🔥 FOMO Berlin - Our Community Builders Dinner Aftermovie hits 200K views 🔥 : April 15 - 21

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Hey Berliners 🙋🏽‍♂️

Thank you for the beautiful birthday wishes! 😊 It meant the world to me. I'll respond to each and every one of you over the next few days.

Last Tuesday, we finally hosted our FOMO Community Builders Dinner 🍽️. If you couldn't join us or are just curious about a typical FOMO Event, check out our Aftermovie. With 200K+ views on Instagram, this video is on fire! 🔥 Relive the excitement with our FOMO Community Builders Dinner Aftermovie 🍿

Before we kick off this new week, I want to give a massive shout-out to everyone who supported our FOMO Community Builders Dinner - Thank you so much! 🙏
Event powered by Qonto | Videos created by @iampranavarya/ | Dinner created by Juliana Valcarenghi @lebar_berlin | Event space by @studio20berlin & @Cate_Wind | Food & Drinks served by @happy_ocean_foods & @heinzwagnersekt | Photos by @leoniskamera | PR support by @be.ecommunica | Music by @gezelligsessions | Meditation by @alekskopyoga | User generated content by @lara.ulku

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What did you FOMO last week 📸 ?

The FOMO Community Builders Dinner 🍽 what a magical night 💙 We had it all, a 15m long white table, unique souls, delicious food, great music, and a stunning venue!

FOMO Top Picks of the Week 🔥

These are the events that I would like to attend if I find the time for it:

  • The future of fund finance 🏦 | Tuesday, 6 pm - bunch and friends are excited to host an exclusive event at Katz Orange in Berlin! Bringing together a group of prominent fund managers for a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Gesa Miczaika. Sign up here.

  • The All Ears Summit 🎤 | Thursday, 10 am - The big podcast conference is back! The All Ears Summit will take place for the third time and will once again bring Germany's podcast industry (e.g. Felix Lobrecht, Luisa Neubauer) together in Berlin's Wilhelm Hallen.

  • Charting Success: Navigating the Product Roadmap | Product People x Delivery Hero in Berlin 🛣 | Thursday, 6:30 pm - ​ We'll spend the evening networking, sharing knowledge with peers, and listening to an exciting panel with the CPO’s from Wunderflats and RatePay.

The FOMO Berlin week 💙 (15.4 - 21.04):
Monday 15th
Tuesday 16th
  • TechForward: Thrive Women’s Networking Celebration 🦸‍♀️ | 3 pm - Join this networking event to celebrate and connect with THRIVE graduates and other business professionals.

  • RICS FOCUS 2024 🏠 | 4:30 pm - The RICS Focus aims to be a driving force and - integrated into the global vision of RICS as a thought leader - to play a responsible role in shaping the future of the real estate world.

  • hubraum StartUp Fiesta in Berlin 🦄 | 5 pm - hubraum Berlin is delighted to introduce a brand new event format🌟 - say hello to the hubraum VC Talks x Pitch Me Baby Berlin, Vol. 1.

  • The future of fund finance 🏦 | 6 pm - bunch and friends are excited to host an exclusive event at Katz Orange in Berlin! Bringing together a group of prominent fund managers for a panel discussion moderated by Dr. Gesa Miczaika. Sign up here.

Wednesday 17th
  • NoCode + AI Meetup Berlin presented by nocodeapes.com 🦍 | 6 pm - Dive deep into the world of NoCode & AI technology and discover how it's shaping the future of digital innovation, together with Mariam Hakobay, founder of SOFTR.

  • Conversation Salon X Deep Talks - Success & Failure 🤔 | 6:30 pm - ​In collaboration with Julia Singh of Deep Talks, Awen invites you to an intimate salon designed for authentic connection and discovery, where small groups engage in meaningful dialogue beyond the surface.

  • Special FutureTalk: Yes We CANnabis 🚬 | 6:30 pm - Cannabis has been partially legalized in Germany. What exactly does this mean for existing industries and what new ones will develop as a result?

  • Berlin - Supabase Meetup 💻 | 7 pm - ​​​​Supabase is finally coming to Berlin! Join and celebrate with the community.

  • How to Be a Man and Other Myths 👨‍🦰 | 7:30 pm - Jindy Mann and Monika Jiang are inviting you to join them for an evening of conversation and connection to explore and redefine what it means to be a man.

Thursday 18th
FOMO Upcoming Top Events 🚨
  • FIBE - Berlin's first international fintech festival! 💳 | April 24 - 25,
    Featuring more than 90 speakers across three stages, including Sanna Marin (former Prime Minister of Finland), Ali Niknam (CEO at bunq), and Maximilian Tayenthal (Founder & Co-CEO at N26).

  • Techstars Berlin is hosting Deep Tech Momentum 🛰 | May 14 -16, This event is for (pre-) seed Deep Tech founders and prospective first employees, AKA “Joiners'', who want to grow your team / join a startup, gain traction with big customers like Telekom, etc. and pitch on stage to top-tier European investors like Lakestar, Cherry Ventures and HV Capital.

Friday 19th
  • ARRtist CIRCUS 2024 🎠 | 8:30 am - We bring together Europe’s most successful sales and customer success teams in Tech, creating hours of networking opportunities, and curating over 50 workshops with the most relevant speakers in an informal environment with music and games!

  • All Music Friday - the Spotify Music Summit 🎸 | 10 am - You can expect keynotes, panels, deep dives, and masterclasses on the status quo of the music industry with the most exciting artists and mod decision-makers in the music industry, like Nina Chuba, Kool Savas etc, and FOMO Berlin managed to get some free tickets 😍

  • THE bEAR presents CUT. DYE. BYE. - stories of hair 💇🏽‍♀️ | 8 pm - THE bEAR invites you to its 86th show of true, personal stories told live by “YOU” our audience. We arrive as strangers and leave somehow more connected to our fellow Berliners through these shared human experiences.

Saturday 20th
  • Women in Sales: The Future Leaders Brunch 🍳 | 10:30 am - Join them for a morning of empowerment and inspiration as they celebrate the future leaders in sales at our Women in Sales Brunch!

  • Garage Fleamarket Sale @berlinmitte 🪑 | 1 pm - Unfortunately, I am not in town, but you should check out this cute garage fleamarket at Alte Schönhauser Straße. Whenever, I always find something great, and I can be quite picky

  • Sky Mic @Locke at Eastside Gallery 🎹 | 7 pm - Getting ready for showcase #8, where artists and musicians from Frankfurt to Japan and from Ireland to West Africa will come together at Locke Berlin to celebrate a night for the books with you.

Sunday 21st
  • NULL KOMMA PROSIT 🍹 | 11 am - Germany's first market for a new alcohol-free drinking culture. Together with the Mindful Drinking Club Berlin, Markthalle Neun invites you to get to know the diverse world of high-quality, non-alcoholic alternatives.

  • Gelato Week Germany 🍦 | Features artisanal ice cream with experimental flavors. Each participating gelateria selects a unique gelato flavor exclusive to their shop and offers it during the event week for €1.50 per scoop!

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