Tech.eu Podcast — Accelerator Special: How 500 Startups, Rockstart, and Techstars adapt to the new reality

In this special episode, we talk to Aaron Blumenthal (USA), Antonio Pisante (Italy), and Rune Theill (The Netherlands) to learn more about the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on startup accelerators. Will the accelerator business model survive the pandemic? What advice do the programme managers give their portfolio startups? Find answers to these questions — and much more — in today’s show.

Tech.eu Interview: 2030 Builders

The only solution was to start all over somewhere in the world where we could build up something new without the system pressure… and so we tossed a coin to choose between UK and Denmark… and the country of Vikings and Little Mermaid became our new home. It took 3 months from deciding to close […]

“I’m a curious nerd” — An interview with Esben Østergaard, CEO of REInvest Robotics, founder and former CTO of Universal Robots

Editor’s note: This interview has been recorded and published as part of a content project in collaboration with the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO). Esben Østergaard is a prominent figure in the Danish robotics ecosystem. Back in 2005, he co-founded Universal Robots, which became a pioneer in building collaborative robots, or cobots, and was acquired by […]

Tech.eu Podcast #31: Babbel's milestone, Mondo & Payleven, more new funds, interview with Shakil Khan and standardised term sheets

Tech.eu Podcast #136: Apple’s back taxes in Ireland, Macron’s €5 billion pledge, flying water taxis, interview with Tattoodo’s Johan Plenge, and more

This week, Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler discussed Apple’s court battle against the EU to avoid paying €13 billion in back taxes, the new announcement by Emmanuel Macron at France Digitale Day, water taxis flying too fast, the Super Pumped book, and more. The featured interview this time is a conversation with Johan Plenge, CEO and founder at Tattoodo.

Announcing: Tech.eu x TechBBQ’s Startups to Watch (free report)

The Tech.eu team has a great opportunity to attend and take part in countless tech events around Europe (and the world!) every year.  Events are an incredible chance to elevate some of the themes and issues that are shaping European technology and entrepreneurship. Events also give us the chance to connect with startups and early-stage […]

Copenhagen-based tattoo platform Tattoodo raises $5.3 million

Danish tattoo marketplace platform Tattoodo has landed $5.3 million in a funding round led by Seed Capital, with participation from several investors, including Rene Rechtman, Errol Damelin, Daniel Agger, Christian Stadil, and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. Founded in 2013, the startup now claims to be “the world’s largest tattoo community with […] more than 500,000 registered tattoo […]