Join a Startup! -Job fair

Where exciting Startups meet  qualified IT-Professionals!

For Developers, Software Productmanagers, UXers and other IT-Enthusiasts

14th June 2022 in Cologne

Are you looking for great IT-talents to help grow your Startup's impact?

Become one of 15 Startups to meet driven and skilled developers and IT-enthusiasts in person at the Join a Startup! - Job fair.

Are you looking for the right company  to change the world with ?

Apply to the Join a Startup! - Job fair and get to know fascinating Startups without unnecessary lengthy application processes.

The world of work is changing around us. With our jobs taking over a majority of our life time, more and more young professionals aspire to make a meaningful impact and be truly driven by their job. At the same time, companies seeking to hire top talent and find carriers for their brands need to demonstrate a level of transparency about who the company is, what they value, why they matter, and how they care about customers and employees alike. In this way, we aim to provide hiring experiences that serve aspirations, expectations and people at both ends of the application process. 

Our goal is to enable more transparent, balanced and personal hiring processes. 

Our Partners

For Startups

Get your booth now!

Are you on the lookout for driven and skilled talents for your Development and Tech Departments? 

Let us guess - the employee search is taking forever? We know exactly what you're talking about. That's why we want to take over the search and pre-selection for you.

Since we want to offer the best possible experience to both Startups and Talents, along with a transparent application process, we would like our startups to apply as well. Here is how it works: 

Your Profile

Your Perks

You are a growing Startup with a team of at least 5 people.

We take all search-efforts off your shoulders and select the best candidates for you.

You get to know the talents in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere

You have at least four IT-related vacancies to fill.

You have filled out our application form below.

By holding a 3-minute pitch at the start of the job-fair, you can present your startup and HR-Brand

When accepted, you are willing to pay a small booth fee of €100.

We make sure to create a calm and professional atmosphere around your booth, so that you'll have enough privacy to talk to the talents

Free food and drinks will carry your team through the exciting day! 

The selection of Startups will be on a rolling basis.
Early birds have better chances.
We close the application on 20.05.22

For professionals

Find your dream IT-job!

Are you looking for a young and aspiring company to change the world together? You want to use your talent and skills to have a real impact, rather than spending your time on tedious applications?

At our job fair, you can meet startups from across industries and sectors face-to-face, exploring different positions and teams. Simply send us your CV - if we have the right startups for you, you will be invited to our job fair. In this way, we can make sure that both talents (that's you!) and startups find their perfect match!

Your Perks

Your Profile

No tiresome application letters.

You are motivated and commited.

Meet the startups in a relaxed and stress-free atmosphere

You have qualifications in tech, computer science, software development, UX or software product management.

We select the most exciting startups in the area for you.

You are curious about the startup life.

Free food and drinks provide refreshment throughout this exciting day! 

We select the talents on a rolling basis. Early birds have better chances. Application closes on 10.06.22.


How it all goes down:

16:00 - opening and introduction pitches from all the startups

17:00 - 22:00 - Job fair! Talents and Startups meet and answer each other questions. 

20:00 - 22:00 - networking, get-together and drinks

What else we have up our sleeve for you

Career counseling by

Köln Business

Purpose counseling by

Mypurpose Academy

Fresh Smoothies by

Techniker Krankenkasse

together with Köln Business, you  evaluate your main skills and talents to find the best jobs for you.

Mana offers a counseling for both startups and talents to find the best impact-driven matches.

Grab your Fresh Smoothie to stay fit and healthy during the day.

When und where?

14th June 2022


Im Mediapark 5

50670 Köln

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