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May 13, 2021 in Fund, Blog, Press Release, CRM & Customer Experience

Omnichannel Insights for Marketing Decision Support

An old adage goes like this: 50% of the money spent on marketing programs is wasted. But which 50%? That question can finally be answered in the new era of…
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May 12, 2021 in Foundries, Global

SAP receives the European startup-friendly certificate and takes the lead on GlassDollar’s corporate-startup collaborations ranking

We are excited to announce that SAP has received the European startup-friendly certificate by ranking 4th in GlassDollar corporate startup collaborations ranking for 2021. At SAP.iO, we take a lot…
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May 11, 2021 in New York, Funding Announcement, ERP & Finance

Gappify, Inc. Announces Closing of Equity Financing

Gappify, Inc. ("Gappify"), a provider of digital workers for the accounting enterprise, today announced that it has completed a financing round led by Stage 2 Capital. As part of the…
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May 11, 2021 in Press, Berlin, Consumer Industries

DataRobot Acquires Zepl to Enhance Enterprise AI Platform Capabilities for Advanced Data Scientists

DataRobot, the leader in enterprise AI, today announced the acquisition of Zepl, a cloud data science and analytics platform. The acquisition — unveiled today at DataRobot’s virtual conference, AI Experience Worldwide — will…
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May 11, 2021 in Foundries, Munich, Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

Final-mile fulfillment startup parcelLab closes $112M Series C funding led by Insight Partners

Munich-based parcelLab, which offers a final-mile fulfillment service for online retailers, has closed a $112 million (GB£80 million) Series C funding round led by the U.S. VC/PE firm Insight Partners. Germany’s…
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May 4, 2021 in Press, Portfolio News, HR & People Engagement

Timeshifter selected as one of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas

Timeshifter is recognized by Fast Company for its accomplishments in translating sleep and circadian neuroscience into real-world tools with the potential to improve the lives of billions of people. NEW…
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May 3, 2021 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

ClearMetal Recognized as One of the Four Notable Vendors in 2021 Gartner International Visibility Business Process Context

ClearMetal, the leading SaaS platform for international freight visibility, dynamic transport planning and customer experience, today announced it has been recognized by Gartner as one of the four vendors in…
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May 2, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP Foundry, Publicis to Launch Accelerator with 7 New Startups

SAP.iO, the investment arm of German multinational SAP SE, announced last month that it has launched its SAP.iO Foundry startup accelerator in Tel Aviv, focused on consumer engagement. The accelerator program was…
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April 29, 2021 in Press, Article, Portfolio News

Sustainable Waste Management Platform Goodr Exceeds Goal By $500K In Pre-Series A Funding Round

Goodr, a Black-owned and Atlanta-based sustainable waste management platform, has just announced that they’ve exceeded their own expectations. In a press release announcement, it was revealed that the company raised…
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April 28, 2021 in Blog

From a Crowded Field, Three SAP Store Partners Stand Out

Introducing the 2021 SAP Store Pinnacle Winner and Finalists Partner SolutionsWhile 2020 was a challenging year in countless respects, there were silver linings – including the astonishing innovation among SAP…
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April 27, 2021 in Press, Article, Supply Chain Management

Accenture/SAP to accelerate sustainable transformation

Decades long, Accenture and SAP have been collaborating for many years to help companies to embed sustainability across their entire business operations to unlock new value in their supply chains.…
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April 27, 2021 in Article

“Safe but very uncomfortable” — a deep dive into SAP’s intrapreneurship programme

Intrapreneurship programmes often get criticised for being unstructured and ineffective. Innovation consultant Alberto Onetti recently wrote that the majority of intrapreneurship programmes he has seen fail to produce meaningful results…
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May 13, 2021 in Fund, Blog, Press Release, CRM & Customer Experience

Omnichannel Insights for Marketing Decision Support

An old adage goes like this: 50% of the money spent on marketing programs is wasted. But which 50%? That question can finally be answered in the new era of…
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May 3, 2021 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

ClearMetal Recognized as One of the Four Notable Vendors in 2021 Gartner International Visibility Business Process Context

ClearMetal, the leading SaaS platform for international freight visibility, dynamic transport planning and customer experience, today announced it has been recognized by Gartner as one of the four vendors in…
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March 23, 2021 in Fund, Press, Business Technology Platform

Adverity continues to dominate as momentum leader in G2 Spring 2021 Report

Adverity, a leading marketing data intelligence platform, has once again been named as a top-five category leader in ETL Tools and Data Visualization Software in the G2 Spring 2021 Report.…
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February 4, 2021 in Fund, Foundries, Video, Interview

Mind the Chat with Alexa Gorman – SAP, SAP.iO

Mind the Bridge and the International Chamber of Commerce recently awarded SAP as a TOP 25 Corporate Startup Stars last December. Indeed, with a hundred thousand employees, the B2B SaaS technology giant outperforms the majority…
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February 3, 2021 in Fund, Article, Funding Announcement, Financial Services

