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In cooperation with german.innovation aware_ participates with a Sanctuary Event at South by Southwest (SXSW 2022)

  • SXSW 2022 will take place from March 11 to 20, 2022 in Austin, Texas

  • The theme of the Sanctuary Event is Sustainable Zeitgeist

SXSW

Berlin, February 3, 2022

Together with german.innovation, aware_ is participating in this year’s SXSW in Austin, Texas. From March 11 to 20, Austin is all about technology, film, music, education, and culture. SXSW is a must-attend event for professionals from around the world. Held annually in March, the event features sessions, music and comedy showcases, film screenings, exhibits, professional development and a variety of networking opportunities. aware_ will be present with a Sanctuary Event. Themed Sustainable Zeitgeist, participants will connect with each other, redefine their consciousness and stimulate this process by bringing together the right people and enriching networking with pioneering conversations.

„We are excited to return to SXSW and the city of Austin in 2022 and to, once again, connect communities, innovators, entrepreneurs and creators across verticals and disciplines. We are thrilled to announce our collaboration with aware_ THE PLATFORM and community at this year’s SXSW: (Re)aligning sustainability with innovation and entrepreneurial activities is, no doubt, of the utmost urgency. aware_ has already proven its expertise and leadership on this journey and will be a great contributor to this year’s event and beyond“, saysClaudia Schwarz, Co-founder & Managing Partner at german.innovation. 

„SXSW’s mission is to help creative people achieve their goals. The event is known for its conferences and festivals that celebrate the convergence of technology, film, music, education and culture. Sustainability and the exchange of innovative pioneers in this field should not be missing. We look forward to facilitating exchange and knowledge transfer with our Sanctuary Event and bringing exciting startups to Austin and maybe even back with us to Europe“, saysKim N. Fischer, Co-founder of aware_. 

For more information about aware_’s participation at SXSW 2022 you can register here.


About aware_
 
aware_ is the platform for networking and knowledge transfer in the field of sustainability. The aim is to bring together global players, start-ups, experts and creatives from all sectors in order to exchange ideas, inspire each other and jointly create forward-looking impact. http://www.aware-theplatform.com/  

In total, the Berlin-based start-up aware_ organizes almost 20 hybrid micro-events per year, offers an online magazine, weekly Sustainability News for knowledge transfer and exciting insights from global players in the podcast ecozentrisch with host Sascha Pallenberg. 

About german.innovation 
german.innovation (ginNova GmbH) is a collaborative consulting and networking agency with a focus on internationalization of German innovators, transdisciplinary innovation strategies and implementation of new technologies, founded in Hamburg in summer 2020 by Sanja Stankovic and Claudia Schwarz. The work of german.innovation is not limited to individual economic sectors; however, the use of creative technologies; CleanTech, Sustainability and Social Impact Tech; Smart (Creative) City strategies especially at the interfaces Mobility, CleanEnergy and Big Data as well as the application fields of Artificial Intelligence and Tech Ethics are clear focal points in the selection of projects and partners.   


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  • Über 300 Teilnehmende nahmen an diesjähriger aware_ x THE HUS.institute conference am 24. November teil

  • Spannende Speaker, darunter aware_ member Fujitsu und BMW, gaben Einblicke in die Themen Sustainable Cities und Circular Economy

  • Digitale Interaktion der Teilnehmenden durch All-in-One-Plattform von globalem Start-up rooom.com

Berlin, 26. November 2021 – Die aware_ x THE HUS.institute conference hat mit über 300 Teilnehmenden am vergangenen Mittwoch einen großen Erfolg für das Berliner Start-up aware_ verzeichnet. Spannende Speaker wie aware_ member Fujitsu und die BMW Group sowie innovative Start-ups wie rooom.com, PLASTIC FISCHER und Intuitive AI setzten den Fokus auf die Themen Sustainable Cities und Circular Economy. Das Event war für aware_ in dieser virtuellen Form das erste seiner Art. aware_ member rooom.com stellte mit seinem flexiblen Plattformkonzept eine digitale Komplettlösung bereit: von digitalen Round Tables über Speed-Networking per Video bis hin zur klassischen Q+A konnten die Teilnehmenden in Interaktion treten.

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Boris Wiedemer, Senior Strategic Sales & Growth Manager, Tencent Cloud © Franziska Krug

Der Think & Action Tank THE HUS.institute, Kooperationspartner der diesjährigen Konferenz, war durch Executive Partner Luisa Redetzki vertreten. In dem Panel zum Thema Sustainable Cities gab Luisa Redetzki bereits zu Anfang der Konferenz spannende Impulse zum Status Quo der Industrie, Politik und Investoren gab und darüber, was benötigt wird, um Sustainable Cities einen erfolgreichen Weg zu ebnen.

„Man kann als Konsument viel beeinflussen. Das Convenience Thema wird uns in Städten immer begleiten. Wir müssen versuchen, Angebote so angenehm wie möglich zu gestalten, aktiv Vorteile generieren und nicht einsparen, sagt Luisa Redetzki, Executive Partner bei THE HUS.institute.

