This Week in the Village – Berlin’s Top Tech Events (26 Mar – 1 Apr)

Village Events
Village Events

It’s another fine, sunny day in Berlin and another week of fine start-up and tech events. So grab your shades and a cold one – here’s our pick of the bunch…

Village Events

Mon 26 March

If you’re addicted to Google apps (or want to know more), it might be worth checking out the Berlin Google Technology User Group (GTUG). Tonight’s guest speaker: SnapEngage’s Jerome Mouton on how to “super-charge your start-up” with Google App Engine.

WHERE Digital creative agency Less Rain, Linienstrasse 154a
WHEN Monday 26 March 7pm
HOW MUCH Free for GTUG members (it’s quick and easy to join)

Wed 28 March

The German Silicon Valley Accelerator might just send you to Silicon Valley for three months of support and mentoring. Find out more at the launch event tonight at Q110 Deutsche Bank.

WHERE Q110, Friedrichstraße 181
HOW MUCH Free (we think) but registration is required.

Also tonight: international Berlin-based startups and startup workers will be meeting for a drink at Volksbar. For more details, join the Berlin StartUp Employees group on Facebook (it’s a SoundCloud and Wooga initiative).

WHERE Volksbar, Rosa-Luxemburg-Straße 39
WHEN 7.30pm-10pm
HOW MUCH Free, but drinks and tips are recommended

Thurs 29 March

Starting up on a skinny budget? Need advice and inspiration? Berlin incubator You Is Now is hosting a talk this week on lean start-ups. Speakers: Look Mommy’s Magdalena Böttger and Cinovu’s Shermin Voshmgir.

WHERE You Is Now (Immobilien Scout GmbH, Andreasstraße 10)
WHEN 7.30pm-10.30pm

Fri 30 March

Friday at Six, the monthly radio show for startups in Berlin, will be doing it live this Friday, with music, DJ and party to follow. We’re all invited.

WHERE Nokia House Berlin, Invalidenstrasse 117
WHEN 7pm-10pm


Fri 30 – Sat 31 March

To round off the week, head along to CAMPKBX 2012 for what seems to be a cross between a talent show and an ideas workshop. Twittwoch founder Stefan Wolpers will be speaking on Friday; the grand final is on Saturday night.
To find out more, check out (website in German).
WHERE Palais in der Kulturbrauerei, Schönhauser Allee 36
WHEN Friday 6pm-midnight and Saturday 10am onwards
HOW MUCH €25,00 for a regular ticket (includes catering and Sat night party)

Sat 31 March

Last but not least: Carlsberg/Buddy Beers will be hosting a party on Saturday night to mark the successful launch of their iPhone app. It’s going to be a big one!

WHERE 1820 Bar Berlin (between Belushi’s and the Volksbar), Rosa-Luxemburg-Strasse 41
WHEN 10pm onwards

Image credit: flickr user – Kuba Bozanowski