Category Archives: Startups in general

The first edition of the European Business Angels Week

The first edition of the European Business Angels Week (organized by EBAN) has just been launched. During the week of 18th to 24th of November, it will feature about 140 angel and early stage investment related events from all across Europe. … Continue reading

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Mental note: context

Each now and then, a book comes up and changes the world as we know it. That may not be the case of “The Age of Context” from Robert Scoble and Shel Israel. The new book from these two respected … Continue reading

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Big names, nice venue – the Web Summit 2013

Last week, I attended the Web Summit in Dublin for the first time. Overall, it was a great conference with many highlights and some famous speakers. About 10,000 people showed up at this year’s edition. This is huge compared to … Continue reading

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The 8 things that really sucked at the Web Summit 2013

My name is Rebecca and I study International Business Management in Freiburg, Germany. Once in a while I also write for EU-Startups.com. Last week, I attended the Web Summit in Dublin for the first time. Below I’ll now list the … Continue reading

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AngelList clone NOAH Insider re-launches as Dealroom

NOAH Insider, an AngelList kind of platform which has been launched by NOAH Advisors about a year ago, today announced its re-launch under the new name Dealroom. The Dealroom platform provides investors and tech companies with a new way to … Continue reading

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EU-Startups.com joins forces with the european startup initiative

The european startup initiative (esi) is a non-profit project started by four ambitious young professionals passionate about entrepreneurship and Europe. The project, which is supported by the Allianz Cultural Foundation, aims at facilitating interaction among startups, accelerators and decision-makers across … Continue reading

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See you at this year’s Dublin Web Summit

By the end of this month (October 30-31) me and another team member of EU-Startups.com are going to attend the Web Summit in Dublin. Since there will be a lot of startups and great speakers, we are really looking forward … Continue reading

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Wayra provides €30m boost for startups around the world

Wayra, Telefónica’s international startup accelerator, has revealed that it has helped entrepreneurs secure investment of almost €30m since it was set up in 2011. Figures released by the Wayra show that it has invested €9.4m directly into startups, which has led to follow on backing … Continue reading

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Lars Hinrich’s HackFwd closes its doors

Three years, three months and three days after the start of HackFwd, a pre-seed fund for passionate geeks out of Europe, its founder Lars Hinrichs today officially announced the end of the program. Since its foundation, HackFwd received over 3,000 … Continue reading

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Wayra, Seedcamp & Techstars join forces at Campus Party

Wayra, the global startup accelerator of Telefónica, today announced it will be hosting the “Start-Up Stage” at Campus Party Europe 2013. The stage will play host to some of the best accelerators in Europe, with Seedcamp and Techstars joining Wayra and Y-Combinator alumni … Continue reading

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