte-Chancen launches Businessplan Workshop Series as a case study. Alejandro starts to import San Miguel shoes to Germany
Alejandro becomes a finalist of the Gründer Garage with San Miguel Shoesan Miguel Shoes
Daniel Palma, an artist and member of am@rte, is invited by Prof. Faltin, FU Berlin, to create a kinetic sculpture for the Entrepreneurship Summit
Knowledge-Network-Chances changes the name to First Friday and becomes a regular meetup series focused on entrepreneurship. Additional more hands-on meetup series DosDays starts to take place
Alejandro presents am@rte at the Mexican embassy
First Friday reaches over 1000 members
A new First Friday chapter in Ajijic, Mexico joins the am@rte network
a new am@rte chapter opens in Luxembourg
Klaus Krause, K3PM
Cooperation versus Competition
Our vision is entrepreneurship that overcomes competition and is driven by cooperation and co-creativity
Alejandro Wagner, CEO of am@rte
Diversity Drives Innovation
We believe, that by connecting ideas with people from diverse disciplines, industries and cultures, who share the same “why”, we can bridge the gap
Joanna Czarnecka, Zixio
As our company was just an idea, we got a chance to present it at the First Friday. The feedback and the support we got from the network contributed a lot to building a successful technology company that we are now
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