This were our unique pre-experience from Hinterland

Hinterland of Things is more than just a conference.
We have teamed up with selected partners to organize exclusive side events. Network, mingle and connect with fellow attendees and make new friends and contacts.

Past Side Events

Get to know: Wolff im Hinterland

Looking for a bike tour through Bielefeld, keynote speeches and networking at a BBQ? Be part of the Dr. Wolff Side Event. Apply now!

Where? Dr. Wolff Institut, Stadtheider Str. 52
When? 31. May2022
For whom? Young talents


Getting people excited about science? Start-up capital for everyone? Learn more about Encourage Ventures e.V. and get to know the Teutoburg Forest besides.

Where? Teutoburger Wald
When? 31 May 2022
For whom? Investor, Business Angels, StartUps or just Interested

Agile @ Hinterland | Learnings from Tesla

Join our barcamp to connect with agile practitioners and get inspired by Tesla veteran Joe Justice who introduces us to ‚Agile in Hardware‘ and the concept of „building the machine that builds the machines“ as Elon Musk would say.

Where? Online
When? 31 May 2022 , 9.00 a.m.
For whom? Agile leaders and practitioners – especially in physical production (but not exclusively)

Hinterland of Things = Vorderland of Drinks

No „Hinterland of Things“ without a „Vorderland of Drinks“!
Valuedesk, Bielefeld’s leading startup company, invites innovative business leaders, startup entrepreneurs and investors to celebrate and get in the mood for the Hinterland conference.

Where? House of Value (Gehrenberg 2, 33602 Bielefeld)
When? 31 May 2022, 6.00 p.m.
For whom? Valuedesk Partners & Friends

Bring your pokerface
Poker Night above the rooftops of Bielefeld

Whether you are an enthusiastic poker fan or want to test your beginner’s luck in your first poker game: everyone is welcome! Previous experience is not required. Our poker experts Jan and Marcel will explain the rules and off you go.

Are you in? We look forward to an enjoyable Poker Night and a few drinks with you.

Where? comspace (Elsa-Brändström-Straße 2, 33602 Bielefeld)
When? 31 May 2022, 8.30 p.m.
For whom? Everyone

Hinterland Corporate Innovation Night

On 31 May, almost 100 strong partners from the region will meet to get in the mood for the Hinterland of Things Conference 2022 in a relaxed setting. The Pioneers Club, u+i interact, comspace, OIC and Wege jointly invite you.

Where? Pioneers Club (Ritterstraße 8, 33602 Bielefeld)
When? 31 May 2022, 5.30 p.m.
For whom? Strong partners

Hinterland Café

You are coming to Bielefeld for the Hinterland of Things and want to warm up to the big event? Or you just want to get a taste of Hinterland? Then come meet us in our hometown to get in the mood for Hinterland with us and many interesting guests in a relaxed setting, over coffee and cake.

Where? Café in der Kunsthalle (Arthur-Ladebeck-Straße 5, 33602 Bielefeld)
When? 31 May 2022, 4.00 p.m.
For whom? Strong partners

P-ton Business Angel and Start-up Golf Tournament

P-ton AG would like to invite you to a Business Angel and Start-up Golf Tournament.
We are looking for an equal number of Start-ups and Business Angels / Investors, to join us at the Golf-Club Widukind Land on Tuesday 31.05. followed by dinner and networking.

Where? Golf-Club Widukind (Auf dem Stickdorn 63, 32584 Löhne)
When? 31 May 2022, 3.00 p.m.
For whom? Investors/Business Angels or Start-ups

Want to host a Side Event?

Your contact person:

Jasmin Tellbüscher