Monthly report: May 2020

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#StartupsVCovid19 – In conversation with Laila Hassan – Principal, 500 Startups

On May 9, 2020
@500Startups shared
RT @LaffazMedia: Here’s to our conversation in the series #StartupsVCovid19 about the impact of COVID-19 on the MENA startup ecosystem with Laila Hassan, Principal at @500Startups. cc: @CourtneyPowell #500startups #middleeast #startups #technology #interview https://t.co/rcMazqpCUb
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Here’s to our second conversation in the series #StartupsVCovid19 with Laila Hassan, who is the Principal at 500 Startups.

laffaz.com
On May 9, 2020
@500Startups shared
RT @LaffazMedia: Here’s to our conversation in the series #StartupsVCovid19 about the impact of COVID-19 on the MENA startup ecosystem with Laila Hassan, Principal at @500Startups. cc: @CourtneyPowell #500startups #middleeast #startups #technology #interview https://t.co/rcMazqpCUb
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#StartupsVCovid19 – In conversation with Laila Hassan – Principal, 500 Startups

#StartupsVCovid19 – In conversation with Laila Hassan – Principal, 500 Startups

Here’s to our second conversation in the series #StartupsVCovid19 with Laila Hassan, who is the Principal at 500 Startups.

Iceland-born startup Meniga gets €8.5 million from European banks to grow digital banking services

On May 28, 2020
@robinwauters shared
RT @tech_eu: Iceland-born startup @meniga gets €8.5 million from European banks to grow digital banking services https://t.co/3J0mALtYLo by @annieMusgrove @GroupeBPCE @UniCredit_PR #Iceland #London #fintech #digitalbanking https://t.co/8LP8kzIAQ9
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London-based Meniga, a fintech company that provides digital banking solutions to large banks, has raised €8.5 million in strategic investments from French banking group Groupe BPCE, Portugal’s Grupo Crédito Agrícola and long-standing strategic partner UniCredit. ...

tech.eu
On May 28, 2020
@robinwauters shared
RT @tech_eu: Iceland-born startup @meniga gets €8.5 million from European banks to grow digital banking services https://t.co/3J0mALtYLo by @annieMusgrove @GroupeBPCE @UniCredit_PR #Iceland #London #fintech #digitalbanking https://t.co/8LP8kzIAQ9
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Iceland-born startup Meniga gets €8.5 million from European banks to grow digital banking services

Iceland-born startup Meniga gets €8.5 million from European banks to grow digital banking services

London-based Meniga, a fintech company that provides digital banking solutions to large banks, has raised €8.5 million in strategic investments from French banking group Groupe BPCE, ...

Look Outside of Silicon Valley to See How Founders Can Be Successful Post-COVID-19

On May 21, 2020
@500Startups shared
RT @Alex_Lazarow: It was a fun discussion with @varajendran from @500Startups about my new book #outinnovate, and the future of #innovation around the world One theme we explored is how to build for sustainability and resilience - not just growth at all cost. #camels https://t.co/yb02NFxBQ1
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500 Startups kicked off a new series called Innovation Coffee Breaks. Experts from leading companies, venture capital firms and startups join us every week to discuss how to innovate during this time of uncertainty.  ...

500.co
On May 21, 2020
@500Startups shared
RT @Alex_Lazarow: It was a fun discussion with @varajendran from @500Startups about my new book #outinnovate, and the future of #innovation around the world One theme we explored is how to build for sustainability and resilience - not just growth at all cost. #camels https://t.co/yb02NFxBQ1
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Look Outside of Silicon Valley to See How Founders Can Be Successful Post-COVID-19

Look Outside of Silicon Valley to See How Founders Can Be Successful Post-COVID-19

500 Startups kicked off a new series called Innovation Coffee Breaks. Experts from leading companies, venture capital firms and startups join us every week to discuss how to innovate during ...

Meet the women driving change in Dutch fintech

On May 4, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
RT @RubiconFinance: Delighted to be in such great company! @bankifi_global Meet the women driving change in Dutch fintech https://t.co/RIrhrCompm via @EU_Startups
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In 2019, 92% of all funds raised by European companies from venture capital firms went to all-male founding teams. That is an overwhelming percentage. In 2020 we are still debating the role of women in tech, in venture capital firms or in leadership positions in general - even during a ...

www.eu-startups.com
On May 4, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
RT @RubiconFinance: Delighted to be in such great company! @bankifi_global Meet the women driving change in Dutch fintech https://t.co/RIrhrCompm via @EU_Startups
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Meet the women driving change in Dutch fintech

Meet the women driving change in Dutch fintech

In 2019, 92% of all funds raised by European companies from venture capital firms went to all-male founding teams. That is an overwhelming percentage. In 2020 we are still debating the role ...

