Start2 Connect Night

Bridging Capitals, Ecosystems, Startups & Investors. From Berlin to Tokyo.

Join us for our first Start2 Connect Night in Berlin!

🌟 Don´t miss this dynamic and engaging networking event on June 3rd, 2024, in Berlin! We are kicking off our new international event format Start2 Connect.

Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur, an aspiring startup founder, an active investor in startups or simply interested in the startup ecosystem, this event is for you.

It’s not just another networking event: it’s your chance to meet Start2 program participants from Germany and Japan, Start2 program alumni, investors, and industry experts coming together to share knowledge and experiences!

What to Expect

🤝 Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded individuals, potential collaborators, and industry professionals. Exchange ideas, experiences, and business cards in a relaxed and supportive environment.

🎓 Alumni Reunion: Reconnect with fellow Start2 program alumni, share stories, catch up, and reflect about your journey with Start2.

💼 Meet Cashwalk Investors and Startups: Get the chance to meet with Cashwalk investors and participants, expanding your network and potentially finding new opportunities for funding or collaboration!

🎤 Panel Discussion: Gain valuable insights from industry leaders during a keynote address and a panel discussion on investing. Hear from a diverse panel, including Japanese LPs, German Investors, and Japanese Investors, as they share their perspectives and predictions for the future of investment in the startup landscape.


Panel Moderator

  • Andreas Keilhacker | Ecosystem Development Lead Europe @ Start2 Group


  • Rina Obi | Director Europe @ Global Brains
  • NN: to be confirmed.


17:15 – 18:00: Doors Opening/Registration

18:00 – 18:30: Startup-Investors-Bingo – from Berlin to Tokyo

18:30 – 18:40: Opening Speech – Welcome to the Start2 Connect Night

18:40 – 19:00: Elevator Pitches – Selected Startups from our Scaler8 Japan Program

19:00 – 19:35: Panel discussion – Harnessing international capital for sustainable innovation

19:35 – 19:45: Awards – Official announcement of the winners of Cashwalk Berlin

19:45 – 22:00: The Final – Closing Remarks, Networking & Community Building

Date & Time

June 3, 2024
17:15 – 22:00 MESZ






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