Category Archives: Czech-Startups

CESAwards 2016: Announcing the best startups in Central-Eastern Europe

The Central European Startup Awards (CESAwards), the region’s biggest no-pitch, no-conference startups festival, announced the most affluent startups and ecosystem supporters last night at the Grand Finale in Ljubljana, Slovenia – hosted by ABC-Accelerator. The winners of 2016 CESAwards will have … Continue reading

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5 reasons why you should join CESA Grand Finale this Thursday in Ljubljana

The Central European Startup Awards aka CESA is the CEE region’s biggest no-pitch, no-conference startups festival, part of the Global Startup Awards network, with the aim to highlight and showcase the biggest innovators in the Central and Eastern European startup ecosystem … Continue reading

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IT for girls, girls for IT: Google supports the CzechITas project with €240k

At Google Czech’s 10th birthday celebration, Google.org announced that they will support CzechITas with a €240k grant. CzechITas is a Czech business club that supports and educates girls in IT. “The grant will be used for the Digital Academy, a data analytics … Continue reading

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CESAwards 2016: Breaking walls and building bridges in Central and Eastern Europe

The Central European Startup Awards has just opened it’s nominations for CEE startups. The Central European Startup Awards is an annual award show, committed to advocate and celebrate the startup spirit of the CEE region and to pin the region … Continue reading

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JIC STARCUBE opens registrations for this year’s accelerator program – apply now! (Sponsored)

JIC STARCUBE, the longest running Czech accelerator, has started registrations for this year’s program. 2016 is the eighth edition of the renowned accelerator program. The focus is on augmented and virtual reality, big data analytics, sensors and cybersecurity. Teams from … Continue reading

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Czech fintech startup BudgetBakers raises €290K and welcomes new CEO

BudgetBakers, a Czech fintech startup developing a next-generation personal finance platform, today announced that it raised €290K in seed funding from startup investor Petr Zamecnik and former CEO of HomeCredit and GE Money, Ivan Svitek. Along with the funding round, … Continue reading

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European angel & P2P summit in Prague showed trends in alternative funding

The 2nd annual European Angel & P2P Summit was hosted last week by the European Association of Peer to Peer Lenders and Symfonie Capital. The event was held in Prague and brought together the European Peer to Peer Lending and … Continue reading

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5 Czech startups to look out for in 2016

The Czech Republic is known for a solid infrastructure, a highly educated and skilled workforce, and relatively low wage costs. No wonder that many interesting companies were born here – GoodData, AVG, Avast, Apiary to name a few. In the … Continue reading

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Top deals seen in Central and Eastern Europe in November

Here is a list of some interesting deals from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), seen in November. Often overlooked by big US and Western European investors, the region offers many good deals, at much cheaper valuations compared to the US … Continue reading

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Top deals seen in Central and Eastern Europe in October

Here is a list of some interesting deals from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), seen in October. Often overlooked by big US and Western European investors, the region offers many good deals, at much cheaper valuations compared to the US … Continue reading

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