Top  11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

Top  11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

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Top  11 new startups launching out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator Today, 11 new companies launch out of the Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator based in NYC. This is the 14th cohort of startups to launch out of ERA,  and each company has received $100,000 in seed funding from the accelerator. These startups span a wide variety of industries, from hospitality to new retail to healthcare. So without any further ado, here are the 11 companies launching out of ERA: Butler Butler wants to handle room service and amenities for hotels, partnering with hotels to provide room service, catering and other food-based amenities from Butler’s various hubs across the city. Using SMS as a means of communication with guests, Butler can serve a larger number of hotels. Right now, Butler serves 5,000 rooms in Manhattan. Choosy Leveraging…
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Apply today to exhibit in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF 2018

Apply today to exhibit in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF 2018

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Apply today to exhibit in Startup Alley at Disrupt SF 2018 Prices increase on Disrupt SF passes next week - get yours today! Spring may have barely sprung, but if early-stage companies want an exhibitor’s table in Startup Alley at Disrupt San Francisco 2018 you need to apply now. Our biggest, most ambitious Disrupt ever takes place on September 5-7 at our new venue, Moscone Center West. More than 1,200 exhibitors and sponsors will showcase the very latest technology products, platforms and services in Startup Alley. Applications are open for a limited time, and we’d hate for you to miss out. If you want to show your stuff in Startup Alley, you have two ways to secure a spot — and both require an application. First, early-stage startups from any category can purchase a Startup Alley Exhibitor Package. Pro…
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STARTUP REACTOR #6 (2018)

STARTUP REACTOR #6 (2018)

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STARTUP REACTOR #6 (2018) Turning creative ideas into successful businesses that change the world Accepting applications 11% Complete Apply now! Application deadline  June 20, 2018 at 23:59 * (GMT) Program dates  June 25 - December 21, 2018 STARTUP REACTOR IS SEEKING OUT STARTUPS! Startup Reactor is a 5­-month program aimed at supporting and accelerating startups in Egypt with a high potential for accelerated growth. 40 startups will qualify for Ignition (Bootcamp stage) and will receive mentorship and training, with up to 15 startups proceeding to Plasma stage and receiving full program benefits. The top startups will be awarded cash prizes, with further investment opportunities from Innoventures and VC4A investor network. This year, the Startup Reactor is expanding! Cycle 6 will be the start of the acceleration program in Alexandria and Suez. What do you get from the…
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VC4A BUSINESS ANGEL ACADEMY (NAIROBI)

VC4A BUSINESS ANGEL ACADEMY (NAIROBI)

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  ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS Apply Program dates  January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2019 VC4A BUSINESS ANGEL ACADEMY (NAIROBI)    Through mentoring, business angels offer more than just money. Mentor-driven capital is the approach to creating value for startups by sharing the knowledge, experience and network you’ve build up during your career, while maximizing the return on investment. Join Africa’s business angel movement and start your journey as a mentor today! Take advantage of the first dedicated training program designed for African business professionals keen to support Africa’s up and coming entrepreneurs. Angel investing is of course about providing early-stage companies with investment capital, but of far more significance is the expertise and network a business Angel can share with entrepreneurs. This program boosts your ability to support entrepreneurs as a high-powered…
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2018 AFROBYTES TECH CONFERENCE

2018 AFROBYTES TECH CONFERENCE

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2018 AFROBYTES TECH CONFERENCE It's where you can be part of Africa's digital revolution On June 7-8, 2018, people from all over the world who believe that the next big digital and human adventure will take place in Africa, will participate at Afrobytes Tech Marketplace 2018. Africa is quickly changing and African consumers are becoming global trendsetters. Analysts agree that the rising African middle class offers huge market opportunities. Growth in business technology across the continent is leading the way. Today, Africa leapfrogs over old technologies and is catching up in the technological race.We gather startups, founders, investors, and executives who have a passion for growth and innovation. If you aim to find yourself at the starting point of the African digital growth curve, to innovate for transformational user experiences,…
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QUALITATIVE DATA MANAGEMENT AND ANALYSIS WITH NVIVO COURSE

