Village Insider – Berlin’s Top tech events (6-12 Feb 2012)

Village Insider
Village Insider

Village Insider

As the temperatures drop, the startup calendar is heating up this week in Berlin with enough events to keep you breathless. Talk semantic web, share your skills and mingle with startups over a beer – it’s all happening right here…

Mon 6 Feb

If you want to mingle with other Java developers and talk about new Java frameworks for play then head to the Java Usergroup Meetup. Jörg Viola, CEO of Object Code will give a talk (in German) before Q&A and networking.

WHERE Scout Lounge, ImmobilienScout24, Andreasstrasse 10
WHEN From 6pm
HOW MUCH Free with registration

Mon 6 Feb – Tues 7 Feb

If you want to take your web offering to the next level, then you want to immerse yourself in the Semantic Tech and Business Conference. The event promises to bring together industry leaders and practitioners to participate in presentations, panels, discussions and case studies to learn what semantic technologies are and how they can benefit your company.

WHERE Seminaris Campushotel, Takustrasse 39
WHEN From 8:15am Mon 6 Feb
HOW MUCH One-day pass €395, event pass €895

Tues 7 Feb

If you want to unleash your inner nerd, then head over to Nerd Nite #10. An informal meetup, it’s a place to chat, mingle and feel at home with likeminded nerds.

WHERE HBC Berlin, Karl-Liebknecht-Straße 9
WHEN From 8pm
HOW MUCH Free

Tues 7 Feb

If you want to mingle with other hot startup minds, then you want to keep Tuesday evening free for the Start-up Berlin Meetup. It’s an informal meeting for Berlin founders, freelancers and entrepreneurs, with drinks and a buffet.

WHERE Johann Rose, Forster Strasse 57
WHEN From 8pm
HOW MUCH €8

Weds 8 Feb

If you have mad skills to offer and want to learn something new in return, then you need to get over to the Berlin Skills Exchange. A great collective collaboration.

WHERE Betahaus Cafe, Prinzessinnenstraße 19-20
WHEN From 7pm
HOW MUCH Free

Weds 8 Feb

If you want to head to a trendy Neukölln watering hole to talk startups, The Black Lodge is a Twin Peaks-themed bar that’s perfect for Berlin Startup Drinks. SoundCloud will be there to represent too.

WHERE The Black Lodge, Sanderstrasse 6
WHEN From 8pm
HOW MUCH Free

Thurs 9 Feb

If you want to wind down with the web/startup community, then head to Newthinking Netwerk Lounge on Thursday. And if yuo fancy taking in some culture, the Berlinale ticket office is right around the corner.

WHERE  HomeBase, Köthenerstrasse 44
WHEN From 5pm
HOW MUCH Free

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