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StartupHighway, an acceleration program with a twist

Vilnius-based startup accelerator StartupHighway has opened applications this week to startups for up to 25.000 € in seed funding and participation of their newly design acceleration program. Unlike conventional accelerators, startups selected for StartupHighway can expect a flexible tailored acceleration … Continue reading

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Axel Springer Plug and Play announces new batch of startups

This month, 10 new startups will be moving into the offices of the Axel Springer Plug and Play accelerator in Berlin, the third round of startups to move in since the accelerator’s founding. They’ll be using the offices as their … 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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Europe’s startup accelerators – a complete overview

It almost feels like in every week there is a another new startup accelerator getting started. The list below is my attempt to give you a complete overview of the accelerator programs in Europe. Please let me know if there … Continue reading

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Startup accelerator Wayra opens a new call for applications

Wayra, the startup accelerator of Telefónica, today announced the opening of a new call for applications. From today and until 21st of January, worldwide budding technology entrepreneurs can submit their projects. Entrepreneurs around the world are invited to submit their projects … Continue reading

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Spanish accelerator: Mola.com secures €1.2 million

Mola.com, a Palma de Mallorca based startup accelerator, has just completed a €1.2 million round of financing. The fresh capital will partly be used to invest in 7 brand new Spanish startups (WannaTaxi.com, Myntmarket.com, Mutant-Games.com, Matchball.com, Divescover.com, ReviewsReporting.com and TriaVIP.com. This … Continue reading

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GammaRebels – a new Warsaw based accelerator

GammaRebels, a new accelerator programme that focuses on tech startups out of Central & Eastern Europe, has just launched. As a part of hardGAMMA Ventures GammaRebels is going to run a 3 month long program in Warsaw that starts on … Continue reading

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Startupbootcamp sponsors European Startup Weekend events

Good news for European entrepreneurs: Startupbootcamp and Startup Weekend today announced a strong partnership for 2011. Alex Farcet, a co-founder and the managing director of Startupbootcamp already organized Startup Weekend events in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Lithuania in the recent past. Startupbootcamp … Continue reading

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Oxygen Accelerator – the new investment programme

Oxygen Accelerator – that’s the name of a brandnew Birmingham based investment programme. The startup accelerator, wich offers intensive training and mentoring for technology startups, launched today and is open to receive applications from tech-founders worldwide. The deadline for applications will … Continue reading

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Interview with Alex Farcet (Startupbootcamp)

We are proud to announce that Alex Farcet, the co-founder of Startupbootcamp, will be doing a monthly contribution on EU-Startups.com. As an introduction for this cooperation we thought it would be nice to make a little interview with him. Startupbootcamp is … Continue reading

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