“Conferences present a unique opportunity for innovation due to the vast melting pot of expertise and interest. When Ruby programmers talk to Perl programmers the results can be impressive. Similarly, if SPF developers are talking with Microsoft Caller-ID developers… right, that already happened, now we have the New SPF, and a better technology.” O’REILLY
Here is a RelocateMe’s guide to the upcoming events in Germany. We want you to be prepared for the best time of your life – new IT job in Germany. Previously we were talking about the hottest issues about relocation to Germany. Now it’s time to find out what a great experience you may find in the German tech world! Don’t forget to put the most exciting into your calendar!
On the 26th of April, you should visit a Greenbizz Brussels for the “IOT for Good Conference”. There will be discussed the benefits of IOT and how these new technologies can be used for sustainability. Concrete demos and projects will be displayed and shared all day among participants. A match-making event is also organized to help create contacts and business opportunities. There will be speakers from VITO/EnergyVille, BBRI, Université catholique de Louvain, European Commission, Proximus, Microsoft, Altran, Engie and many other companies.
May 15th – 17th
Two inspiring days with talks in a single track and one day with workshops await you in Dusseldorf. Presentations about design, technology, inspiration and much more paired with many opportunities to meet and chat with all the other people at the event.
June 1st – 2nd
On the 1st of June, in the Estrel, Berlin you can visit the Europe’s leading IoT conference. You will join case studies and 6 dedicated conference tracks covering the whole IoT ecosystem with Smart Transportation & Cities, Developing for the IoT, Connected Industry, IoT in Enterprise, IoT Innovations & Technologies and Data & Security, in addition to a free exhibition. Also, ‘IoT Tech Expo’ will be co-located with the Blockchain Expo which will bring together more than 1500 people across key industries for two days of world-class content from leading brands embracing and developing cutting edge blockchain technologies.
Munich is one of the 11 cities to participate in the first season of the hackathon series. Two days of hacking and prototyping. In the end, teams have the option to showcase projects on stage. The local audience will choose 3 winners, one for each challenge, prizes TBD.
‘NOT just for coders! Anyone who is passionate about AI can be part of it! Whether you are a beginner, an expert or a student, you are welcome to join YOUR local community of innovators and create a solution using YOUR skills!’.
Pick the Munich at the list of cities and register now!
June 30th – July 2nd
On the 30th of June, the ‘PyData Conference’ will bring together both users and developers of data analysis tools to share ideas and learn from each other. You will discuss how best to apply Python tools, as well as those using R and Julia, to meet the evolving challenges in data management, processing, analytics, and visualization. You will hear one of the world’s leading AI experts – Toby Walsh; hacker, researcher and intelligence analyst from Argentina – Veronica Valeros; tenured Assistant Professor in Natural Language Processing at the University of Groningen, The Netherlands – Barbara Plank. Registration is active until the 30th of April, hurry up!
July 11th – 14th
The 3-day interdisciplinary tech fest! Entrepreneurship, Music, Art, Science, Food and so much more! You should become a part of it, just check out what news sources write about it:
- “Europe’s coolest tech conference.” (TNW)
- “…cool and commerce together…” (BBC)
- “Thousands of top-tier entrepreneurs, artists and scientists have descended on Berlin for the annual open air technology festival…” (Bloomberg)
- “Even by the standards of alternative festivals Tech Open Air is unusual…an interesting experiment.” (Wall Street Journal)
- “Insider Tip: …go to the annual Tech Open Air Festival” (CNN)
- “Berlin’s answer to SXSW” (Venture Village)
- “Das ist die Elite der Startups!” (WELT)
- “Europa’s größtest Technologie-Festival!” (RTL)
October 4th – 6th
The 2 days conference includes a total of 8 business and technical tracks with over 45 presentations being showcased at Topconf Dusseldorf. The conference language is English. There will be great opportunities for learning, networking and tracking innovation occurring in the Java, Mobile, .Net, OpenSource, Lean/Agile, Architecture New Languages and Process communities.
November 15th -17th
The GOTO Conference is created for developers by developers. It will be interesting and useful for developers, team leads, architects, and project managers. And the conference is aimed to create a great social and learning experience. Join the GOTO Conference and be inspired!