is the founder and managing director of Startnext. In 2010, he co-launched, together with Tino Kreßner, Startnext, a crowdfunding-platform for artists, creative people and innovators. He initiated the co:funding conference, a conference that provides the opportunity to discuss new financing models including crowdfunding, crowdinvesting, and co-financing models. Bartelt gives workshops and holds regular lectures pertaining to crowdfunding in the creative industries as well as lectures pertaining to crowdinvesting for social enterprises and cooperatives. In 2003, he founded the software agency tyclipso.net in Dresden. Tyclipso.net implements internet portals and mobile applications. He is also a trained commercial photographer.
Funding: Reward-based (Crowdfunding)
Focus: Design, Events, Film & Video, Photography, Games & Interactive, Information & Communication Technology, Literature & Publishing, Fashion & Textile, Theatre & Dance, Advertising & PR, Music, Cultural Education, Architecture, Fine Art, Other