The world of startup accelerators is at a maturity stage, some will argue passed its prime time. Since 2005, when YCombinator, the first relevant accelerator, moved its first steps in the backyard of Harvard University, a myriad of other accelerators started populating the planet: with or without equity, government supported or commercial, fee based or run by a corporation. In this cacophony of models in search of sustainability, one keeps standing out for its consistent record of success: StartX the Stanford University accelerator.
In this Mind the Chat Marco Marinucci sits down with Daniel Hoffer, a partner at Autotech VC, to talk about the connection between philosophy, entrepreneurship and investments, starting from an excerpt from the Book of Earth of Miyamoto Musashi.
Exclusive panel with the Chief Innovation Officers (CIOs) of 3 large multinationals: Enel (Ernesto Ciorra, Chief Innovability Officer), Sodexo (Belen Moscoso del Prado, Group Chief Digital and Innovation Officer), Iberdrola (Agustin Delgado, Chief Innovation and Sustainability Officer).hosted during last Scaleup Summit in Madrid.
Alberto Onetti, Chairman of Mind the Bridge, sits down with Philipp Rose, Managing Director of Robert Bosch Venture Capital (RBVC) for a fireside chat on whether Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) can really support companies in executing Open Innovation.