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Office Hours with Catalyst – SG EBS External Accelerator Program

SG EBS is looking for innovative startups to join the external accelerator program! Apply now for a 1-to-1 discussion to find out if your company is a good fit on August 29th at TechHub Bucharest.

 

About the session

You will be meeting with the innovation team who acts as an enabler & driver of innovation within the organization, to discuss more about your fit in the Catalyst program. What are we looking for:

  • You have proven knowledge in the area of expertise in 
    • Candidate smart experience – Customized platform to increase the quality of exchange between EBS and the professional community in order to attract more candidates for the company. As the main features, it should include learning opportunities, career recommendations, referral of candidates, all trough gamification.
    • Knowledge hub – Lessons learned information system with complex query options such as semantical, predictive, natural language and network graph view.
    • Smart document processing – Intelligent solution to reduce the time for scanning, recognition, classification of documents and storage of employees digital files
    • Early resignation prediction – A solution for identifying and predicting employee disengagement that could lead to resignations by leveraging sentimental analysis and artificial intelligence
  • You have at least one small product developed within your start-up
  • Your start-up can sustain a full product development (including infrastructure and support model) to be purchased by SG EBS in case of successful MVP within Catalyst Program
  • Your startup is registered as a company in Romania

 

About Catalyst

 

CATALYST start-up accelerator program embodies collaboration and innovation. This platform connects SG EBS (Societe Generale European Business Services) to Romanian start-ups, to harmonize the expertise.

 

How does your start-up benefit from the program?

 

CATALYST is a comprehensive 10-week program wherein the selected start-ups get to work on our theme-based Business challenges with guidance, coaching and mentoring from SG EBS’s experienced subject matter experts on Business areas.

 

With the enriched interaction, remuneration, it’s a good opportunity to test, iterate and scale your product or solution with a real scenario.

 

Based on the demo day outcome at the end of the 10 weeks, potential engagement with Societe Generale for the full solution implementation and long term collaboration could emerge. The MVP belongs to the start-up and if successful, is considered for full application development to be purchased by SG EBS from the start-up.

 

Societe Generale European Business Services was founded in 2011 to be the shared service center for Societe Generale Group and delivers high added value services in various fields of activity for worldwide entities of the Group (finance/ accounting, procurement, human resources and IT). The mission of the innovation team is to act as an enabler & driver of innovation within organization​. Innovation  complements Continuous Improvement and focuses on implementing new technologies and new ways of working ​​in order to enable transformation strategy and solve complex, non-standard business challenges to ensure customer satisfaction.

 

The Schedule

Our guests will be around on Thursday, August 29th, between 10:00 AM and 12:00 PM. There are 4 slots available (30 minutes each) that you can book online here. After the registration, a selection will be made based on best compatibility with the accelerator and you will receive a final confirmation of your reservation.

 

To make sure you get the most out of this meeting, we recommend you: 

  • Check out all the details about Catalyst
  • Have your elevator pitch ready so you can tell your company’s story in the shortest possible time frame 
  • Write down a list of questions you’d like to get answered 

1-on-1 Private Sessions, Bucharest, catalyst, fintech, founders, Investment, networking, Office Hours, Open Hours, Public Event, sgebs, startup, startups, techhub bucharest

BucharestJS & AngularJS Bucharest Joint Meetup

Want to learn more about CodeSandbox.io? Join BucharestJS and AngularJS Bucharest joint November meetup and prepare yourself to be surprised! RSVP here to save your front row spot on Wednesday, November 28, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

Ives van Hoorne, Co-founder at CodeSandbox.io will be joining November’s joint meetup as a VIP speaker, so this is a unique opportunity to learn more about CodeSandbox.io and meet Ives in-person.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:15 Intro notes
  • 19:15 – 19:45 Web World-Wind. The 3D virtual globe SDK developed by ESA and NASA. Presented by Claudia Ifrim Software Engineer la EOS CODE LAB
  • 19:45 20:30 Running Remote Code Execution as a Service. Presented by Ives van Hoorne, Co-founder at CodeSandbox.io and Bogdan Luca, Dev & ops at CodeSandbox.io
  • 20:30 – 21:30 Outro & networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to BucharestJS &AngularJS Bucharest Joint Meetup.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety, and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

angularjs, Bucharest, code sandbox, community, JavaScript, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Trading: the good, the bad and the bots

Are you curious to see how traders leverage technology? Don’t miss the next Fintech Camp meetup to find out! RSVP here to save your front row spot on Friday, November 16, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

The panel discussion will focus on tech-enabled trading.

