• THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY - FOUNDERS, STARTUPS, INVESTORS

    THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY - FOUNDERS, STARTUPS, INVESTORS Join us for our weekly TGIF @ThePlace! No content, no panels, no speakers - just Berlin ́s ecosystem having some cold drinks. This event is free to attend. Attendees must purchase their own liquid refreshments - but we will surprise you sometimes with some nice discounts ;) There's no content or speaker at this event - just business and social networking. Build your business and social network - face to face! Come out and enjoy a great evening of liquid refreshments and amazing networking oppportunities. Be prepared with your best smile, a firm handshake and a great personality. You may meet your next business collaborator, client, employer, employee, friend, or tennis partner! But most importantly: Getting away from a screen for a few hours will do you some good! : -) Meet Berlin´s movers and shakers - Tech entrepreneurs, developers, engineers, mobile app coders, attorneys, bloggers, academics, financiers, and investors! It's okay if you have to come late and/or leave early. Feel free to drop in whenever you can. WHEN: Every Friday from 17:00 until last one leaves WHERE: The Place (Charlottenstraße 2, 10969 Berlin) ABOUT US: This TGIF is hosted by the German Startups Association in cooperation with The Place. The German Startups Association is the representative of startups in Germany. Our unique bottom up approach is reflected in all that we do. Headquartered in Berlin with fourteen regional representations, we are constantly growing. Bringing together more than 700 startups from various sectors and in all stages and over 50 corporate members and business angels to create synergies between old and new economy. The Place is an international startup hub—a stimulating 1000 square meter space within a former printing house. In a garage-style atmosphere with 7-meter vaulted ceilings and tons of natural light, we’re well positioned to bring in a new breed of founders and young companies. Startups are the spark that lights the engine of The Place. Ottonova, Grover and relayr are just a few examples of our members that have attracted tens of millions in investment capital. We’ve seen success stories and startups growing big—raising rounds, going public, making exits, and gaining huge experience.

  • FINANCE ACADEMY BERLIN

    The Place Berlin

    6,20 €

    Register for the event here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/finance-academy-berlin-tickets-58845280819?aff=ThePlaceMeetUp - RSVPs via Meetup don´t count! THE TICKET PRICE IS REFUNDED IF YOU SHOW UP Did you ever struggle talking to investors? Did you wonder what to say, or how to say it? Did you wonder when is the right time to ask for funding? Well, you are not alone. It is perceived difficult by many startups to talk to investors. However, with the proper training, it becomes easier than you think. Leapfunder's Investor Readiness Session answers all of your questions regarding how to successfully speak to investors and raise funding. It is a 2-hour workshop designed to help you prepare for investor meetings. It is led by our co-founder and CEO, Tienko Rasker (https://www.linkedin.com/in/tienko-rasker-03070a4/). The workshop has proven to be very helpful to many startups. One member wrote: 'I wanted to let you know, I visit quite a few startup related Meetups every month and I have to say today I actually learned quite a bit. I think it is really great how you have such a practical approach. I was expecting a theoretical talk but what I got was a learning experience with no butterflies and rainbows but straight talk. 5/5.' Register for the event here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/finance-academy-berlin-tickets-58845280819?aff=ThePlaceMeetUp Are you wondering what kind of knowledge you'll get at our training? Pay Leapfunder's Academy Page a visit and find out! https://www.leapfunder.com/academy Date & time: Every Wednesday (besides the second Wednesday in the month) from 13-15h at The Place, Berlin ABOUT US: This Event is supported by the German Startups Association in cooperation with The Place. The German Startups Association is the representative of startups in Germany. Our unique bottom up approach is reflected in all that we do. Headquartered in Berlin with fourteen regional representations, we are constantly growing. Bringing together more than 700 startups from various sectors and in all stages and over 50 corporate members and business angels to create synergies between old and new economy. The Place is an international startup hub—a stimulating 1000 square meter space within a former printing house. In a garage-style atmosphere with 7-meter vaulted ceilings and tons of natural light, we’re well positioned to bring in a new breed of founders and young companies. Startups are the spark that lights the engine of The Place. Ottonova, Grover and relayr are just a few examples of our members that have attracted tens of millions in investment capital. We’ve seen success stories and startups growing big—raising rounds, going public, making exits, and gaining huge experience.

  • THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY - FOUNDERS, STARTUPS, INVESTORS

    THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY - FOUNDERS, STARTUPS, INVESTORS Join us for our weekly TGIF @ThePlace! No content, no panels, no speakers - just Berlin ́s ecosystem having some cold drinks. This event is free to attend. Attendees must purchase their own liquid refreshments - but we will surprise you sometimes with some nice discounts ;) There's no content or speaker at this event - just business and social networking. Build your business and social network - face to face! Come out and enjoy a great evening of liquid refreshments and amazing networking oppportunities. Be prepared with your best smile, a firm handshake and a great personality. You may meet your next business collaborator, client, employer, employee, friend, or tennis partner! But most importantly: Getting away from a screen for a few hours will do you some good! : -) Meet Berlin´s movers and shakers - Tech entrepreneurs, developers, engineers, mobile app coders, attorneys, bloggers, academics, financiers, and investors! It's okay if you have to come late and/or leave early. Feel free to drop in whenever you can. WHEN: Every Friday from 17:00 until last one leaves WHERE: The Place (Charlottenstraße 2, 10969 Berlin) ABOUT US: This TGIF is hosted by the German Startups Association in cooperation with The Place. The German Startups Association is the representative of startups in Germany. Our unique bottom up approach is reflected in all that we do. Headquartered in Berlin with fourteen regional representations, we are constantly growing. Bringing together more than 700 startups from various sectors and in all stages and over 50 corporate members and business angels to create synergies between old and new economy. The Place is an international startup hub—a stimulating 1000 square meter space within a former printing house. In a garage-style atmosphere with 7-meter vaulted ceilings and tons of natural light, we’re well positioned to bring in a new breed of founders and young companies. Startups are the spark that lights the engine of The Place. Ottonova, Grover and relayr are just a few examples of our members that have attracted tens of millions in investment capital. We’ve seen success stories and startups growing big—raising rounds, going public, making exits, and gaining huge experience.

  • START Call 2019 - Dive into the startup scene

    University of Applied Sciences Europe (Campus Berlin)

    START Call 2019 is the leading student-run conference for entrepreneurship and technology in Germany, taking place on November 8th - 9th 2019 in Berlin. Be where innovation happens and participate as one of the future game changers, visionary founders and high-profile investors, gathering for a two-day conference full of unique speeches, collaboration and networking events. This event is made for: ALL students with interest in startups, students and young professionals seeking for a job or internship in a young or established startup, aspiring entrepreneurs searching for a great idea or, entrepreneurs looking for co-founders, startups looking for investments. Our vision is to bring together about 500 innovative people with an entrepreneurial mindset from tech and business side, while focusing on: - Speakers - Workshops - Job Fair - Recruiters Speed Dating - Investors Speed Dating - Tech Fair - Pitch Competition - Networking - Afterparty Check it our website for further information https://www.startcall.de and watch our aftermovie of last years Start Call https://www.joffrey-umbdenstock.com/de/studentenveranstaltung-video/ TICKETS: https://www.startcall.de/tickets/ Thanks to our amazing partners, student tickets (FULL Catering) are available at only 10 EUR! EVENTBRITE: https://www.eventbrite.de/e/start-call-2019-tickets-60263046394 Join Berlin’s thriving startup community, meet the right people, find your dream team, grow your idea and become part of the innovation movement! We are looking forward to welcoming you in Berlin. Your START Call Team

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  • GINSEP Get-together Berlin 2019

