The State of Community: co-matter explores the fundamentals of belonging in the European tech ecosystem

What is community and how do you sustain it? It was these fundamental questions that brought Severin Matusek and Kristoffer Tjalve together in 2017 to launch co-matter. Today, co-matter is a global network that examines the foundations of community, and how communities can be sustained across organizations, spaces and geographies. Based both in Copenhagen and […]

An insider’s view of Lisbon’s rapidly growing tech scene

Not a month goes by without a fresh article being published, raving about Portugal as the best holiday destination, the safest city in Europe, and the latest real estate eldorado with the best return rates. Just as spectacular is the exponential growth of the city’s tech ecosystem, and its ramping densification. Talent and venture capital […]

Burning houses, growing startups

Ivo Spigel argues that entrepreneurs and physical regional borders don’t mix well, and explains how the ambitious ‘European Union’ project has actually helped them in that regard.