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Web Summit 2018 – newsletter

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This time three weeks, we’ll have opened the doors of MEO Arena for Web Summit 2018. 
We can’t wait for you to experience everything that’s in store this year, including the incredible lineup of speakers across our 24 tracks.


Today, discover who’s joining us on our tracks, Modum and Forum
 
 
 
 
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At Modum, we’ll explore the collaboration between fashion and technology. We’ll hear from leaders of iconic fashion houses and brands who’ll discuss design, branding, eCommerce, sustainability and ethical practice in today’s industry. Find out more.
 
 
A few of the Modum speakers
 
 
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Daniel Grieder – CEO, Tommy Hilfiger 
Stephanie Horton – Chief Strategy Officer, Alexander Wang
Katharine Hamnett CBE – Designer and Activist 
Nadja Swarovski – Member of Executive Board, Swarovski 
Find out every one that’s coming to Modum here.
 
 
Some of the brands and publications coming along
 
 
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Is the way our society works about to change forever? How can businesses create a level playing field for all? We’ll discuss at Forum – the exclusive track where we gather world leaders, tech visionaries, and policy makers. We’ll focus on discussing topics and issues around future societies, security, workforce, education and diversity. Find out more.
 
 
Just a few of the speakers who’ll be there
 
 
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Sir Tim Berners-Lee – Inventor of World Wide Web
Jacquelline Fuller – President of Google.org
Vera Jourova – EU Justice Commissioner 
Garry Kasparov – Former Chess Grandmaster
See who else is joining Forum this year.
 
 
Some of the can’t-miss discussions
“Our 50/50 moment: Connecting the second half of the world to a better web” with Tim Berners-Lee and Jacquelline Fuller.
“Punching above your weight: Diversity and small economies” with Xavier Bettel, Prime Minister of Luxembourg and Ana Brnabic, Prime Minister of Serbia.
Check out all of the talks happening at Forum in the Web Summit schedule.

 
 
 
 
Roundtables
 
 
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Roundtables are small, intimate gatherings that give you the opportunity to discuss today’s pressing issues with company leaders and industry insiders. Some of this year’s roundtable hosts include Pia Heidenmark Cook (Chief Sustainability Officer of IKEA), Jacob Greenshpan (Product Design Expert at Google) and Paige VanZant (UFC Fighter and Author). 


There’ll be dozens of roundtables for you to take part in. Always a popular Web Summit event, the roundtables fill up quickly. Register for a chance to attend one soon.
 
 
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Want to take part in our women in tech mentor programme? 
 
 
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In partnership with Booking.com, we’ll be holding a women in tech mentor programme for our female attendees during Web Summit. Whether you want to change the industry you’re in or take your career to the next level, you’ll get advice on how to grow, lead and change as a woman in the tech and business sectors and beyond. Spaces are filling up fast – apply to be a part of the programme today.
 
 
 
 
We’re delighted to announce more partners for Web Summit 2018:
 
 
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ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, Newsletter

Born from Knowledge: Celebrar o Conhecimento

18 de outubro, 14h00, Instituto Pedro Nunes

 
A ANI está a organizar o evento de apresentação do Born from Knowledge. A sessão “Born from Knowledge: Celebrar o Conhecimento” pretende fazer o balanço do programa em 2017, apresentar as novas iniciativas previstas para 2018 e discutir temáticas relevantes sobre transferência e valorização do conhecimento.
 

BfK Awards premeia tecnologia para levar Internet a todo o mundo

 
O projeto Towards 5G venceu o BfK Awards, atribuído pela ANI, no âmbito do Altice International Innovation Award (AIIA) 2018. Esta distinção reconheceu a criação de um potente processador, com recurso à tecnologia fotónica, que vai garantir o acesso à internet à metade da população mundial que continua sem acesso.