    The Place Berlin

    Liebe Startups, liebe Gründer habt Ihr Interesse an Indien und am indischen Markt? Das „German-Indian Startup Exchange Program (GINSEP)“ des Startup-Verbandes ist in die Verlängerung gegangen und wird euch in den nächsten 2 Jahren eine breite Palette an tollen Möglichkeiten bieten. Wir wollen euch das Programm beim Meetup in Berlin vorstellen, mit euch darüber diskutieren und uns und euch vernetzen! ANMELDUNG VIA MAIL: [masked] Folgende Programmpunkte werden wir euch vorstellen: 1. Aufbereitung von Informationen: Neue Webseite (www.ginsep.co) und neuer Blog mit Informationen rund um das Deutsch-Indische Startup Ökosystem (ab Dezember 2019). 2. Erweiterung unseres Botschafter Netzwerkes mit digital access und Aufbau einer Repräsentanz in Indien: Mit der Deutsch-Indischen Handelskammer in Bangalore haben wir einen starken Partner für unsere Aktivitäten in Indien gefunden. 3. Veranstaltung von Konferenzen, Pitching-Formaten, Startup Touren, etc.: Euch erwartet ein vielfältiges Eventprogramm in Indien und Deutschland mit spannenden Inputs, wichtigen Partnern sowie Vernetzungs- und Wachstumsmöglichkeiten. 4. Zwei innovative Pilotprojekte: U.a. eine Tour für indische Investoren nach Deutschland, um euch die Chance zu geben auch mit indischen Investoren in Kontakt zu treten. Gleichzeitig werden wir indische Fachkräfte dabei unterstützen Anstellungen bei deutschen Startups zu finden. Falls der indische Markt für euch interessant ist, ihr mit Akteuren aus dem Deutsch-Indischen Startup Ökosystem in Kontakt treten wollt oder einfach mehr über das Projekt erfahren wollt, laden wir euch recht herzlich am 6. November 2019 ab 19 Uhr ins „The Place“ (Charlottenstraße 2, 10969 Berlin) ein. Getränke gehen auf uns! Bitte meldet euch per Mail bei Eileen Trenkmann an: ([masked]), wenn ihr vorbei kommen wollt, es lohnt sich. Wir freuen uns auf euch! Viele Grüße, Euer GINSEP Team

  • INVESTOR READINESS SESSION

    The Place Berlin

    6,20 €

    Register for the event here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/investor-readiness-session-berlin-tickets-58844177519?aff=ThePlaceMeetUp THE TICKET PRICE IS REFUNDED IF YOU SHOW UP Did you ever struggle talking to investors? Did you wonder what to say, or how to say it? Did you wonder when is the right time to ask for funding? Well, you are not alone. It is perceived difficult by many startups to talk to investors. However, with the proper training, it becomes easier than you think. Leapfunder's Investor Readiness Session answers all of your questions regarding how to successfully speak to investors and raise funding. It is a 2-hour workshop designed to help you prepare for investor meetings. It is led by our co-founder and CEO, Tienko Rasker (https://www.linkedin.com/in/tienko-rasker-03070a4/). The workshop has proven to be very helpful to many startups. One member wrote: 'I wanted to let you know, I visit quite a few startup related Meetups every month and I have to say today I actually learned quite a bit. I think it is really great how you have such a practical approach. I was expecting a theoretical talk but what I got was a learning experience with no butterflies and rainbows but straight talk. 5/5.' Register for the event here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/investor-readiness-session-berlin-tickets-58844177519?aff=ThePlaceMeetUp Are you wondering what kind of knowledge you'll get at our training? Pay Leapfunder's Academy Page a visit and find out! https://www.leapfunder.com/academy Date & time: Every Wednesday (besides the second Wednesday in the month) from 13-15h at The Place, Berlin ABOUT US: This Event is supported by the German Startups Association in cooperation with The Place. The German Startups Association is the representative of startups in Germany. Our unique bottom up approach is reflected in all that we do. Headquartered in Berlin with fourteen regional representations, we are constantly growing. Bringing together more than 700 startups from various sectors and in all stages and over 50 corporate members and business angels to create synergies between old and new economy. The Place is an international startup hub—a stimulating 1000 square meter space within a former printing house. In a garage-style atmosphere with 7-meter vaulted ceilings and tons of natural light, we’re well positioned to bring in a new breed of founders and young companies. Startups are the spark that lights the engine of The Place. Ottonova, Grover and relayr are just a few examples of our members that have attracted tens of millions in investment capital. We’ve seen success stories and startups growing big—raising rounds, going public, making exits, and gaining huge experience.

