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Philippine's Acudeen Technologies wins Seedstars World Competition and will receive up to USD 500,000 in equity investment
April 6th, 2017: Seedstars World, the global startup competition in emerging markets organised by Seedstars, brought its 2017 round to a successful close at the Seedstars Summit, hosted at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne, Switzerland.
After travelling to 65 different countries to find the best seed stage startups, the Seedstars team invited the local winners to the final round to compete for equity investments of up to USD 500'000, as well as other exciting prizes. After participating in a two-day bootcamp and an investor forum, 12 startups were selected to compete and pitch on the main stage, in front of a crowd of 1000+ participants...
Place: Lausanne, Switzerland
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28th April 2017
Jon Burkhart, Content Strategist And Copywriter, Is New Spark.Me 2017 Speaker
The organizing team of Spark.me, one of the most carefully curated business/Internet conferences in Southeast Europe, which is set for May 29-30, in the seaside resort of Budva, Montenegro, has just announced new Spark.me 2017 speaker - Jon Burkhart, an award-winning keynote speaker, content strategist and copywriter based in London.
Jon is the founder of marketing consultancy TBC Global Ltd, where he works with brands and agencies to help them find truly unique ways to earn and keep the attention of their consumers. He is the co-author of several internationally aclaimed books on advertising and marketing...
Place: Budva, Montenegro
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14th April 2017
Women in Travel Summit '17 Coming to Milwaukee in One Month
500 travel bloggers, influencers, and industry members will be exploring the Midwestern city…
MILWAUKEE, WI - The Women in Travel Summit '17 (WITS) is just one month away, when 500 travel bloggers, influencers, and industry members will meet for a weekend of learning and networking. But this year's conference also serves a secondary purpose -- to showcase Milwaukee. "We're thrilled to be hosting the 2017 Women in Travel Summit and can’t wait to welcome this group of talented, adventure-loving writers. We’re excited to show...
Place: Milwaukee, United States
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9th April 2017
Rory Sutherland, Vice Chairman Of Ogilvy & Mather Uk, Is Spark.Me 2017 Keynote Speaker
The organizing team of Spark.me, one of the most carefully curated business/Internet conferences in Southeast Europe, which is set for May 29-30, in the seaside resort of Budva, Montenegro, has just announced the first Spark.me 2017 keynote speaker - Rory Sutherland, Vice Chairman of Ogilvy & Mather UK, a global advertising and marketing agency based in London.
Rory joined Ogilvy in 1988 as a graduate trainee. He spent 20 years working as a copywriter and creative director before co-founding #ogilvychange, the specialist behavioural economics practice within the Ogilvy group. Aside from serving as a Vice Chairman to one of the greatest advertising and marketing agencies in the world that works with clients like Unilever, Dove, and American Express, Rory co-heads a team of psychology graduates who look...
Place: Budva, Montenegro
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7th April 2017
Jump, Shout & Bring Campus-Quake - To Transform Yourself
College life is an opportunity for youth to transform themselves into an adventurous, energetic and entrepreneurial being. The opportunity doesn't come on its own - it has to be carved out through a participative and initiative-taking approach. Those who indulge into the hussle-bussle of the college events, end up in polishing themselves into innovative organizers.
My question to the college students is : - Do you visit college or you live the campus life? Are you pushed to college or you breathe the campus life? Do you feel the youthfulness in the campus or get tired by the evening? Academic institutions are the platforms for youth to express their energy, creativity and amazing potential. These institutions enable youth to live their dreams. Never miss any...
Place: Ludhiana, India
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7th April 2017
Wanderful Announces Oneika Raymond as Keynote Speaker at Women in Travel Summit 2017
Oneika Raymond (Oneika the Traveller) to deliver keynote address to 500 female travel bloggers and industry professionals at Milwaukee summit.
Milwaukee, WI– Wanderful has announced that Oneika Raymond (Oneika the Traveller) will deliver a keynote address at the fourth annual Women in Travel Summit (WITS). WITS is the premier event for women travel influencers, creators, and brands. Its goal is to provide women travelers with the tools, connections, and resources they need to become better travel bloggers and entrepreneurs while growing its global sisterhood of dedicated women who travel. WITS ’17...
Place: Milwaukee, United States
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5th April 2017
Rob Fitzpatrick, Author Of 'The Mom Test' Book, Is The New Spark.Me 2017 Speaker
The organizing team of Spark.me, one of the most carefully curated business/Internet conferences in Southeast Europe, which is set for May 29-30, in the seaside resort of Budva, Montenegro, has just announced the new Spark.me 2017 speaker - Rob Fitzpatrick, a tech entrepreneur, and the author of internationally acclaimed book, "The Mom Test".
Often cited as a must-read book for all entrepreneurs, "The Mom Test" is a practical guide to customer development and early-stage sales. "The Mom Test" has been used in some of the top global universities, including University College London, Imperial College London, Harvard, and Oxford, and is used as a key tool at numerous startup accelerators across EU. As a serial tech entrepreneur, Rob is the founder of a number of...
Place: Budva, Montenegro
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3rd April 2017
Wanderful Announces Danica Kombol as Keynote Speaker at Women in Travel Summit 2017
Danica Kombol, CEO of the Everywhere Agency to deliver keynote address to 500 female travel bloggers and industry professionals at Milwaukee summit.
Milwaukee, WI – Wanderful has announced that Danica Kombol, CEO of the Everywhere Agency will deliver a keynote address at the fourth annual Women in Travel Summit (WITS). WITS is the premier event for women travel influencers, creators, and brands. Its goal is to provide women travelers with the tools, connections, and resources they need to become better travel bloggers and entrepreneurs while growing its global sisterhood of dedicated women who...
Place: Milwaukee, United States
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2nd April 2017
KC Low's Journey From Being An Introvert To A Digital Media Marketer
What does it take to do something you've never tried in life? What does it need to change and transform yourself into something you've dreamed of? How does it feel when you are actually living the life of your dreams? Here's a personality, whose life can definitely provide you with the answers!
From feeling awkward to even talk to a single person since school days for years, to becoming someone who can convince anyone to agree to his words, is a pretty long and inspiring journey that he has taken. KC Low, a social media marketer from Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, currently helps many businesses build themselves on social media. Born in a small town where the highest level of education provided is up...
Place: Malaysia
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22nd March 2017
Enhancing your experience of entertainment - Yuktha Entertainment Services
Haven't we all had experiences of attending parties or some kind of program which could have had some kind of entertainment - probably music, dance or a magic show in a birthday party or entertainment of any other kind, but didn't have one? Here is something you might want to remember the next time you host a program and wish to not miss the entertainment!
It was when Saradhi Babu Rasala, the founder of YK software Solutions Pvt Ltd, attended a party and found no entertaining aspect at all, he realized that there was a huge requirement of entertainment services. When he thought deeper, he realized there are hundreds of thousands of talents who do not have opportunities to showcase their talents. He decided to club them both and make way for better events to...
Place: Hyderabad, India
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21st March 2017