Prémio Nacional de Jornalismo de Inovação

Candidaturas até 15 de outubro 

 
O principal objetivo deste prémio é distinguir e valorizar os trabalhos jornalísticos portugueses enquadrados no tema inovação “Made in Portugal”. Serão atribuídos dois prémios por categoria: Media Nacional e Media Regional, num total de 4 prémios, cada um no valor de quatro mil euros.

BfK Awards premeia Inovação Agroalimentar

16 de outubro, 09h00, Estúdio Time Out Lisboa

Pelo segundo ano consecutivo, a ANI associou-se ao Food & Nutrition Awards (FNA) para distinguir o melhor projeto de base científica e tecnológica a concurso nesta iniciativa que constitui um agente mobilizador para o setor agroalimentar agregado às áreas da Educação e da Saúde.

S34Growth – Balanços e Perspetivas

 

A ANI, enquanto entidade parceira do projeto S34Growth – Enhancing Policies Through Inter-Regional Cooperation: New Industrial Value Chains for Growth, tem vindo a contribuir para a introdução de algumas alterações no atual instrumento “Projetos Demonstradores”. Ao juntar-se a esta iniciativa, a Agência pretende melhorar este instrumento, adequando-o às necessidades das empresas nacionais.

Mais informação

Inquérito para o Observatório do Empreendedorismo

Participação até 15 de outubro

O projeto Observatório do Empreendedorismo disponibilizou um inquérito para conhecer melhor todos aqueles que já tenham participado na criação de projetos empreendedores ou que tenham fundado uma startup ou uma spin-off. O objetivo é impulsionar o empreendedorismo e encontrar novas estratégias de negócio.


Próximas Bolsas de Contactos Internacionais promovidas pela Rede EEN – Enterprise Europe Network:

Healthcare Brokerage Event at Medica 2018

Registos até 5 de novembro

ANI, em colaboração com o Grupo Sectorial Healthcare da Rede Enterprise Europe Network, está a coorganizar o Brokerage Event internacional no âmbito da Feira MEDICA 2018, o ponto de encontro número um a nível mundial para as entidades do setor médico. Participe!

Mais informação

Lisbon Beyond Summit 2018

Registos até 5 de novembro

 

Participe na Bolsa de Contactos que a ANI está a coorganizar com o IAPMEI no âmbito da Rede Enterprise Europe Network e que terá lugar no dia 7 de novembro em paralelo com a “Web Summit 2018”. Os temas em destaque são: Fintech; Digital; Espaço; Indústria 4.0 e outros ligados ao setor das Tecnologias.

Mais informação

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Open Programs @ Fábrica de Startups! – Newsletter

Are you looking to start your own project or to kick-off your startup? 
We have 2 programs that might be just what you’re looking for!

Open programs for startups, entrepreneurs, wanna-be entrepreneurs and everyone who’s interested in learning more and eventually create their own idea!

Keep reading,
Madalena Clara

The 4th edition of Discoveries is back!

Discoveries is bringing startups from all over the world to the most dynamic hub, Lisbon and Portugal. Take advantage of the combination of a bubbling entrepreneurial ecosystem with the hottest lab for travel&tourism startups!
Discoveries is a 1-month program starting just after Web Summit. You’ll get access to a vast network of entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, in a program that will help you develop your business.
So pack your bag, get traction, get sales, prepare to scale.

More information, here.

Be part of the Open Banking movement!

Ideation Week for Open Banking is a 5-day program focused on tackling four main challenges of the financial sector.
This program is for the entrepreneurs, the geeks, the nerds, the designers, the sociologists, everyone who’s interested in learning how to create a good idea and working directly with the specialists of this sector! You don’t need previous experience in entrepreneurship or finance to apply.
You’ll go through a well-defined process, which follows the main steps of developing an idea. You’ll learn Design Thinking, Lean Startup and Customer Development methodologies, which you may apply to every aspect of your professional life.

(This program is only for portuguese speaking people)

Be part of this movement and develop a kickass idea!
More information, here.

