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People in Beta Festival 2011

This Saturday, 1st October Betahaus Berlin held theirĀ People in Beta Festival.

During the event we could enjoy unusually warm October weather.
Berlin on a lovely autumn day:
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Makerplatz a.k.a. Moritzplatz:
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Now let’s start at the betahaus:
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Beatriz of cinematografa.com filming during the event:
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Awesome foundation pitch during betabreakfast:
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Awesome foundation winner Willempje from Figure Running:
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Ali from Protonet explaining their social network software and hardware box:
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Lorenz from EyeEm explaining their photo sharing service and giving a flash course on the history of photography:
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Alex Ljung from SoundCloud sharing about starting your own company:
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You can hear his session recorded here – of course uploaded to SoundCloud. The recording is not ideal as I had the level on manual but had to fish out some headphones from my cramped backpack, sorry:
[soundcloud params=”auto_play=false&show_comments=true”]http://soundcloud.com/toha-2/alex-at-people-in-beta-2011[/soundcloud]

After the sessions and work shops some more pitches during betapitch.
Doonited social enterprise pitch:
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5 minutes for pitching the idea – then 5 more for Q&A session:
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Thorsten from Musicplayr explaining his business:
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In the end winning the betapitch:
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Betajamming after work:
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Betahaus’ own Christoph joining in:
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Service Research Call for Papers

SY SEB2 / Rostocker

The Department of Business Administration at the University of Rostock issued a Call for Papers for their 2nd Rostock Conference on Service Research. Interested parties and individuals can submit their contribution either as a full paper or an extended abstract (500 words max.), either in English or German before March 1, 2010.

The conference will be held in Rostock between September 23 and 24, 2010. Further information is available at the Rostock Conference on Service Research website.