Founders Foundation/CITEC Start-Up Hackdays

03 February 2017 - 04 February 2017
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In cooperation with CITEC the Founders Foundation organizes the “Startup Hackdays“ at the CITEC building (Inspiration 1, 33619 Bielefeld). The event starts on Friday, 3 February, at 3:30 pm and ends on Saturday, 4 February, at 8 pm. You are invited to join and gather a team for your startup idea or contribute to the startup ideas of others.

The Hackdays give you the opportunity to develop prototypes, demos or presentations for startups that deal with Intelligent Systems, Internet of Things and Co. As part of the Hackdays mentors will counsel the new teams in order to develop a promising business concept.

For more information and registration free of charge, please visit: (in German). More information can also be found in the attachment. Please feel free to forward this invitation. The Hackdays are open to all CITEC members and researchers associated with CITEC research – computer scientists, psychologists, sports scientists, linguists, biologists, and mathematicians.

Also external people are welcome to participate, for example, software and hardware developers, designers, and business economists. The Founders Foundation gGmbH is a pilot scheme that aims on stimulating the culture of entrepreneurship in the region East Westphalia-Lippe.

The Founders Foundation trains, counsels and connects founders and entrepreneurs. The platform, financed by the Bertelsmann Foundation, wants to attract talents so as to connect them with corporations, research institutes and Internet of Things initiatives,