Seedcamp, the british startup accelerator that has over the last 7 years invested in dozens of Central and Eastern European startups, like Croatian Farmeron or Serbian TruckTrack, is launching a new 30 million fund for the next generation of founders that want to scale up their startups to billion dollar businesses! As part of strengthening its presence in the US, Seedcamp will also be opening a presence in Sillicon Valley, specifically San Francisco.
Startup Wise Guys, Estonia-based B2B accelerator, just announced their partnership with Venture Capital firm Notion Capital, creating a unique team working with early stage business tech oriented startups. Notion Capital is to provide additional funding of at least €50k for the best teams, but also mentorship and follow-up support for the incoming startup cohort. The application process for the Startup Wise Guys program is open until June 3, and it seems like startups have all the more reason to apply.
seznam.cz and StartupYard presenting a new level of co-operation.
seznam.cz is opening a part of its text search technology to all start-up teams with an interesting project that needs pre-crawled data from the Internet to start their business. Startupyard attracting the most promising European data, search or analytics projects and accelerating them towards becoming viable businesses.
TechPeaks, a "People Accelerator" involving both individuals and teams to start-up successful global businesses in information technology, opens next application call for Spring 2014. The program will start in March, 2014 and continue for 4 months with the traditional Demo Day at the end. Deadline for this batch is January 20, 2014.
Over 50 international experts, 8 days of hard working and possibility of reaching Deutsche Telekom customers – this is a short summary of hub:raum Krakow Warp which started on Saturday. A chosen group of 15 startups from Central and Eastern Europe including Croatia, Czech Republic, Romania, Austria, Poland and Greece, came to Krakow. The best team will be offered an investment and an invitation to the innovation incubator.
HackFwd, a European evergreen pre-seed accelerator founded in 2010 by Lars Hinrichs, started its story with a hello. Now it ends it with a kthxbai. Yes, the fund has stopped accepting new startups three years, three months and three days after it began supporting Europe’s most passionate geeks. In its goodbye blog post, Hinrichs named 10 things they learned during that period – five things they got right and five ones they did wrong.
The story of StartLabs, first Serbian startup accelerator that offers up to 50,000 dollars in seed investment in exchange for 10 to 15 percent equity, started a long time ago, during the ‘90s. At that time two engineers departed on a journey that took them to various places. A journey that changed both their lives and lives of people around them.
Startups are wanted! To be more accurate, gaming startups are wanted! The first gaming accelerator in Europe, Gamefounders from Estonia, is open for applications, but hurry – they are closing at 20th June! Like the “warrant” says, when caught startups are bound to 3 months of intense development with more than 70 gaming veterans, CEOs […]
This week we had opportunity to cover the announcement of airtAI, a Croatian fintech startup whose solution is based on artificial intelligence and is directed towards smaller banks that want to better assess the needs of their clients. Exclusively for Netrokracija airt’s CEO Hajdi Ćenan reveals the details.
Applications that control the operation of oil platforms and plants for the processing of derivatives are directly responsible for a safer and cleaner world, and one of the best is created largely in Croatia.