A look on SEW Crete 2018!

Startup Week Crete took place from March 2nd to March 10th with the support of Mazinnov Network and was big success.

The event took place in 4 locations with the focus "Developping the Startup Ecosystem in Crete"and welcomed more than 1000 participants. The speakers expressed more than 100 new entrepreneurial ideas. Reflecting on the event Thanos Paraschos, co-founder of Youth Entrepreneurship Club said that "Crete can be the Silicon Valley of the Mediterranean".

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Disrupt'night, la Nuit de l'Entreprise Disruptive (April 2018)

Disrupt'Night will take place for the 8th time in Paris on March 26th 2018 in order to promote disruption in all kind of enterprises. Successful techniques and experiences will be shared. Digital issues such as Bigdata, cybersecurity, IOT, and Artificial Intelligence will also be discussed. If you visit the french capital city you definitely have to go!

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Hacking de l'Hotel de Ville de Paris (Mars 2018)

On March 16th 2018, Paris City Council organized the "Hacking de l'Hotel de Ville". City hall keys were given to 1100 startups, experts, investors, big foreign and French companies. This gathering was a great moment for innovation professionnals to build partnership and develop businesses, but also to discover tomorrow hottest innovation from all sectors.

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Get in the Ring StartingUP | Athens (March 2018)

Join Get in the Ring StartingUP Athens on March 21st 2018!

Get in the Ring is a global network of organizations that collaborate to help innovators in more than 100 countries in the world. They provide expertise, visibility and possibilities of funding to the  startups that are awarded during competitions. In Athens, it is organized by Orama Group with numerous supports including the European Comission and Athens municipality, and will take place at Serafeio. 20 startups will compete for the jury prize. The winner will take part to the world final. Registration is mandatory.

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Startup Safari Paris (March 2018)

"Look behind the scenes of Paris' Startup Ecosystem"

Startup Safari Paris 2nd edition, part of the European Open Day for Innovative Places, will take place from March 15th to 17th in Paris with this year more than 50 startups participating.

Present in 13 European cities, Startup Safari is a venue gathering people interested in discovering the local innovation ecosystems. In Paris it should gather more than 500 persons, among which students, potential innovators, jobseekers, statups looking to recruit, innovation departments...

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The Squeeze (March 2018)

The Squeeze pitching contest of spring 2018 will take place on March 8th 2018 at Orange Grove.The final prizes are €15.000 and €10.000 in prize money.The rotating panel of judges consists of acclaimed founder, investors and business professionals.

The competition is based on television formats like Shark Tank and Dragons’ Den, with 8 startups to pitch to a 300+ people audience, which includes angel investors, VC’s, startups, business professionals and entrepreneurship enthusiasts.

Big Data Fair Paris (March 2018)

The Salon Big Data Paris will take place on March 12th/13th at the Palais des Congrès in Paris. For the 7th year in a row, the most emblematic fiures of the sector will be present for a 48h immersion in the future of data driven enterprise! True innovation laboratory, the summit will showcase the experience of more than 100 visionnary speakers.

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Panel discussion on IA at the French Institute

During the "Journée des Talents" (Talentsday) the French Institute of Greece organised a debate focused on new trends affecting the labour market. Ths year, on Friday 23th March, it tackled the issue of Artificial Intelligence and its impact on work. A team of French and Greek experts  gathered to discuss smart vehicles, face recognition softwares, algorytmic finance, computer generated diagnostics, ... Will IA create or kill work?

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