Industry 4.0: Top 10 IIoT Events 2020 in Germany

The networking of systems, people and things has long since found its way into production and continues to spread to our households. Especially due to new developments such as the 5G mobile radio Internet, which will have a particularly strong influence on the Internet of Things and its fields of application and efficiency. At these industry events next year you will meet decision-makers and innovators and learn everything you need to know about the future of digitization and industry 4.0.

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The XATHON in Berlin: Tailwind for Female Entrepreneurs

Ensuring that the proportion of women and men in management positions is balanced, that they are offered the same opportunities and that their talent is promoted equally should long have been a matter of course. But once more this year’s figures show that there is still a long way to go to get there! According to the Female Founders Monitor, even though the number of female-founded start-ups has risen slightly compared to last year, in Germany it is still predominantly men who found start-ups: 84.9 percent of founders in Germany are male, with only 15.1 percent female. One of the main reasons for the low proportion of women is the unequal distribution of investment: after all, female-led start-ups still receive significantly less venture capital than those led by their male counterparts. 

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Conversational AI shapes future of CX

Voice Interaction Design, automatic speech recognition and branding by Voice. These current topics introduce a new era of customer experience and that is exactly what the Voice & Chatbot Summit in Berlin from 11th to 13th December is all about.

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Blockchain in Berlin: Is Berlin becoming a global hub?

Mindset, skills and creativity spark interest in the capital city 

The heart of the international Blockchain scene lies at the Spree, the experts of this year’s blockchain breakfast at the Factory Berlin agree upon. Hundreds of Blockchain companies have been founded in the German capital since 2013, two successful examples are ZKsystems and Concensum.

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Employee Empowerment: Powerful Tools to Improve Your Feedback Culture

Feedback is key to company culture. People need to feel comfortable voicing ideas and opinions, and valued enough to want to contribute. However, many employees receive little feedback on performance, behaviour or development, even if they ask for it. But the benefits of an active feedback culture are enormous: it not only increases motivation, but also creates the basis for further changes.

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Five trends from DMEXCO 2019

DMEXCO is one of the compulsory events of the German e-commerce, adtech and digital economy. Many international companies use the conference and trade fair in Cologne to present their products and services on the European stage. We have compiled a brief overview of important trends for all those who could not be there or who would like a summary of DMEXCO in view of the sheer abundance of topics. Read more

The Power of PR: How to Build Relations with German Media

The German media landscape differs fundamentally from that in China, both in its structures and in its way of publishing and developing media reports. With the aim to bring Chinese companies and German media closer, on July 17th, 2019, together with the Chinese Chamber of Commerce (CHKD), PIABO organized a workshop, The Power of PR: How to Build Relations with German Media, for Chinese companies in Germany.

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Professional media training: Individual coaching with Katja Schleicher

The next big interview is coming up and the professional preparation is missing? Our media trainings prepare you perfectly for the next big appearance. You will learn how to win over viewers, readers and listeners. Our experienced communications expert Katja Schleicher offers you tailor-made seminars and coaching sessions to develop you unerringly into a rhetoric hero – whether for the next investment round or the KeyNote for the next congress.

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Flying the Rainbow Flag: How Much Credibility Can Companies Gain?

In conversation with Marc-Pierre Hoeft, former board member of the Hamburg Pride e.V. and CSD Deutschland e.V. associations as well as co-founder of the EHE FÜR ALLE initiative (marriage equality initiative).

PRIDE week in Berlin is one week under the rainbow symbol – meaning love, freedom, respect, peace and diversity.

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In conversation with Marc-Pierre Hoeft, former board member of the Hamburg Pride e.V. and CSD Deutschland e.V. associations as well as co-founder of the EHE FÜR ALLE initiative (marriage equality initiative).

PRIDE week in Berlin is one week under the rainbow symbol – meaning love, freedom, respect, peace and diversity.

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Be Pride! Celebrate Diversity!

International celebrations take place in June: Around the world, the LGBTIQ+ community and its supporters are organizing international PRIDE – political parades and large street parades to stand up for equality, acceptance and tolerance. Already in June, flags in rainbow colors lit up in many places. Whether hanging out of the window, waving in the garden or lying out at the reception desk – private individuals, companies, political organizations or embassies all acknowledge diversity in this way with the international symbol of the LGBTIQ+ community. 

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