Events Marketer Should Be Aware Of
For companies from all industries, events are that extra something. Every year, numerous conferences, exhibitions and meetups take place throughout Europe and especially in Germany. And there are more and more following. They offer space for exchanging thoughts, getting up-to-date and to expand the own network.
Here are three events Marketeers should be aware of in the next few months:
re:publica, May 8-10, 2017 in Berlin: Following the successful anniversary edition re:publica TEN in May 2016 with 8,000 visitors, 770 international speakers from 60 countries and a nearly 500 hour-long program, re:publica 2017 will be back to celebrate its eleventh anniversary next month in the capital city. At this venue, the most important representatives of digital culture will share their knowledge as well as their decision-making expertise and discuss the future of information society in the face of digitalization. On site: a diversified mix of activists, scientists, hackers, entrepreneurs, NGOs, journalists, bloggers along with experts in social media and marketing. Topics: the full spectrum of digital culture-related topics is cultivated including net politics, to technical innovations and further to culture and media, music, health and education.
One day, 20 sessions and 40 high-caliber speakers. The NKF SUMMIT wants to be a "start-up crash course for corporates" and is again dedicated to the question of how established companies and start-ups can best create synergies and benefit from each other. The aim is to help corporates to ensure their future viability in times of digital transformation. The second edition includes big names such as Daimler, L'Oréal and Rocket Internet.
Bits & Pretzels
Founded in 2014, Bits & Pretzels has quickly moved from the local Weisswurst breakfast for founders to the international, multi-day festival for founders, future entrepreneurs and investors. Under the motto "Founder for Founders", the Bits & Pretzels takes place in Munich's Wiesn. The idea: At the conference, entrepreneurs from all over the world meet with young founders to exchange experiences and discuss trends. This year’s event will be opened by entrepreneurs, entertainers and TV retiree Stefan Raab.
DLD is Europe’s hottest digital innovation conference. It stands for Digital.Life.Design and explores how the digital age fundamentally changes our life, society and business. Since 2005 it has developed into an interdisciplinary, internationally connected platform for people who have changed or will change the world – with their creativity, their business model, their research findings or their personal involvement in a cause close to their heart. Over the last decade DLD has become a hub to launch new concepts, connect disparate ideas or inspire through outstanding role models – bridging the gap between continents, business models and thought patterns. The DLD Berlin will feature the 7th SevenVentures Pitch Day where we are looking for B2C growth companies with unique physical products.
NOAH London – the leading industry event of the European Internet and digital economy – provides a pertinent platform to connect old and new economies. This two-day invite only event features talks and discussions with Europes most anticipated entrepreneurs. The event connects leading European Internet companies from all stages to relevant leading investors as well as bringing together top decision-makers in established industrial and commercial enterprises with their digital challengers.
28.11.2017 hub Conference Berlin
The innovation of technology and data is the core of today’s digital transformation and therefore a key element of the hub conference. New disciplines, approaches and ideas revolutionize every aspect of our daily life. The hub conference aims to familiarize its audience with tomorrows technologies such as AI, Blockchain, Mixed Reality & Co. thereby leading the path of the most important innovations. Visionary pioneers, global players, start-ups and hidden champions, CEOs and CIOs – every year, the digital avant-garde comes together to debate the way we work, the way we collaborate, the way we manufacture and produce in the course of digital advances.
4.-5.12.2017 TechCrunch Disrupt Berlin
TechCrunch Disrupt is one of the world's best-known start-up and innovation events. Revolutionary startups and tech enthusiasts will meet in Berlin on December 4 and 5,2017 to discuss what’s top of mind for the tech industry’s key innovators. Disrupt gathers the best and brightest entrepreneurs, investors, hackers, and tech fans for on-stage interviews, the Startup Battlefield competition, a 24-hour Hackathon, Startup Alley, Hardware Alley, and After Parties.
20.-22.1.2018 DLD Munich 2018
DLD is Hubert Burda Media's international conference and innovation platform. Over 150 speakers and 1000 attendees will touch base at #DLD18. For the 14th time, “Europe‘s hottest conference” brings together the most influential opinion-makers, industry leaders, start-ups and digital giants in Munich, on January 20-22, 2018. This year the conference will soft-open on the evening of January 20th with a Keynote speech at Literaturhaus München.