Startup Weekend Bern
Friday, November 11 - 13, 2016
Friday, November 11 - 13, 2016
Event starts at 5:30 pm
Impact Hub Bern
Hey! Yes, you!
Or even better: you’ve already got a brilliant idea but, alas, you’re still looking for the right people to join your team – people like you are most welcome, too!
Or do you just happen to be one of those people who always tend to think out of the box? Who’ve got a whole new approach to something that’s already out there?
We at Startup Weekend are convinced that brilliant, creative and active people with different backgrounds can achieve humongous great work! Participate in Startup Weekend Bern 2016 and you’ll see for yourself what the outcome will be when a bunch of people work on their projects for 54 hours.
And now that you’ve come so far with reading this text, you surely start wondering “errrm… this fits my profile but who exactly are they looking for? Are my skills sufficient and do I bring what they’re looking for?” – Well, lucky you, it doesn’t even matter whether you’ve got a technical or non-technical background.
Just try it out for yourself, show a little courage, buy your ticket now and become part of an unforgettable experience!
We’re looking forward to seeing you there.
Friday November 11th
Saturday November 12th
Sunday November 13th
CTI Invest Pitch Trainer & Contributor
Roderich Hess hält am Sonntag ein Pitch-Training ab, das die Teams für die Präsentation vor der Jury vorbereitet.
CEO Basecamp4Hightech / Head Startup, be-advanced AG
Currently, Nicole Herzog also works for b-to-v Partners AG and is member of the Board of VIU.
COO Edorex AG, EMBA FH in General Management
Coaches and Mentors
Well, it’s really paid off: Today, two years later, they’re still on the market and growing. Appentura offers personal surprises: The recipient of the surprise has no clue where his adventure will take him – via smartphone he’s lead through his journey until eventually, all is revealed.
We have talked with Stefan about why he’s so motivated to coach some of you at Startup Weekend. His response is that of a true Startup Weekender: Many times, Stefan benefits from other entrepreneur’s valuable advices. That’s why he’d like to give something back to the community, as he knows exactly what it’s like to be in your position and considers this cycle (receiving advice and giving back to others) as incredibly important.
As a former participant, Stefan’s able to provide you with first-hand experience and is eager to get to know you and your ideas. His expertise encompasses the development of digital business models, validation of ideas, building up of a scalable startup from scratch – and of course – how to successfully pitch your business (idea).
Stefan’s personal message to you guys: “I’m not kidding: SUW truly changed my life :-) This is why I love to give something back whenever I can. I’m really looking forward to Startup Weekend!”
Innovation Facilitator, Legal Advisor, Lecturer and Co-Founder of INNOPUNK
Innovation Facilitator, Speaker, Lecturer and Co-Founder of INNOPUNK
CEO & co-founder of I believe in you AG
Consultant at Agilist
transformation is my current mission. Helping your venture with software is
my pleasure. With over twenty years of experience in designing, fixing, and
delivering all kinds of software. Throughout my career I was fortunate to
gain both: broad and deep knowledge and understanding of software
I am looking forward to
* developing a sound business model around your idea;
* refining the product to get the right user experience;
* challenging the solution architecture and design to meet crazy
* coaching on lean, agile and other methods to make your team great.
I am a consultant at agilist. and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org – say
User Insight Lead at INNOArchitects
I am a Design Thinking Coach with specialization in Design Ethnography - Swiss at heart with a global thinking attitude and the curiosity of a nosy child.
I approach challenges by applying ethnographic methods with the aim to understand lived experiences, gather thick data and manage multiple points of view. I translate cognitions from user research into strategic insights to generate innovative business concepts.
I talked about design thinking and design ethnography, run over 12 innovation projects across various industries like automotive, banking, telecommunication, software and sports industry tackled by cross-cultural teams from Switzerland, Germany, Italy, USA and the UK.
I have a passion for design methods and tools and excel at methodologies from experience research to business modeling and everything in between that challenges business people and design teams to ask questions.
My curiosity inspires me to travel and live in big cities and remote villages all around the world as I am constantly seeking to engage with people's stories and cultures.
Design Thinking. Design Ethnography. Experience Research. Needfinding. Data Analysis. Synthesis. Sense-Making. Storytelling. Design Management. Project Management. Teaching and coaching innovation teams.
Living a healthy life through sports and self made healthy food and encouraging kindness at work.
Event Sponsors, and Partners
The Startup Weekend Bern 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.
Techstars Startup Weekend Bern is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
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