November 15, 2016

Event Highlight: Fireside Chat with Startupboat Founder Paula Schwarz

Factory Berlin welcomes you to join the Fireside Chat with Paula Schwarz on November 23rd.

Paula participated in the StartUp AsiaBerlin roadshow and set up several promising cooperations with partners from the Philippines and India (find out more here).Startupboat is a mobile think tank, where innovators co-create solutions for the refugee crisis in Europe. Startupboat was among the first initiatives to digitize refugee camps in Greece with partners like Facebook, Google and the United Nations Refugee Agency.

Besides her work at Startupboat, Paula co-runs the Refugee Taskforce of the World Economic Forum, and serves as advisor to the Greek, Italian and German governments to give input on migration laws & policies.She was named one of the “100 Real Leaders of Tomorrow” by Forbes Magazine for connecting tech-giants with grassroots initiatives that deal with the refugee crisis in Europe.

Factory Berlin is a next generation business club fostering innovation. It aims at empowering entrepreneurs to make a real impact and create the world of tomorrow.

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6:30 pm: Doors open

7:00 – 7:30 pm: Moderated talk

7:30 – 8:00 pm: Open Q&A

8:00 – 9:30 pm: Networking

Furthermore, on December 6th, the Factory is hosting other relevant innovators around the refugee crisis in Europe. Among them, Mirko Bass, Chief Evangelist at Cisco Germany and Business Development Manager for Europe, Middle East, Africa & Russia, who will give an insight on the efforts of innovation driven partners of Startupboat.

Send your email to to get free entrace to the event.