Category Archives: Poland-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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Lisbon-based EGG Electronics closes new funding round in order to conquer the world with its Egg PowerStation

The Lisbon-based startup EGG Electronics is one of Europe’s most innovate manufacturers of personal charging devices. The company’s first product – EGG PowerStation – is a charging station that combines user-centered product design and engineering with over 100 combined man-years … 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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Callback widget creator CallPage secures €500K in funding from the Polish VC fund BValue

CallPage.io, a Cracow-based startup which we listed as a Polish startup to look out for in 2016, has recently secured a €500K investment by the new and also Poland-based VC fund BValue. CallPage was founded in 2015 and offers a system … Continue reading

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Interview with TOA16 pitch competition winner Jakub Konik – the founder of the smart sex toy Lovely

Tech Open Air, the summer interdisciplinary technology festival in Berlin, hosted a hardware startups competition (“Work Hard. Play Hard. Ware Hard”)  this year. I interviewed Jakub Konik from the winning startup team - the Krakow-based Lovely, a toy that helps people have better … Continue reading

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Europe’s largest healthcare marketplace DocPlanner raises $20 million and merges with Doctoralia

DocPlanner.com, an online booking platform for healthcare appointments, has raised $20 million in Series C financing led by Target Global. In addition, the Warsaw-based company announced that it will create the biggest online healthcare booking platform in the world by … Continue reading

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Top 15: Europe’s biggest startup hubs in 2016

It’s time for our annual ranking of Europe’s biggest startup cities. Almost exactly 365 days have passed since we did our last research on this topic. Let’s see what has changed since then. In order to come up with the … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Join Inflight VR in Barcelona, Arkley VC in Warsaw or ASADRA in Amsterdam

Is your boss an idiot and you are desperately looking forward to the weekend? Quit your boring job now join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in the … Continue reading

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Highlights from this year’s infoShare conference in Gdańsk

Last week I attended the infoShare conference in Gdańsk, Poland. The 3 day event is the biggest tech conference in CEE region and gathered about 5,000 tech professionals, innovators and entrepreneurs. One of my personal highlights was the speech of … Continue reading

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