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Why is the Israeli startup ecosystem one of the most dynamic in the world?

Valerie Zarka Trends

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The Israeli innovation ecosystem is more and more surprising each day! Created only 25 years ago (around 1990), this alternative Silicon Valley offers some fascinating new technologies, contributing to improve our lives. More than 5000 startups (some 3500 in high tech) are the base frame of this smart ecosystem:   What is the specific link between those components, the main key factor of success of the …

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Are Europeans “slackers”? Christian Hernandez responds

James Martin Trends

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In a video interview with the Financial Times released on September 30, PayPal founder, hedge fund manager and venture capitalist Peter Thiel shared some controversial views on EU entrepreneurs. He notably said: “I think people in Europe are generally pessimistic about the future. They have low expectations, they’re not working hard to change things. When you’re a slacker with a pessimistic view of …

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LeWeb Startup Tour: Barcelona Wrap

Pierre Ziemniak Startup Tips

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The 2014 LeWeb Startup Tour came to a close yesterday in Barcelona, with our last pitch session before the Worldwide Competition in December in Paris! 8 very promising young Spanish companies has been selected to present their projects in front of a first-class jury, composed of Susana Tintoré (Barcelona Activa), Javier Larrondo (Digital Assets Deployment), Maxime Taieb (of Carrefour, global sponsor of the …

Mendeley 2014 Open Day

Kickstart the Flux Capacitor: Bringing Science Startups to LeWeb

Victor Henning Startup Tips

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Elsevier and LeWeb are inviting up to 15 science and research startups to present at a special event at LeWeb 2014. Victor Henning, CEO & co-founder of Elsevier-owned Mendeley, explains why…   Over the last few years, I have watched something interesting happen in the world of science: Tech startups and VCs suddenly care about scientists. Strangely, this wasn’t always …

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LeWeb Startup Tour Barcelona: Meet 8 of Spain’s most promising startups!

Pierre Ziemniak Startup Tips

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Our Startup Tour is almost over, but we couldn’t end it without exploring one of Europe’s most promising startup scenes: Barcelona! This Thursday, November 6, we’ll be there for a special event focused on entrepreneurship and innovation. 8 young Spanish companies will be given the opportunity to pitch onstage, in front of an prestigious jury. The winner will join our …