Dublin Startup secures spot in Berlin Accelerator

Dublin-based software company BeeInstant is one of 10 startups from around the world chosen this week to participate in the SAP.io Foundry startup programme in Berlin. The SAP and Techstars programme lasts for 12 weeks and provides financial investment and mentorship for the participating startups. Several similar SAP.io programmes are run in various locations worldwide; the Berlin initiative focuses on startups in the machine learning and artificial intelligence sectors.

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SaaS, Blockchain and Aviation: Is a New Tech Era on the Horizon?

Since its inception, blockchain has been hailed for its disruptive potential in the finance sector. Convinced that blockchain is on the brink of transforming more than just the finance industry, Artiona Bogo, Blockchain Software Engineer and Business Developer at the SAP Innovation Center Network, as well as jury member for the Aviation Blockchain Challenge shared her thoughts on where blockchain can truly add value:

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SaaS, Blockchain and Aviation: Is a New Tech Era on the Horizon?

Since its inception, blockchain has been hailed for its disruptive potential in the finance sector. Convinced that blockchain is on the brink of transforming more than just the finance industry, Artiona Bogo, Blockchain Software Engineer and Business Developer at the SAP Innovation Center Network, as well as jury member for the Aviation Blockchain Challenge, shared her thoughts on where blockchain can truly add value…

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SaaS, Blockchain and Aviation: Is a New Tech Era on the Horizon?

Since its inception, blockchain has been hailed for its disruptive potential in the finance sector. Convinced that blockchain is on the brink of transforming more than just the finance industry, Artiona Bogo, Blockchain Software Engineer and Business Developer at the SAP Innovation Center Network, as well as jury member for the Aviation Blockchain Challenge shared her thoughts on where blockchain can truly add value:

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Ideas wanted: Lufthansa and SAP launch the world’s first “Aviation Blockchain Challenge”

Ob Informationstechnologie, Automobilentwicklung oder zivile Luftfahrt – Blockchain treibt Entscheider zahlreicher Industrien um. Schließlich hat die Grundlagentechnologie das Potential, Prozesse und Wertschöpfungsketten fundamental zu verändern. Während beispielsweise der Finanzsektor bereits mit ersten Anwendungen aufwartet, stehen reise- und mobilitätsbezogene Spieler noch am Anfang in der Erschließung dezentraler Netzwerke. Lösungen, die die Wertschöpfungskette von Airlines nachhaltig beeinflussen, haben es bisweilen nicht zur Marktreife geschafft.  Vor diesem Hintergrund setzt die von Lufthansa Innovation Hub und SAP.iO Berlin Foundry ausgerufene „Aviation Blockchain Challenge“ an und zielt darauf, das Potential der Blockchain-Technologie im Aviation-Kontext auszuloten, wegweisenden Ideen in verschieden-en Anwendungsfeldern sichtbar zu machen sowie konkrete Pilotprojekte zu initiieren.

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Why It Pays To Have Your Investments In Euros

One of the largest Seed Investment funds in Europe, HTGF represents the wide-ranging interests of German investors, both public and private (34 corporate fund investors — including SAP). Boasting a colorful and large portfolio of 498 companies from the German market, they are typically the first investor to get on-board with a startup.

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