The Next Web – Stepping it up!
Last week I visited Amsterdam for one of the biggest tech events in Europe: The Next Web conference. Together with around 17.500 inspiring founders, investors, tech […]
Too Good To Go awarded as Europe’s hottest growing company
Too Good To Go has been awarded with the first prize in the 2019 edition of the Tech5 competition Awards hosted by The Next Web and Adyen as part of the The Next Web […]
Three innovative startups from Europe have been honoured with the Future Hamburg Award
SPONSORED: This year’s Online Marketing Rockstars (OMR) Festival saw the first awards presentation of the new Future Hamburg Award. With Heptasense (Lisbon, Portugal), […]
The dream is to get thanked by a Nobel Laureate
Danish startup Labster, founded in 2011, recently received an investment in the hundreds of millions aimed at helping them reach a million students with their virtual […]
Kenya and Copenhagen connecting on sustainable Fintech
In Kenya the central bank used fintech to innovate government securities to convert sleeping savings into active investments. In China automated credit scoring of SMEs […]
Human Studio is the startup that brings people and buildings together
SPONSORED: The small Urban Tech-startup Human Studio helps organizations create optimal relationships between people and the buildings they occupy.
More international capital to scale Danish startups
Denmark Demo Day aims to bring international investors on board with Danish startups earlier. This increases the chance that more will reach series A and above.
Denmark is falling behind the blockchain development curve
Guest entry: European Blockchain Convention is landing in Copenhagen and gives an exceptional opportunity for the Danish business sector to take a strategic position on […]
Can the Nordics become an epicenter for global impact business?
Richard Georg Engström, the initiator to The One Initiative and the Nordic Impact Business Summit in June in Copenhagen, has a mission. He wants to find the first nordic […]
Ten European Startup have qualified for the new Future Hamburg Award
The preselection jury of the Future Hamburg Award has now selected the ten most promising startups from among 113 applicants. The ten finalists are from several European […]
How to solve an extensive recruitment need
It has been a growing tendency in Danish startups and scaleups that they have challenges with recruitment. This is partially because of an all time low unemployment rate. […]
Kasper Hulthin: Managing a startup is like sprinting in front of a bullet train
In four years, the IT growth comet Peakon has grown from 5 to 180 employees, and another 50 are coming on-board. Growing at this speed requires a leader that can run [...]
“Your company’s social role needs a connection to your product”
BLOG: At the relaunch of Tryg’s entrepreneurial community, The Camp, COO Lars Bonde and venture investor Peter Warnøe, talked about the things that make a company […]
Good accelerators create growth – bad ones may be pure innovation theater
The growing number of accelerators that have appeared in recent years has given entrepreneurs pause, and many have begun writing them off as a waste of money and time. [...]
New initiative will raise DKK 1.2 billion for Danish startups
The man behind Tame and former director of the network CPHFTW has taken his experience and used it to create a new investor initiative that aims to increase the flow of [...]
Despite the “Crypto Winter” – Blockchain Innovation is Booming!
BLOG: Many people take a look at cryptocurrencies and envision their success relative to their price on exchanges. The general consensus has been that blockchain […]
Security Tokens are here, Next Up Sustainability Tokens
BLOG: Blockchain regulations for securities are emerging in more and more countries. This movement will help to unlock trillion of dollars in sleeping savings to cash […]
Index Award becomes an impact investor
The Danish Design Award Index has established a prestigious venture fund that will ensure more early-stage design ideas become sustainable products and solutions. Eight [...]
Michael Mathiesen aims to create a publicly traded impact fund
A Nordic public share in a venture capital company that invests in Africa - the notion sounds too big to hold water. The man behind the ambitious idea has had seven [...]
How to scale your startup with interns
You’re losing ground if you’re not using interns in your startup, writes Taylor Ryan, CMO at the startup Valuer.ai.