This article was first published in the June 2018 newsletter “Research in Germany”. Sign up here When German start-ups feature in media reports, it tends to be companies that have been set up in major cities such as Berlin, Munich or Hamburg.New businesses are also being established elsewhere, however. In the small town of Lüneburg, for example,
Feedback is one of the most powerful influences on learning and achievement. In 2007 John Hattie and Helen Timperley have published a paper called “The Power of Feedback”.
Google Launchpad Berlin is a one-week accelerator program for early stage startups. The original idea is from Tel Aviv. It is now rolling out around the world. The Edkimo team was happy to be part of the first edition of Google Launchpad Berlin!
Google Launchpad Berlin put the focus of the last day of the accelerator program on Marketing and Pitch. And we experienced some drone quadrocopter video shooting.
We started with a broken lift, walking up to the fifth floor on the vertigo-inducing stairs of the Factory Berlin. Fabian Hemmert’s talk on UX was definitely worth it.