Professional alumni network focussed on China

DC-Hub business and innovation hub Germany-China

The DC-Hub professional network aims to promote internationalisation of industry and academia at Leipzig University and plans to create a nation-wide German alumni network consisting of Chinese and German alumni. DC-Hub is a multiplicator of and coordinator for German-Chinese collaborations with focus on commercial exploitation in order to foster entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, and increasing international trade.

DC-Hub has developed several further training programs to enhance the management competencies of alumni, to promote international entrepreneurship, as well as creating networks between companies with an international orientation.


Steve Uhlig

Steve Uhlig

Manager International Business Development
Yi Zhang

Yi Zhang

Local Expert China

Business and innovation hub Germany-China


Target group
German and Chinese alumni, born-global start-ups, SMEs

Project partners
International SEPT Program
Konfuzius Institute Leipzig
German and Chinese companies, accelerators, incubators, and co-workingspaces

Project period
01.10.2017 – 31.09.2020