Wolves Summit pivots to monthly live online events, connecting startups with investors and building partnerships

Editor’s note: This is a sponsored article, which means it is independently written by our editorial team but financially supported by another organisation, in this case, Wolves Summit. If you would like to learn more about sponsored posts on Tech.eu, read this and contact us if you are interested in partnering with us. Founded in 2015, Wolves Summit […]

Special report: Europe lags behind US in VC gender equality, albeit with signs of change

Editor’s note: this is a guest post, syndicated with permission from Crunchbase News and written by Dr. Johannes Lenhard, the Centre Coordinator of the Max Planck Cambridge Centre for Ethics, the Economy and Social Change. With fieldwork in Silicon Valley, New York, London and Berlin, his current book project focuses on the ethics of venture capital. His recent edited […]

Michael Dan Vardi, Valerann: How to make any road “data-enabled” with smart studs and software

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). Road infrastructure plays a huge role in the future of smart mobility, even though it may be not as media-genic as self-driving — or, even better, flying — cars and trucks. Valerann, an Israeli-UK […]

The Q1 2020 Global VC Report: Funding slowly impacted by coronavirus

(Editor’s note: this is an article from Crunchbase News syndicated with permission, and written by research lead Gené Teare and reporter Joanna Glasner) Chronologically, the first quarter of 2020 began just over three months ago. But psychologically, it feels like a lifetime ago. The New Year rolled in with bullish expectations for startup investment across […]

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Back to basics: Why VC needs to change

Editor’s note: this is a guest post from Shmuel Chafets, general partner and vice chairman at investment firm Target Global. It is now clear that we are on the tail end of the eleven-year bull market in the VC world. It was obvious it would not last forever, but it was absolutely unexpected that this would be […]

How to prepare for a podcast interview at home or in the office

Over the past few weeks, we’ve recorded about 20 remote interviews for Tech.eu Podcast — which is probably more than we did in the previous five years combined. Until recently, we interviewed our guests almost exclusively in person to spare them the hassle and frustration of trying to achieve decent sound quality at home or […]

On real estate innovation, Slush and its volunteers, and Finnish startup ecosystem: Interview with Rudi Skogman of Blok

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). Rudi Skogman, CEO and co-founder of Blok and former chief of investor operations at Slush, has been part of the Finnish startup ecosystem for a long time and witnessed it becoming one of the […]