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Elevator Lab Challenge Meetup: Successful Startup – What’s next?

After years of hard work you might end up turning your startup into a full-fledged company. But what comes next? Join us on Monday, May 14, at TechHub Bucharest as we’ll discuss life after exit with our special guests: Mihai Rotaru (Founder & CEO, Clever Tech) and Robert Knapp (serial entrepreneur & angel investor).

Save your front row seat to find out more about the Elevator Lab Challenge and discover how you can enter the race for EUR 7,000 cash prizes, unique mentorship opportunities, pitch training and a wild card to the final selection round of the RBI Group’s Accelerator.

Join the first Elevator Lab Challenge Meetup that we proudly co-organize in partnership with Raiffeisen Bank Romania!

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Participants’ registration
  • 19:00 – 19:05 Welcoming note by Daniel Dragomir, Co-Founder & CEO of TechHub Bucharest
  • 19:05 – 19:25 Elevator Lab Challenge: A world of fintech opportunities by Florin Boldescu, Chief Digital Transformation Officer, Raiffeisen Bank
  • 19:25 – 19:50 Fireside chat with Mihai Rotaru (Founder & CEO, Clever Tech), moderated by Andra Zaharia (Marketing & Communications Manager, CyberGhost VPN)
  • 19:50 – 20:15 Fireside chat with Robert Knapp (serial entrepreneur & angel investor), moderated by Andra Zaharia (Marketing & Communications Manager, CyberGhost VPN)
  • 20:15 – 21:15 Networking

About the guests

Florin Boldescu, Chief Digital Transformation Officer, Raiffeisen Bank. Florin is the digital driver in Raiffeisen Bank Romania. He has an extensive experience in banking & telecom industries and he’s been with Raiffeisen Bank for the past 10 years. Working on digital transformation projects throughout the Raiffeisen Bank International Group, he has a 360 view over the CEE markets in terms of business & innovation. Florin is an innovation seeker & he always enjoys a good chat on the latest trends & news from the always changing and effervescent environment of startups.

Mihai Rotaru, Founder & CEO, Clever Tech. For the past 7 years, Mihai has been the mastermind behind Clever Taxi, a Romanian startup who pushed the quality benchmarks for taxi services around the country, introducing new options for his product. Clever Taxi remains the market leader with the highest number of taxi companies subscribed in the app, millions of processed orders and hundreds of thousands of customers all across the country. Back in 2017, Clever Taxi was acquired by MyTaxi (part of Daimler) for an undisclosed amount and Mihai kept leading the company as CEO.

Robert Knapp, serial entrepreneur & angel investor. Robert started his first company when he was 18 and was self-employed ever since, first in the music & events business and then, later in tech & security. Robert has built CyberGhost VPN from scratch and ran the company as a CEO until its acquisition in 2017 by Crossrider for 9.2 million EURs. He’s a sucker for excel sheets with numbers, conversion rates, St. Pauli soccer team, tattoos and Italian coffee.

Andra Zaharia, Marketing & Communications Manager, CyberGhost VPN. Hands-on, all-around marketing & communications expert with a soft soft for cybersecurity and startups, Andra likes to combine her tech knowledge with her communication experience to create better relationships between users of the www and beyond. Having 10+ years of experience in digital marketing, she is currently a part of the CyberGhost VPN team, working to help people realize the importance of data privacy and security and giving a hand to making the Internet a safer place for all of us.

About Elevator Lab Challenge

Elevator Lab Challenge is a local fintech selection program organized by Raifeissen Bank Romania in partnership with TechHub Bucharest. The program is open to international, later-stage startups, with existing fintech solutions and products in the fields of advanced analytics, regtech, corporate banking, investing & trading tech, new branch experience or open banking. The winners of the local challenge will receive 7,000 EUR cash prizes, a trip to Vienna for pitch training and a wild card to the last selection round of the Elevator Lab accelerator program.

Elevator Lab is Raiffeisen Bank International’s (RBI) group-wide accelerator program,  first launched in June 2017. With a potential access to 14 different markets, Elevator Lab is already the largest corporate fintech accelerator in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). This year, RBI Group puts a special focus on the fintech ecosystem in CEE.

