The events overview for this week and the near future to make sure you don’t miss a thing!
15 – 16 June – Axis Innovation
Place: Hotel de Ville, Paris
Price: €300 – €500
The conference includes pitches by 26 pre-screened disruptive French and European startups; over 50 international investors and delegations from 15 countries; keynotes on market and investment trends; 1-1 meetings; an exclusive dinner for startups and investors; and opportunities for creating strategic and lasting connections.
16 June – A summer evening with Creandum & Berlin’s entrepreneurial community
Place: Amano Conference Rooftop, Rosenthaler Straße 63–64, Berlin
Price: please register: www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-summer-evening-with-creandum-berlin
Creandum, the leading Nordic venture capital firm with offices in Sweden and in the US, is visiting Berlin for a deep dive into the startup ecosystem and to meet its brightest minds & best (new) startup ideas. Meet the Creandum for a fireside chat and “ask me anything session” followed by networking, drinks & snacks powered by Creandum. Three startups will also get the chance to pitch their business ideas and get direct feedback on stage. Applications can be submitted from now through the link on the eventbrite event description.
17 June – Microsoft Ventures Demo Night by Batch#3
Place: Unter den Linden 17, 10117 Berlin (entrance at Charlottenstraße)
Price: If you are an investor, please write Juli: email@example.com
It’s the third Microsoft Ventures Demo Night – a night that will be all about the startups who are looking forward to showing you their projects. Investors, email Juli Decker: firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are not an investor but still would like to come, send some brilliant reason to Juli.
18 June – VIDEO MARKETING SUMMIT
Place: 25hours Hotel HafenCity, Hamburg Überseeallee 5, 20457 Hamburg
How can startups advertise cost-effectively and optimise their reach through TV? How can the success be tracked optimally? The Video Marketing Summit 2015 is a symposium on conversion optimised TV advertising, YouTube marketing and online video. Digital experts present the newest trends and technologies.
18 June – Best of Rhineland
Place: STARTPLATZ, Cologne
Price: Invite only
Best of X unites a region’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. In 2015 the competition takes place in Munich, Cologne and Hamburg. The rules stay the same: National and local partners nominate up to three startups from their own respective entrepreneurial environment. Best of X Ambassadors chose 9 of the ten finalists. The 10th participant is chosen via online crowdvote. In the finals a jury representing seasoned entrepreneurs, media and venture capital select three winners – the Best of Rhineland.
20 June – Yeeha! Der Gründungskongress – From Problem to Startup
There will be three speeches about the topcis Design Thinking, Onlinemarketing and the possibilities of startups to raise capital. At “Worldcafé” participants can get in touch with one of the eight invited entrepreneurs for discussing daily challenges of a startup. In the evening the EntrepreneurTalente e.V. will invite Stuttgart’s startup scene for a “Meat&Greet” to come together with the participants in a laid-back atmosphere.
22 June – TEDxHamburg
TEDxHamburg wants to explore new territories. That means that they want to take you on a journey to explore insights in the latest developments and future trends in different areas of social life and scientific advancement. This conference will be about unexpected discoveries and disruptive innovations that will change participants’ thinking and living and will show the multiple ways how culture, art, economy and science are deeply entangled and interact today to change our living conditions in the future.
23 June – DB Accelerator Pitch
Place: betahaus Berlin
Price: free, apply via email
Deutsche Bahn Infrastructure launches an accelerator program and is looking for innovative ideas, technologies, products or business services in: 1. Improve maintenance, 2. Create new communication and/or sales channels or 3. Improve network efficiencies. The application deadline for the accelerator program is Wednesday, June 10th 2015. Finalists will be offered a chance to pitch their business concept on June 23rd 2015. Five teams will be selected from the pitch contest to participate in the accelerator program, receive €25,000 and the opportunity to accelerate their business over the next three months.
24 – 26 June – MLOVE ConFestival
As mobile becomes the remote control of our lives, the impact of smart technology will soon dominate everything around us. New chances and business opportunities arise with the Internet of Things (IoT).
This next step in our technological evolution is changing the way we live and work. This year the MLOVE ConFestival will support Hamburg to become the smartest city of the world. MLOVE is building a new experience with full size sea containers, including the next level inventions and ideas from smart cities worldwide: The Future City Campus.
15 – 17 July – Tech Open Air Berlin
Tech Open Air is a three-day Interdisciplinary Technology Festival.
Unconference – Connect and learn with top-tier entrepreneurs, artists and scientists at a beautiful location. Experience inspirational story telling, interactive panels, knowshops, pillowtalks, art installations, live music and much more.
Satellites – All Around the City: Last year the community organized more than 75 satellite events across town. In 2015 TOA aims for even more. Attendees will get the chance to visit startup offices, enjoy corporate perks, participate in workshops and network with smart people at meet-ups and memorable parties.
27 – 29 September – Bits & Pretzels
Price: Ticketprice starts at €399
Bits & Pretzels is a three day conference for founders and people from the startup ecosystem with over 3,600 attendees. It brings together the world’s leading entrepreneurs and the innovative brands to share their ideas at the Oktoberfest.
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