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Beta-i Newsletter – Events, programs, contests, incubators and more
We had a little bit of everything. We had rain, a pool – yes, swimming was allowed -, networking sessions while baking bread (also known as the bread pitch), startups pitching all over the place, corporates, a party, an after-party and even an after-after-party (at least that’s what I’ve heard). You would have liked it.
I hope I’ll see you on next year’s edition. But until then allow me to share these photos and the overview video (just click on the image) with you, maybe it can even help you make up your mind when we start talking about the next edition.
The Journey. This program for startups to pilot innovative solutions that can be applied in addressing travel and tourism players challenges close its applications on June 15. Know more here.
Graduation Day – Closing of Lisbon Challenge. On June 15 from 4.30 pm to 6pm on Beta-i don’t miss a Firechat Talk with Microsoft, Unbabel and Farfetch. Learn withZuzana Madarova, Alliences Manager at Unbabel, Teresa Fernandes, Head of Innovation of Farfetch and Luis Calado, Startup Lead and Cloud Architect at Microsoft followed by the Challengers Certificate Ceremony.
Protechting 3.0. The Bootcamp is starting next week and the startups will be disclosed soon. Stay tuned to see who’s joining us for an intense one-week bootcamp. Know more here.
Road2WebSummit 2018 Roadshow. Few days to go until our next Road 2 WebSummit roadshow stop on June 18th, due to happen in Lisbon, at Espaço ENTER. RSVP and secure your first-row seat for inspiring keynotes by Minister of Economy Manuel Caldeira Cabral, Head of Startups at WebSummitRicardo Lima, and StartUp Portugal‘s Simon Schaefer and Joao Borga.
Uber applies for patent that would detect drunk passengers , on TechCrunch – Read
Bitcoin price fall but doesn’t flatline, onTechCrunch – ReadT
To understand antibiotic abuse we need data from farms , on Wired – Read
Facebook is taking on Twitch with its FB.gg video gaming portal, onFast Company – Read