PITCHING DAY: BOTS
Bots, Bots, Bots, Bots
Chatbots, bots, AI, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Virtual Assistants, IoT/VR-bots
Saturday 29.4. – BarCamp with Sessions/Workshops
Sunday 30.4. – Hackathon + Pitch Competition
It is for everyone/students/beginners from all different backgrounds to share their passion and knowledges for creativity and self-expression in bots, chatbots, Virtual Assistants, AI, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, IoT bots, VR bots etc.
BarCamp – is an “unconference” born from the desire for people to share and learn in an open environment. It is an intense event with discussions, demos and interaction from attendees.
Just come & share your ideas what you passionate about!
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Barbara OndrisekCo-Founder, Chatbots Agency Dr. Barbara Ondrisek, aka “Bot Mother”, is an enthusiastic software developer with 15+ years of experience. With Mica, the Hipster Cat Bot, a chatbot that helps you discover hip places, she created one of the first chatbots on the Facebook Messenger platform worldwide. Mica was the very first bot on Messenger and Skype in Austria, which led to a listing as testimonial in the official Skype FAQs. Together with other experts on their field she founded the Chatbots Agency. Barbara is also initiator of the first BotBarCamp in Vienna and speaker at different conferences around the world.
Thomas SchranzCEO & Cofounder, blossom.io Thomas dropped out of Software & Information Engineering at Vienna UT and built countless high traffic applications and campaigns on the Facebook platform. He is currently founder and CEO at Blossom, a project tracking service used by globally distributed companies like Twitter, Nasa, DriveNow and many more. Thomas spent the past years in San Francisco and thrives in environments that cherish the intersection of design, technology and distribution. He is into service design, user experience, positioning, product strategy, functional programming and tea.
Jakob ReiterCo-Founder, TheVentury Entrepreneur, IT nerd and debater has been active in the startup scene for many many years. He started his first company when he was 18 years old and build his own IT/Web consulting company with customers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. His newest startup theVentury (www.theventury.com) is helping startups to grow by injecting critical resources such as IT Development, Social Media Marketing and Growth Hacking. Furthermore, Jakob is a passionate debater and rhetorics specialist - taking part in World- and European championships all over the globe.
Natalie KorotaevaUser Experience Engineer, craftworks Originally from Siberia, Natalie has worked as IT project manager, UX/UI designer & marketing specialist for over 6 years in Russia & Austria. She is a part of the craftworks team as UX Engineer. Natalie is a co-organizer of BotSpot Vienna Meetup and BotsHackathon. Science-fiction lover and cyborg
David PichsenmeisterCo-Founder, orat.io David is co-founder of oratio, a platform which connects businesses with their customers on messengers and organizer of ChatbotConf in Vienna. He's co-organizer of several meetups and events like the BotsHub Vienna Meetup, BotsHackathon and Vienna Tech Meetup. In his past he studied Software Engineering and Businesses Management in Graz, founded Austria's largest co-working platform sharedspaces.at and worked as a CTO at the Y-Combinator backed startup SmartHires. David is a huge fan of bots, linux, games, AR/VR and space.
Gregor-Robert PoschProject manager for start-up programs, Vienna Business Agency Gregor has more than 10 years experience as a business consultant in various industries and has supported several start-ups in the Creative Industries. The Vienna Business Agency offers financial support, real estate and urban development incentives as well as free service and advice for Viennese companies and founders. The objective is to strengthen Viennese entrepreneurs, companies and their innovative force.
Eager to create a supporting community for entrepreneurs worldwide, Tanja focuses on strengthen the connections between startup ecosystems and hubs around the globe.