UniCon 2019

Connecting 99 students from top-tier universities
and diverse backgrounds through tech.

When

April 2019

Where

BERLIN

AT

to be announced

Participants

We host 99 participants. We aim for a small, diverse group of great students, that have different backgrounds and can learn from each other. Everyone should know all faces after the event.

Speakers

What is better than learning from inspiring people who have been on interesting journeys over the past years and decades? We cannot wait to have our speakers on stage!

Location

to be announced

Former speakers

Florian Heinemann

Florian Heinemann

Project A, Founding Partner
Florian Heinemann is a founding partner at the Berlin-based early stage VC Project A, where he is responsible for marketing, CRM and business intelligence. Prior to his current role, he was a managing director at Rocket Internet (2007-2012). At Rocket, he was instrumental in building Zalando, Global Fashion Group and eDarling/Affinitas. Florian studied at the WHU.
Jesper Richter-Reichhelm

Jesper Richter-Reichhelm

Outfittery, CTO
Jesper is the CTO of Outfittery where algorithms augment human experts to provide men with fashion most relevant to them. At Outfittery small delivery teams are at the core of everything. This fits well with his two main philosophies: “You build, you run it!” and “Trust people to best know what they need to do!”.
Judith Dada

Judith Dada

La Famiglia, Venture Associate
Judith is a Venture Associate at La Famiglia. Prior to her current role, she worked at Facebook, where she managed marketing for Amazon and built Facebook's Venture Capital Growth Initiative. During the past general election, she managed a video campaign that reached millions of young Germans. She holds a master's degree from Oxford and a bachelor's degree from LMU Munich.
Marie-Louise Sadakane

Marie-Louise Sadakane

Digital Transformation & Marketing Leader
Marie-Louise’s work focuses on the digital transformation of companies by pioneering unique marketing solutions, products and business models to engage (digital) customers at every touch point in the customer experience lifecycle. Prior to her last employment at Spotify, as the Head of Consumer Marketing for DACH, she had been working for creative agencies for more than 10 years.
Mark MacMahon

Mark MacMahon

Heycar, CTO
Mark is a Technical Leader, Software Engineer and Mentor for the Techstars Metro Startup Accelerator Program with over 20 years of experience. He founded his own location based search start-up and worked for Sony, Nokia and Axel Springer. As a Venture CTO with BCG DV, Mark scaled up the team that built the heycar Venture in collaboration with VW Financial Services. In 2018, he transitioned into a full-time CTO role with heycar.
Markus Müller

Markus Müller

Former Head of Product, n26
Markus headed the product teams of N26 until December 2017. He took over the role after the initial public launch in January 2015 and had a major impact growing the product and technology team from 4 to 80+ people in 3 years. Before joining n26, Markus set up and sold a restaurant which was one of the first to use tablets for ordering food.
Patrick Häde

Patrick Häde

mapify, Co-Founder & CEO
Patrick co-founded Mapify, a traveltech app, in late 2017 and has since been featured by Apple several times. Patrick attended Bucerius Law School and spent half a year at Stanford as well as the MIT, researching legaltech and computer science. Previously Patrick founded a company which built digital products.
Rolf Schrömgens

Rolf Schrömgens

trivago, Co-Founder & CEO
Rolf Schrömgens is the co-founder and CEO of trivago. At trivago, he pushes the boundaries of data-driven product development and rethinks the way that tech companies nurture and develop their talents are among his expertise. Rolf is also resident of the Entrepreneur’s Organization in Germany.
Tobias Balling

Tobias Balling

blinkist, Co-Founder & CTO
Tobias is the co-founder and CTO of blinkist. Blinkist distills the key insights of 1,500+ bestselling nonfiction books into powerful 15-minute reads or listens for your mobile device. Previously to founding blinkist, Tobias has worked in several positions at Siemens. He holds a diploma in information systems from the University of Bamberg.
Tom Bachem

Tom Bachem

CODE, Founder and Chancellor
Tom built and sold several startups including sevenload and Lebenslauf.com. He also co-founded the German Startups Association, where he volunteers as Vice Chairmain. Currently he is educating the digital pioneers of tomorrow at CODE, a new private university of applied sciences which focuses on digital product development.

We will announce speakers for unicon in October 2018

Last years attendees came from over 20 different universities including:

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Venue information

Venue & Location

We will announce our location for unicon 2019 in the coming months.

Le Wagon Berlin

unicon 2018 location

We are looking for sponsors for unicon 2019!

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Contact us

Sponsors of unicon 2018

Event Partners of unicon 2018

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