Posted on Sunday, Jul 14th 2019
This feature from CryptoNewsZ covers the highlights of the PITCH competition for startups at the 2019 edition of the RISE conference held in Hong Kong last week. For this week’s posts, click on the paragraph links.
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Best of Bootstrapping: BioConnect CEO Bootstraps with Sophisticated Strategic Maneuvering
BioConnect CEO Rob Douglas has built a thriving founder-financed business from Toronto using very sophisticated strategic maneuvering. I just loved discussing the strategic nuances of this business. You’ll learn a LOT from reading this story.
Building Two Open-Source Startups in a Row: Sysdig CEO Loris Degioanni
Loris has specialized expertise in building Open Source companies. Read how he has done it twice.
1Mby1M Virtual Accelerator Investor Forum
Eghosa Omoigui of EchoVC Partners
Eghosa Omoigui is Managing Partner at EchoVC Partners, a firm focused on the African market. This is a fascinating discussion about African startups and venture capital.
Cristobal Perdomo of Jaguar Ventures
Cristobal Perdomo is Co-Founder and General Partner at Jaguar Ventures, a venture fund that invests in Latin America.
Vikas Choudhury of Pivot Ventures
Vikas Choudhury is Managing Partner at Pivot Ventures and President at Reliance Jio. He is one of the earliest Angel investors in India and invested in early successes like InMobi and Myntra. We discuss the evolution of the Indian startup and venture capital industry.
Upcoming 1M/1M Roundtables
As part of the 1M/1M initiative, Sramana Mitra offers free online strategy roundtables for entrepreneurs looking to discuss positioning, financing, and other aspects of a startup venture. Only the first five who register to pitch will be able to present their business ideas. These roundtables are public forums and recordings of all sessions are available here. Entrepreneurs who pitch at the roundtables will receive media exposure through the 1M/1M roundtable recap column which is posted on Sramana’s blog and elsewhere. All attendees are able to join in on the conversations via a live chat.
Thursday, July 18, 2019, 8 a.m. PDT, Register Here.
Thursday, July 25, 2019, 8 a.m. PDT, Register Here.
Thursday, August 1, 2019, 8 a.m. PDT, Register Here.
Thursday, August 8, 2019, 8 a.m. PDT, Register Here.
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