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Our selection of the best startup and innovation events this August

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In August, the innovation event calendar starts to fill up again after the quietness of July. Kicking off this month’s selection is Fintech Week Silicon Valley from August 1-6, followed by Wonder Women Tech from August 18-20 and, to finish the month, VM World US from August 27-31. Something slightly out of the ordinary coming up towards the end of the month is the French Startup Cup - a regatta of 50 different startups racing each other over three days in La Rochelle. Keep reading to discover more… Read more

Summer in swing with July startup events

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After the busyness of the last few months in the tech and startup world, July seems rather quiet. However, that does not stop us from enjoying two major events that are coming to you this July 2017: first of all, London Fintech Week, closely followed by Tech Open Air Berlin. Read more

Giving you the scoop on the crème de la crème of startup events in June

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Coming up this month; an exciting range of entrepreneurship and innovation events in the fintech sector. June kicked off with Toya Dilles, innovation catalyst at BNP Paribas, speaking at the Harnessing Fintech Innovation in Retail Banking event in London and she is followed by an impressive line-up of conferences happening in Paris, Dublin, New York and Copenhagen. Interested? Read on to find out more. Read more

The 3rd edition of BNP Paribas' International Hackathon has been launched

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After two successful years, the BNP Paribas International Hackathon is back! The 2017 edition of the BNP Paribas International Hackathon will take place on 9,10 and 11 June! Building on the success of past editions, the BNP Paribas International Hackathon is setting its sights higher! Three new cities and two new business lines are embarking on the adventure…There are now ten cities participating simultaneously! Luxembourg, Singapore and Nanjing are joining San Francisco, Paris, Brussels, Rome, Berlin, Warsaw and Istanbul. Read more