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We start Lisbon: The European conference for students and young web entrepreneurs

After two successful editions of MY-WAY’s Student Enterprise Conference, the Startup Europe projects DIGISTART and MY-WAY joined efforts to create We Start Lisbon, the European conference for students and young web entrepreneurs. The one-day event is part of the Startup … Continue reading

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Beta-i: At the heart of Lisbon’s startup scene – an interview with Ricardo Marvão

Beta-i is a non-profit association created in 2010, with the goal to improve the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Lisbon. Today, the Portuguese startup accelerator is one of the biggest startup & entrepreneurship promoters in Europe. In the recent ranking with “Europe’s hottest startups … Continue reading

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Travel & co-working: Make your way to the Lisbon Web Summit

There’s a 41% chance you are coming to Lisbon this November. Well, that’s a rough estimate, but you get the point: EU-Startups readers are indeed very likely to drop by Portugal’s new hype event, the adopted Lisbon Web Summit. We’ll … Continue reading

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Lisbon Web Summit – what to expect in 2016

You probably know that the one and only Web Summit is going to Lisbon for the next three editions. During Startup Go Global conference, today at Casa da Música in Porto, Paddy Cosgrave, the founder and CEO of Web Summit, … Continue reading

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5 Portuguese startups to follow in 2016

It’s a new year and time to provide you with an overview of Europe’s hottest startups! As in the previous years, EU-Startups is currently searching for some of the most promising startups out of each EU country – and now … Continue reading

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The amazing Go Youth Conf, shaping the Portuguese startup scene

This year again, for the third time in a row, I took my flight back to Lisbon on 16th April to visit one of my favourite startup happenings, Go Youth Conf. In the next few minutes, I will do my … Continue reading

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5 Portuguese startups to look out for in 2015

In the beginning of this year, we took a look at major European countries and tried to come up with a list of 5 startups (each country) to watch in 2015. In the case of Portugal and a few other … Continue reading

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Awesome Slideshare presentations about the startup scene in Lisbon and Porto

Startuptour, the 1st travel agency for founders and startup community leaders, recently created two presentations about the startup scene in Lisbon and Porto. The slides give you a great overview of what is happening in the startup ecosystems of these … Continue reading

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Go Youth Conference – for the young entrepreneurs of Europe

GO Youth Conference is a pioneer event about entrepreneurship, youth innovation, idea exchange and innovative networking created by a group of young Portuguese entrepreneurs in 2012 to fill the gap of events that are purely focusing on the young generations. … Continue reading

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Student accommodation startup Uniplaces secures £700K

Uniplaces, the international website for student accommodation, has been backed with seed funding of just over £700,000 by Octopus Investments and the angel investors Alex Chesterman (Founder and CEO of Zoopla Property Group) and William Reeve (Chairman of Graze.com). Uniplaces … Continue reading

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