The Virtenio GmbH was founded in July 2010 as a technological spin-off of the Technical University of Berlin. Over the last few years the interdisciplinary team of three engineers and a businessman have intensively specialized in the research, development and teaching of intelligent and distributed systems. Basic concepts and content of the company were acquired and expanded at the university. The technological spin-off benefited from a wide range of skills in the fields of computer science, electronics, sensors and actuators.
Figure: VIRTENIO is one of the first companies to be located at the innovation centre CHIC.
Since the first of April 2011 the headquarters of the Virtenio GmbH is in the newly established innovation center in Charlottenburg (CHIC). This is in close proximity to the center of Berlin and in a central location on Charlottenburg campus. It is also in the vicinity of the Technical University of Berlin. Furthermore the site is promoted politically and economically, gains a high level of attention and is treated as a new creative and technical foundation for innovative companies in Berlin.
The particular motivation of the entrepreneur team is derived from the common desire to transform innovative ideas into successful new products. A holistic approach shall assist in meeting the actual requirements of customers.