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TECHFEST Munich 2017 - More than a hackthon!

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The deadline for applying is now pretty much closed, you would need to hack yourself into TECHFEST (write me a msg :)

For those of you, who just want to visit TECHFEST on Saturday or Sunday, I managed to get a special offer for you: instead of the regular price of 400 € I managed to get a special discount for my synbio friends: 10-15 € per day depending on the day!

Simply visit Eventbrite (https://www.eventbrite.de/e/techfest-munich-2017-registration-36682625721) and enter this promotional code: "specialoffer17"

See you at TECHFEST this weekend!

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UPDATE: we are at 70% capacity and if you want to join this weekend, apply quickly!

We will have the latest microfluidics from a fantastic research giant next door and their whole developer team, we put them together with the therapy experts from Georgia and add a whole bunch of Biosensors to automate therapy in order to solve the antibiotic crisis. Who is in on that challenge? PS: Techfest will be the beginning of this fantastic journey and on Sunday, we will bring together all our partners that we want to work on this together. Make sure you are there! (and if you come as a visitor on Sunday, please buy a ticket. Participating though is and will always be free. ====================================================

The TECHFEST MUNICH is an international technology festival and a hands-on fusion of technology, design, and science.

We will be running the biotrack together with OSRAM and their biosensore devision - plus we will work with our new biolab and invite plenty of folks from all over Europe's synbio scene. Come join the fun!

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Applications for Participants are now open! Visit http://www.techfestmunich.com

Ticket for guests at early bird price:
Get ticket https://www.eventbrite.de/e/techfest-munich-2017-registration-36682625721 (https://www.eventbrite.de/e/techfest-munich-2017-registration-36682625721?aff=es2)

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MORE_disciplines

For one weekend, we bring together 300 entrepreneurs, creatives, tech evangelists, corporate innovators, designers, coders, hackers and makers.

MORE_impact

In teams of 3-5 people, participants can create things that are innovative, tech-related, extraordinary or just geeky and funny. In facilitation workshops, we will guide you through the process of ideation, team building, and rapid prototyping. 72 hours of TECHFEST are a starting point for more_.

MORE_fun

The priority is on doing over watching, implementation over talking, and crazy over normal. To further boost out-of-the-box creativity, we will create a high-energy spectacle with art-installations, music, and special activities.

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Industries: Smart City & Smart Enterprise, Mobility, Health & MedTech

Technologies: IoT & Robotics, AI & Mixed Reality, SynBio

Topic Examples: Connected Fashion, Autonomous Transportation, Automated Drug Discovery, Workplace of the Future, Management by AI, Mixed Reality Workplace

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Feedback from TECHFEST 2016

"The best hackathon I have ever been to!" _Johann Romefort, Tech Evangelist, Stylight

"The ambiance and creative energy that was created throughout these three very intense days was unique and very inspiring." _Birgit Gocht, Senior Director Venture Technologies & Strategic Partnerships, next47

"Great opportunity for creative challenge solving in a productive and relaxed working atmosphere. I wished I had such an event during my studies." _Johannes Breitschopf, Technical Marketing, Infineon

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TECHFEST Munich Keyfacts

72 HOURS / 350 INTERNATIONAL PARTICIPANTS / 100 MACHINES AND GADGETS / 1.500 SQM MAKERSPACE / ENTREPRENEURS, CREATIVES, HACKERS & MAKERS

INTERNATIONAL TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS / TECH DEMOS / WORKSHOPS FOR IDEATION, TEAM FORMATION AND PROTOTYPING / FESTIVAL ATMOSPHERE ART INSTALLATIONS / MUSIC / FUNFAIR / AFTERPARTY / AND MUCH MORE_

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Applications are now open! http://www.techfestmunich.com
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