The Secret Sauce of Building Ecosystems w/ Thomas Kösters (DEEP Ecosystems)

Feb 3, 2023, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Welcome to our fireside chat with Thomas Kösters, Managing Director at DEEP Ecosystems, an ecosystem building organization on a mission to empower the most ambitious startup ecosystems to solve the biggest challenges of our times.

Virtual event
Fireside Chat

About this event

DEEP Ecosystems empowers entrepreneurs ​to build startup ecosystems​ that solve the biggest ​challenges of our times. 

The DEEP team has experienced ecosystem building first-hand in fast growing startup hubs like Munich, Chile, Tallinn and Lisbon. 

They have now recently launched the Stockholm Impact Ecosystem Accelerator in collaboration with Invest Stockholm as a follow-up to their Stockholm Impact Ecosystem Hack organized during the Stockholm Impact Week. 

We are meeting Thomas Kösters, Managing Director at DEEP Ecosystems to discuss:

⭐️ Why we need to shift our focus to building Ecosystem?

⭐️ What are the building blocks of a Startup Ecosystem?

⭐️ What are the challenges involved in building Ecosystems?

⭐️ How can Entrepreneurs build or accelerate an Ecosystem?

⭐️ What Tools and Resources are needed to build an Ecosystem? 

⭐️ What is big idea behind Startup Heatmap Europe?

⭐️ A short update on Programs an Initiatives by DEEP.

⭐️ Audience Q&A and open-mic!

The discussion will be moderated by Naimul Abd, Business Advisor & Partnerships Lead at Coompanion Stockholm, serial impact entrepreneur, Regional Director Nordics at the Founder Institute, and Regional Director Nordics at Startup Grind.

Check out what happened


  • Thomas Kösters

    DEEP Ecosystems

    Managing Director


  • Naimul Abd

    Startup Grind

    Regional Director Nordics Startup Grind


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