Startup Events: 25 – 31 May 2015


26 May – Bistream Venture Summit: Investors, Markets & Trends of East Asia

Place: silent movie Delphi Berlin
Price: For free

In association with Asia Pacific Weeks 2015, this one-day event will be held at Ehemaliges Stummfilmkino Delphi, a historic 1920s silent movie theater in Berlin. In addition to keynote speeches and panels, there will be exclusive workshops designed to equip entrepreneurs and investors the tools they need to be successful in East Asia.

27 May – TechStartupJobs Fair Berlin Spring 2015

Place: SRH Hochschule Berlin, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 10, 10587 Berlin Germany
Price: Free for job seekers

TechStartupJobs runs a successful job board for startups within Techmeetups’ 21 global tech communities crossing 40,000 + active members. TechStartupJobs Fair has been setup to help Startups find determined and talented individuals with a creative flair and passion to join their team, gain extra exposure around the event and for talent to find their way into the hottest Startups around.

28 – 29 May – Pioneers Festival

Place: Hofburg, Wien
Price: €295 for Startups, €595 for Corporates, € 995 for Investors

Since 2012 it has been bringing together the smartest startups with investors, corporates and media eager to support the next big thing. More than 1,600 startups from 90+ countries applied to meet over 400 investors in the Hofburg Imperial Palace, Vienna. The Festival is limited to 2,500 participants who will learn from the best and get inspired by keynotes that will show what to expect in the years ahead.

29 May – FastTrack Hamburg

Place: Hamburg
Price: Application

On the 29th of May, the Startupbootcamp E-commerce program welcomes all related startups to Hamburg for a Fasttrack day. The program will select the most promising teams from all applications, and those teams will be invited to pitch, get mentor feedback and learn more about the Amsterdam E-commerce '15 program. Starting on the 12th of October.

29 May – GreenTec Awards 2015

Place: Tempodrom Berlin
Price:  €1,000 (+VAT)

Europe’s largest environmental and business prize will be awarded for the eighth time on May 29, 2015. This year yet again the traditional Green Carpet will be rolled out for 1,000 invited guests at Tempodrom in Berlin. The welcoming speech will be held once again by Peter Altmaier, Head of the Federal Chancellery and Federal Minister for Special Tasks.

31 May - 3 June – Berlin Buzzwords

Place: Postbahnhof Berlin
Price: €599

Berlin Buzzwords is Germany's most exciting conference on storing, processing and searching large amounts of digital data. It focuses on open source software projects. The 6th edition of Berlin Buzzwords will be held from May 31 to June 3, 2015 at Postbahnhof.


1 June – StarTUp Monday

Place: StarTUp Incubator, AM 012, Hardenbergstraße 38, 10623 Berlin (or outside)
Price: for free

The monthly StarTUp Monday is the perfect occasion for casual networking with startups and like-minded alumni and students, for sharing ideas, talking about starting a business and getting to know the lively founders’ network of TU Berlin – accompanied by free snacks and drinks. An introduction will be given by TU startup Trustami.

2 June – 12. Thüringer Elevator Pitch

Place: Erfurt, Kaisersaal
Price: For free / In order to participate write an e-mail to:

The Elevator Pitch of Thuringia enters its 12th round with this year's motto "idea looks for capital - idea looks for know-how". Aspiring young start up firms and other innovative companies from Thuringia will present their ideas within 3 minutes to an expert jury and the audience.

2 June –  ✞ Startup Confessions by BSC ✞ Seed Investment Edition

Place: Rainmaking Loft Berlin, Charlottenstraße 2, 10969-Berlin, Germany
Price: €10

The June session of 'Startup Confessions by BSC' will revolve around seed investments. In short presentations and a panel discussion speakers will dive deeper into the world of seed fundraising from friends & family, business angels and seed investors.

4 June – Tech Meetup

Place: Mobile Suite, Pappelallee 78, 10437 Berlin
Price: free, invite only

The Berlin Tech Meetup is a bi-monthly event for fellow geeks, hackers, entrepreneurs and investors. Watch 5-6 companies show-off their technology and demo exciting products - web, mobile, cars, 3D printers. Demos will typically be 5 minutes, followed by 5min of Q&A. Afterwards, everyone gets together for some drinks.

The upcoming edition of Berlin Tech Meetup is powered by PayPal.

10 June – Pen & Paper Hackathon

Place:  Industrie- und Handelskammer, Unter Sachsenhausen 10-26, 50667 Cologne
Price: Registration via

Take part in the "Pen & Paper"-Hackathon and hack the city. Develop mockups, prototypes or scribbles. Whether the subject is traffic, parking problems, public transportation, shared space or delivery vehicles - we want people looking from different perspectives, combining those different areas and work out solutions how traffic and mobility in a real city could look like. Be creative, innovative and solve a real-world problem! The hackathon is supported by Interactive Cologne. Great prizes are powered by HRS and the Government.

22 July – 3rd BEACON SUMMIT

Place: Munich
Price: User: €145 (€195), Service providers and agencies: €245 (€295), start ups/students: €95

'The sun is shining, the beacon glows’. Join and let the sparks fly in the summer atmosphere after the first hot Beacon half-year. Splashy refreshment offers include not only drinks, but also an attractive supporting program.

27 – 29 September – Bits & Pretzels

Place: Munich
Price: Ticketprice starts at €399

Bits & Pretzels is a 3 day conference for founders and people from the startup ecosystem with over 3.600 attendees. We bring together the world’s leading entrepreneurs and the innovative brands to share their ideas. Join us on 27th - 29th September 2015 and don’t miss the sensational finish at the Oktoberfest.

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