  • PR-Stammtisch: Personal Branding

    PIABO

    Personal Branding ist gerade voll im Trend. Was steckt hinter diesem Buzzword? Warum kann es Sinn machen, sich als Personenmarke zu positionieren? Wie trennt man eine Business Brand von einer Personal Brand? Und wie fängt man Personal Branding am besten an? Darüber sprechen mit uns Christina Richter, Kommunikationsstrategin und Personal Branding-Expertin https://www.christina-richter.net/, und Tanja Lenke, die Gründerin von She-preneur https://she-preneur.de/ und Business-Strategin für Frauen, die ihr profitables Business aufbauen wollen. Bringt Eure Fragen mit! Tanja und Christina werden ihre Erfahrungen teilen und Eure Fragen zum Thema Personal Branding beantworten. Eingeladen sind wir diesmal bei PIABO https://piabo.net/, in das schöne Büro direkt am Gendarmenmarkt. Datum: Dienstag, 5. November 2019 Ort: PIABO PR GmbH, Markgrafenstr. 36, 10117 Berlin Einlass: 18:30 Uhr Beginn: 19 Uhr Bitte beachtet, dass die Plätze limitiert sind. Wir bitten Euch deshalb, Euch wieder abzumelden, falls Ihr doch kurzfristig nicht dabei sein könnt. Die/der auf der Warteliste freut sich bestimmt über einen Nachrückplatz. Es grüßen ganz herzlich Ulrike, Svenja, Philipp und Nicole P.S. Noch mehr spannende Events, PR Jobs und professionelle Themen findest du in unserer Facebook-Gruppe "Berliner PR Stammtisch": https://www.facebook.com/groups/berliner.pr.stammtisch/

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  • SPOOKY THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY 👻🎃🧛 - ZOMBIES, WITCHES, DEMONS

    🎃🎃🎃 HELLOWEEN SPECIAL 🎃🎃🎃 SPOOKY THANK GOD IT’S FRIDAY 👻🎃🧛 - ZOMBIES, WITCHES, DEMONS Join us for our spooky TGIF @ThePlace! No content, no panels, no speakers - just Berlin ́s ecosystem having some cold drinks. Get a free shot if costumed This event is free to attend. Attendees must purchase their own liquid refreshments - but we will surprise you sometimes with some nice discounts ;) There's no content or speaker at this event - just business and social networking. Build your business and social network - face to face! Come out and enjoy a great evening of liquid refreshments and amazing networking oppportunities. Be prepared with your best smile, a firm handshake and a great personality. You may meet your next business collaborator, client, employer, employee, friend, or tennis partner! But most importantly: Getting away from a screen for a few hours will do you some good! : -) Meet Berlin´s movers and shakers - Tech entrepreneurs, developers, engineers, mobile app coders, attorneys, bloggers, academics, financiers, and investors! It's okay if you have to come late and/or leave early. Feel free to drop in whenever you can. WHEN: Every Friday from 17:00 until last one leaves WHERE: The Place (Charlottenstraße 2, 10969 Berlin) ABOUT US: This TGIF is hosted by the German Startups Association in cooperation with The Place. The German Startups Association is the representative of startups in Germany. Our unique bottom up approach is reflected in all that we do. Headquartered in Berlin with fourteen regional representations, we are constantly growing. Bringing together more than 700 startups from various sectors and in all stages and over 50 corporate members and business angels to create synergies between old and new economy. The Place is an international startup hub—a stimulating 1000 square meter space within a former printing house. In a garage-style atmosphere with 7-meter vaulted ceilings and tons of natural light, we’re well positioned to bring in a new breed of founders and young companies. Startups are the spark that lights the engine of The Place. Ottonova, Grover and relayr are just a few examples of our members that have attracted tens of millions in investment capital. We’ve seen success stories and startups growing big—raising rounds, going public, making exits, and gaining huge experience.

