Events – May 2017

Events – May 2017

Please find a list of start-up and energy related events below:


re:publica (Berlin): May 8-10th, 2017

re:publica is one of the largest  conferences about digital culture in the world. Representatives of digital culture share their knowledge and decision-making tools, and discuss the future of the information society. Here they can mingle with activists, scientists, hackers, entrepreneurs, NGOs, journalists, social media and marketing experts, and many others.

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Global Innovation Gathering (Berlin): May 8-10th, 2017

The GIG network was born at the 2013 re:publica conference in Berlin and has grown and prospered with their invaluable support. re:publica has since become the venue for the GIG network’s annual grand gathering of innovation hub founders, community managers, makers and hackers from across the world, who exchange ideas and collaborate online as well as offline at various conferences worldwide.

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Ecosummit Berlin: May 9-10th, 2017

Ecosummit accelerates smart green startups, investors and corporates in Berlin, Amsterdam, Stockholm, London and Paris. The conference promotes startups, supports co-investing and facilitates open innovation and corporate venturing at their conference.

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SZ-IMPULSTAGUNG (Berlin): May 9th, 2017

„Smart, digital und vernetzt – Neue Ansätze für die Energiewelt der Zukunft“ is an industry conference centered on the big questions about the future of the energy system. It focuses on interactive discussions and dialogue to find answers to the most pressing issues. (German)

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Vienna Energy Forum: May 9-12th, 2017

The Vienna Energy Forum (VEF) is a biennial, global and multi-stakeholder forum with a mandate of exploring 21st century developmental challenges from the perspective of sustainable energy and providing a platform for debate on practical solutions to these challenges.

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Cube Tech Fair (Berlin): May 10-12th, 2017

Cube Tech Fair is a conference focused on industrial innovation in mobility, health care, infrastructure, IoT and manufacturing. Different startups and their pioneering and disruptive innovations and technologies will be showcased. Visitors have the opportunity to interact with B2B startups, corporate executives, institutions and thought leaders.

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Asia-Pacific Weeks in Berlin: May 15-28th, 2017

Exploring the 4th industrial revolution and its future impact on economies and society is crucial for governments and the civil society worldwide. They invite experts from the fast-growing and high-tech affine regions of Asia Pacific to discuss their perspectives with local representatives. A special focus of 2017 will be laid on the cities of Bangalore, Jakarta and Manila.

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2nd European Energy Students Network Annual Conference (Berlin): May 19-21st, 2017

The conference theme is ‘Leading Local Transformations for A Global Energy Transition,’ and the event blends together enriching presentations from industry guests, academics, entrepreneurs, and policy-makers, a business simulation game, networking opportunities, and brainstorming on how to better meet student needs and what students can do to solve the energy trilemma challenges.

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Europe’s Changing Energy Markets: Transition to New Realities (Brussels): May 22nd, 2017

This event will bring together senior EU and national policymakers, business representatives and energy market analysts for a frank debate about the challenges for the energy sector. It will address the changing market realities and policy challenges facing governments and regulators.

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