Annual Report 2018

This year, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 96 influencers like Tech.eu and Robin Wauters, discussing hashtags such as #Startups , #eutech and #europe.
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On Apr 18, 2018
@robinwauters shared
Next Station: Europe – The latest (and free) @tech_eu report on how the European startup ecosystems are evolving https://t.co/EJoVt5EJ0R thx @Moedas @roxannevarza @isidrolaso @karenboers @HealthEugene @eileentso @cee @stephhospital @aonetti and many more!
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Next Station: Europe – How the European tech startup ecosystems are evolving (free report)

Europe’s tech scene is rapidly maturing, as evidenced by a steady increase in equity funding in tech startups, an amount reaching €25 billion+ in 2017. The region is also now home to 57 ...

On May 23, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @StartupGrindCJ: UK-based startup Ultromics secures £10 million investment for its AI heart diagnostics: https://t.co/U3Nz43W3Jj #startup #startupgrind #tech
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UK-based startup Ultromics secures £10 million investment for its AI heart diagnostics

UK-based startup Ultromics, which uses artificial intelligence to diagnose coronary heart disease, has raised £10 million in a Series A round. The investment was led by Oxford Sciences ...

On Jan 6, 2018
@brenthoberman shared
RT @qz: China is building a $2 billion office park in Beijing just for AI https://t.co/0CcvQAsYDB
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China is building a $2 billion office park in Beijing just for AI

It's the latest example of the country's head-first dive into boosting its AI industry.

On Nov 6, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @nnovick: On stage now @WebSummit: @eamonncarey presenting our new report with @stripe & @techstars @tech_eu #seedthefuture get your copy now! https://t.co/Uk6zZXn0XL https://t.co/Z7Eu6N7lKi
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Seed The Future: A free report on early-stage tech startups in Europe

We’re thrilled to announce our latest report, developed in close partnership with Stripe and Techstars and launched today on the main stage at the Web Summit in Lisbon. It’s a doozy. ...

On Apr 25, 2018
@techstars shared
RT @EntMagazineME: ICYMI: Here's how @techstars #Dubai, the mentorship-driven accelerator program, is supporting the #UAE's aspiring entrepreneurs and innovators: https://t.co/Vuwr7s2HhQ #Techstars
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Off To A Good Start: Techstars Dubai

At the newly-launched Techstars Dubai much can be learned about the passion and the hustle of founding a startup.

On Jul 30, 2018
@ediggs shared
Why Startups Fail? A Data Analysis by Autopsy, based on 300 startups https://t.co/9nC6WMmb2T https://t.co/WUKhgOFJZE
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Why Startups Fail? A Data Analysis by Autopsy

Most commonly asked question we receive is what are the top reasons why startups fail. So we did an analysis on over 300 failed tech…

On Apr 2, 2018
@StartUpEU shared
RT @softlanding_eu: 📢 Calling #Startup Ecosystem Builders #mentors #investors #VCs 📢 Calling #Startups #scaleups #scaleup #entrepreneurs ....to join our #SoftLandingEU programmes in Paris 🛩️ by @IMTstarter All INFO ➡️ https://t.co/KS1pgRbPmK https://t.co/YRv1pV4jee
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Meet the Paris startup ecosystem (La French Tech) – Apply now

Calling high-profile Startups/Scaleups and Ecosystem Builders to join our programmes in the Paris startup ecosystem in May 2018. Applications are open on F6S until 2018 – limited places ...

On Jan 25, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @mariuskarma: On @tech_eu: DN Capital closes new €200 million fund to continue backing European startups https://t.co/4oJWwsg6mB
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DN Capital closes new €200 million fund to continue backing European startups

DN Capital has revealed the close of its fourth fund at €200 million to invest in SaaS, fintech, and health startups at the seed and Series A rounds.

On Mar 29, 2018
@siliconallee shared
RT @Allied4Startups: What is the new #copyright directive about & what does is really mean for #startups? Get informed 👉 https://t.co/BtzWCeBv61 https://t.co/SFqBIXteWP
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EU Copyright Reform is coming.

EU Copyright Reform is coming. The question is whether it will leave space for competitive startups. The Digital Single Market (DSM) is the flagship project of the European Union and is ...

On Sep 4, 2018
@TechCrunch shared
@YassinMobarak @Ripple @bgarlinghouse @arrington We'll be live streaming this panel on https://t.co/EUiD5URNf7, as well as the TechCrunch YouTube, Periscope, and Facebook pages.
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TechCrunch – Startup and Technology News

TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.

On Jun 12, 2018
@robinwauters shared
Swedish startup KRY raises €53 million to expand to France and UK https://t.co/pAH9LmBNCA
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Swedish startup KRY raises €53 million to expand to France and UK

Swedish digital healthcare startup KRY has secured a €53 million Series B funding round led by Index Ventures with participation from existing investors: Accel, Creandum, and Project A. ...

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.

On Aug 24, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @ChMurphy: Finnish property tech https://t.co/7FoBqX2hve startup raises €1.7 million https://t.co/cOD9ZV0XxD Congrats @ockenrock, @rikuvs & team @kodit_io! ✊
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Finnish property tech startup Kodit.io raises €1.7 million

Helsinki-founded property buying startup Kodit.io has landed €1.7 million in a round led by Speedinvest x and Norwegian international media group Schibsted, with Icebreaker.vc providing ...

On Aug 17, 2018
@robinwauters shared
RT @andyabramson: Chasing Revolut: London-based digital bank Monzo poised to raise $150 million at a $1.5 billion valuation https://t.co/pbERXQCiSB
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Chasing Revolut: London-based digital bank Monzo poised to raise $150 million at a $1.5 billion valuation

UK-based digital banking startup Monzo is poised to close a $150 million financing round that will value the fintech company as high as $1.5 billion, the FT reports. One of its prime ...

On Aug 22, 2018
@tech_eu shared
RT @dridje1: Belgian smart wristband startup PlayPass raises €1.9 million, gears up for international expansion https://t.co/5R5m2cLnha #startup #europe #seed via @tech_eu
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Belgian smart wristband startup PlayPass raises €1.9 million, gears up for international expansion

PlayPass, a Belgian-founded startup that provides smart wristband solutions for music festivals, has secured €1.9 million in funding from Newion and existing angel investors, Tijd.be ...

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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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Experienced product manager & startup mentor, started @Techbikers and @campuslondon, blog at https://t.co/CXCBxcmAuI

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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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European startups, business angels, Web entrepreneurs and venture capitalists - welcome to the news feed for http://t.co/9El5SavpF4

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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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A space for the Berlin startup community to work, live, connect and grow.

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Europe's largest provider of entrepreneurship education programmes. Inspiring & preparing young people for success. RT/Follow ≠ Endorsement.

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Your source for opinionated perspectives on tech news for Generation T

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Breaking technology news, analysis, and opinions from TechCrunch. The number one guide for all things tech. Got a tip? Let us know [email protected]

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We are the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator & startup launch program for #entrepreneurs. Great founders start here. https://t.co/ezicO3HWwM #FIworldwide

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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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cofounder Founders Factory, https://t.co/Pinzxd5DT2, https://t.co/pgsQjlWkZz, founders forum,smartup: non exec:The Economist,talktalk

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Editor-At-Large @TechCrunch | @TechHub @Coadec @TheEuropas @Techfugees https://t.co/R7xPjCLURI | mikebutcher on all Snapchat: themikebutcher

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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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We are Telefónica’s startup accelerator and we help the best entrepreneurs grow and build successful businesses. Join us!

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