Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Press Release 122/2019

Courage Is to Do It All the Same: an Evening with Titus Dittmann

The KIT Founders Forge Has Invited the Entrepreneur, Teacher, and Out-of-the-box Thinker Titus Dittmann to Karlsruhe – Live Event on October 02, 2019 at the Audimax of KIT
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From teacher to entrepreneur: Titus Dittmann. The skateboard pioneer founded numerous startups and also managed serious business crises. (Photo: Rieke Penninger)

Titus Dittmann is skateboard pioneer, founder of a number of startups, philanthropist, and a passionate hoodie wearer. The KIT Founders Forge has now invited the entrepreneur to speak to the Karlsruhe startup scene at 18.00 hrs on October 02, 2019. In his keynote, Dittmann will provide insight into his career that started as school teacher. For attending the cost-free event, register at www.kit.edu/gruenderschmiede. Representatives of the media are asked to register by electronic mail to presseIut4∂kit edu.



The event will take place in the German language.



Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 9,300 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 24,400 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

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Monika Landgraf

Monika Landgraf
Head of Corporate Communications, Chief Press Officer

Phone: +49 721 608-41150
Fax: +49 721 608-43658
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Margarete Lehné

Margarete Lehné
Deputy Head of Press Office

Phone: +49 721 608-41157

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Contact for this press release:

Martin Heidelberger
Phone: +49 721 608-41169
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The press release is available as a PDF file.