Monthly report: May 2018

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500 Startups Unity + Inclusion Summit (NYC)

On May 5, 2018
@500Startups shared
Early Bird Tickets TODAY for Unity + Inclusion Summit NYC on 5/19. Don't miss 40+ speakers from @AngelList @Microsoft @Indiegogo @GundersonLaw @ComcastVentures . Lineup + tickets: https://t.co/vWL6AUCBkZ #NYC
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500 Startups, one of the most global seed fund firms in the world, is proud to be partnering with Microsoft to present this jam-packed one-day event! Entrepreneurs, investors, and the tech community at large will come together and discuss the current state of diversity & inclusion, as ...

www.eventbrite.com
On May 5, 2018
@500Startups shared
Early Bird Tickets TODAY for Unity + Inclusion Summit NYC on 5/19. Don't miss 40+ speakers from @AngelList @Microsoft @Indiegogo @GundersonLaw @ComcastVentures . Lineup + tickets: https://t.co/vWL6AUCBkZ #NYC
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500 Startups Unity + Inclusion Summit (NYC)

500 Startups, one of the most global seed fund firms in the world, is proud to be partnering with Microsoft to present this jam-packed one-day event! Entrepreneurs, investors, and the tech ...

Greece's new startup culture: technology and seagrass sunglasses

On May 4, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @ReutersTech: Greece's new startup culture: technology and seagrass sunglasses https://t.co/Nkg7Zy52UH https://t.co/VwxohMShQa
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Greek student Stavros Tsompanidis was walking on a beach when he saw a business idea in the piles of dried-up seagrass.

www.reuters.com
On May 4, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @ReutersTech: Greece's new startup culture: technology and seagrass sunglasses https://t.co/Nkg7Zy52UH https://t.co/VwxohMShQa
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Greece's new startup culture: technology and seagrass sunglasses

Greek student Stavros Tsompanidis was walking on a beach when he saw a business idea in the piles of dried-up seagrass.

Karma Ventures closes €70 million fund to invest in early-stage deep tech startups

On May 22, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @mariuskarma: On @tech_eu: Karma Ventures closes €70 million fund to invest in early-stage deep tech startups https://t.co/u54bo2UfXz
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Tallin, Estonia-based Karma Ventures has announced the closing of its maiden fund at €70 million, to invest in early-stage deep tech startups across Europe. UK-based Isomer Capital has joined as a limited partner in the fund, and the rest of the increased capital has come from family ...

tech.eu
On May 22, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @mariuskarma: On @tech_eu: Karma Ventures closes €70 million fund to invest in early-stage deep tech startups https://t.co/u54bo2UfXz
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Karma Ventures closes €70 million fund to invest in early-stage deep tech startups

Tallin, Estonia-based Karma Ventures has announced the closing of its maiden fund at €70 million, to invest in early-stage deep tech startups across Europe. UK-based Isomer Capital has ...

Taking the pulse of startups, VCs, and innovation in ‘Emerging Europe’

On Mar 7, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @FauEmma: On @tech_eu: Taking the pulse of startups, VCs, and innovation in ‘Emerging Europe’ https://t.co/XyE147ST7j
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Tech news site EWDN has released a new research report looking at the CEE startup ecosystem, from VC deal flow to ICOs, throughout the region.

tech.eu
On Mar 7, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @FauEmma: On @tech_eu: Taking the pulse of startups, VCs, and innovation in ‘Emerging Europe’ https://t.co/XyE147ST7j
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Taking the pulse of startups, VCs, and innovation in ‘Emerging Europe’

Tech news site EWDN has released a new research report looking at the CEE startup ecosystem, from VC deal flow to ICOs, throughout the region.

Finnish Smarp raises €4.2 million for its workforce communication platform

On May 4, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @TalentGardenEs: Finnish Smarp raises €4.2 million for its workforce communication platform https://t.co/ufsoBFVNJV via @tech_eu https://t.co/qcZ41U5OeM
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Finnish startup Smarp, an employee communications platform, has raised €4.2 million from London-based Nauta Capital. Founded in 2011, Smarp is a platform and app that helps employees to engage with their organization, primarily via an internal news feed. ...

tech.eu
On May 4, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @TalentGardenEs: Finnish Smarp raises €4.2 million for its workforce communication platform https://t.co/ufsoBFVNJV via @tech_eu https://t.co/qcZ41U5OeM
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Finnish Smarp raises €4.2 million for its workforce communication platform

Finnish startup Smarp, an employee communications platform, has raised €4.2 million from London-based Nauta Capital. Founded in 2011, Smarp is a platform and app that helps employees to ...

