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  • Kyle McDonald – Appropriating New Technologies

    06/06/2012

    When media artist Kyle McDonald first shared the face tracking software he developed, he didn’t know what would happen: A large community formed and explored the ways in which this tool could be used. In his keynote talk at NEXT Berlin 2012 he presented a variety of applications.

  • Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino – The Soft Power of Objects

    06/06/2012

    Interaction designer Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino explores the relationship between robots and humans. At NEXT Berlin 2012 she shared her keen observations about how the development of robots changed - and how they changed us.

  • Spotify – The Platform For Music

    04/06/2012

    Spotify is a platform for music that launched in March 2012 in Germany and is active in 13 countries worldwide. At NEXT Berlin 2012, the company’s evangelist Axel Bringéus presented Spotify’s plans for the future.

  • Airbnb – A Marketplace For Extraordinary Places To Stay

    04/06/2012

    Gunnar Froh is Country Manager Germany at Airbnb - a San Francisco based startup. In this presentation during the “International Startups in Berlin” session at NEXT Berlin 2012 he tells us the story of Airbnb.

  • Jason Whitmire – A VC’s Perspective on Berlin

    04/06/2012

    Being a Partner at Earlybird, Jason Whitmire gives us an insight on a VC's view on Berlin and its international startup scene.

  • Deepa Iyengar at NEXT Berlin 2012

    01/06/2012

    Bending spoons with the power of your mind? What reminds of Uri Geller, actually is a mind-controlled game Deepa Iyengar presented at NEXT Berlin 2012.

  • Looking East

    31/05/2012

    Talking about startups, Western markets dominate the discussions. But Eastern Europe offers entrepreneurs some advantages the satisfied markets in the US, UK or Germany don’t. In this talk at NEXT Berlin 2012 the issue is discussed.

  • Berlin Startups: The Friendship Economy

    31/05/2012

    One of the main reasons why Berlin is such a fertile ground for startups is the willingness to support each other - the “Friendship Economy”. At NEXT Berlin 2012 Edial Dekker, Felix Petersen and David Noël discussed the issue together with Mike Butcher.

  • International Start-ups in Berlin

    31/05/2012

    Berlin is one of the places to be for both innovative startups and accompanying investors - not just coming from Germany, but from around the globe. Three of them discussed the issue at NEXT Berlin 2012.

  • Alexander Bard – The Internet Revolution

    30/05/2012

    At NEXT Berlin 2012 Alexander Bard He talked about the fourth revolution: the internet dramatically changing society, culture and economy. And even though his conclusions sometimes seem obvious, his talk can be compared to a revelation.

  • Ulla-Maaria Engeström at NEXT Berlin 2012

    29/05/2012

    Ulla-Maaria Engeström is the founder and CEO of ThingLink, a tool enabling you to link objects and persons displayed in your images. In this interview at NEXT Berlin 2012 she talks about the idea behind ThingLink.

  • Aram Bartholl – Uncloud your files in cement!

    25/05/2012

    Aram Bartholl, a Berlin based artist, mixes up realities: online and offline, public and private. The central theme of his work is the question of how digital data or products could be transferred to the physical world.

  • David Weinberger – Unsettling Knowledge

    24/05/2012

    “Chaotic. Unpredictable. Randomn. Very useful.” This is how David Weinberger, author, technologist and philosopher, describes flickr - a wonderful example of social knowledge. In his closing keynote at NEXT Berlin 2012 he explains how the internet changed knowledge and why our old institutions of knowledge fell apart.

  • Russell Davies – There’s A Walrus In My Fridge And It Won’t Shut Up

    23/05/2012

    In his keynote speech at NEXT Berlin 2012, Russell Davies humorously and cleverly illustrates his idea of what will be next: the network of things. Davies’ post-digital world is a “making world” in which people use networked things to produce analog objects - personalised and on demand

  • George Dyson – Turing’s Cathedral

    23/05/2012

    History repeats itself: Analog computation was the next big thing in the first half of the 20th century and, according to historian George Dyson, it will be the next big thing again. In his keynote speech at NEXT Berlin 2012, he explained why social networks like Facebook are already beyond digital and represent analog computation at the same time.

  • René Obermann – What’s beyond digital?

    21/05/2012

    At NEXT Berlin 2012 René Obermann, CEO of Deutsche Telekom, established that today the transition between digital and post-digital is complete or at least will be in the near future. In his keynote speech Obermann explained why this paradigm shift represents a threat and a great opportunity at the same time.

  • George Dyson at NEXT Berlin 2012

    16/05/2012

    George Dyson, historian and author, specialised on the evolution of digital computing and telecommunications. In this interview he outlines the impact modern technologies have on our lives.

  • Hermione Way at NEXT Berlin 2012

    16/05/2012

    Is Berlin the new Silicon Valley? At NEXT Berlin 2012 Hermione Way, journalist and founder of both newspepper.com and techfluff.tv, spoke about the Berlin startup scene and the unique opportunities European cities offer entrepreneurs.

  • Philipp Mayer at NEXT Berlin 2012

    15/05/2012

    Philipp Mayer (one of the CEOs & co-founder) and his colleagues won the start-up pitch at NEXT Berlin 2012 with their innovative app Squadmail.

  • Martin Enderle at NEXT Berlin 2012

    09/05/2012

    Dr. Martin Enderle (Senior Vice President Digital Services at Deutsche Telekom AG) talks about the opportunities to exchange ideas and opinions on digital trends at the NEXT Berlin conference 2012.

  • René Obermann at NEXT Berlin 2012

    08/05/2012

    Deutsche Telekom made news today at NEXT Berlin 2012 with the announcement of their hub:raum incubator. The news was broken by CEO René Obermann during his opening keynote.

  • Berlin’s sexy start-up scene – a friendship economy

    20/04/2012

    Caroline Drucker, Partner Marketing Manager at SoundCloud, is a role model for women in the media and technology businesses: a strong personality with brilliant ideas and the will to put them into action.

  • Data without limits

    21/03/2012

    Werner Vogels, CTO of Amazon, gave a fascinating talk on ‘Data without Limits’ to a packed house at NEXT11. The essential premise of his presentation was that, in terms of data, bigger is better.

  • About NEXT

    13/01/2012

    On May 17 & 18, 2011 the NEXT Berlin took place at STATION-Berlin. Jointly organised by SinnerSchrader and STATION-Berlin, the NEXT Berlin is one of the most important networking and trend conferences within the European web industry.