Berlin vs. NYC Startup Battle

Berlin vs. NYC Startup Battle - May 24, 2023 - online

Three Startups from CUNY Startups New York City pitch online against three Berlin Startups from the Startup Incubator Berlin!

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Pitching Teams from Berlin:


Reach offers a device that turns the biggest screen in the house – the TV – into a smart hub for seniors. With an extremely easy-to-use haptic interface, Reach provides accessibility to safety, Health Management, Therapies, and Connection to loved ones to seniors who would otherwise not be able to access these services.


All startup’s research needs in one place, from product development to conquering markets and boosting investment opportunities. Access top global experts and innovative breakthroughs to accelerate product development and startup growth, build trust with stakeholders, and stay ahead of the competition. Make data-driven decisions that drive business growth. RESEARCHPRENEURS are your reliable partners on the journey to success.


cliqe allows small creators who didn’t have the opportunity to earn from sharing their content in the past, to monetize their passion by giving them access to success-based campaigns of more than 250 brands and resources such as a personal bio-link.


Pitching Teams from NYC:

Easy Meets

Easy Meets is an application for individuals or groups of friends who enjoy discovering new places, by creating personalized plans for outings and trips taking to account their budget and preferences.


SityHub is an all-in-one real estate listing platform that makes renting apartments quick and more efficient than ever before – making it easy to find your perfect rental property with just a few clicks of the mouse or taps on your smartphone screen.


An innovative platform allows users to watch and participate in live debates from their mobile devices.



Gail YancosekExperienced Executive Director and Executive Producer with a demonstrated history of working in the media production industry. Skilled in Morning News, Breaking News, Documentaries, and Arts. Strong business development professional with a BA focused in English Language and Literature/Letters from Fordham University.

Jannette La Sota: Author, Philanthropist, Researcher, Speaker, Founder of The Fitness Detective®, FIT FIRST©. Janette and her team provide high-quality personal coaching for building a foundation of the right habits, learning how to invest resources to support goals, and to train for the right mindset and skill-set to lead a great life. 


Peter Lennartz: Former EY Partner in charge for Startups in Germany/Switzerland and Austria. Today Advisory Board Member, Business Coach including Startup Coaching. Business Angel. Jury Member Investors’ Dinner, Mentor Grace Academy. Moderator Angel Camp, Digital Health Congress and others.

Brittany SalasPrior to founding Sādu, Brittany worked at the intersection of corporate innovation and venture capital. She was one of the first to build a Berlin-based energy and sustainability platform, bringing climate tech startups into energy corporations while scouting on behalf of venture capital funds.

Event Information

May 24, 2023, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Organizer(s): HWR Berlin, Startup Incubator, DWIH New York, UAS7, CUNY Startups