A meetup at Hubraum, a Hackathon at Ahoy, a talk at The Factory — Berlin is known for its overload of events. Some days more than 20 exciting events are competing for local entrepreneurs, visiting corporate executives and digital nomads. Here 8+ calendars, platforms and social media outlets you can use to connect with the right people:
While a few English speaking platforms existed, the majority of English speaking blogs shut down or refocused on features, e.g. TechBerlin and Heureka Magazin, the blog launched by the organizers of the Heureka conference.
Social Media outlets are great to engage the local Berlin community. Keep in mind: You have to become member of the closed groups first. Facebook Groups you have to follow:
Yes, Google+ is not dead. There is an active group on Berlin Startup news with more than 3,600 members. On Twitter do not forget to tag the most relevant influencers and accounts. There is no special hashtag for German Startups but a few accounts you should follow:
Check out the Meetup platform and Eventbrite. Both platforms are very popular in the German startup community!