JENA Digital SAFARI Join us on a discovery tour through the digital economy of our city!

The digital ecosystem in Jena is diverse. Young startups, agile software companies, experienced digital agencies and large tech corporations - they are all part of JENA Digital and are working on the digital future. During the JENA Digital Safari, we will take you on an exploration tour through the digital ecosystem of the digital location. Get to know the digital location and make contacts with the players of the innovation network!

Leading players in the local digital economy will open their doors for you and give you exciting insights behind the scenes of their companies. Register and get to know the drivers of the digital transformation of our society in person.

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Get to know the diverse digital scene in Jena.

Look behind the scenes of the digital economy.

Network with innovative startups and companies.

Find attractive partners for your internship, thesis or job entry.

General conditions


During the Jena Digital Safari, you will gain insight into five exciting companies in the digital economy. Not only will you get to know the latest technologies and business models, but you will also have the opportunity to make important contacts with the local players. 

You can expect a varied day full of new insights and inspiration, which will end in a relaxed atmosphere at the "Jena Paradies" - the Volkspark in Jena - at a get-together in the evening. 

Participation is of course free of charge.



08:30 Departure from your study location (Nordhausen, Schmalkalden) or individual arrival

10:30 Uhr Arrival in Jena and welcoming

11:00 Uhr Station 1

12:30 Uhr Station 2

14:00 Uhr Station 3

15:30 Uhr Station 4

17:00 Uhr Station 5

18:15 Uhr Get-together

20:30 Uhr Return journey

22:30 Uhr Arrival at the place of departure

Our companies for the Jena Digital Safari

Your arrival

By bus

Students of the HS Nordhausen and the HS Schmalkalden will be picked up by bus and driven back to their destinations in the evening. Further information will follow after your registration.


By train

Students of the University of Applied Sciences Erfurt, the University of Erfurt, the TU Ilmenau as well as the of Bauhaus University Weimar will travel individually by train. In Jena we will pick you at the train station with a minibus to start your trip through the digital economy of Jena. 

The organizers

Jena Digital e, V.

Join us and apply now!

Experience the digital future at first hand! Are you a student of computer science, natural sciences or economics and would like to get to know companies that are shaping the digital economy and driving the transformation to a digital society?

Then apply now for the Jena Digital Safari and secure one of the coveted 30 places! Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of digitalization and make valuable contacts with leading companies.  Apply now and be part of it!