InnMind & Corporate partners launch an open call for breakthrough high-tech SaaS solutions targeting use cases in the retail industry

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InnMind & Corporate partners launch an open call for breakthrough high-tech SaaS solutions targeting use cases in the retail industry

Based on the requests of a number of international leading CVC engines, InnMind, #1 European digital ecosystem for startups, VCs & CVCs

& Corporate partners launch an open call for SaaS startups targeting use cases in the retail industry.

The main focus is based on (but not limited to) startups that work in the following verticals:

  • behavioural science,
  • security and theft…

Evaluation of profitable business is calculated based on sales traction, past years revenues and other metrics. You also can use this formula for late stage startups. But there is no sales traction at the early stage yet, and therefore pre-revenue startups cannot use traditional valuation methods to estimate the value of their business.

Business plans and financial forecasts don’t give you much information about a company, so evaluation of early stage startups is a potential assessment of the ability to realize it. There are several methods of startup evaluation that are used by angel investors and VCs during due-diligence.

1. Venture Capital Valuation Method

Most common stage: Seed, Series…


The World Bank Ag Observatory supported by Draper University has established a partnership with InnMind to call for tech startups to improve agriculture and food security risk financing in Southern Africa. The applications can be submitted before 2nd April 2020.

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The Sustainable Development Department of the African Region at the World Bank Ag Observatory is launching Three Challenges to find innovative tools to reduce economic losses and food insecurity.

The World Bank is the largest organization aimed to help developing countries around the world. One of the directions of the World Bank is agriculture to end extreme poverty.

Extreme weather, plant and livestock pests and diseases forces to look for alternative ways to improve yield collection and protect farmers. …


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Dear community members,

You might agree that now it’s an ideal time for the announcement of our next event, and this time we have prepared something absolutely special for you. If you are busy working on your MVP, or developing your startup idea, looking for investors or even going full scale with your business — then Startup Bootcamp 2020 is a perfect match with your goals this year!

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Bringing Silicon Valley straight to Europe this September! No more thinking about how to get a know-how of startup success from the USA!

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A 5-day intensive acceleration in Catalonia — a startup bootcamp and crash course in business and entrepreneurship for the local and international startup community! …


On the 19th of December InnMind together with Cointelegraph and Jarvis organized the first blockchain meetup in Barcelona. The aim of the event was to bring together blockchain, AI and crypto community of Barcelona and learn more about embracing the blockchain technology to the market.

During the meetup, we learned from the speakers about the future of blockchain in gaming and media industry, discussed the challenges of startups development and crypto regulation, and brainstormed regarding mass adoption of blockchain in real life.

🎤 CBDO of Cointelegraph Sergey Medvedev invited meetup participants for collaboration with the top-tier media outlet in the crypto & blockchain field. He announced the launch of Cointelegraph Gaming initiative and invited interested startups and community leaders to share their knowledge and experience in this field as contributors. …


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AI & Blockchain Summit hosted last week by InnMind at Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona is recognized as a turning point between dreams and reality, as most startups have commented. The 3-day event turned out to be a complete success not only for young companies, who looked for support, but also for the mature industrial companies and partners, who came there to network.

For InnMind team the most important outcome of the event is the new business development opportunities, opened for our sponsors and participants. Right now the team is still collecting feedback and follow ups, but they already see that many companies have reached their KPIs for relevant b2b connections during summit as a basis for their business development pipeline for 2020. Among them there are POCs for blockchain implementations with customers from corporate and public sectors, investment relationship for future funding rounds for startups and strategic partnerships for business expansion in the new regions. …


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Pitch Deck is one of the core components on the road to success of any startup. All the “big sharks” of the industry, such as Uber, Airbnb and others started their journey with preparing their pitches. As the hosts of the Startup Competition this November, we have decided to share with you some essential tips that will make any company be noticed and remembered by any investor.

  1. Technology description

Indicate the research and development you have gone through in the course of project creation.

2. Market analysis

Include in the presentation a brief intro of the problem and solution, market and competitor analysis of your field. …


Each entrepreneur understands that applying innovations in the business model in almost all the cases brings positive results. But to which extent the results from the innovative adaptations are positive?

Let’s take a look at some real-life examples of innovation applying in various businesses and what kind of achievements these companies have reached.

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As you can see, there are some significant changes in companies that apply AI, machine learning, big data and other technologies. Innovation, without any doubts, is the main driver of the industry nowadays, that defines a unique value proposition of each competitive company.

Visit AI & Blockchain Summit to acquire valuable knowledge, insights and witness real cases about innovation adoption from the top industry and business leaders: IBM, IOTA Foundation, Microsoft and others etc. …


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Have you ever thought that everything you need, as a startup, will be packed together and presented to you in just one single place? Barcelona-based AI & Blockchain Summit 19–21 November is this exact place, where startups find their shelter and feel comfortable promoting their ideas. This statement is supported by the fact that the organizers do not only provide young and ambitious companies with networking support, but also focus on business development, organization of targeted meetings and facilitation of product sales.

Startup Competition, as a keynote event at the Summit, is seen as a trigger point around which the main buzz is concentrated. Organized by InnMind, the Swiss innovation-driven ecosystem that connects VCs, startups and service providers, the competition is supported by global accelerators, innovation hubs, active international investors, family offices and funds. …


We are sure you know that networking is the most effective strategy for businesses to find new clients, whereby 52% of business leaders say that event marketing drives more ROI than any other marketing channel. (Harvard Business Review Analytic Services)

71,7% of startups generate most of their revenue through B2B activity (European Monitor) and 93% of senior-level business managers believe face-to-face meetings improve their ability to close deals. Therefore, visiting an event is one of the best ways to improve your business!

We have prepared a mind-changing information combined with statistics to help startups extract significant value from the event, attract potential partners and investors. …

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