Startup Berlin Slack Group Newsletter #14

What a month! Berlin starts to feel more and more startupish by the day! In a good way! Lots of new free beginner meetups by Le Wagon Berlin, work opportunities by TOA, AirBnB and awesome selection of events! Scroll down to see it all…

Whats new with the group? Well we continue to grow and support the community. After few requests we started building a job-board for the #jobs channel. DM @idmtr to get initial listing.

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Good things to read/watch/listen to/learn

Berlin coworking, show us what you got / @pauline — In 2016 we visited 106 coworking communities to explore their people and spaces. This article is part of our challenge to sum up 12 coworking cities in 2017. Stop#1 BERLIN!

This Berlin start-up is empowering African entrepreneurs with expert advice… / @stephanie_itr8

How I like to manage a Berlin start-up. / @stephanie_itr8

EU copyright reform is coming. Is your startup ready? / @travisjtodd — New EU Copyright laws could doom your startup. Hear the results of our recent founder roundtable and help stop these proposed regulations.

Rapid experiments in API-first referral marketing / @pawelrychlik — How a simple referral program can be introduced into your environment without taxing your developers?

User Onboarding — How to create a delightful first experience? / @david_ellington — You’ve might heard that 77% of your users never use the app again 72 hours after the onboarding. So we’ve put together the 3 steps method you should follow to build a delightful first experience for your users.

The Startup Fundraising Dictionary / @idmtr — Get to know the Players & Basic Terminology

Mobile Design Essentials Workshop by Luke Wroblewski / @idmtr — Video from Conversions@Google 2016

Startup stuff

Super Cool! @hugoikta / Hi guys I’m building a mastermind group focusing on early stage startups. The idea is to have a weekly call to talk about the issues we are facing and get feedback from each others. Feel free to message me @hugoikta if you would like to know more

@monika / Kickstarter: Work Trips & Road Trips: A guide for creative freelancers / Are you a freelancer? Do you sometimes wonder what’s next and whether you should look for a job again? Then this book is for you!

@ajivanyan / Ahoy launches REAL-TIME flight inventory search engine (beta)

@marcopav / H-FARM Industry 4.0 Accelerator is looking for startups developing solutions and business models that can digitalise the manufacturing.

@ilya / VanHack helps talent get jobs abroad and is looking mentors to help talent prepare for jobs in Berlin. Email if interested.

@alex.thiele / We founded a new company which helps startups to develop mobile apps and/or bots for slack/messenger/google home etc. If you’re interested just shoot me a msg. english website will follow soon.

@julian-soundbrenner / Berlin born, Hong Kong raised music technology startup Soundbrenner just closed a SAFE round of 1.5 M. More at or @soundbrenner

@lucas-fortes-da-silva / Webfest Berlin is looking for YOUR episodic digital content. Submit your series for review, awards, and the chance to get your series sold!

@idmtr / Polar Bear Pitching — Starts in 2h:


@albena_zartis / is a boutique recruitment agency, specializing in IT recruitment. We’re hiring in Berlin! LINK

@travisjtodd / Silicon Allee and Factory are hiring for Community, Events, Coms, Design, Mgmt. Work in the newest startup campus in Berlin! LINK

@anky / Want to be part of creating Tech Open Air? Join us as a Partnerships Intern! LINK

@judith / At Airbnb we are looking for an Online Marketing Specialist. Let me know if you have any questions. You can reach out to me directly! Find all the details here: LINK

@leonmueller / Looking for a great DevOps Manager in Berlin. We are building a community of the top 3% developers — LINK

@laurak / Hello from Colorfy! We are seeking:

  • An enthusiastic hardware developer (m/f) to support our team to work for international clients! LINK
  • Mobile App developers (m/f) to support our cross platform development. You will work hand in hand with the CTO driving innovative Mobile App Development for Android Apps in our young company. LINK
  • The distinctive talent we are looking for is ready for an iterative prototyping process in a cross-functional team and is passionate about digital graphic and product design, with a critical eye and exceptional taste. LINK

@stephanie_itr8 /We’re hiring a Freelance:

  • Full Stack Developer! Send your CV and cover letter to LINK
  • UX/UI Designer! Send your CV, portfolio and cover letter to LINK

@lucas-fortes-da-silva / Seeking motivated interns and freelancers to work on Events and Fundraising in the Entertainment Industry & Retail / Brand Marketing! LINK

@silvanafeingold / Sharecare’s Innovation Technology & Products Center in Berlin is a production grade R&D organization. We develop the future of behavioral analysis technologies and health-related systems for the purpose of creating a world-class intelligent healthcare platform that anyone can use. We are now hiring and on the lookout for more tech-talents with drive and passion to expand our team in Berlin. Are you ambitious, proactive and on the search for a workplace where it’s not just about technology, but also creativity and craft? Then send us your application at We are looking forward to meeting you! LINK

@slavic.voitovych / IoT, mobile and web apps development. Professional services for your ambitious projects. LINK

@lucas-fortes-da-silva / #TVISDEAD — Looking for volunteers to help build the 3rd edition of Germany’s FIRST International episodic digital content festival. LINK

@tito / We are looking for iOS and Android Developers to help us build the Fyber SDK. LINK


@matthieu / Do you know AirBnB story from the inside ? Time to figure it out with Riley Newman, early employee and former Director of Data Science! See you there 🔥LINK

@donna.zhou / Codebar is a free coding workshop for women, LGBTQ & people of colour. Learn in a supportive environment with a coach. All languages welcome. LINK

@elena.rueckert / Hack the future of #mobility & #energy and win up to €5k on March 3–5 with @sbcBerlin LINK

@juansalazar / JAlexandra D-S (@iotwatch) will lead a hands-on workshop about building an IoT business from scratch. Use DCIOT20 & get 20% off! Feb.24–26. LINK

@teodora / Product Crunch Seduction edition with Johannes from Wooga, seducing the crowd with the topic “Web Fatale — Creating Irresistible Digital Products through Experience Design.” Talk followed by a panel discussion together with Tobias of Stiki, moderated by Teodora of Goodpatch. LINK

@katloughrey /The next #FreelanceFriday is Feb 24! Join for coworking and conversations on #freelance #remotework #travel + more! @freelancecowork LINK

@matthieu / Do you need to go to the US to grow BIG ? 🤔 Get “US” tips & tricks @ our Lunch Workshop with Alexei Chemenda #MotionLead #exit #YCombinator14 LINK

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