The speakers:

Dragos (https://www.linkedin.com/in/drmoldovan/) has been involved in the financial & capital markets since 2012, moving from employee to entrepreneur, becoming the co-founder of Prop Quant and a founding partner of LowLatency FX VPS.

Adrian (https://www.linkedin.com/in/adrian-filip-79bab844/) is a manager of Prop Quant and a founding partner of LowLatency FX VPS. Since 2012, he has been mainly focused on automated trading systems. Adrian has been working in the capital markets space since 2009.

Ben (https://www.linkedin.com/in/ravaru/) was one of Romania’s online marketing pioneers back in 2001. His background spans more than 15 years of direct response marketing in the fields of online publishing, casinos, and health supplements. He has been involved in the financial markets since 2008, developing algorithmic and quantitative trading models. He’s currently the investment manager for Digital Babylon, a cryptocurrency hedge fund.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:10 Welcome note by Fintech Camp
  • 19:10 – 19:50 Panel talk
  • 19:50 20:10 Q&A
  • 20:10 – 21:00 Wrap-up, Networking, Refreshments

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Trading: the good, the bad and the bots.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety, and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

Bucharest, community, fintech, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest, trading

Anniversary edition – 6 years of TdT Bucuresti!!!

Tabara de Testare Bucuresti is celebrating 6 years since their first meetup! RSVP here and let’s celebrate together on Tuesday, November 13, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

For this special edition, the community has prepared three presentations focused on Agile testing, dealing with lack of resources, task estimation during sprints, and automated testing in Agile.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Participants’ arrival
  • 19:00 – 19:30 What we did this year + cake – by TdT Organizers
  • 19:30 – 20:00 Evolving World of Quality Assurance – Anthony Jones, Director of Quality Assurance and Change Management at 2Checkout
  • 20:00 20:30 Challenges in QA – Roxana Petre, QA Team Lead at 2Checkout
  • 20:30 – 21:00 Automated testing in Agile – Calin Ipate, QA Team Lead at 2Checkout
  • 21:00 – 21:30 Establish relation between QA – PM, and other departments – Valentin Ionascu, QA Team Lead at 2Checkout

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Anniversary edition – 6 years of TdT Bucuresti!!!

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety, and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

Bucharest, community, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest, testing

iVotat – Blockchain based electronic voting

Blockchain has many use-cases and voting is just one of them. Interested to find out how this project is evolving? Make sure you RSVP here and save your front row spot on Friday, November 9, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

Government Blockchain Association (GBA) is made up of government employees, contractors and interested parties in using and promoting government understanding and use of blockchain technology. This meetup will continue the process for identifying few potential blockchain projects that could be proposed to government and administration institutions.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:10 GBA (Government Blockchain Association)
  • 19:10 – 19:30 Blockchain Primer – Lesson 4 – Basic blockchain definitions and principles, for a common understanding
  • 19:30 – 19:45 News
  • 19:45 – 21:00 iVotat – Blockchain based electronic voting

Augustin Jianu, former minister of communication and information society, will be presenting a blockchain based e-voting scheme that guarantees complete system security, unprecedented process transparency, and voter anonymity.

  • 21:00 – 21:30 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to iVotat – Blockchain based electronic voting.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety, and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

Blockchain, Bucharest, community, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Bucharest FP #36 — Fable

Do you want to get started with F# but don’t know where to begin? RSVP here to save your front row spot on Wednesday, November 7, starting 6:45 PM, for a brief overview of F# syntax, some glimpse of interaction with JavaScript libraries, and an Elmish demo!

 

About the event

Fable is an F# to JavaScript compiler powered by Babel, designed to produce readable and standard code compatible with ES2015 standards, like modules, classes, or iterables. Streamlines the development with advanced language features like static typing with type inference, exhaustive pattern matching, immutability by default, structural equality, units of measure, tree shaking, and more.

This talk will give a brief overview of F# syntax, some glimpse of interaction with JavaScript libraries, and will end with a demo of Elmish in action.

No prior knowledge of F# is needed, although some familiarity with basic FP concepts is desired.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:45 – 19:00 Welcome
  • 19:00 – 20:00 Mecu Mihai-Sorin — Fable
  • 20:00 – 21:00 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Bucharest FP #36 — Fable.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety, and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

Bucharest, community, f#, functional programming, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Running and Growing live apps with Firebase

Do you think you know everything there is to know about Firebase? RSVP here to save your front row spot on Wednesday, October 31, starting 6:45 PM, and you might learn some lesser known features of Firebase that can make your life easier during development and release!

 

About the event

You may be familiar with Firebase as a realtime database in the Cloud, but it’s much, much more. In this session, Joe will show you how Firebase can be used to improve your live app’s quality, manage feature rollouts, perform A/B tests, send notifications, and more.