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Creative Business Studio – Acceleration Program by Impact Hub Lisbon – apply until 28th OCT 2018

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The Start Line for Creative Entrepreneurs

Mission of the Project

Creative Business Studio is an Acceleration Program that offers support to young creatives from 6 european cities to launch their creative products or services.
The whole program is FREE of charge for participants, and it provides business workshops, crowdfunding support and an international bootcamp to build an interconnected ecosystem within creative industries.

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Creative Business Studio – Acceleration Program by Impact Hub Lisbon – apply until 28th OCT 2018

Creative Business.Studio

The Start Line for Creative Entrepreneurs

Mission of the Project

Creative Business Studio is an Acceleration Program that offers support to young creatives from 6 european cities to launch their creative products or services.
The whole program is FREE of charge for participants, and it provides business workshops, crowdfunding support and an international bootcamp to build an interconnected ecosystem within creative industries.

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STATION F – Newsletter

Top things to know about STATION F this month

☀️ Good morning followers ☀

Ok, now that Fall is officially here, let’s give you some good news to make you feel on top of the world. Here it goes:

😎 You can find your dream job at a startup

On STATION F’s official Job Board, you can find:
– 500 job offers from 250 startups, all based at STATION F
– full-time and internship positions
– positions in Marketing, Business development, Data science, Coding, Design, Office management… and more
– to sum up: your dream job
➡️ Hurry up and apply ⬅️
Pssst: interested in joining STATION F’s Staff? Good to know, we have job openings in Events, Customer Success, Startup program management, and Tech 🙂 

🔥 Entrepreneurs from *all* backgrounds can join STATION F

The Fighters Programs has open startup applications until Oct. 15th!

The Fighters program is dedicated to entrepreneurs who come from a more difficult background. It gives entrepreneurs free access to STATION F Founders Program for a year.

Apply to the Fighters Program

🤓 You can now understand Blockchain and funding more easily

We hope you like long-form, because we have gathered the most extensive guide to startup fundraising, from the best VCs in Europe. A must read for entrepreneurs!
Startups from ChainAcc answer our most burning questions about Blockchain (starting with: WTF is it?) in normal human words. Finally!
 
Read more on our blog

🆕 London-based EF (backed by Reid Hoffmann) is joining STATION F

New cool kid in the block
Entrepreneur First is a one-of-a-kind startup program that accelerates individuals, not companies. Started in London in 2011, its portfolio of startups is already worth close to $1.5B! They just launched a program at STATION F, follow them on Twitter and read our blogpost to learn more!

🚀 You can meet STATION F’s coolest startups (for real)

You can always come hang out at la Felicità or Anticafé at STATION F, but here are a few good ways to discover cool companies:
Attend ChainAcc’s very first Demo Day
⛓On Oct. 25th, our partner blockchain accelerator program will organize a Demo Day. Little birdy told me there will be huge announcements made that day, don’t miss out! Register here.

9 killer startups not to miss
🚀We have picked our 9 best startups from the Founders Program’s Batch 3 and profiled them on our blog. Read on!

“Discover a startup”, open to the public
📆Every Monday, inside STATION F’s Passage Louise (where la Poste is) you can meet with some startups and watch their demos. Check out the program on our website!

We Start at Sciences Po: meet 3 STATION F startups and our staff
🎓Our team and 3 of our best startups will be at Sciences Po for a conference on Oct. 11th. Join us!

🎉 You can attend top conferences and talks at STATION F

Check out the whole schedule on our website.
*FREE Open to all*
Rock’n’roll(er blade) & entrepreneur, that’s a weird mix, right? Meet Taïg Khris, 3-times world chamion and now telecom entrepreneur!
*FREE Open to all*
Prepare to be dazzled by Corinne Vigreux, a pillar of the European tech ecosystem + super inspirational speaker. Q&A with Harriet Agnew from the Financial Times.
INSEAD AI Forum – Oct. 13th
Find out how AI can shape all aspects of work/business, life and the society that we live in!
Techfugees Global Summit – Oct. 25-26th
Come join this unique event bringing together innovators across the world to build tech breaking the barriers faced by displaced people.
FRANCE is AI
The biggest conference about AI in France. This third edition brings together Researchers, Entrepreneurs, VCs and Executives to celebrate the French AI ecosystem.
🎉Register here 🎉

