We spend some time with another undiscussed trend-setter among seed accelerators: 500 Startups has become one of the most prolific seed investors in the world (~2500 investments) with a strong international footprint. In this Mind the Chat, Marco Marinucci meets its Director of Global Portfolio Services, Aaron Blumenthal.
In this Mind the Chat, Marco Marinucci meets Federico Faggin. Not an ordinary Silicon Valley entrepreneur, nor an ordinary physicist nor "ordinary inventor" - his material achievements in physics, electronics and, generally speaking, our lives (just think microprocessor and touchscreen) are countless - but even in the range of extra-ordinary, he might be off the chart. In this chat, they focus on his current field of focus: study the nature of consciousness, as a direct consequence of an extra-corporeal experience experience he had in 1989.
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.
Policy Hackathon run by Mind the Bridge in partnership with Dell, during the 2019 Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV) mission, in order to explore innovative ways to address some of today’s most pressing policy issues faced by global innovators and entrepreneurs.
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.