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  • Fuckups and Pivots | by START Berlin

    The Place Berlin

    Learn, embrace failure and connect. TICKETS: https://fuckupsandpivots.eventbrite.de This event gives us the opportunity to learn from each other. It facilitates communication and creates meaningful connections. Fuckups and Pivots by START Berlin is an interactive format that enables the learning from others through stories and conversations. Talks from successful Tech-Entrepreneurs and Investors about their journey are followed by Q&As to deepen the understanding of the obstacles they overcame. Agenda: 5:45 to 6:00 pm Checkin and Hello 6:15 to 6:50 pm 1st Talk + START Intro 6:50 to 7:20 pm Food & Drinks 7:20 to 8:10 pm 2nd & 3rd Talk 8:00 to 9:00 pm Networking Speakers: Taner Akcok Taner orchestrates "Product Management", "Operations" and "Engineering" teams to deliver edge-of-technology solutions for customer pain-points. After leading the Microsoft for Startups program in Istanbul he founded AppAnalytics.io which, according to Business Insider became the 2nd fastest growing B2B startup in the world. After helping to build Webtrekk, he now is the CPO/CTO of finleap connect. Thomas Bachem Passionate entrepreneur, software developer and investor. Founder of several startups, among others Sevenload (sold to Hubert Burda Media) and Lebenslauf.com (sold to XING). Co-founder and honorary Deputy Chairman of the Federal Association of German Startups. Founder and Chancellor of CODE University of Applied Sciences, a private university for software developers, designers and digital entrepreneurs. Heiko Rauch Heiko is an entrepreneur, tech enthusiast and angel investor. Previously, he co-founded zanox, Europe's leading performance advertising network and led its international expansion with 400 employees and annual revenues of $300M. In 2007, he founded Globumbus an accelerator for entrepreneurship. Today, he is the Co-Founder of UFOstart – the first “Global Crowd Network” for Lean Startups.

  • WIWIN Award & Green Finance Summit 2019 🏆🌱

    WIWIN Award & Green Finance 2019 🏆 Ihr seid grün und innovativ und habt ein nachhaltiges Startup gegründet? Dann bewerbt euch jetzt für den höchstdotierten Preis für nachhaltige Startups in Deutschland – den WIWIN Award; mit der Möglichkeit einen Gewinn von bis zu[masked] € (1. Preis) zu gewinnen! JETZT BEWERBEN ➡️ https://www.wiwin.de/award Einsendeschluss für den Award ist der 23. August. Gesucht werden Startups aus den Bereichen Erneuerbare Energien, Energieeffizienz, Elektromobilität, nachhaltiges Bauen, nachhaltige Finanzen, ökologische Landwirtschaft, Circular Economy sowie profitorientierte Sozialunternehmen. Der WIWIN Award wird in diesem Jahr zum zweiten Mal in Berlin in einer coolen Location, dem Säälchen am Holzmarkt, verliehen. Der Startup-Verband mit seiner Green Startups Plattform ist Partner des Awards und verknüpft ihn mit dem ersten WIWIN Green Finance Summit, einer exklusive Veranstaltung für Investoren und Startups. Hier habt ihr zusätzlich die Chance, vor relevanten Investoren und Business Angels zu pitchen und vielleicht euren zukünftigen Investor kennenzulernen. Der Summit beinhaltet zudem spannende Panels, Vorträge und Vernetzungsmöglichkeiten bei kühlen Drinks und leckerem Bio-Food. Gäste sind nachhaltige Startups, Investoren, Business Angels und Multiplikatoren, die daran arbeiten, die Finanzierungsbedingungen für Green Startups nachhaltig zu verbessern. Jetzt für den WIWIN Award bewerben und die Chance auf[masked] Euro Preisgeld und einen exklusiven Pitch vor relevanten Impact Investoren erhalten! ➡️ https://www.wiwin.de/award

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