Best-of the BAY-ern [BoB] 12 – the latest tech news from Bavaria.
++<START>++ The leaves have changed and so have the clocks! Finally, winter is on our doorstep and we’re all eagerly waiting for the festivities to come. From Oktoberfest to Bits & Pretzels, a lot has happened so far in the German innovation BAY-area, Bavaria! So here we are, back again with the latest tech news from Munich and Bavaria for you. ++<STOP>++
++<START>++ Always a glamorous start-up event, Bits & Pretzels took place in Munich during the Oktoberfest period. Celebrities like Barack Obama and Jessica Alba and founders of the prestigious companies such as Dropbox, LinkedIn, and Shazam explicitly fuelled the excitement in the crowd. ++<STOP>++
++<START>++ Top Innovators across Europe recently met at "Top 50 Who's Who: Innovation 4.0" in Munich, Germany, to discuss ways to bridge the gap between hardware, AI, IoT, and software. Sourceability, TechFounders, Brinc, Invest in Bavaria, and Elektor sponsored the event to create a fine blend of sharing and collaboration and discuss the future of technology and entrepreneurship! ++<STOP>++
++<START>++ FabLab and Siemens came together to bring the event Hack and Make for the ‘make community’ to Nuremberg. Makers of all ages went to the event to encourage creativity. ++<STOP>++
++<START>++ The past few days in Munich are truly a reflection of the rising start-up culture in the city. Startup Safari was back again this year with events throughout the city via the cool safari concept event. ++<STOP>++
++<START>++ After all the fascinating and inspiring events, it’s almost time to put the cherry on the cake! The highly awaited startup competition, productronica fast forward kicks off next week. All lined-up and ready, eight finalists will be competing for the prize at productronica 2019 in Munich (12 through 15 November 2019). Be sure to drop by and say hello at stand 472 in Hall B2. And don’t forget to grab the goodies too! ++<STOP>++
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