On the 16th and 17th of July, Berlin will once again be overun with pioneers from the creative and technological industries for Berlin Tech Open Air Festival 2014. TOA is Europe’s first interdisciplinary festival, attracted 2,500 guests and 150 speakers and acts to Germany’s capital. But the fun doesn’t start on the 16th. The night before, Hitfox will be hosting “Tech Open Air Starts Underground”, a pre-party at the underground 1820Bar. The party will feature talks from some of Hitfox’s most prominent developers, as well as free food and drink- the perfect way to start TOA for those travelling into the city the night before. The speakers are:
- Peter Grosskopf, Chief Development Officer at HitFox Group- As Chief Development Officer, Peter’s mission is to devise the strategic roadmap which will allow Hitfox to become a major player in the Big Data and Data Science scene. He’ll be talking about recent innovations within the company, as what to expect next.
- Thorsten Bleich, Chief Technology Officer at Datamonk- Datamonk is Europe´s Leading Provider of Mobile Targeting Data. They offer a range of services, including app store analytics, mobile data enrichment and audience segmentation.
- Gil Danziger, VP of Engineering at PubNative- PubNative is Hitfox’s latest venture, which launched earlier this week. PubNative are first API-based mobile publisher platform 100% focused on native advertising.
Once the festival kicks off the next day, the city will be flooded by some of the most innovative thinkers of our generation. They’re still announcing new speakers and events, the latest of which include Andy Walshe (Director of High Performance at Red Bull, and the man who trained Felix Baumgartner), Robert Pollak (Partner at SV Angel) and Eric Berlow (co-founder of Vibrant Data).