Startup Weekend Auto-Digital Berlin

    Friday, November 7 - 9, 2014

  1. Overview
  2. Schedule
  3. Judges
  4. Coaches and Mentors
  5. Sponsors
  6. Organizing Team
Buy Tickets

Event Alerts and Updates

Get the latest on Techstars Startup Weekend, Berlin, and other local events through Techstars Startup Digest.

Oops! Double-check that email address.

Startup Weekend Auto-Digital Berlin

Friday, November 7 - 9, 2014

Friday, November 7 - 9, 2014
Event starts at 6:00 pm

Betahaus Berlin
Prinzessinnenstr. 19-20
Berlin, Germany 10969

Buy Tickets

Innovate the automotive industry right now!

It's time for the next Startup Weekend Berlin. And this time we are going to focus on the topic auto-digital.

How can new technologies innovate automotive and give the drivers and passengers a new experience? What can you improve by connecting the cars to the internet? Whatever comes into your mind, you can pitch it, find a team to work on it and win some incredible prices.

Any questions? Get in touch with us at any time and we'll make sure that you get all the info you need.

Looking forward to meet you at the Startup Weekend!

See what it's all about

Learn More


Friday November 7th

6:00 pm
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

7:00 pm
Welcome & Speakers
We say a few words about Startup Weekend and offer you some industry insights.

7:30 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch

9:00 pm
Snacks & Voting
Attendees vote for the top pitches

9:00 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas

10:00 pm
Begin Work
Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Saturday November 8th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

12:00 pm

1:00 pm
After-lunch check-in, status reports, call for help

2:00 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!

7:00 pm

7:30 pm
After-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help

10:00 pm
Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday November 9th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

12:30 pm

3:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place

5:00 pm
Final Presentations

7:30 pm
Judging & Awards

10:00 pm
Go Home!

Event Judges

Dominik Hoberg
Director Communication von SEAT S.A.

Bert Schulzki

Alexander Kölpin
COO and Partner at WestTech Ventures

Alexander Kölpin is the Co-Founder, Chief Operating Officer, and Partner of WestTech Ventures. He is the Co-Founder of BerlinWebWeek and German Startups Group. He served as the Chief Operating Officer of Berlin AG, which he co-founded. Alexander Kölpin was previously a Divisional Director of the Internet and Media department at Berlin Partner Gmbh, where part of his responsibilities included establishing new startups in the Berlin area. Before that, he was a Management Consultant at inubit AG and Arthur Andersen.

Dr. Mark Steffen Walcher
Geschäftsführer der smartlab Innovationsgesellschaft mbH

Coaches and Mentors

Tom Kedor
Managing Director at Motor-Talk

Jim Meininghaus

Alexander Nolte

Sebastian Jagsch
CEO jointventors

Gerd Heinemann
Managing Director, BBE Automotive GmbH

Mia Konew
Startup Support IHK Berlin

Mia is a Startup Coordinator at the CCI Berlin (IHK Berlin). She likes to share her experience from her former life as a startup founder and innovation consultant. Since 2008 she has been learning, practicing, teaching and researching Design Thinking. Her support skills are holistic: From Needscreening, to Ideation, Selection, User Testing, Prototyping, Pitching, Business Modeling, Funding Strategy (VC, Crowd...) and first steps starting a business she will be at your service. In addition she provides navigation in the Berlin Startup Ecosystem.

Eva Missling
GM Europe 99designs and Founder 12designer

Roy Uhlmann
CEO apeary GmbH

Martin Rosenberger
Engineer at Audi AG

Alex Boerger
Video production and Youtube-Marketing

Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Auto-Digital Berlin team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
Learn how to become a sponsor here.


Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Berlin is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Shirin
  • Markus
  • Marcia


Markus Schranner
Gründer von Startup Germany e.V.

Event Blog

See Full Blog

We haven't written any posts yet. Stay tuned!


Last revised: July 29, 2019
Techstars Central LLC
1050 Walnut Street #202,
Boulder, Colorado 80302 U.S.A.
Telephone: +1 (303) 720-6559
Techstars Central LLC is a U.S. limited liability company registered with the State of Delaware, file number 4663281.