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v.l.n.r. aware_ Co-Gründerinnen Lena Schrum und Kim N. Fischer, Luisa Redetzki, Executive Partner THE.HUS institute © Franziska Krug

Zum Thema Circular Economy gab aware_ member Dr. Irene Feige, Head of Circular Economy Initiative bei der BMW Group, interessante Einblicke: Gemeinsam mit Nikolaus Borowski, Prozess- und Verfahrensingenieur bei der SMS Group, und Samuel Huber, Strategy Director bei Goodpatch, sprach Dr. Feige über die Bedeutung der Kreislaufwirtschaft für das Erreichen von Nachhaltigkeitszielen und die Identifizierung neuer Horizonte für kommende Trends, die Definition gemeinsamer Voraussetzungen und den Stand der Technik innerhalb von Kreislaufketten.

„Es geht darum, zu zeigen und darzustellen, dass Reziklate Funktionalität nicht ausschließen. Wir können damit ein attraktives Produkt bauen und gleichzeitig ökologisch handeln, sagt Dr. Irene Feige, Head of Circular Economy Initiative bei der BMW Group.

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Für die aware_ Co-Gründerinnen Lena Schrum und Kim N. Fischer war das Event ein voller Erfolg: „Wir sprechen alle die gleiche Sprache, wir verfolgen alle die gleichen Ziele, und deswegen benötigen wir einen kontinuierlichen Austausch, um danach die geeigneten Maßnahmen zu definieren und in die Action zu gehen“, so die aware_ Co-Gründerin Lena Schrum.

Dieser Meinung war auch aware_ member Fujitsu: „Die Konferenz war klasse! Die Vorträge und Diskussionen waren wirklich spannend, vor allem auch, weil so viele Perspektiven vertreten waren – und dabei alle in die gleiche Richtung schauen. Wir sind nun beispielsweise mit PLASTIC FISCHER im Austausch und freuen uns schon auf die weiteren Gespräche“, so Jörn Nitschmann, Head of Manufacturing and Automotive bei Fujitsu Central Europe.

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aware_ Co-Gründerin Lena Schrum spricht am Vorabend beim Executive Dinner im Berliner Restaurant Borchardt © Franziska Krug

Bereits am Vorabend kamen auf dem aware_ executive dinner im Berliner Restaurant Borchardt ausgewählte Gäste und aware_ member aus Wirtschaft und der Industrie zusammen, um sich schon vor der Konferenz spannenden Themen zu widmen.

„aware_ liefert Impulse, um in Wirtschaft, Gesetzgebung und im Mindset eine nachhaltige, kreislauforientierte Zukunft zu erreichen“, sagt Kim N. Fischer, Co-Gründerin von aware_.

Über aware_
aware_ ist die Plattform zum Netzwerken und für Wissenstransfer im Bereich Nachhaltigkeit. Ziel ist es, branchenübergreifend Global Player, Start-Ups, Experten und Kreative zusammenzubringen, um sich auszutauschen, zu inspirieren und um gemeinsam zukunftsweisenden Impact zu kreieren. aware_ bietet ein Online-Magazin, wöchentliche Sustainability News für den Wissenstransfer und spannende Insights globaler Player im Podcast ecozentrisch mit Moderator Sascha Pallenberg. http://www.aware-theplatform.com/

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  • Global start-up rooom AG becomes aware_ member

  • rooom AG offers all-in-one platform for the aware_ x THE HUS.institute conference on November 24

  • aware_ now accompanies rooom AG in terms of communication and sustainability

Berlin, November 17, 2021 – With the global start-up rooom.com, Germany’s first sustainability platform aware_ is gaining a member with digital expertise for hybrid and virtual event formats. With the all-in-one platform, the experienceCloud, rooom.com will support aware_ in the creation, administration and publication of interactive 2D, 3D, AR and VR experiences. In addition, aware_ will support rooom AG in matters of communication and sustainability.

“We are proud to be part of aware_. As a member, it is particularly important to us to show how sustainable processes can be created through digitization and how the planet and its diversity can be protected!” says Hans Elstner, CEO and founder of rooom AG.

“The last two years have shown us that the events sector needs to be rethought – from physical to hybrid or virtual events. Our aware_ member, rooom AG, offers a complete solution for digital experiences in all areas with its flexible platform concept. We are looking forward to starting the aware_ x THE HUS.institute conference on November 24 with our first joint project,” says Kim N. Fischer, co-founder of aware_.

In total, the Berlin start-up aware_ organizes almost 20 hybrid micro-events a year, offers an Online Magazine, weekly Sustainability News for knowledge transfer and exciting insights from global players in the podcast ecozentrisch with moderator Sascha Pallenberg.

About aware_
aware_ is the platform for networking and knowledge transfer in the field of sustainability. The aim is to bring together global players, start-ups, experts and creative people across all industries to exchange ideas, inspire and create future-oriented impact together. http://www.aware-theplatform.com/

About rooom AG
rooom AG is a global start-up based in Germany, founded in 2016. The rooom experienceCloud is an all-in-one platform for creating, managing and publishing interactive 2D, 3D, AR and VR experiences. It works across all desktop and mobile devices. The range of services includes eventCloud for virtual and hybrid events; spaceCloud for interactive 3D spaces and showrooms; the productCloud for 3D product presentation; and the immerseCloud for augmented reality content. https://www.room.com

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