Diversity in the European Startup World
How can we really make European startups more diverse?
Europe’s Leading Teen Entrepreneurs
Looking for some inspiration? Check out these amazing your entrepreneurs
EU Startups have profiled five European teenagers who are leading the way for young entrepreneurs in their country – and providing inspiration world-wide!
Read all about them and their companies here.
Impact investors to know in Europe
Meet Europe's leading impact investors and fund managers
Global Impact Investing Network’s (GIIN) Annual Impact Investor Survey 2020 sizes the impact investing market at a staggering $715bn. Just eight years ago it was almost 100 times smaller, valued at $8bn.
But who are the leading lights, movers and shakers in Europe? Find out all about the growing European impact investing community, and it’s current standout firms and individuals here.
Open Call for X-Europe Cohort 2 is open!
Apply today for X-Europe's Agri-Tech Cohort
Calling all Agri-Tech startups! X-Europe needs you!
Apply before 4 September to be part of X-Europe’s Cohort 2. Lasting for 5 months from October 2020 to February 2021, joining this cohort will grant you:
Matchmaking with investors and potential partners
Building partnerships with corporations – your solution might be the solution to their business challenge
Free in-person & online training, including market-leading courses from Growth Tribe
- 1-on-1 mentoring
- Gaining social media exposure through the channels of 5 industry-leading European partners
- Access to Design Terminal’s Accelerator
- Access to Techchill and TNWs community Incubators
- Free entry to Design Terminal Event 2020
Scale Up Champions’ Open Call for Deep Tech Startups
Join Scale Up Champions pan-European online incubation programme!
The Scale Up Champion Consortium invites deep-tech startups to expand business abroad and find new opportunities with the help of innovation ecosystems. Application form: Startup Includer/ScaleupChampions
Startups will start their online activities September – November 2020. The Programme offers access to international mentors, corporates and investor networks, and successful applicants will attend online workshops and get local soft-landing support.
Apply by Sunday 9th August here.
SME with European funding successful producing a COVID-19 test
The newly developed Hahn-Schickard and Spindiag test equipment can identify the COVID-19 in 30 minutes and could be used in hospitals, airports or other public places. The company is now working to mass produce the equipment, with delivery predicted for Q3 2020. They credit part of their success to the availability of European Union-backed funding, especially during the pandemic.
Find out more about the initiative here.