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Who Is Going to Disrupt Logistics?: Logistics Meetup #1

March 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come build the logistics community in Berlin alongside byrd at the German Tech Entrepreneurship Center. We have an exciting evening in store for you, with 10 VC’s, 30+ founders, and over 10 corporates.

/Provisional Program:

18:00 Welcome

18:15 Corporate Presentation on logistic trends (UPS/Freighthub)

18:45 Panel Discussion “Who is going to disrupt DHL?” (Moderator: Darius Moeini (Director @ GTEC)

  • Bernardo Hernandez (Partner, e.ventures)
  • Ferry Heilemann (Partner, Earlybird)
  • Thomas Lücke (Principal, Cherry Ventures)
  • Frank Sportolari (CEO, UPS DE)
  • Michael Löhr (Founder & MD, Tiramizoo)
  • Flavio Alario (CEO, Fliit)
  • Miriam Bundel (CEO, ShelfSailor)

19:45 Open Bar + Networking


  • VC investments and startups in logistics have gained substantial traction over the last 6-12 months (see data from CB Insights; Study from Oliver Wyman)
  • Until now, big logistics players and their asset-heavy models are still well-established in the market
  • Can new platform-models change this sector? Why have 4PL models not worked in the past and has their time finally come?
  • What has changed in customer needs and the value proposition of logistics companies?
  • What do startups need to do to gain market relevance in this difficult sector? Why are VCs believing that they can pull it off?
  • How can established market players retain their edge?

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March 30, 2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Room in a Box | GTEC Campus
Schlossplatz 1
Berlin, 10178 Germany
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