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SEP Europe’s Corporate Startup Stars 2018

Mind the Bridge, together with Nesta, annually elaborates the “ SEP Europe’s Corporate Startup Stars” – a ranking of more ‘startup-friendly’ corporates in Europe.

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2.000
Startups Engaged/year
20
Corporates Served/year
300
Investors Partners
400
Startups Graduated @MTB
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SEP Europe’s Corporate Startup Stars 2018
Collaboration between corporates and startups, if done right, can bring tremendous benefits to both. Startups can access invaluable resources and market insight which can help them scale, whilst for established companies, such collaborations offer an important driver of innovation – as well as subtler benefits like cultural change. However, it is hard to get it [...]

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