Startup skillsharing platform LIFT99 has raised $2.3 million to create more unicorns from CEE

On May 26, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @Andrew_Campling: LIFT99 has raised $2.3 million to develop a “founders to founders” skillsharing platform with the intention of creating more unicorns from Central and Eastern Europe - @tech_eu https://t.co/Wv56ceDf28
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Estonia-based LIFT99 has raised $2.3 million to develop a “founders to founders” skillsharing platform with the intention of creating more unicorns from Central and Eastern Europe. The investment was led by Taizo Son, founder of Mistletoe and Japanese gaming company GungHo. ...

tech.eu
On May 26, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @Andrew_Campling: LIFT99 has raised $2.3 million to develop a “founders to founders” skillsharing platform with the intention of creating more unicorns from Central and Eastern Europe - @tech_eu https://t.co/Wv56ceDf28
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Startup skillsharing platform LIFT99 has raised $2.3 million to create more unicorns from CEE

Estonia-based LIFT99 has raised $2.3 million to develop a “founders to founders” skillsharing platform with the intention of creating more unicorns from Central and Eastern Europe. The ...

Alibaba Group Leads $26.4M Funding Of Israeli GPU Database Developer SQream

On May 30, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @NoCamels: Chinese e-commerce giant @AlibabaGroup led a Series B funding round for Tel Aviv-based startup @SQreamTech which analyzes data quickly and cost effectively. https://t.co/eVCoikZWfK
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The Chinese e-commerce giant led a Series B funding round in the Tel Aviv-based startup, which analyzes data quickly and cost effectively.

nocamels.com
On May 30, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @NoCamels: Chinese e-commerce giant @AlibabaGroup led a Series B funding round for Tel Aviv-based startup @SQreamTech which analyzes data quickly and cost effectively. https://t.co/eVCoikZWfK
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Alibaba Group Leads $26.4M Funding Of Israeli GPU Database Developer SQream

The Chinese e-commerce giant led a Series B funding round in the Tel Aviv-based startup, which analyzes data quickly and cost effectively.

F6S and Startup Europe Week are teaming up for SEW 2018

On Feb 2, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @dridje1: Virtual Reality, Real Deals: a https://t.co/sLrRkJNYuW report on the state of VR in Europe https://t.co/zG1prkUWMf #startup #europe #seed via @tech_eu
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The premier source of European technology news, data, research, analysis and in-depth market intelligence.

Tech.eu
On Feb 2, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @dridje1: Virtual Reality, Real Deals: a https://t.co/sLrRkJNYuW report on the state of VR in Europe https://t.co/zG1prkUWMf #startup #europe #seed via @tech_eu
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F6S and Startup Europe Week are teaming up for SEW 2018

The premier source of European technology news, data, research, analysis and in-depth market intelligence.

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Tech.eu is the premier source of European technology news, data analysis and market intelligence. We help you navigate a fragmented region with vast potential.

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European tech journalist; founder & editor of Tech.eu (@tech_eu), previously @TheNextWeb & @TechCrunch - in love with my family, tech, travel and Belgian beer.

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500 Startups is a seed fund & startup accelerator founded by PayPal & Google alums. Born in Silicon Valley, the #500STRONG family is worldwide.

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Techstars is a global ecosystem that empowers entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market wherever they choose to build their business.

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Happy husband & proud dad of 7. Head of Sector. Startup Europe, European Commission. Policy Fellow @Cambridge University. Lecturer on lean startups @CEPADE_UPM

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@DSMeu initiative supported by @EU_Commission to promote #StartUpEU #startupeurope 'Start in Europe, Flourish in Europe'. https://t.co/JG8SX7pRCu

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Official EU account for European #DigitalSingleMarket. Maximizing the potential of ICT in Europe is our goal. @GoettingerEU & @Ansip_EU

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Accelerating growth of digital businesses in London and across the UK through programmes, policy & promotion. Get our regular newsletter: http://t.co/eVcBxWt4E6

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