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Startup Istanbul 2015: Special Interview with Aurore Belfrage

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Aurore Belfrage, who is entrepreneur, angel investors and Partner & Head of Entrepreneurship and Investment for MENA region at Your Middle East, was one of the speakers at Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference. In a special interview for Etohum, she shared her opinion about the event, talked about the potential of the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem and […]

Startup Istanbul Panel: What it takes to build a Startup City?

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On the stage of Startup Istanbul 2015 event Federico Guerrini, Andy Tsao, Allen Taylor, and Sertac Fuad Karaağaoğlu talked about the important topic, widely discussed by many entrepreneurs and startup accelerators, namely “What does it take to build a Startup City?”.

Startup Istanbul Panel: How to Build a Startup Outside of Silicon Valley?

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Silicon Valley is desired destination for many entrepreneurs from around the world. But with the rise of the entrepreneurial ecosystems in the emerging markets, the question “How to build a startup outside the Silicon Valley?” is becoming one of the most discussed topics among many entrepreneurs, angel investors and venture capitalists.

Startup Istanbul 2015: Special Interview with Vivek Boray

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Vivek Boray, a startup lawyer, who has partnered up with many leading firms from the Silicon Valley, was one of the speakers at Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference. In a special interview for Etohum, he shared his opinion about the event and the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem in general and gave valuable advice to all entrepreneurs.

Special Interview With Louis Wajeiya, Founder of Nims

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The Kenyan startup nims took the first place at Startup Istanbul 2015 Challenge. In a special interview for Etohum, Louis Wajeiya, the founder of nims, answered our questions about Startup Istanbul event and shared what is next for their startup. Can you introduce your startup to our audience? nims is a web platform that enables businesses […]

TechConnect Astana Announces $25.000 Prize to the Best Startup at the Conference

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TechConnect Astana invites teams from all around the world to participate in the Startup Battle and compete for the $25.000 grand prize from the international angel investor network Cross Border Angels. The application deadline is October 29. You can apply here. From the list of registered participants a professional jury will choose ten best teams […]

Startup Istanbul 2015: Special Interview with Dave McClure

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In a special interview for Etohum, the world-known angel investor and co-founder of the business incubator 500 Startups Dave McClure announced the launch of 500 Istanbul, $15M investment fund in Turkey. The micro-fund is focused on the Turkish entrepreneurs and the Turkish ecosystem and has the ambition to do 100 or more investments in the next […]

Special Interview with Farhad Hedayati, Founder of Taskulu

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The Iranian startup Taskulu took the 3rd place at Startup Istanbul 2015 Challenge. In a special interview for Etohum, Farhad Hedayati, the Founder of Taskulu, answered our questions about Startup Istanbul event and shared what is next for their startup.

Startup Istanbul 2015 Challenge: Watch the Award Ceremony

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Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference once again was the most exciting and significant event to be at for entrepreneurs, investors and mentors. This year’s Startup Challenge was one of the most impressive. The selected for the final startups pitched in front of the jury with great enthusiasm, which took over the whole audience.

Startup Istanbul 2015 Challenge: Meet the Winners

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Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference was an extraordinary event, effectively blending startups, entrepreneurs and investors from all over the world, world-known speakers, mentors, and people who were there only to network. The spirit of ambition, motivation and eagerness to connect was filling the beautiful halls of Istanbul Lutfi Kirdar Congress Center. On the stage we saw […]