The Startup Event Highlights: 3 August – 8 August



2 – 3 August – Respawn – Gathering of Game Developers

Place: Dock.One, Cologne
Price:  Tickets start at €69
Open, uncomplicated, and in step with the leading edge of the games industry. That is what ‘Respawn – Gathering of Game Developers’ is all about. Aruba Events, known for the German Developers Award and the ‘Quo Vadis’ game developers’ conference, has been the organizer of Respawn since 2013. Held in the run-up to the ‘gamescom’ industry expo, the fundamental idea is to provide an informal setting for an exchange between game developers, trade visitors and students.

Coming up:

11 August –

Place: Prachtwerk Berlin
Price:  free
A quarterly evening event for designers, developers and product people. Connecting ideas to people obsessed with making great products.


Place: Raue-Potsdamer Platz 1, Berlin
Price: €10 (+ Food & Drinks)
Hosted by CLYC and Sponsored by RAUE. At Potsdamer Platz with food, drinks and a panoramic terrace and view.

23 September – Startups@Reeperbahn

Place: Klubhaus St. Pauli
Price: please apply until 23 August at
The Startups@Reeperbahn Pitch will again give five fantastic startups from throughout Europe the opportunity to present their business to over 60 investors and investment managers. Besides a host of journalists and another 300 hand-picked VIP guests from Germany’s digital and media industry, participants can look forward to the opportunity of taking home the incredible first prize of €100,000 – the SPIEGEL ONLINE MEDIAPREIS, which comes with a media budget totalling €100,000.
Continuing the tradition of previous years, the investors attending the event will, the very same evening, whisk the pitch participants off for a more intimate business tête-à-tête in one of the ‘Lovemobiles’ parked in front of the venue.

27 – 29 September – Bits & Pretzels

Place: Munich
Price: Ticketprice starts at 99 €
Bits & Pretzels is a three day conference for founders and people from the startup ecosystem with over 3,600 attendees. Entrepreneurs and innovative brands meet to share their ideas. Join on 27th – 29th September 2015 and don’t miss the sensational finish at the Oktoberfest.

2 – 4 October – HackZurich

Place: Technopark, Zurich
Price: Register on the website. Participation is for free.
450 participants build small teams to engage in a 40 hours non-stop programming marathon.The teams built innovative software solutions and developed apps for the tasks proposed by the sponsors. HackZurich is an ideal possibility to find future startup partners or to mingle with international IT companies.

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