😍 You missed Airbnb’s Brian Chesky at STATION F? We have it on video

Just here on our Youtube channel. Enjoy!
Airbnb’s co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky

✨ Startups keep rocking

  • Snapcall raised a total of €1M in funding from ISAI (lead). SnapCall replaces phone numbers by a clic on your website and mobile application by a smart call button.
  • Hubware, just closed a €1,4M round from Side Capital, Btwinz & other investors. Hubware uses machine learning and AI technologies to help customer service teams train bots to do specific customer service tasks simply and quickly. 
  • Flatlooker, raised €1,5M from Partech, Kima Ventures & F3A. Flatlooker let you visit flats in VR before renting. 

See you next month for more good news!

Love ❤

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ANI – Agência Nacional de Inovação, Newsletter


Transferência de Tecnologia: ANI participou no evento do Programa Interface

 

A ANI participou na sessão “Programa Interface: Reforçar as Atividades de Transferência de Tecnologia”, que se realizou a 2 de outubro na Reitoria da Universidade de Aveiro. Esta iniciativa contou com a intervenção do Presidente da ANI, Eduardo Maldonado, tendo sido realçado o papel da Agência na valorização do conhecimento e na promoção das redes de inovação.

Mais informação


BfK Awards premeia inovação no Altice International Innovation Award 2018

10 de outubro, em Lisboa

 
A ANI vai atribuir o BfK Awards no âmbito do Prémio Altice International Innovation Award 2018 (anteriormente denominado Prémio Inovação PT). Esta distinção será entregue, no próximo dia 10 de outubro, ao melhor projeto português “nascido do conhecimento” que resulte de iniciativas de Investigação e Desenvolvimento (I&D).

Mais informação


Prémio Nacional de Jornalismo de Inovação

Candidaturas até 15 de outubro (prolongamento de prazo)


Este prémio tem como principal objetivo premiar e valorizar os trabalhos jornalísticos portugueses cujo enfoque seja a inovação “Made in Portugal”. Serão atribuídos dois prémios por categoria: Media Nacional e Media Regional, num total de 4 prémios, cada um no valor de quatro mil euros.

Submissão de candidaturas


 

GPPQ organiza workshop sobre os tópicos de 2019 das Calls ART e GV

16 de outubro, 14h30, ANI Lisboa

O Gabinete de Promoção do Programa Quadro, em parceria com a Enterprise Europe Network, vai promover um workshop dirigido aos tópicos de 2019 das Calls Automated Road Transport (ART) e Green Vehicles (GV) do programa H2020.

Agro Inovação 2018

29 de outubro, 08h00, Lagoas Park Hotel

Estão abertas as inscrições para a Cimeira Nacional de Agricultura, Florestas e Desenvolvimento Rural – Agro Inovação 2018. Nesta sessão serão conhecidos os vencedores do Prémio Empreendedorismo e Inovação Crédito Agrícola 2018, no âmbito do qual a ANI atribuirá uma distinção BfK Awards.

European Forum for Electronic Components & Systems 2018

20 a 22 de novembro, Centro de Congressos de Lisboa

Os participantes desta iniciativa terão a possibilidade de conhecer a comunidade de Sistemas e Componentes Eletrónicos e de ficar a par das oportunidades de financiamento, a nível europeu, para projetos de Investigação e Desenvolvimento em ambiente de colaboração internacional.


Próximas Bolsas de Contactos Internacionais promovidas pela Rede EEN – Enterprise Europe Network:

Elmug4Future

Registos até 11 de outubro

Participe no evento ELMUG, uma rede alemã de especialistas em medição eletrónica e engenharia, que possuirá cerca de 100 especialistas para discutir as últimas tendências, analisar projetos e identificar parceiros para futuros negócios e parcerias em reunião bilaterais.

