Berlin Startup Culture (BSC)

Berlin Startup Culture is a weekly meetup group where the Berlin tech startup community comes together to drink, work, discuss and network. We meet at different locations across town each week. Mostly at a start-up office, co-working space or a bar.

Things we do at BSC:

  1. Discuss and dissect new hot consumer and enterprise business models
  2. Listen to experienced founders, product managers, engineers, designers, and networkers talk plain about their experiences, challenges, failures, and successes
  3. Listend to angel on their past deals and how they make investments and syndicate with other angels
  4. Listend to VCs on their future deals and how they make investments and syndicate with other investors
  5. Build Hacker-MBA-tandems; in a Hacker-MBA-tandem, a hacker teaches an MBA how to code and the MBA teaches the hacker MBA essentials. Tandems present their progress every fortnight.
  6. Do live hackathons in start-ups, hospitals, orphan homes, schools, jails, nursing homes, kindergartens, courts, government offices, etc.

Format: Presentations, interviews and hackathons

The format for a presentation: 45 minutes presentation, 30 minutes audience Q&A. Networking afterward. All presentation slides can be downloaded at:

The format for an interview; 45 minutes Q&A, 15-30 minutes audience Q&A. Networking afterward.

The format for a hackathon; teams of 4-5 people consisting each of experienced hackers, rookie hackers, designers and a business geek. A hackathon can take a day or 2-3 days concluding with live product demos.

Social Media
Follow us on Twitter to get info on future events: @berlinstartupculture 

Like us on Facebook to get info on future events: 

The hash tag to use for live tweets during events is #berlinstartupculture


Sponsorship Program
Our sponsors make our events more fun and enjoyable for all attendees by providing free food, drinks and office space. In return we give sponsors a great platform to showcase themselves directly to the tech community in Berlin. We offer bronze, silver and gold sponsorship packages.

Advantages of being a Sponsor
- Employee branding
- We send a newsletter on your behalf showcasingyour company
- You get the chance to pitch your company at the event
- Your company can offer prices at the event for employee branding
- Direct contact to potential strategic partners for your business
- Mention of your name in all press releases
- Networking opportunity with the tech community in Berlin
- Free alpha and beta testing of your products
-We run hackathons in your company solving problems for you

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