It's getting colder, and I'm sure you've noticed that due to the fear of a 2nd wave travel restrictions and safety measures are getting tougher again.
What remains unrestricted, is your weekly access to interesting startup stories and opportunities. :-) Here comes your weekly dose:
This week we interviewed Max Chizhov, the founder and CEO iFarm. We talked with him about "vertical farming", and Max is sure that "everyone can become a city farmer". Dreaming of becoming a farmer? :-) Read more here.
The matchmaking and networking event for startups, investors and businesses will take place online on October 19th-21st. Lots of investors and startups will join on the lookout for opportunities. Top level speakers sharing their expertise and experience on funding, growth, scaling and even exits. Thinking about joining? EU-Startups readers get 30% off.
AQ Anton, a leading engineering & production company in Hungary, just launched their Engineering Acceleration programme to offer European startups the chance to work with them on plastics related innovations. Startups will benefit from tech and business advice, mentoring support, and additionally one lucky startup will have the chance to build a longer-term collaboration with them.
There is a sizeable gap between top and bottom performers in software development. Top companies can accelerate the pace of new products and applications at much lower cost and with fewer glitches than other companies. Discover how building an MVP with Nitor’s proven model enables you to achieve greater market penetration while lowering product development costs.
A few days ago we published episode 7 of the EU-Startups Podcast with some of Europe's leading investors pitching their VC firm/focus on air. For next week's episode, my colleague Charlotte is going to interview one of Europe's most successful female entrepreneurs. Make sure to tune in! :-)
2020 is undoubtedly a defining moment in terms of how we perceive work and life. It's time to rethink university diplomas, tech education, and work-life balance. Here are some thoughts about that topic.
Want to meet the 20 European scaleups that made it into the finals of this year’s EIT Digital Challenge? The winners will be chosen in a final event held online on November 12.