The 11th Asia-Pacific Weeks in Berlin 2016 – “Asia-Europe Innovation Dialogue”
During 12 days more than 1,000 guests attended the 100+ APW events. Especially the opening event, Embassy Day and the conference Connecting Startup Cities enabled effective networking and provided starting points for collaboration. A cooperation agreement between the startup hubs Berlin and Shanghai was signed. And a new startup network between Berlin, Manila, Jakarta and Bangalore was launched: StartUp AsiaBerlin. In this context APW partner events in the three Asian cities are planned for October 2016. A special highlight of the first week was also the pitching session.