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That’s it from our  BETAPITCH Hamburg 2016: With more than 100 guests and an atmosphere full of startup energy the heat was on – literally! Great thanks to all passionate finalists, this awesome jury and of course lots of <3 to our innovative partners Airbus BizLab, Siemens and Osborne Clarke and great friends, who made this possible!

The 5th edition of the BETAPITCH Hamburg startup pitching competition took place on June 23rd 2016. We had 10 startups pitching on stage, who won the judges over with their innovative idea?

The big winner of BETAPITCH Hamburg 2016 is Hoard and gets to represent Hamburg at the global Betapitch competition in Berlin, October 15th.

CorrelAid won 6 months of free workspace betahaus Hamburg for their team! We’re looking forward to introducing them to our community, partners and friends in media to boost your startup!

OEEX – Open Energy Exchange won a Fintech consulting by figo as well as coding package consisting of 100 hours of IT developments by specialists at Seed For Tech. WOW!

Great Tech Open Air festival tickets sponsored by Seed For Tech won the location-based social fitness App Runanas!

PwC professionals will help betahaus Hamburg based startup Yatrus Analytics to take the next step! They won a „360° Feedback“ which consists of an analysis of the business case plus a face-to-face feedback session at the new PwC office building.

Webfuture Award Wild Card winner Spice VR has the opportunity to attend Pirate Summit on September 6-7. There they‘ll meet the best pirates of the startup and investors‘ waters and have the chance to attend the walk-the-plank competition! Moreover they won a workshop to work on their digital business model in a workshop with Jan C. Rode, der Medienlotse.

The Movemates team will visit the Online Marketing Rockstars Festival in 2017 and will boost their superhero powers with a Career Training by Superhelden-Training.

Thanks to XING Springup won one-year premium memberships for the team members.

FinGym won one month fitness at KAIFU LODGE. Congrats!

O’Reilly & dPunkt.Verlag sponsored books full of wisdom for all finalists. Thanks to the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom we could offer a great Pitch Training with professional pitch trainer Bianca Praetorius one night before the event. Schnick Schmack, TVINO and Lemonaid brought to us delicious and refreshing drinks – Merci!

Last but not least: Kudos to our highclass jury team:

Jeremy Tai Abbett GOOGLE // Sven Külper MYTAXI // Madeleine Gummer von Mohl BETAHAUS  // Alexander Katzung AIRBUS BIZLAB // Tobias Schlottke ONLINE MARKETING ROCKSTARS // Claus Cremers SIEMENS // Michael Backes LIQUID LABS

Thanks everyone for being a part of BETAPITCH Hamburg 2016!


Want to learn how to become a great pitcher? Check out this guide: How to Succeed at Your Next Startup Pitch Competition

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