Category Archives: Startups in general

Mobile Growth Europe: Mobile industry leaders meet in Berlin next week!

Mobile industry professionals are meeting in Berlin on September 3-4 at the Mobile Growth Europe conference. At the event, attendees will have a chance to connect with and learn from mobile business professionals specializing in user acquisition, monetization, retention and mobile … Continue reading

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10 of Europe’s best dating and matchmaking startups in 2015

Several studies over the last two years suggest that already over 20% of today’s couples in Europe met online. This number is increasing year by year. Over the last two decades, there were a bunch of really successful dating/matchmaking-related startups coming … Continue reading

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Lakestar II: New €350m fund focusing on European and US-based startups

European venture capital firm Lakestar has announced it has closed on a new €350m ($398m) fund Lakestar II. Lakestar II is the largest fund to be raised by Lakestar, and one of the largest VC funds in Europe. It is … Continue reading

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Help to connect Europe’s startup ecosystems and win something awesome! (Sponsored)

The German Startups Association has recently initiated the European Startup Monitor, a research project with the goal to promote transparency for the European startup environment. An essential part of the study will be the results of the online survey which … Continue reading

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The UBS Future of Finance Challenge is looking for new ideas in the banking sector

As the financial industry faces disruption and rapid technology change, UBS seeks to further progress by searching for solutions. So it has just launched The UBS Future of Finance Challenge – an open competition for entrepreneurs and technology startups around … Continue reading

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Central European Startup Awards – nomination & application process ends soon!

Nominations for the Central European Startup Awards end soon! If you want to apply or recommend someone for the biggest no-pitch, no-conference startup festival in the Central-Eastern European region, then the time to do it is now! The Central European … Continue reading

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60 of Europe’s best FIWARE startups will pitch at FIWARE Startup Bootcamp in Athens

FIWARE, the leading European accelerator programme for technology startups in the sectors of the future internet, is organizing 2nd FIWARE Startup Bootcamp on 1-3 October 2015 in Athens, Greece. Also the 5th FIWARE Investment Forum in Athens is going to … Continue reading

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TNW Conference 2016 – the biggest startup festival on the planet

One of Europe’s leading startup and tech events, The Next Web (TNW) Conference, is going to organize the biggest startup happening of the next year. A week-long, festival-style event, which brings together 20,000 of the world’s top technology leaders, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs. … Continue reading

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Top deals seen in Central and Eastern Europe in July

Here is my list of some interesting deals from Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), seen in July. 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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Prolong your summer in Valencia! Free of charge startup pre-accelerator!

DELITELABS – a non profit organization incorporated in Amsterdam – is organizing it’s first event in Valencia, Spain. 20 participants are going to have an oportunity from September to December 2015 experience curriculum with the aim to find out everything … Continue reading

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