SAP’s SAP.iO Foundry debuts the graduates of its second women-focused accelerator

SAP, the German-based enterprise software giant, has unveiled the New York-based cohort from its SAP.io Foundry accelerator programs focused on women-led technology companies. The first program was launched in San Francisco in July 2017, and while the company has launched additional accelerator programs in Berlin and Tel Aviv (with plans for a Paris accelerator in the fall), it’s SAP’s San Francisco and New York programs that have a specific focus on women and founders of color, according to Vanessa Liu, a vice president in charge of the New York program…

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Culture Shifting Weekend Shifts Racial Divide in Tech, Finance & Healthcare

San Francisco & Palo Alto, CA – Silicon Valley’s notorious and much-derided “brotopia” culture eroded as 300+ C-Suite execs, financiers, tech and health entrepreneurs gathered for a weekend of collaborating, deal-making, and celebrating actions that make the upper reaches of America’s boardrooms and tech companies corner offices more diverse. Known as the “Davos of Diversity,” Culture Shifting Weekend assembles a carefully curated group of Black and Latinx leaders who share a goal of diversity, inclusion, and innovation.

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Andjaro raises 5M Euros

En bouclant un second tour de table auprès du fonds londonien Balderton Capital et de SAP.io, la start-up française Andjaro auparavant connue sous le nom de Ouiteam compte accélérer le déploiement de sa plate-forme de gestion des ressources multi-sites en Europe avec l’ouverture d’un nouveau bureau au Royaume-Uni. Avec cet apport, elle prévoit également d’intégrer des fonctions d’analyse prédictive à son offre.

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