May 19

Techsylvania hosts speakers from Google, Booking.com and Mailbox!

Cluj-Napoca is hosting between 6-9 of June the second edition of Techsylvania, the largest regional international event on technology and innovation. Don't miss the speakers from Google, Booking.com and Mailbox. Use PODIMtech promotional code and get 20% ticket discount.

Techsylvania aims to promote the local and Romanian communities as well established and recognised tech centres on an international scale and also to stimulate the development of local products. The event offers both the opportunity for social interaction with the purpose of establishing new partnerships, financing opportunities or mentors' advice from well know experts as well as the chance of promoting revolutionary tech ideas of Romanian developers.

24 hours hackathon
The participants can prove their technical skills in a 24 hours hackathon, taking place between 6-7 of June, where the winning teams will receive 4 Razor gaming keyboards from Braintree, Pebble watches, Garmin devices and gadgets like Onyx Beacons, Leap Motion, Haloband, Metaware and also free office space at ClujHub or an exclusive invite to the startup accelerator program hosted by Young Leaders Club in Constanta between 21-28 of June.

More than 130 tech enthusiasts willing to develop innovative apps in the area of wearables and internet of things will be able to hack on the latest devices available on the market like Apple Watch, Moto 360, Pebble, Jawbone UP, Parrot mini drones, Google Glass and Metawear platform. Also, the Techsylvania hackathon offers the exclusive opportunity of developing the first Romanian apps on Apple’s latest flagship product.

Top Speakers
The second part of the event will be the conference, taking place between 8-9 of June which is addressing an international audience. This year, Techsylvania conference will host some of the most successful Romanian entrepreneurs in the last years, like Andrei Dunca, co-founder of LiveRail, the Cluj based company acquired by Facebook for over $400 who will be on his first public appearance after acquisition.

Joining him will be Florin Talpes, founder of Bitdefender, the most successful Romanian IT company, Anda Gansca, CEO Knotch, recently nominated in INC’s 30 under `30 prestigious list and Flaviu Simihaian, founder of iMedicare, a platform offering personalized info on patients’ prescriptions and medical condition to national drugstores. The list of speakers continues with popular entrepreneurs like Gentry Underwood, founder of Mailbox, David Bettner, creator of Words with Friends, Cristopher Osborne on behalf of Booking.com, Steffi Czerny, founder and Managing Director of DLD Media, who will be joined by A level managers from top tier IT giants like Google, Uber, PayPal, Techstars and also popular journalists from Tech.eu.

Those interested can get their ticket online starting 69 euro following the official Techsylvania website (http://techsylvania.co)

For more info about Techsylvania please contact
Vlad Ciurca or Oana Petrus, Executive Producers
E-mail: media@techsylvania.co
Phone: +40 740 306 250
Website: http://techsylvania.co
Facebook: techsylvania si #techsylvania
Twitter: @techsylvania si #techsylvania