The Berlin Digital Tech Community comes to New York












Gain an insight into the vibrant Digital Tech scene in Europe's Start-up capital, Berlin. We will take a look at some of the great synergies and parallels with what's happening in Digital Start-Up scene in New York.  Find out more about what it really takes to make it in Berlin, and New York.

Join us for a fascinating panel line-up including recent and long-time international Entrepreneurs who made the move to NYC and Digital natives who have grown up in the European Community (Germany, UK and Italy) – Steffen Brünn, CEO of, the world’s fastest growing yacht charter & boat rental platform and Thomas Janze, CEO of Blackcam 4D GmbH, Inventor of a new, exceptionally small, innovative, flexible, remote controlled HD camera system, Adam Lewis, CEO of Apploi, a mobile app that revolutionizes the way people apply to jobs, and Alessandro Piol, investor, co-founder of Vedanta Capital, who recently released a book called Tech and the City, the making of New York's Startup Community.

This Meetup is part of a 2 day programme in NYC for 20 of Berlin-Brandenburg brightest Digital Entrepreneurs and Media Start-Ups, organized by The Economic Development Board for Brandenburg, Germany's capital region. Read more about the program here:

Berlin Digital Tech comes to New York

Berlin is coming to explore the New York Start-Up Scene, to meet, learn, explore, collaborate and connect with potential partners and clients in the Big Apple. If you are interested to connect with the Berlin companies for a one-on-one meet, outside of this event, you can request a meeting very simply, via our web portal.

We invite you to join us for networking drinks at this event, which are kindly sponsored by Audio Network, High quality production music for TV, Film, Advertising and Corporate Video. Pre-cleared for worldwide and multi-platform use - forever.

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Hoping to make it off the waitlist. Currently working on a mobile music project with my partner, who's based out of Berlin, and would love some more insight into how we expand our presence there.

    June 10, 2013

    • AC C.

      Hi Harry, not sure you were here last night? let's keep in touch in case I can be of any help to you for your Berlin project.

      June 11, 2013

  • Karen A.

    I'm the rep for the Berlin International Film Festival in NY. New to tech world, but many years in film and media. Looking forward to expanding my horizons. I also live part time in Germany (Hamburg and Berlin).

    June 10, 2013

    • Fernanda Lange B.

      hello karen, how are you? i haven't seen you at the event. what a pity.i am part of head of delegation. could we meet on thursday ? best fernandat

      June 10, 2013

    • AC C.

      Hi Karen, I would have loved to meet you yesterday too! Maybe the next time then? I am a lot in NY (commuting between NY and Berlin).

      June 11, 2013

  • Stefanie L.

    Sorry cant make it tonight look forward to seeing the group tomorrow at GA

    June 10, 2013

  • Dan B.

    Adam Lewis is a friend and Consumer Technology is a space that I am involved in.

    June 10, 2013

  • Marcel A. can't make it to NYC today.

    June 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Looking forward to this!

    June 9, 2013

  • Uli K.

    Looking forward to get off the waiting list and into the event!!!
    Looking forward to meet media related people

    June 6, 2013

  • Alexi H.

    I work for AIESEC, an organization which sources and sponsors international talent to come work here in the US. Our main focus is technical talent and I would love to learn more about what's happening in the Digital Start-Up scene in NY!

    1 · June 4, 2013

  • Lorcan S.

    As an Immigration Attorney specializing in acquiring U.S. visas for entrepreneurs, digital artists and the tech industry, I am excited to attend this event.

    June 4, 2013

    • Reza C.

      Lorcan, can you please shoot me an email at [masked]. We are working on something that I think may be of interest to you.

      June 4, 2013

  • Thorsten

    Editor and Chief and co-founder of the German speaking Tech-blog

    June 3, 2013

  • Shuang van R.

    Tech for Deutsche Bank and interested in what Berlin has to offer! :)

    May 30, 2013

  • Barbara J.

    I am a German-English technical translator who specializes in IT. Originally from Austria, I am excited to meet "techies" from Berlin (and maybe speak some German?).

    May 29, 2013

  • AC C.

    Looking forward to meeting you there and boost the networking chances of everyone there!

    1 · May 21, 2013

    • AC C.

      We did (AlleyNYC as mentioned above)

      May 22, 2013

  • Stefanie L.

    Founder of New York International, a resource for Internationals starting businesses in New York

    1 · May 17, 2013

  • Nicola

    Take a look/request a meeting with some of the 20 companies from Berlin-Brandenburg who will be in NYC, June 9-11 to explore collaboration and innovation with the Digital Tech Community at:

    May 8, 2013

  • Jonathan A.

    If needed, I might be able to get good space at Brooklyn Law School.

    1 · May 1, 2013

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