Mais informação

IOT (Internet of Things) Solutions World Congress 2018

Registos: Data limite a comunicar brevemente

A ANI está a promover a participação de entidades nacionais no evento IoT Solutions World que tem o objetivo de ajudar as empresas europeias a encontrarem parceiros comerciais e tecnológicos, assim como parceiros para projetos colaborativos de I&D no âmbito do programa Horizonte 2020.

Mais informação

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startupbootcamp – Newsletter

 
 
 
 
What’s New at Startupbootcamp?
 
 
 
Hello Everyone
 
 Over the years we’ve interviewed hundreds of mentors and experts from the tech space and beyond to inspire you and deliver genuine business advice.

 We think a powerful way to inspire innovative thinking is through conversation 🗣, so we’ve launched a brand new podcast – “The City of Tomorrow”!

To kick things off, we’ve published not one, but two episodes to explore how different stakeholders in the Smart City ecosystem can come together to build safer, and more sustainable cities of the future.

 
 
 
 
 
Applications Closing Soon
 
 
 
Energy Australia
 
Startupbootcamp Energy Australia · Melbourne
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hartford InsurTech Hub
 
Hartford InsurTech · Connecticut
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Latest News & Updates
 
 
 
Celebrating Startupbootcamp Scale’s First DemoDay
 
Our SBC Scale FinTech program in Mexico City has come to the end of its first season. It’s time to celebrate all the hard work our partners, mentors, and scaleups put into it.

Join us at FINNOSUMMIT Miami (Promo Code “SBC20”) or WATCH US LIVE on FB, and see what’s next for these scaleups. 

 
 
 
 
 
Our new PODCAST series: ‘The City of Tomorrow’ is out now! 🎧
 

In the first episode, Bas Boorsma, author of A New Digital Deal addresses current trends and pressing issues facing the future of our cities – Who are the players within the Smart City ‘market’? What is the technology trap that Smart Cities often fall into? Is Data really the new oil? 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Industry Insights & Alumni News
 
 
The emerging role of Chatbots in Financial Services [Case Study]
 
AfterPay partners with SBC alumnus Enterprise Bot, an AI-based plug and play chatbot. Last month “Sofie” was able to handle 23% of all AfterPay’s incoming requests with an accuracy of >85% before handing it over to a real agent.
 
 
 
 
 
Shruthi Rao has been named top 50 Female Future Leaders 2018 by FT
 
Our friend and SBC alumna, Shruthi Rao, makes the Top 50 Female Leaders. She is CEO of Adapt Ready and under her leadership, the company has won major industry awards for its innovative risk intelligence platform. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
       
 

 
 
 
 
 
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MILL – Makers In Little Lisbon, Newsletter

MILL – Makers In Little Lisbon
Newsletter #30
Esta é a mais recente newsletter do MILL. No caso de não desejares receber novidades nossas desta forma, basta cancelares a subscrição. Também podes consultar a nossa agenda e seguir-nos no FacebookTwitter ou Instagram.

Made at the MILL I

Um dos projectos mais interessantes que passou pela Calçada do Moinho de Vento nos últimos tempos foi o re-right. O seu autor, Rodrigo Pereira, contou com a nossa ajuda para concretizar o interface para esta instalação artística. Se tens uma ideia e precisas de ajuda para a tornar realidade, contacta-nos! 

Made at the MILL II

O hardware para a plataforma IOT da startup qapt.io foi desenvolvido no MILL, desde o protótipo até à produção final (200 unidades). É sempre um prazer dar o nosso contributo para apoiar a comunidade maker. Quem sabe se não é teu o próximo projecto a contar com a nossa ajuda! 

Agenda MILL

Estamos prestes a receber o workshop Aprende a Soldar (07/10), a promover o Raspberry Jam no Fablab Lisboa (03/11) e acolher mais um Meetup Tech Art Lisboa (10/10). Em suma, uma agenda bem preenchida neste início do Outono. 
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