QUALITATIVE DATA MANAGEMENT AND ANALYSIS WITH NVIVO COURSE

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QUALITATIVE DATA MANAGEMENT AND ANALYSIS WITH NVIVO COURSE NVIVO, Data Analysis Introduction This course is designed for participants who plan to use NVivo for the management, coding, analysis and visualisation of qualitative data. The course’s content is spread over four modules and includes setting up an NVivo project and organising data; coding data, working with case and attributes; seeking patterns and identifying relationships across data, and presenting findings using graphic displays. The course is entirely hands-on and uses sample data to learn NVivo’s basics and advanced features. Duration: 5 days WHO SHOULD ATTEND? Statistician, analyst, or a budding data scientist and beginners who want to learn how to analyze data with NVIVO Course Objective:· Understand how to set up a project in NVivo· Understand how to import, create and work with…
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SSI+ is a two-year (120 ECTS) Joint Master Programme

SSI+ is a two-year (120 ECTS) Joint Master Programme

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Joint International Master in Smart Systems Integration (SSI+): Become an expert in tomorrow’s technology and study in the leading technical institutions of three European countries! SSI+ is a two-year (120 ECTS) Joint Master Programme, with full student mobility between the three partner institutions with leading expertise in the academic fields of Smart Systems and Microsystems Technology. Students may apply for Erasmus+ scholarships to study for the SSI+ programme. The scholarship covers all tuition fees and subsistence costs. What are Smart Systems? Smart Systems are miniaturised systems, combining data processing with multi-modal (optical, biological, mechanical) sensing, actuation and communication functions. Smart Systems are a key driving force for a range of rapidly emerging intelligent and autonomous systems and objects such as self-driving cars, artificial pancreas, Internet of Things (IoT), M2M-enabled advanced manufacturing robots…
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MERCK ACCELERATOR NAIROBI SATELLITE PROGRAM 

MERCK ACCELERATOR NAIROBI SATELLITE PROGRAM 

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Apply now! MERCK ACCELERATOR NAIROBI SATELLITE PROGRAM   Are you an early stage start-up based in East Africa? Are you working at the cutting edge of innovation and would like to run a collaboration project with Merck to solve real-life problems? Is your startup innovation related to healthcare, life sciences, and our innovation focus areas? If you have answered yes to any of the questions above. Then we are looking for you! In partnership with Mettā, Nairobi, Merck Accelerator’s satellite program in Nairobi is your gateway to quickly explore and validate the potential for co-creating and collaborating with Merck. Apply to get a chance to work on a collaboration project with existing Merck’s innovation projects. MERCK’S BUSINESSES Healthcare From prescription medicines to treat conditions such as cancer, multiple sclerosis and…
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SHE LEADS AFRICA ACCELERATOR 2018 

SHE LEADS AFRICA ACCELERATOR 2018 

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ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS Apply Program dates  July 2 - October 8, 2018 SHE LEADS AFRICA ACCELERATOR 2018    The SLA Accelerator is a 3-month program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest female entrepreneurs. The winner of the programme will receive N2 million from SLA. This year, the programme will take place in Lagos and is open to businesses based anywhere in Nigeria CLICK HERE TO BEGIN YOUR APPLICATION What do you get from the program? 3 months intensive training on business and operational skills Online and offline learning resources Exclusive access and mentorship from some of Nigeria’s leading business personalities Opportunity to pitch your business in front of local and international investors Features in local and international media What’s the process? Put together a top-notch…
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THE MEST AFRICA CHALLENGE 

THE MEST AFRICA CHALLENGE 

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THE MEST AFRICA CHALLENGE   Announcing the MEST Africa scale-up pitch competition: Accra, Lagos, Nairobi and Cape Town Are you the founder of a technology startup operating in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya or South Africa and have ambitions to scale across Africa? Submit your company for the MEST Africa Challenge! Country winners will travel to the finals at the MEST Africa Summit in Cape Town to compete for up to $50,000 in equity investment and a range of other support to accelerate their Pan-African scale. For 10 years, MEST has trained aspiring entrepreneurs and invested in exceptional businesses with Pan-African ambitions. These companies have gone on to enter new markets, with MEST growing alongside them as we’ve learned about the opportunities and challenges they face as they scale. This year, we are excited…
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