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Airobot helps drones to fly more safely

Posted in Startup News on Apr 23, 2015

Belgian startup Airobot was created in March 2015, after a capital injection of iMinds, with the aim to improve the safety in the drone industry through an innovative component that reduces the risks of crashing. It is no secret that drones are progressively becoming more popular and that there is a...

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Belgian Government Launches Digital Plan

Posted in Startup News on Apr 21, 2015

On April 20th, Belgium's Digital Agenda minister, Alexander De Croo, outlined a strategy for improving the digital economy and positioning the country as one of the Top 3 European regions by 2020. The plan, mostly based on the Belgian Startup Manifesto presented last month, has five priorities aime...

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Moovly named one of the European Top 100 startups by Red Herring

Posted in Startup News on Apr 15, 2015

Moovly, the online SaaS platform that makes multimedia content creation easy, has been shorlisted in the European Top 100 published by the well-known Red Herring. As each year, the company has selected the 100 best and most innovative startups from the old continent. Moovly’s nomination is the first...

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Belgian Startup UgenTec scored €1M

Posted in Startup News on Apr 09, 2015

Local entrepreneurs are still in the spotlight and receiving generous investment! On April 8th, UgenTec announced that it has risen one million euros thanks to a small group of Belgian investors.IWT (Flemish Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology) added 250,000 euros to be dedicated to res...

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A Belgian startup created a free and universal visual solution

Posted in Startup News on Mar 31, 2015

After the development of a visual & interactive format, called VISU©, the company launches an online editor allowing to create and publish VISU© for free. These developments are the foundations of a visual & collaborative encyclopedia, VISUPEDIA®, for which a crowdfunding campaign is also starting t...

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Showpad Launches Windows version and forms Strategic Alliance with Microsoft

Posted in Startup News on Mar 30, 2015

Due to the high demand from enterprise leaders using Microsoft Windows within their company, Showpad launched its Windows app version 1.0 last week. Sales and marketing teams using Windows can now install the Showpad app to have better and more effective sales conversations.This release is a fir...

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Tapazz is a finalist in Ashden Sustainable Travel Awards

Posted in Startup News on Mar 17, 2015

Antwerp-based Tapazz made its way to the shortlist of the Ashden Sustainable Travel Awards! Established in 2001, the Ashden Award is a global recognition to the excellence in green energy. Tapazz ,currently competing in the "Travel" category, is taking the sharing economy on a new journey with it...

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Belgian-Dutch start-up wins prestigious FinTech award

Posted in Startup News on Feb 19, 2015

Sign2Pay won nearly half the votes for the MPE Corner Award 2015 with 600 payment experts and key decision makers voting. The Merchant Payments Ecosystem Conference, already in its eighth edition, is Europe's premier event on merchant payments, including mobile, online and in-store payments. The con...

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Belgian Startup Manifesto- Call for stories!

Posted in Startup News on Feb 19, 2015

Join the Belgian Startup Movement and share your ideas to improve the environment for startups with the hashtag #BEStartupManifesto Startups are the future of our economy. They empower people to work on things that they are passionate about. They empower people to innovate, to create the tools and ...

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Over 100 international investors to storm Belgium looking for local startups

Posted in Startup News on Feb 12, 2015

Exciting news for the local entrepreneurs! On May 20th & 21st a delegation of 100+ investors will arrive inLeuven, Antwerp and Rotterdam seeking for Benelux promising technology companies. Within the framework of the Benelux Tech Tour,leading European Venture Capital firms will look for the next ...

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Titco named the runner-up of the RSA Conference

Posted in Startup News on Apr 22, 2015

Belgian startup Ticto won the 2nd award of the RSA Conference in San Francisco, considered one of the most prestigious global events on security industry issues. The winner of the competition, Waratek, beat Ticto by a narrow margin. Ticto, headed by CEO Johan Vinckier, makes the next generation ID ...

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SocialExpress acquired by Bynder

Posted in Startup News on Apr 17, 2015

Ghent-based startup SocialExpress was purchased by Bynder, a brand portal provider from The Netherlands. SocialExpress is a social media analytics reporting tool launched in 2013 and since then it has become a reliable content management ally for big names such as Philips, Heineken and ABN AMRO. Iv...

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Take Eat Easy secures €6 Millions

Posted in Startup News on Apr 14, 2015

Belgian Startup Take Eat Easy raised €6 millionfrom investors Rocket Internet, DN Capital and Piton Capital. Founded in Brussels in 2013, Take Eat Easy brings customers, bike messengers and restaurants together. Thanks to this App (coming up soon on iOS and Android) users can easily order food at re...

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Belgian Startups excelled at UK Tech Ecosystem Pitching Session

Posted in Startup News on Apr 03, 2015

On March 26th, the British Embassy in Belgium held an interactive panel debate intended to share the insights on access to funding in the United Kingdom. Led by moderator Ruz Chishtly - CEO of The Business Pitch, the event addressed the international growth opportunities for Belgian technology start...

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Belgian Startup Manifesto: First concrete steps to improve the ecosystem

Posted in Startup News on Mar 31, 2015

Belgian Startup Manifesto is already paying off! Alexander de Croo, Minister of Digital Agenda, has recently announceda plan to give young entrepreneurs some extra benefits to grow their new venture. The policies will focus on making crowdfunding easier and keeping lower labor costs for start ups. ...

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