Jon Mensing is a Product Manager at Google who focuses on messaging and testing features within Firebase. His past experience includes work at BuzzFeed and Zynga. Jon has an MBA from Wharton, a Master of Public Policy degree from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a B.S. in Computer Science from the U.S. Air Force Academy.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:45 – 19:00 Arrivals & Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:05 Welcome
  • 19:05 – 20:05 Running and Growing live apps with Firebase – Jon Mensing
  • 20:05 21:00 Networking and discussions on Firebase and more

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Running and Growing live apps with Firebase.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety, and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

Bucharest, community, firebase, google, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

JSHacks 2018 – The AI Edition, Powered by EY

If it’s fall, it’s hackathon season! RSVP here to save your front row place on October 26-28 to prove your JS skills & passion for AI!

 

About the event

JSHacks 2018 – The AI Edition, Powered by EY Romania is an umbrella event, hosting a series of local hackathons organized “by developers for developers” dedicated to all those passionate about JavaScript and AI.

Technology should be built by people with different backgrounds and perspectives. The JSHacks 2018 – The AI Edition invites JavaScript developers to bridge the gap and collaborate with AI/ML engineers and contribute to building real-life applications. The goal is to create a diverse, comfortable, creative environment for everyone!

More details about the hackathon here: https://jshacks.io/

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to JSHacks 2018 – The AI Edition, Powered by EY.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

ai, Bucharest, community, Hackathon, JavaScript, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Security Espresso 0x14 @ European Cyber Security Month

Come to celebrate the European Cyber Security Month together with the Security Espresso community! RSVP here to save your front row spot on Thursday, October 25, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

The first presentation will cover all the details about the ECSC, the challenges it brings and why you should take part in such cyber-security events.

For the second presentation, Ionut will show us just how deep is the Deep Web and the dangers you expose yourself to when you’re browsing it.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:45 Octavian Guzu – Hacking at the ECSC
  • 19:45 – 20:00 Break
  • 20:00 20:45 Ionut-Cristian Bucur – Tor .onions: The Good The Rotten and The Misconfigured
  • 20:45 – 21:30 Networking, pizza, and beer!

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Security Espresso 0x14 @ European Cyber Security Month.

TechSociety

This event is hosted through TechSociety, an initiative that aims to grow the local tech community stronger by providing free event space, as well as logistical and communication support, to all people that organize free tech-related events.

Thinking about organizing a meetup or an event for the tech community out there? Join TechSociety and we’ll help you out! All you have to do is submit the registration form available on our website, and we’ll get back to you to set all the details straight!

Bucharest, community, cyber-security, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, security, security espresso, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Demo Night powered by How to Web & TechHub | Autumn Edition

The Demo Night series continues to set the bar high for early-stage startups. If you want to showcase your startup at this event and connect with global experts and experienced founders, make sure you RSVP here and save your front row place on Wednesday, October 24, starting 6:30 PM! The winners of ‘Best Pitch’ and ‘Best Business’ will be fast-tracked in the Startup Spotlight competition of the conference!

 

About the event

Register for the event – >> http://bit.ly/2QF81cn

Apply to pitch – >> http://bit.ly/2yacfBR

Showcasing your startup at this event will offer you an extra chance to get closer to global experts and experienced founders from the How to Web Conference (https://www.howtoweb.co/startup-spotlight/).

All presenting startups will be offered 2 invitations to attend the How to Web Conference on November 19 – 20, and the winners of ‘Best Pitch’ and ‘Best Business’ will be fast-tracked in the Startup Spotlight competition of the conference.

We encourage you to connect and share ideas with other attendees who are playing the startup & innovation game. So grab your free ticket and check out what other ambitious founders are working on and meet the amazing Bucharest startup community.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:05 Welcoming note
  • 19:05 – 20:00 Pitches. Early-stage tech startups will showcase their products on stage: 5 min/ pitch + 5 min Q&A
  • 20:00 20:20 Fireside chat with Bogdan Ripa, Product Manager at UiPath, in conversation with Gabriela Bejan, Founder & Marcom Specialist at Digital Tailors Agency
  • 20:20 – 20:30 Winners. The judges will pick and announce the ‘Best Pitch’ & ‘Best Business’ awards
  • 20:30 – 21:30 Networking. We’ll wrap up everything with drinks & pizza, kindly offered by partners Orange Fab Romania, KPMG, Bitdefender and Alpha Bank

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Demo Night powered by How to Web & TechHub | Autumn Edition.

Bucharest, community, Demo Night, How to Web, networking, pitch, Public Event, startups, TechHub, techhub bucharest

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