University start-ups from Amsterdam Venture Studios sat down with investors during the AVS Network bout tour during the Amsterdam Capital week. The network event is a great opportunity for both parties, as it facilitates investor start-up interactions to explore funding opportunities. The AVS bout tour of last year in 2018 was a successful event for UvA start-up Dyme. During the AVS boat tour, Dyme got into contact with capital fund Peak Capital. Recently, both parties agreed on a seed investment.
Startups and scale-ups are experiencing major consequences of the corona crisis. A TechLeap survey last month found 80 percent of startups expected to get into financial trouble due to the corona crisis. Over two thirds are looking for bridge financing due to liquidity problems. 55 percent of the startups see the demand disappearing because existing […]News
Dankzij het aanstekelijke enthousiasme van twee startende ondernemers bij Humanities Lab is er in een paar weken tijd een landelijk initiatief ontstaan om mensen uit de samenleving te bedanken voor de zorg die zij leveren tijdens de Corona periode. Een club van circa dertig professionals levert diensten aan deze non-profit start up. Aan de basis […]News
Demonstrator Lab is an entrepreneurship laboratory, a learning-by-doing environment where students and staff of HvA, UvA, VU and Amsterdam UMC have the opportunity to test and transform ideas into tangible products or services. Demonstrator Lab is located at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and is part of the IXAnext valorization program. For those who have successfully started […]News