Things are taking shape,

Germans don’t consider themselves overly fast moving or innovative but tend to observe the US or Asian market and be impressed how self confident and openly entrepreneurs speak about money, ideas and projects. Even though this just proves that their own developments are state of the art. Coming back from SxSW was kind of a…

Germany goes 3-dimensional

The three German based b2b events, c/o pop (Cologne), Reeperbahn Festival (Hamburg) and Berlin Music Week (Berlin) join forces. The idea is to coordinate their different respective profiles and competencies in a joint work group to provide better orientation to international partners (whatever this means???) and to coordinate future presentations abroad. I didn’t get it,…

news on Reeperbahn Festival / Sept. 23.-25. / Hamburg

some news about Hamburg based Reeperbahn Festival landed on my desk. Seymore Stein, co-founder of Sire Records, the label that first signed Madonna, The Ramones, Talking Heads, …, will do a keynote Sept. 23rd. Then Reeperbahn partners up with AIM, BPI and MPA, the three big associations in the UK, plus Network Europe will be…