Krakow, the final frontier
Startups, Want To Tap Into 180,000,000 Userbase? Apply For The hub:raum WARP And Also Get 80,000 Euro Capital!
You’ve probably heard of a ‘little’ company called Deutsche Telekom, the global provider catering for hundreds of thousands of users? If that user base is something you’d like to sink your teeth in, get your reading glasses out and learn what its Poland-based accelerator program offers.
Interview with Julian Oehrlein
We can say that Oradian, this year’s Pioneers Challenge winner, is truly an interesting startup, even though its area of expertise is finance [insert obligatory accountant joke here]. Oradian’s cofounders come from Croatia, Germany, USA and South Africa and they chose to be a part of the Croatian startup scene. Was that a wise decision and what the next step is for Oradian, Julian Oehrlein, one of the cofounders, revealed for Netokracija.
In the past five years, seed-stage investing has experienced a boom. In North America, seed funds now represent 67% of all VC funds, up from 33% in 2008. The CEE region is no different: according to European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, the number of seed deals has increased 19x over the past four years. Even considering the fact that EVCA’s data is not fully comprehensive, since many investments are not announced at all or are not made by EVCA’s members, it still illustrates my point
“I am sick and tired of the word startup. It seems like everyone and their mother has a startup today, I might even start calling the Vietnamese grocery store next doors a food startup.”
Why nurturing relationships with innovators who disturb business is important? How can a digital disruption change a business? What’s the key of every great digital strategy and what do best campaigns look like? Ana Andjelic, one of the world’s top digital strategists lets you know the answers to these questions. Get ready!