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Winton and L Marks hunt for 10 data-driven startups to join their new accelerator programme (Sponsored)

Winton, the global investment management business, recently launched its first data focused accelerator programme, Winton Labs, in partnership with the innovation consultant and tech investor L Marks. The Winton Labs accelerator will select a shortlist of up to 10 startups … Continue reading

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Startup Wise Guys announces participants of the next B2B accelerator program

BusinessTech Winter 16 is the latest program of the Tallinn-based startup accelerator Startup Wise Guys. It is now focusing only on B2B & SaaS and has just announced the participanting startups – 11 companies from different countries accross Europe and even … Continue reading

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Bbooster launches its second fund with the goal to invest in 40 startups

Bbooster, the Valencia-based dean accelerator, creates its second investment fund with the support of Fond-ICO, and will manage €8.8 million, with the aim to invest in young companies related to the technology sector. The fund will receive 49% of the total … Continue reading

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Techstars and Virgin Media launch Connectivity and Digital Innovation Accelerator in London

Virgin Media and Techstars today announced that they are inviting the most promising and innovative entrepreneurs from the digital sector to apply to their new accelerator program in London. This partnership will be Techstars’ third accelerator program in London in addition … Continue reading

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STARTUP SCALEUP acceleration program – a great opportunity for IoT startups

STARTUP SCALEUP is an acceleration program for startups out of the “Internet of Things”-sector (IoT). The program helps European startup teams whose objective is to facilitate both internationalization and funding. STARTUP SCALEUP is funded by the European Union (Startup Europe … Continue reading

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Startupbootcamp launches Europe’s first accelerator for smart materials startups

Yes you read that right! Startups from across the world are invited to Pitch Days starting this month until March to present their ideas. Ten startups will then be selected to start the accelerator in April. As Europe’s first business … Continue reading

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Startup Wise Guys BusinessTech accelerator introduces autumn 2014 batch

Four months after announcing the new BusinessTech program, Startup Wise Guys released the new list of tech startups participating in their autumn 2014 batch located in Tallinn, Estonia. The B2B accelerator was officially kicked off with an event sponsored by … Continue reading

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Axel Springer Plug and Play expands its accelerator program

Axel Springer Plug and Play today announced the expansion of its accelerator program. The number of program cycles will be increased from two to three per year in the future. This will make it possible to promote up to 30 … 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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Axel Springer Plug & Play accepts applications for its 2nd cycle

Axel Springer Plug & Play, the Berlin-based accelerator program of the German media giant Axel Springer, is currently accepting applications for its second cycle. The second cycle of the earlier this year launched accelerator program starts on the 3rd of … Continue reading

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