For the second half of 2018, gig7 in Mannheim is waiting for you with the 360° Female Business workshops. Out of three topics, “Business Basics”, “Online Marketing and Social Media” and “Female Empowerment”, self-employed, startups, women from the economy and all other curious have a wide range of workshops to choose from.

Mozilla Global Sprint feat. Hackschool

Mozilla Global Sprint on the 10th and 11th of May at MAFINEX-Technology Center is a worldwide collaborative hackathon for open-source projects and an open internet. It’s happening in Mannheim, too! Whether you’re a beginner or expert, whether you stay for two days or just stop by for an hour — you’re welcome to learn and support the global community. The Hackschool mentors are joining to support you in making your first contribution. We’d love to have you around!


Ethnic marketing? A good idea in a city like Mannheim, which unites people from over 170 nations. What one could see as a little Mesopotamia, between the Rhine and Neckar, is the perfect place for Qamar Zamans and Sherry Kizhukandayils agency za:media to incubate their campaign ideas. We sat down with the two founders, that come from an Indian, as well as Pakistani Background, in their office in Mannheim.


What once might have felt like a niche trend, has become a serious movement: All over Germany a new class of creatives is rediscovering craftsmanship, creating high-quality handmade products, in urban manufacturing shops. Honeycamp will become both a workspace and community for these crafty modern folk. We met for a talk on the incarnation of their idea – and how it is intended to help creative workers.