It’s hard to believe that anyone could squeeze more activities into a Tuesday in Helsingborg, or over the weekend in Copenhagen, but the week ahead definitely brings a huge range of choice of activities. The hard part might be deciding which place to be in at any one time. Get into books, videos, pitching, parties … and more. Here’s our summary of events coming up near you.
WordPress Copenhagen: Monthly meetup
Monday February 24, 17:00 – 19:00 @ Surftown A/S, Per Henrik Lings Allé 4, 5. sal,
23 Video Actions Seminar: Open workshop (in Danish)
Tuesday February 25, 10:00 – 12:00 @ 23HQ, Slotsgade 2, 2.th.,
Seminar about “Actions”, a new feature to 23Video’s cloud video CMS for organizations, to integrate interactive features for in a company or brand’s online (marketing) videos. Interesting for content marketers, communicators and people in e-commerce.
Start-Up Chile Q&A
Wednesday February 26, 16:00 – 17:00 @ IT Universitet, Café Analog, Rued Langaardsvej 7
Start-Up Chile is a 6 month, 40,000USD equity free acceleration program for international IT Startups based in Chile. Come hear from alumni Natalia Nilsson & Kasper who have been though the program.
Danish Agile and Lean Product Development Meetup Group: Game Changing Beliefs – and more?
Wednesday February 26, 16:15 – 18:00 @ Delta, Venlighedsvej 4, 2970 Hørsholm
Three pitches. Could be good.
Wednesday February 26, 18:00 – 21:00 @ Christiansborg, Landstingssalen
Pecha Kucha is a Japanese pitch format: 20 slides x 20 seconds per slides. (You can do the math.) It’s not strictly a startup thing, but apparently hot among creative types. Register here.
Once again: How to scrape the internet for good info
Wednesday February 26, 19:00 – 22:00 @ Founders House, Gothersgade 8B, 2fl, Boltens Gaard
Back by popular demand, for one night only. Get your tickets while they last.”How do you extract data from the web? And how do you use it for a great project? Join us to find out.”
Friday February 28, 16:00 – Sunday March 2, 19:00 @ Republikken, Vesterbrogade 26
Dreamups, Republikken, IdemoLab and betahaus Berlin are working together on this event. This should be a lot of fun.
Talk Bitcoin! Drink Beer!
Friday February 28, 17:00 – 19:00 @ Musen og Elefanten, Vestergade 21
Apple may not like the Bitcoin, but the local Bitcoiners seem to be taking it in their stride and will return to Musen and Elefanten, where they claim you can pay for your beer with… Bitcoins.
Friday February 28, 18:00 – Sunday March 2, 13:00 @ Kforum Gl. Kongevej 3-5, baghuset 4. sal 1104
IDEAID brings together people to solve problems that NGO’s face in their work towards a better world. Over a weekend 50 people will use their skills in programming, design and concept development to come up with working prototypes to solve these challenges.
DemoDag: Show anything that works
Tuesday February 25, 17:30 – 20:00 @ Foo Café, Stora Varvsgatan 6a
You get seven minutes to show anything you’ve made – product, project, hack – that works. No slides. Started and MCed by, Claus Dahl in Copenhagen and Björn Söderqvist in Malmö, you can see a video from Copenhagen here:
7:07am Breakfast Meeting on investment and new businesses(in Swedish)
Wednesday February 26, 07:07 – 20:00 @ Slagthuset, Jörgen Kocksgatan 7A
ConTest: Test Status! (in Swedish)
Wednesday February 26, 17:00 – 20:00 @ Foo Café, Stora Varvsgatan 6a
Testers are the unsung heroes of software development. Knowit is sponsoring beer and pizza.
Minc/Talks: Kristian Von Bengtson on Breaking Limits
Thursday February 27, 16:00 – 17:00 @ Minc, 3 Anckargripsgatan
Kristian Von Bengtson of Copenhagen Suborbitals will talk. He’s part of an open-source project to send a human into space. It’s about as cool as it sounds and almost as crazy.
Opening Party for StartupLabs
Thursday February 27, 17:00 – Friday February 28, 08:00 @ Minc, 3 Anckargripsgatan
Local soon-to-be DIY astronaut Kristian von Bengtson’s talk will kick things off.
Startup Dojo – by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs
Thursday February 27, 17:30 – 20:00 @ Foo Café, Stora Varvsgatan 6a
Martin Walfisz, Erik Starck, Tom Kealey, and Martin Rosenqvist have walked the walk as entrepreneurs and now they’re walking the walk as mentors. Go get the answers you need to make your startup go.
Social Media Club: Hur får man en plats att bli social? (in Swedish)
Friday February 28, 11:30 – 12:30 @ Foo Café, Stora Varvsgatan 6a
Petter Palander of PinMeTo will present.
Open Tuesdays: Coworking session
Tuesday February 25, 13:00 – 17:00 @ CreativeLab Bredgatan 11
OpenLab is an open event for everyone who wants to create stuff with our tools. Take your friends with you and start a project with THINK and CreativeLab hosts.
Tuesday February 25, 17:00 – 20:00 @ CreativeLab Bredgatan 11
OpenLab – Come and create things!
Tuesday February 25, 17:00 – 20:00 @ CreativeLab Bredgatan 11
CoderDojo – Coding for kids!
Tuesday February 25, 17:30 – 19:30 @ CreativeLab Bredgatan 11
An event for kids and youngsters who wants to learn coding, create apps, games and websites. The event is open for kids age 7 to 17.
Mindpark Book-club: Thinking Fast and Slow
Tuesday February 25, 20:00 – 21:00 @ Mindpark Bredgatan 11
Thursday February 27, 09:00 – 16:00 @ Mindpark Bredgatan 11
Hoi, Komlitt and Hegas are all publishing houses located at Mindpark. They are having a book sale together!
SQL Friday Webinarium
Friday February 28, 12:00 – 13:00 @ CreativeLab Bredgatan 11
We are going to stream SLQ Friday together with Microsoft every Friday 12.00-13.00. Take your lunch with you and listen to an interesting webinarium.
Hot Spot: Mingle event
Friday February 28, 14:30 – 19:00 @ Medicon Village, Scheelevägen 2
Friday February 28, 15:00 – 17:00 @ Ideon Agora, Square, Scheelevägen 15
Event for companies that are departing Ideon Innovation; growing companies.
Anagram WORK #4
Friday February 28, 17:00 – 20:00 @ Medicon Village, Scheelevägen 2
After work – following the Hot Spot event
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