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GDPR applied Mission #2

Is GDPR giving you a hard time too? Join GDPR Applied Romania for in-depth analysis, free discussions, and more.  RSVP here to save your front row place on Friday, May 11, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

Tailored for DPO and data protection professionals: in depth analysis of GDPR art. 1-11 (legal and IT), Compliance guide for e-commerce, free discussions, networking and more.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 18:40 Warm welcome to new members
  • 18:40 – 19:20 Detailed analysis on articles 1 to 11, from legal and IT perspectives
  • 19:20 – 20:10 GDPR applied – E-commerce, a detailed presentation of GDPR challenges and ways to become compliant
  • 20:10 21:00 Networking, Q&A, Some interesting announcements

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to GDPR applied Mission #2.

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!

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Healthcare meets Technology

If you are involved in the Technological or Medical field, or if you are interested in any of them, we invite you to be a part of our event on Thursday, May 10th, starting 6:30 PM! RSVP here to save your front row place!

 

About the event

The event will be structured in two parts. In the first session, there will be a presentation about the ups and downs of intercommunication between Medicine and IT, approached from both perspectives.

In the second part, we will split into two camps (medicine and technology) and we will exchange ideas, fields of interest and opinions with each other. FreshBlood is a Healthtech community which believes in improving the quality of life by transforming ideas in projects and projects into reality.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 18:45 Participants registration
  • 18:45 – 19:00 MD Adrian Minca – EIT Health Summer Schools; Short description of Speed meetings
  • 19:00 – 19:15 MD Ionut Negoi – The relationship between Medicine and IT
  • 19:15 – 19:30  IT Engineer Alexandru Gradinaru – The relationship between IT and Medicine
  • 19:30 – 20:30 Speed Meetings
  • 20:30 – 21:30 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Healthcare meets Technology.

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, e-health, ehealth, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, tech, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Bucharest FP #28 — PureScript & Halogen

The Bucharest Functional Programming meetup is back in business after a long break! This time you’re going to learn more about purely functional user interfaces. RSVP here to save your front row place on May 8, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

PureScript is a strongly-typed functional programming language that compiles to JavaScript. This talk will give a brief overview of the PureScript syntax and a few key features, demo the language tooling and showcase Halogen, one of its numerous UI libraries. The talk assumes no prior knowledge of PureScript, although some familiarity with basic FP concepts (sum and product types, very basic Haskell syntax) is assumed.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Welcome
  • 19:00 – 20:00 Vladimir Ciobanu — PureScript & Halogen
  • 20:00 21:00 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Bucharest FP #28 — PureScript & Halogen.

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, functional programming, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

Getting Started with Kubernetes

Are you looking for a hands on experience with Kubernetes? Unlock its potential at the latest GDG Cloud Bucharest meetup. RSVP here to save your front row place on Thursday, May 3, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

In 2018 Kubernetes is emerging as the de facto choice for managing containerised applications. All the big cloud providers are including it as a service and many great applications and extensions are being built on top of Kubernetes.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Welcome
  • 19:00 – 20:00 Introduction to Kubernetes – Basic concepts and use cases
  • 20:00 – 21:00 Hands on Demo
  • 21:00 – 21:30 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Getting Started with Kubernetes.

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, cloud, community, google, kubernetes, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

TechHub Raspberry Jamborî!

In association with Volcano Theatres Jamborî, TechHub will be hosting its very own Raspberry Jam-borî festival for all the family – packed with fun and creative things to do, see and discover.

We welcome the awesome Pi Cymru and highly anticipated Oriel Science to TechHub, to host a serious of live demos, workshops and interactive Pi Stops! From playing musical fruit to making goo – we’ll have a whole host of tech-tastic treats to get everyone involved!

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Bucharest Legal Hackers #5 – Product Presentations

The fifth meetup of Bucharest Legal Hacker is set to take place this Friday. We know you don’t want to miss it, so RSVP here now to save your front row place on April 27, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

Legal Hackers is a global movement of lawyers, policymakers, technologists, and academics who explore and develop creative solutions to some of the most pressing issues at the intersection of law and technology.

