Daniel Schulman, the CEO of Paypal, was in Luxembourg this Monday to inaugurate the PayPal-FNR PEARL Chair in Digital Financial Services, the first one built on a public-private partnership in this field.
In the past five years, Slush has grown into the largest single gathering of venture capital in the world. In 2018, over 1,800 investors joined Slush, representing over 200 billion dollars in assets under management. This year, Slush Helsinki is expecting more than 25 000 attendees, 4 000 startups and scaleups, 700 tech journalists, as well as 2000 investors from over 130 countries. Read more
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Fit 4 Start is today an internationally recognised programme for innovative start-ups with a strong drive to succeed. The objective is to select the most promising start-ups and give them access to ea... Read more
Luxinnovation, the national agency for the promotion of innovation, has just published its annual report for 2018: a year marked by the refinement of the agency's general strategy, more than ever at the service of Luxembourg companies, whatever their size, to support them in their innovation efforts. Read more
Luxinnovation, l’agence nationale de promotion de l’innovation, vient de publier son rapport annuel pour l’année 2018 : une année marquée par l’affinement de la stratégie générale de l’agence, plus que jamais au service des entreprises luxembourgeoises, quelle que soit leur taille, pour les accompagner dans leurs démarches d’innovation. Read more
Fit4Start: 10 start-up sélectionnées pour la 8e édition du programme d'aide au démarrage de jeunes entreprises innovantes29-03-2019
Lancé en 2015 par le ministère de l'Économie, et géré par Luxinnovation en collaboration avec le Technoport et la Luxembourg City Incubator, Fit 4 Start est devenu, en quelques années, le programme luxembourgeois de référence pour le soutien aux start-up en phase de démarrage. Read more
Launched in 2015 by the Ministry of the Economy, and managed by Luxinnovation with the support of Technoport and the Luxembourg-City Incubator, Fit 4 Start has, in a few years, become the Luxembourg reference programme for providing support to start-ups. Read more
FIT 4 START 9 - Thank you and congrats!
Ten ICT start-ups, five companies in the healthtech sector and five in space tech were admitted into Luxembourg’s renowned acceleration programme Fit 4 Start at the Pitching & Graduation Day on 3 October. The biggest ever cohort of participants will benefit from intensive coaching, free access to co-working facilities and a subsidy of up to €150,000.
Fit 4 Start - Are you ready to take off?
The Fit 4 Start programme helps young innovative companies to launch their business from Luxembourg, transforming innovative ideas and the project leaders’strong will to succeed into companies with high growth potential.
Why they chose Luxembourg - SALONKEE
Luxembourg is too small? “It’s a perfect test bed before expanding to bigger markets” says Tom Michels, Founder of Salonkee (smart services).
Why they chose Luxembourg - WIZATA
Luxembourg is just a financial centre? “The country has a strong pioneering and industrial heritage, ideal for start-ups” says Jean-Philippe Hugo, founder of Wizata (industry 4.0, AI).