Innovating with the Air Force. Not Your Grandfather’s Acquisition System

On May 29, 2020
@techstars shared
Now on The Line. How is the Air Force engaging with the innovation ecosystem to create disruptive new technologies? Warren Katz, Managing Director of the Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars, explains: https://t.co/zxTSazvylG https://t.co/ZMnpezW2DP
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The Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars celebrated its 2020 Demo Day

www.techstars.com
On May 29, 2020
@techstars shared
Now on The Line. How is the Air Force engaging with the innovation ecosystem to create disruptive new technologies? Warren Katz, Managing Director of the Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars, explains: https://t.co/zxTSazvylG https://t.co/ZMnpezW2DP
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Innovating with the Air Force. Not Your Grandfather’s Acquisition System

Innovating with the Air Force. Not Your Grandfather’s Acquisition System

The Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars celebrated its 2020 Demo Day

Hyper Poland nabs €500K to develop magnetic levitation railways in Europe

On May 1, 2020
@WebSummit shared
Congratulations to the team at @HyperPoland who just secured €500k to continue developing their magnetic levitation railways in Europe 🚅 Hyper Poland attended #WebSummit in 2017 as part of our #startup track 💪Read more via @EU_Startups 👇 https://t.co/wVWQAFmQED
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Today Hyper Poland, an innovative Polish transport startup that we already have had our eye on, has smashed its equity fundraising target of €451K and raised more than half a million euros via a successful campaign on Seedrs. The funds will help the company to extend its research on ...

www.eu-startups.com
On May 1, 2020
@WebSummit shared
Congratulations to the team at @HyperPoland who just secured €500k to continue developing their magnetic levitation railways in Europe 🚅 Hyper Poland attended #WebSummit in 2017 as part of our #startup track 💪Read more via @EU_Startups 👇 https://t.co/wVWQAFmQED
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Hyper Poland nabs €500K to develop magnetic levitation railways in Europe

Hyper Poland nabs €500K to develop magnetic levitation railways in Europe

Today Hyper Poland, an innovative Polish transport startup that we already have had our eye on, has smashed its equity fundraising target of €451K and raised more than half a million euros ...

This female-founded Amsterdam-based tech startup secured €500K at Dragons’ Den

On May 1, 2020
@TechLeapNL shared
🎊 Congrats Amsterdam-based startup @bundleboon_kids who secured €500K on Dragons’ Den! Read more 👉 https://t.co/PQKZtrcw3s https://t.co/YHyiVoJkxt
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Bundleboon, a female-founded Amsterdam-based tech startup has secured €500K at Dragons’ Den from the well-known entrepreneur and investor, Pieter Schoen.

siliconcanals.com
On May 1, 2020
@TechLeapNL shared
🎊 Congrats Amsterdam-based startup @bundleboon_kids who secured €500K on Dragons’ Den! Read more 👉 https://t.co/PQKZtrcw3s https://t.co/YHyiVoJkxt
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This female-founded Amsterdam-based tech startup secured €500K at Dragons’ Den

This female-founded Amsterdam-based tech startup secured €500K at Dragons’ Den

Bundleboon, a female-founded Amsterdam-based tech startup has secured €500K at Dragons’ Den from the well-known entrepreneur and investor, Pieter Schoen.

Madrid’s startup ecosystem at a glance

On May 2, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
Thinking of scaling up in another city or country? 🚀 Take the free time this weekend to dive into a new startup ecosystem 'virtually'! This weekend we present you: Madrid 🇪🇸 https://t.co/RfvSD5u8NJ
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Here is an overview of the startup institutions, and people that comprise Madrid’s startup ecosystem: The city’s top startup hubs La Nave – A public facility and current home to Madrid’s Innovation Campus, La Nave is a 13,000 square meter former factory that has been converted into a ...

www.eu-startups.com
On May 2, 2020
@EU_Startups shared
Thinking of scaling up in another city or country? 🚀 Take the free time this weekend to dive into a new startup ecosystem 'virtually'! This weekend we present you: Madrid 🇪🇸 https://t.co/RfvSD5u8NJ
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Madrid’s startup ecosystem at a glance

Madrid’s startup ecosystem at a glance

Here is an overview of the startup institutions, and people that comprise Madrid’s startup ecosystem: The city’s top startup hubs La Nave – A public facility and current home to Madrid’s ...

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