Through local meetups, hackathons, and workshops, Legal Hackers spot issues and opportunities where technology can improve and inform the practice of law and where law, legal practice, and policy can adapt to rapidly changing technology.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:10 Intro
  • 19:10 – 19:40 Octavian Radu Rusu (Issue Monitoring) + Q&A
  • 19:40 20:00 CrowdCase + Q&A
  • 20:00 – 20:20 QuickLegal + Q&A
  • 20:20 – 21:30 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to Bucharest Legal Hackers #5 – Product Presentations.

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, legal hackers, legal tech, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

BucharestJS – 3 Years Celebration Meetup

We can’t believe how fast time passes. This Wednesday, BucharestJS will celebrate 3 wonderful years since their first meetup. Come and celebrate together!  RSVP here to save your front row place on April 25, starting 6:45 PM!

 

About the event

It’s been 3 years since BucharestJS embarked on the journey of bringing together JS developers & enthusiasts in Bucharest, and they want to celebrate their accomplishments as a community with interesting JS talks, pizza, beer and cupcakes. Yum!

 

Event agenda

  • 18:45 – 19:00 Registration
  • 19:00 – 19:15 Intro notes
  • 19:15 – 20:00 Monorepo vs. Multirepo by Alexandru Nita – Senior Frontend Developer at EveryMatrix
  • 20:00 20:45 The philosophy of Redux by Cosmin Ronnin – Front End Architect / Agile Coach @ ATS
  • 20:45 – 21:30 Outro, Networking & Celebration

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to BucharestJS – 3 Years Celebration 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!

Bucharest, bucharestjs, celebration, community, frontend, JavaScript, JS, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

GDPR applied – case studies, good practices

Curious how to implement GDPR for your company? Do you want to become a certified DPO? Don’t miss this meetup! RSVP here to save your front row place on Friday, April 20, starting 6:30 PM!

 

About the event

Join the first edition of GDPR applied meetup, an event that tries to put the first building block of an active community around the GDPR phenomenon. No general discussions, no theory, it is already too late for this. Come and  discuss practical topics, share your worries, put GDPR in different contexts. If you want to become a certified DPO, here is the starting point.

 

Event agenda

  • 18:30 – 19:00 Welcome
  • 19:00 – 19:15 Intro notes about GDPR
  • 19:15 – 20:00 GDPR applied – case studies
  • 20:00 – 20:10 Short break
  • 20:10 – 20:30 DPO certification
  • 20:30 – 20:45 Agenda for the next event
  • 20:45 – 21:00 Networking

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to GDPR applied – case studies, good practices.

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, dpo, gdpr, meet-up, meetup, networking, Public Event, TechHub, techhub bucharest

1-on-1 Fintech Talks: James Sanders

Got a Fintech startup or thinking about building one. Then, you should not miss 1-on-1 Fintech Talks. RSVP here to save your front row place on Friday, April 20, starting 10:30 PM!

 

About the event

On April 20, Fintech Camp Bucharest welcomes James Sanders, Program Manager & Startup Coach at F10 Incubator & Accelerator, a leading catalyst for Swiss fintech innovation. Book one of the five available spots now for a chance to engage privately with James and learn about the opportunities that Switzerland and fintech, in general, can bring about.

Learn more about James: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jsanders123/

Learn more about F10: http://www.f10.ch/

 

Event agenda

James will be available on Friday, April 20, between 10:30 AM and 1:00 PM. This means that there are five slots available (30 minutes each) that you can book online here: https://bit.ly/2H9uBZJ. After registration, you will receive a final confirmation of your attendance on April 19 noontime.

 

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

* Write down a list of questions you’d like to get answered;

* Read a little about our guest and find out which aspects of his expertise are valuable to you;

* Have your elevator pitch ready so you can tell your story in the shortest possible timeframe;

 

Registration

RSVP here to confirm your attendance to 1-on-1 Fintech Talks: James Sanders.

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!

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