Ursula Heimann, PhD: News


Dörte Roloff will be discussing at 11:25 a.m. with Ursula Heimann, Jakob Hörisch, Benjamin Kowalski, Frederic Penzand Michelle Spitzer at the Social Innovation Day 2022 in Brunswick/Germany: Sustainability – only a short term trend? Find the agenda  here and the livestream of the activities  here

#SocialStartupDay  #SocialEntrepreneurship 


Innovation in Financial Education 

Ursula Heimann at COREMIF 2022 on what kind of innovation do we need in financial education and financial health programs

March 24th, 2022, 15:00 - 15:45 (CET)

Proyecto META Transforma tu negocio

Ursula Heimann presents the results of SOLLIV´s two years project focused on COVID recovery and transformation for small and growing enterprises in Mexico. 

Tuesday, March 22nd, 09:00 - 11:00 CET,  via Zoom. 

¡Haz amistad con tu dinero!

Una charla sobre tu dinero y como manejarlo a tu favor. 

Ursula Heimann talking with young adults in Mexico about money and personal finance. 

Global Money Week Mexico 2022 

Wednesday, 23.03.2022, 16:00 - 17:00 CET via Zoom

To participate clic here.

A Fireside Chat on Transformational Entrepreneurship – Research and Practice

A Leuphana University Event

Tuesday, 25th of January 4-5pm (CET) via Zoom

To register please write a quick email to: entrepreneurshipdays@leuphana.de

For further information click here.

Participating speakers: Wiebke Hallerberg, Arnim Wiek, Ursula Heimann

With these three experts from research and practice we are looking forward to an inspiring conversation on the concept of transformational entrepreneurship, how startups can contribute to societal transformation, what researchers can offer for this debate, and how a more holistic version of entrepreneurship can look like.

Your hosts: Verena Meyer, Cooperation Service (Project: Multilateral Scouting Processes for Innovation and Career) & Annette Schöneck, Entrepreneurship Hub

May 3rd, 2021

Innovation - A Way of Thinking

Conference for Young Entrepreneurs and Social Entrepreneurs in Guatemala

Prodetur Bootcamp in Tourism


November 11th, 2020

Do Financial Institutions Need an Impact Strategy?

Conference for Financial Institutions in Latin America.

Coordinated by AXXON and Anahuac University. 


October 10th, 2020

Do we generate Impact? 

Conference on generating and evaluating impact for civil organisations in Mexico. 

Coordinated by JAPDF Mexico. 

August 7th, 2019

Conference and Workshop held at the JAPDF’s CECAPISS Academy regarding German organisations focused on international development cooperation.


June 24th, 2019

Coordination and implementation of a Round Table to present and debate demand and use of financial services in small, family-owned enterprises in Mexico, in cooperation with MetLife Foundation Mexico


May 3rd until June 16th, 2019

Lecturer for the MOOC “Recent trends in financial inclusion in Latinamerica”, modules 3 an 4, of the Latin American Development Bank CAF.

May 22nd, 2019

Kick-off event for the new study project “Crowdfunding and Environmental Innovations” of the Centre for Sustainability Management of the German University Leuphana in Lüneburg; participation in the academic advisory board


May 13th, 2019

Opening of the latest exihibition  of the Museum Soltau, showing rare findings of the archives of the Museum, as part of a project of further developing the Museum and its range


October  - November 2018

Member of the academic advisory board of the research center Centro Espinosa Yglesiasin Mexico, advising a study on financial inclusion and financial mobility of women in Mexico



Social Startup Day 2022

Brunswick, Germany

September 6th, 2022, 10:00 a.m. until 04:00 p.m.

Please find the agenda here

Find information on Startup Niedersachsen here

Find the livestream here

#SocialStartupDay  #SocialEntrepreneurship 


Latin American Congress on Remittances, Microfinance and Financial Inclusion. 

Guatemala, March 23rd and 24th, 2022. 

Innovation is one core topic of COREMIF 2022. For more information please clic here

Global Money Week 2022

The 10th worldwide OECD Action Week on financial education for youth will take place form March 21st to 27th, 2022. 

For more information clic Global Money Week 2022 and Global Money Week Deutschland 2022

SEND Social Entrepreneurship Netzwerk Deutschland

Innovative Education and Training

Panel discussion on innovative and digital schooling and professional training. 

July 1st, 16:00 - 17:00 o'clock,


For more information please consult here.

SEND Social Entrepreneurship Network Germany

Social Innovation - Please Open the Way!

Panel Discussion with Maja Göpel and Guests

June 24th, 2020 - online

For more information please consult here

FLII Home 2020

Latin American Forum on Impact Investment 2020

Reignite - Coming together to regroup and redesign a resilient planet and society

Online, May 24th until May 28th, 2021

For more information consult agenda.

KfW and BMZ

International Conference on "Fragile Contexts, Digitalisation, Remote Management, Monitoring and Verification".

Ideas for a sustainable Lüneburg Region

Tuesday, January 19th until Thursday, January 21st, 2021.

For more information consult agenda

Lüneburg Hackathon 2020


Ideas for a sustainable Lüneburg Region

June 11th and 12th, 2020

Leuphana University and Lüneburg-Wolfsburg Chamber of Crafts

5th ECN Crowd Camp 2020

Sustainable Finance for Crowdfunding Institutions

June 10th to 12th, 2020

For more information visit link


Cada Día Cuenta - Latin American Hackathon

Solutions to the COVID Crisis

April 3rd and 4th, 2020


June 16th, 2020   -   8.30 a.m. - 12.30 pm   -   UEBV Heidekreis/Germany

Leadership training in SME - is that really necessary?


Trainer: Ursula Heimann

March 6th, 13th, and 20th, 2020        Heidekreis/Germany

The Entrepreneur's Academy: Making your idea work

Work on your idea, develop it further, and do your first pitch.

Trainer: Ursula Heimann

Take action and register today!

GründerInnen-Akademie 2020 - Entwickle Deine Geschäftsidee!

February 18th - 20th, 2020 - Mérida/Mexico

Foro Latinoamericano de Inversión de Impacto X


October 8th -10th, 2019 - Puebla/Mexico

Savingsbanks Foundation for International Cooperation

Hackafest - Rural digital finance


September 13th - 19th, 2019

The Fintech Innovator Summit, Mexiko


June 27th, 2019

1. Business Forum Mexico. Von Unternehmern für Unternehmer. Stuttgart.


June 17th - 19th, 2019

Annual Summit Global Banking Alliance for Women, Paris


June 2019

Annual Conference, European Microfinance Network, EMN, Wien