Meet us at SXSW 2022 in Austin

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We are very excited to be part of the Digital Hub Initiative at the German Pavilion booth at SXSW 2022 in Austin. Besides Andrea Wickleder and Erdinç Koç from our hub management, 6 great startups from our MediaTech Hub Potsdam and MediaTech Hub Accelerator will be there:

BetaRoom, freque, Feelbelt, Klangchat, Volucap and Zaubar.

Below we give short insights about the startups and where you can meet them at SXSW.

The Startups


BetaRoom is a pioneer in Augmented Reality technology, content creation, and AR storytelling—creators of the ‘MauAR App’. You can meet the founder and ceo Peter Koslki at #sxsw.


freque is a platform where filmmakers can listen to music, preview it with their video & license the music they need all in one place. You can meet the two founders Justin La Valle and Tobias Wagner at #sxsw.


Feelbelt is a wearable that converts the entire audio spectrum into impulses and transmits them to your body = next level haptic feedback.


Klangchat merges voice messages with music to create chat messages that tell entertaining and emotional stories.


Volucap is the first volumetric capture studio made in Germany with world-leading capture quality. With the work for visual effects on the movie #Matrix Resurrections Volucap made it to the 94th OSCARS shortlist in 2022. You can meet founder and CEO Sven Bliedung von der Heide at #sxsw.


Time Travel, Edutainment and Gamification: ZAUBAR can help to create, host and monetize immersive tours and virtual experiences on an all-in-one platform with augmented reality. You can meet co-founder Stefan Marx at #sxsw.

The Location #sxsw

The booth of the Digital Hub Initative, the German Pavilion, will be there on March 13-16 at the SXSW Creative Industries Expo (Austin Convention Center).

The Creative Industries Expo highlights the integrations and overlaps between SXSW’s
converging industries, hosting a diverse range of forward-thinking exhibitors ranging from
promising startups to established industry leaders. → This is the Expo to which our
presentation will belong. Find more info here.

The Creative Industries Expo is open to all SXSW Badges from March 13-16, 2022 from
10am – 5pm at the Austin Convention Center in Exhibit Halls 2-5.

Booth – German Pavillon

The German Pavilion, booth of the Digital Hub Initiative, is located in the Austin
Convention Center, Hall 3 (Trinity Street), Booth 1019 (marked in red).

In case you are traveling to Austin for the first time, here is the link of the Austin Convention Center Austin Convention Center with all the information about the ACC, the location, and parking and more.

When to meet our Startups


  • Volucap
  • Klangchat


  • freque
  • feelbelt
  • BetaRoom


  • Zaubar

Find out more about MediaTech Hub Potsdam here.