• 1 Introduction
  • 2 Definitions
  • 2.1 Metaphorical considerations
  • 2.2 Business Incubators
  • 2.3 Business Pre-Incubators
  • 2.4 University Business Pre-Incubators
  • 3 Research Design
  • 4 Key Results
  • 5 "Gruendungslabor" - The UPI of the University of Lueneburg
  • 6 Conclusion
  • References