That’s another wrap! From pitch training to matchmaking sessions with big corporates and networking dinner with investors
#DDWBerlin is officially over, at least for this year! Let us walk you through our days in sunny Berlin.
After a difficult selection process due to the high quality of applicants, we are very proud to announce the 14 selected startups coming from a variety of countries including the Netherlands, Ireland, Portugal, Lithuania, Poland, Estonia, United Kingdom, and Spain. Who they are? What they are up to? Read more
By Sarah Stäge
The development of startups, the promotion of international start-up ecosystems and the coordination and management of EU start-up programmes – all these are key topics of the etventure Startup Hub. One example is the EU programme Startup Lighthouse, which aims to link European markets and facilitate start-ups’ leap towards internationalisation. Read more
Startup Lighthouse does not end with the Deep Dive Weeks. The community of selected startups gains access to a network in Lisbon, Berlin, Dublin and the Baltics as well as access to top European startup events, Scouting Missions beyond the EU and a chance to participate in the Lighthouse Awards.
Let’s use this post to explain this a little bit better…
At Deep Dive Week Berlin, we’ll be doing two-way pitching: not only startups will present themselves in the typical pitching format, but corporates will be themselves pitching about their open innovation initiatives, how they want to work with startups and what technologies and solutions they’re looking for.
Startup Lighthouse is opening up applications for two mini intensive acceleration programmes that help startups scale-up: DDW Berlin on Industrial IoT (10-13 September) & DDW Lisbon on Analytics (16-18 October). Read more
“”Vilnius Blockchain Week is over – what a blast! This Soft-Landing and Startup Lighthouse initiative brought around 40 participants to deep-dive into the city’s startup ecosystem with the main focus on understanding what part blockchain plays in it and build connections with blockchain leaders in Lithuania.