MIZ Rapid-Fire Pitch: Live-Wire Innovations


RETHINKING BROADCASTING. The fastest and most entertaining look at current innovative projects from the Media Innovation Centre Babelsberg (MIZ). On the mabb stage, nine teams pitch the projects that are keeping them working late. Short and to the point, each presentation just five minutes long. From three-dimensional audioscapes to a big-data scraper for the rental real-estate sector to journalism by robots. Innovative projects at the interface between radio, TV, and the Internet. On stage pitching will be teams from ARD Kurznachrichtenzentrale, Yallah Deutschland, VR-A100, CATCH, Mediasteak, SCAPE, Sensor-Live-Reportage, RentsWatch, and StopMotion-VR.

About MIZ Babelsberg:

Under the overarching theme of “rethinking broadcasting”, MIZ – a Medienanstalt Berlin-Brandenburg institution located in Postsdam’s Media City Babelsberg – funds innovative, forward-looking projects and promotes media expertise. The innovation-funding programme is oriented particularly towards college students, start-ups, media professionals, and journalists. The funding programmes focus on interdisciplinary exchanges with experts, with the aim of supporting projects and media creators in a practical way. Innovative MIZ Babelsberg projects have received numerous awards in recent years. Find more information on MIZ Babelsberg at www.miz-babelsberg.de.

Team Mediasteak
Anne Krüger and Laura Pohl

Paul Hadwiger

Team RentsWatch
Nicolas Kayser-Bril

Team Catch
Thomas Mittag

Team Yallah Deutschland
Dominik Wurnig

Team ARD-Kurznachrichtenzentrale
Isabel Hummel, Tobias Goltz und Isabella David

Team VR-A 100
Lorenz Matzat

Team Senor-Life-Reportage
Dr. Jakob Vicari 

Team StopMotion VR
Johannes Schubert and Denny Koch

Susanne Schlüter, Communications & Event Manager, Media Innovation Centre Babelsberg