Beer for a Better World @ Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum, 2516
Jun 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

25JunePlease join Peter Eckert and David Griedelbach, CEOs of Quartiermeister, for a roundtable discussion on so-called “sociable social entrepreneurship.“

Quartiermeister is a beer that works for the benefit of the community. The small business wants to show that doing business in an ecologically, economically, and socially sustainable manner works and create awareness for alternative products and correct consumption.

This event is presented by GAMED.

Pioneer Publishing in the Postacademic World @ Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum, Room 2.516
Jul 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

16JulyPlease join us for a roundtable discussion on disruptive publishing with Dr. Jennifer Zahrt, CEO of Rubedo Press, Seattle.

Rubedo is a small publisher that cultivates critical academic translations of source texts previously unavailable in English, alongside philosophical treatises, and artistic creations.

Von Franken nach New York: Amerikanistik, Startups, Perspektiven @ Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum 2.516
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm


ACHTUNG: Die Veranstaltung musste kurzfristig in den Raum 2.516 (Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum) verlegt werden.

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Der German American Mitteldeutschland Entrepreneurship Dialogue (GAMED) lädt ein zu einem Gespräch über berufliche Perspektiven während und nach dem Studium mit Ralph Cibis.

Der ehemalige American Studies Student landete auf Umwegen über Bayreuth und New York City als Projektmanager beim erfolgreichen IT-Startup Unternehmen favendo.

Wie sein Studium ihn auf diesen Weg gebracht hat, was er bei favendo genau macht und wie das Unternehmen es von der beschaulichen fränkischen Stadt Bamberg bis nach New York City geschafft hat, erzählt Ralph mit anschließender Diskussion an diesem Abend.

Der Event kostet keinen Eintritt und ist für die Öffentlichkeit zugänglich.

The Secrets of Success – Learning From Silicon Valley and Israel @ Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum, Room 4.415
Feb 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm


Please join us for a roundtable discussion on innovation and success in the tech industry with Gideon Marks, Anchor Mentor at Google Launchpad Accelerator and Board Advisor at GlobeKeeper.

Gideon Marks has been active in high tech for 30 plus years in growth companies from inception through initial public offering and in M&A transactions. Working with many entrepreneurs from Europe, Korea, Israel, and Silicon Valley led Gideon to share his experience with what makes startups more successful than others and what is needed as far as leadership, traction, funding, and technology.

In his talk he will focus on topics such as: doing the right things, telling a good story to investors, numbers have to add up, finding the right investors, building credibility. In addition Gideon will cover the topic of innovation and why Silicon Valley and Israel spearhead it.

The event is free and open to the public.

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