Open innovation is not meant to be solely firm-centric, it can be implemented between startups and corporates but also among consumers, innovation insiders and creative parties. Open innovation is cross-cultural, cross-geographical and a cross-industry collaboration that impacts all levels of society and business. At Mind the Bridge we like to think that when it comes […]
At Mind the Bridge we constantly aspire to blaze new trails. Literally and figuratively. Since 2008, way before training startups was considered cool, we have been running a Startup School in Silicon Valley. 500+ international founders, from a myriad of countries and verticals, have successfully gone through it. In parallel, since 2013, we have been […]
As the year draws to a close, it’s time for the usual checks and balances. While Mind the Bridge’s activity spreads wide and deep with support to corporations, startups and scaleups around the world, here’s a little deep dive of what happened at our Startup School in San Francisco. To celebrate some of the highlights […]
We may have all come on different ships, but we’re in the same boat now.” – Martin Luther King Jr – We are a few days away from the graduation of our Nov-Dec batch at MTB Startup School. In the past, at our School, we had the opportunity to host people from a myriad […]
Startup School kicks off including a dozen budding entrepreneurs from South Korea Mind the Bridge (MTB) has been organizing Startup School programs for several years now (namely since 2007!) with sessions dedicated to different development stages of entrepreneurship education. Our sweet spot has been the focus on international founders, their challenges and opportunities while confronted […]
A call for future scaleups: join the Welcome Silicon Valley + Euro-Roadshow!
Sounding off on the Silicon Valley inequality debate.
Last week, in partnership with Kuwaiti accelerator Brilliant Lab, and Brazilian startup support initiatives Porto Digital and Apex, Mind the Bridge held our first graduation of Startup School 2016 (website). We hosted the first class of 2016 in our brand new space in SOMA, San Francisco, which will be the new HQ for all Silicon Valley MTB activities. Watch all the highlights here. […]
MTB hosts delegation of leading IoT Companies from Greece When we think about the economy of Greece, we think high unemployment, capital controls and stagnation. We’ve been inundated with bleak images of long lines at ATMs alongside idle pensioners, students protesting and a mass of disgruntled citizens who are frustrated with years of political and […]
Which Are The European StartUps Selected? To scale up, startups need to think global, right from the start. That is why Mind the Bridge, with the support of the Welcome project, is offering to 7 selected late stage startups from 4 European countries an unique opportunity to achieve this ambitious goal. To do so, each european […]