Fab City Hamburg e.V.

Fab City Hamburg e.V. was founded on 20.10.2020 and entered in the Hamburg Register of Associations on 27.11.2020 as a non-profit association under the number VR 24578.

The purpose of the association is the promotion of science and research, the promotion of environmental protection, the promotion of national and professional education including student aid and the promotion of art and culture.

The purpose of the association shall be realised, among others, by:
“development and research in the field of freely licensed production machines (software and hardware), as well as to the goal formulated by the international Fab City Foundation of completely transforming the urban economy of a Fab City as a circular economy by the year 2054, so that no more physical goods or raw materials are imported or exported, but everything a Fab City consumes is produced locally. The association conducts research itself and in close cooperation with research institutions, especially those that are members of the association. Research results are published publicly in the association’s own media and journals.” (To the statutes)

Founding members

Ordinary founding members are:
Code for Hamburg e.V.
Fab Lab Fabulous St. Pauli e.V.
Goldschmiede Killing GbR
Hamburg Institute for Knowledge Management and Value Creation UG
Hamburg Kreativgesellschaft e.V.
HCAT + e.v.
Helmut Schmidt University/University of the Federal Armed Forces
HoFaLab e.V.
House of All UG
Impact Hub Hamburg GmbH
Libre Solar Technologies GmbH
Miraico UG
Welcome Werkstatt e.V.

Extraordinary founding member is:
Oskar Lidtke (Cradle To Cradle NGO).

Board of Directors

Chair of the board:
Helmut Schmidt University/University of the Federal Armed Forces (represented by Benedikt Seidel).

Vice Chair of the board:
House of All UG (represented by Sarah Bürger)
MIRAICO UG (represented by Tobias Redlich)

Further board members:
Hamburger Institut für Wissensmanagement und Wertschöpfungsungssystematik UG (haftungsbeschränkt) HIWW (represented by Manuel Moritz)
Fab Lab Fabulous St. Pauli e.V. (represented by Niels Boeing)
HoFaLab e.V. (represented by Thierry Perret and Henner Henkel)
Oskar Lidtke


Fab City Hamburg e.V.
c/o Benedikt Seidel
Bei der Martinskirche 9
22111 Hamburg

Phone: +49 157 88 222 718