Jena Wirtschaft

Office Space & More

To choose the right location for your start-up or for the expansion of your business you need to consider a variety of factors. Retailers, for example, need a different environment than manufacturers or freelancers. Before making a decision all relevant hard and soft location factors should be examined closely.

Jena offers several start-up centres as well as coworking spaces. Also, entrepreneurs can get advice from Jena Business Development on available rental and commercial space.


SOBAEXA Coworking UG
Carl-Zeiss-Platz 3
07743 Jena

Contact: Daniela Scheler
Mobile: 0152 / 019 742 74
Email: info(at)sobaexa-coworking.de
Website: SOBAEXA-Coworking

Further Languages: English, Spanish

 

Services:

    • Consulting for entrepreneurs-to-be and non-profit organizations, in particular for Liberal Professions (Freie Berufe) incl. healthcare professions
    • Preparation of business plans
    • Consulting on securing sustainable livelihood
    • Rental of group and seminar room, (shared) offices, Coworking spaces with flexible conditions in central location
    • Workshops and networking events

      Kombinat 01 | Coworking GmbH
      Westbahnhof-Str. 13
      07745 Jena

      Contact: Benny Beyer
      Tel.: 03641 / 7979-110
      Fax: 03641 / 7979-129
      Email: startup(at)kombinat01.de
      Website: Kombinat 01

      Services:

        • Consulting for creatives and freelancers
        • Analysis of consulting needs and the business idea
        • Development of business model, preparation of business plan
        • Consulting on public funding
        • Coworking space at Kombinat Süd and access to our network
        • Trainings, seminars and workshops

          TowerByte eG
          Leutragraben 1
          07743 Jena

          Industry: IT

          Contact: Silke Iffland
          Tel.: 03641 / 5733-310
          Fax: 03641 / 5733-301
          Email: s.iffland(at)towerbyte.de
          Website: TowerByte eG

          Services:

            • Office space / desks and complete infrastructure for a unconventional start – right in Jena’s city center
            • Platform, network and exchange of experiences with more than 25 successful like-minded businesses
            • Knowledge transfer, opportunities for further education and training

              Leuchtturm Jena
              Coworking im Damenviertel

              Thomas-Mann-Straße 27
              07743 Jena

              Contact: Jens Wipprich
              Tel.: 03641 / 5598 211
              Email: info(at)leuchtturm.de
              Website: Leuchtturm Jena

              Leistungen:

              • Arbeiten mit coolen Leuten in Jena: von der reinen Geschäftsadresse in Jena über Tageskarten für einen flexiblen Schreibtisch im OpenSpace bishin zum festen dauerhaften Schreibtisch mitten in Jena.
              • 24-Stunden-Zugang, schnelles Internet
              • Konferenzraum

              Technologie- und Innovationspark Jena mbH
              Visitor adress: Hans-Knöll-Str. 6
              Post adress: Wildenbruchstr. 15
              07745 Jena

              Contact: Randolf Margull
              Tel.: 03641 / 675 100
              Email: info(at)tip-jena.de
              Website: TIP Jena

              Services:

              • During business launch your first address to register with the Trade Office
              • Affordable office, workshop and lab space as well as presentable seminar, meeting and conference rooms for free use
              • Needs-based infrastructure
              • Integration into PR and technology-orientated networks
              • Up to three years rent-free (excl. utilities)*
                *FTI-funding for technology start-ups in Thuringian technology and start-up centers up to 100% max. €10,000 per annum, up to three years since business launch.

              TowerByte eG
              Leutragraben 1
              07743 Jena

              Industry: IT

              Contact: Silke Iffland
              Tel.: 03641 / 5733-310
              Fax: 03641 / 5733-301
              Email: s.iffland(at)towerbyte.de
              Website: TowerByte eG

              Services:

                • Office space / desks and complete infrastructure for a unconventional start – right in Jena’s city center
                • Platform, network and exchange of experiences with more than 25 successful like-minded businesses
                • Knowledge transfer, opportunities for further education and training

                  BioInstrumentezentrum
                  Winzerlaer Str. 2
                  07745 Jena

                  Contact: Diana Möller
                  Tel.: 03641 / 508 601
                  Email: info(at)ernst-abbe-stiftung.de
                  Website: BioInstrumentezentrum Jena


                  Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
                  (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
                  Servicezentrum Forschung und Transfer
                  K1 - DER GRÜNDERSERVICE

                  Kahlaische Straße 1
                  07745 Jena

                  Contact: Dr. Oliver Pänke
                  Tel.: 03641 / 930 869
                  Email: gruenderservice(at)uni-jena.de
                  Website: K1 - Der Gründerservice der Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena

                  Further Languages: English

                  Services:

                    • Start-up consulting, review and development of business idea, preparation of business plan
                    • Consulting on financing and public funding
                    • Application for EXIST-funding and EXIST research transfer
                    • Consulting on property rights and patent information service
                    • Mentoring and scientific support of business launch
                    • Workshops and lectures
                    • Contacts to investors (Business-Angels & Venture Capitalists), network partners, facilitating the exchange of experiences with other entrepreneurs
                    • Availability of free office space for idea development (“FreiRaum”)

                      Leistungen:

                      • biochemische und physikalische Laboreinheiten inkl. Labormöblierung
                      • Büro-, Produktions- und Lagerflächen
                      • Besprechungs- und Konferenzräume
                      • passende Infrastruktur für Forschung, Entwicklung und Produktion
                      • komplette haustechnische Versorgung

                      Jena Business Development enhances transparency and is providing important data and facts on the local real estate market. Despite a consistently low vacancy rate for commercial real estate market within the city, there is rental space available such as existing offices, warehouses, laboratories and shops.

                      The real estate service of Jena Business Development is meant for business people and (future) entrepreneurs that would like to rent such an object. The team of the Business Service department at Jena Business Development helps to establish the relevant contacts and, if desired, offers to visit appropriate objects with the prospective takers. Ultimately, potential tenants will benefit from the excellent local and object-related knowledge of Jena Business Development.


                      JenaBusiness - Wirtschaftsförderungsgesellschaft mbH Jena
                      Leutragraben 2-4
                      07743 Jena

                      Contact: Markus Henkenmeier
                      Tel.: 03641 / 87300-31
                      Fax: 03641 / 87300-59
                      Email: markus.henkenmeier(at)jena.de
                      Website: JenaWirtschaft - Commercial Real Estate

                      Services:

                      • Overview of commercial real estate and office space
                      • Referral to relevant contacts
                      • Monthly consultancy day for public funding information

                      Real estate and commercial space in Jena

                      You can find an overview of real estate agencies and commercial space developers in the company database of the city:

                      Grundstücks- und Wohnungswesen in Jena