October 25, 2022 (Event is closed)

The German Start-up Conference 2022 – Connecting American and German Founders, Investors and business experts. People with a proven track record share their insights and experience to help entrepreneurs. A very unique hybrid setup to connect a global audience and an on site in person networking afterwards. Some topics that will be discussed are

  • How to raise money during a downturn.
  • How to engage and get access to leading Silicon Valley corporations?
  • How VC’s guide startups through hard times to ensure long term longevity.

Target Audience

This event is targeted towards founders of tech startups, investors, and incubators.


Thomas Neubert Thomas Neubert
GM @ Datacenter and AI Cloud Execution and Strategy Group, Intel US HQ,
Founder/Evangelist Transatlantic AI eXchange


Tina Kluewer Tina Kluewer
Director AI at K.I.E.Z. by Science & Startups
Lidiya Dervisheva Lidiya Dervisheva
Partner at Next 47
Vanessa Cann Vanessa Cann
Managing Director of the German AI Association
Lutz Finger Lutz Finger
President of Product and Development, Faculty @ Cornell, Author, Physicist
Till Ammelburg Till Ammelburg
Program Director China Market Discovery, German Entrepreneurship



  • 6:00 – 6:30 p.m. CET – Guest arrive at physical location
  • 6:30 – 7:15 p.m. CET – Panel discussion
  • 7:15 – 7:30 p.m. CET – Q&A for online questions
  • 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. CET – Onsite Networking


German Accelerator Merantix TikTok Startup Network Europe German Consulate General San Francisco






This will be a hybrid event.

Physical Location:
AI Campus Berlin – Merantix AG
Max-Urich-Straße 3
13355 Berlin, Germany


Time and Date

October 25, 2022
9:00 a.m. PDT / 6:00 p.m. CEST

At the end of the event, the audience is encouraged to pose questions to the speakers.


AI for HamburgDeutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche IntelligenzIntelU.S. Consulate HamburgGerman Consulate San FranciscoKI BundesverbandStartup Network EuropeCambrian FuturesGerman-American Business Council of Boston (GABC)German EntrepreneurshipGerman AcceleratorDWIH San FranciscoMerantix



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