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This Was Demo Night At Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Berlin

This Was Demo Night At Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Berlin

Elena Rueckert March 27, 2014 0

“This is the beginning of something great” was the motto of the evening. Demo Night kicked off on Tuesday night with the nine startups of Microsoft Ventures Accelerator Berlin pitching their business ideas with

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Tour platform GetYourGuide scores €4m prize at SevenVentures Pitch Day

Tour platform GetYourGuide scores €4m prize at SevenVentures Pitch Day

Michelle Kuepper November 15, 2013 1

GetYourGuide, a booking platform for professional tours, has won the second SevenVentures Pitch Day at London’s Noah Conference. The startup took away €4m worth of media advertising on the channels owned by ProSiebenSat.1 – SevenVentures

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Heureka 2013: Angel Investor Peter Read on the perfect pitch and how mindfulness can help enlighten entrepreneurs

Heureka 2013: Angel Investor Peter Read on the perfect pitch and how mindfulness can help enlighten entrepreneurs

Charmaine Li May 20, 2013 5

Acclaimed angel investor Peter Read – who has helped fund startups such as Moviepilot, Songkick and Readmill among many others – led a talk entitled “Are you the kind of entrepreneur that angel investors

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Capital on Stage – The global conference “demystifying” Venture Capital

Capital on Stage – The global conference “demystifying” Venture Capital

Michelle Kuepper May 17, 2013 3

Take the idea of your standard startup pitching competition, flip it on its head and you get Capital on Stage. The founders of the one-day conference are sick of the usual startup events where

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Trucking, “fish porn” and saving lives: Seedcamp Berlin 2013 winners announced

Trucking, “fish porn” and saving lives: Seedcamp Berlin 2013 winners announced

Tobias Stone May 15, 2013 1

The four winners of Seedcamp Week Berlin were announced yesterday at the mentoring event taking place at art and coworking space The Wye, representing a spread of startups from trucking logistics to “porn for fishing”.

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Mark your calendars! Our guide to the best Berlin conferences this summer

Mark your calendars! Our guide to the best Berlin conferences this summer

Charmaine Li May 8, 2013 13

Conference season has arrived! Whether you’re a startup, investor, designer or tech enthusiast, there’s an event lined up for you this summer to broaden your knowledge, expand your network and exchange ideas. Here’s our

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hy! Berlin Startup Competition – €100,000 in prizes and a trip to Silicon Valley

hy! Berlin Startup Competition – €100,000 in prizes and a trip to Silicon Valley

Charmaine Li January 9, 2013 0

Want to win a trip to Silicon Valley to meet the who’s who of investors and tech pioneers? Need some cash to get your startup off the ground? hy! Berlin is inviting European founders to

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Investor Spotlight: Index Ventures’ Jan Hammer on dealbreakers and the thrill of the chase

Investor Spotlight: Index Ventures’ Jan Hammer on dealbreakers and the thrill of the chase

Charmaine Li December 4, 2012 2

Index Ventures is one of the world’s leading venture capital firms, with previous investments in such heavy hitters as MySQL, Skype, Dropbox and SoundCloud. Recently, the firm invested $6m in leading social analytics platform Socialbakers. 

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Win a Founder Institute Scholarship by just saying one sentence

Win a Founder Institute Scholarship by just saying one sentence

Michelle Kuepper October 29, 2012 2

What if we told you that one sentence could win your startup a scholarship from the Founder Institute? While it might sound too good to be true, when you actually sit down to write it

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Toywheel wins inaugural HY Berlin Startup Competition

Toywheel wins inaugural HY Berlin Startup Competition

Michelle Kuepper October 17, 2012 5

The inaugural HY Berlin Startup Competition created a rather jovial mood amongst the audience, consisting of the who’s-who of Germany’s media scene and a host of entrepreneurs. Mysterious startup Toywheel was the lucky winner of

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