Deepgram raises $25 million to build custom enterprise speech recognition models

Deepgram, a Y Combinator graduate building custom speech recognition models, today announced that it raised $25 million in series B funding led by Tiger Global. CEO and cofounder Scott Stephenson…
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February 3, 2021 in Fund, Article, CRM & Customer Experience

Automated speech recognition gives CX vendor an edge

Sharpen, a vendor of a cloud-based contact center platform, offers an automated transcription service as part of its software package. It's free, which its customers like, but a few years…
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January 22, 2021 in Fund, Blog, Discrete Industries, Business Technology Platform

BigID Data Security Platform is SAP.iO’s First Startup Unicorn

SAP.iO reveals in its 2020 Impact and Insight Report that BigID, one of the its early investments and an SAP Solution Extension Partner, is the first startup unicorn in the SAP.iO portfolio…
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January 11, 2021 in Fund, Portfolio News

Adverity Is Number One in 2021 g2 Winter Report for Big Data Integration Platform

Adverity, a leading marketing data intelligence platform, has ranked number one in the Momentum Grid Report for Big Data Integration in the G2 Winter 2021 Report. It also continues to…
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January 7, 2021 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News

OKR-focused Gtmhub raises $30M Series B after growing 3x in 2020

 Gtmhub, a multinational startup that builds software to help other companies manage their corporate planning, announced that it has raised a $30 million Series B. The round was led by Insight,…
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December 16, 2020 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global, Press Release, Venture Studio

SAP Among the World’s Top 25 Startup-Friendly Companies and Winner of Corporate Startup Accelerator Award

WALLDORF — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced it has been recognized with a Corporate Startup Stars Award as one of the Top 25 most active companies to encourage open innovation with startups. SAP also…
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December 3, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

The end of email?: The startup developing an alternative

“The way we manage work, principally through email, needs to change,” says Bill Dobie, the founder of workplace communications startup and Slack-rival Sedna. “We allow really complicated parts of the…
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November 26, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

UK-based WeGift raises £6.7M to create world’s first real-time digital incentive platform

Rewards and incentives are considered one of the most effective ways to encourage workers to put forth great efforts and work efficiently. Every year over $620 billion (approx £462 billion) of gift…
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May 12, 2021 in Foundries, Global

SAP receives the European startup-friendly certificate and takes the lead on GlassDollar’s corporate-startup collaborations ranking

We are excited to announce that SAP has received the European startup-friendly certificate by ranking 4th in GlassDollar corporate startup collaborations ranking for 2021. At SAP.iO, we take a lot…
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May 11, 2021 in Foundries, Munich, Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

Final-mile fulfillment startup parcelLab closes $112M Series C funding led by Insight Partners

Munich-based parcelLab, which offers a final-mile fulfillment service for online retailers, has closed a $112 million (GB£80 million) Series C funding round led by the U.S. VC/PE firm Insight Partners. Germany’s…
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May 2, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP Foundry, Publicis to Launch Accelerator with 7 New Startups

SAP.iO, the investment arm of German multinational SAP SE, announced last month that it has launched its SAP.iO Foundry startup accelerator in Tel Aviv, focused on consumer engagement. The accelerator program was…
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April 26, 2021 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv Consumer Engagement Cohort Spring 2021

Meet the 7 amazing startups who were selected to join SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv's Consumer Engagement program in collaboration with Publicis Sapient!
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April 25, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

These SAP.iO startups deliver personalized and holistic experiences for consumers on SAP Store

Shifting consumer values are driving new innovations to market at a speed like never before. Consumer Products companies must be able to serve consumers by orchestrating an ecosystem that delivers…
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April 25, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO Startups Deliver Personalized and Holistic Experiences for Consumers on SAP Store

Shifting consumer values are driving new innovations to market at a speed like never before. Consumer products companies must be able to serve consumers by orchestrating an ecosystem that delivers…
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April 21, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, Consumer Industries

With Stylumia, Real-Time Data Intelligence Powers Competitive Retail Advantage

Consumer fashion may be among the most unpredictable markets on the planet, but one startup in India has created a demand sensing platform based on artificial intelligence (AI) that combines…
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April 20, 2021 in Foundries, New York, Press Release, Supply Chain Management

Cogniac Announces Visual Operations Intelligence Platform for Cloud-based Solutions from SAP

 Cogniac Corporation (“Cogniac”) today announced that its Visual Operations Intelligence platform is now available on SAP® Store. Cogniac’s AI, machine vision platform complements the industry cloud portfolio from SAP for automotive and industrial machinery…
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April 20, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv announced 7 startups to joint its next program with Publicis Sapient

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv launched yesterday its startup accelerator program focused on consumer engagement, together with the digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient. Seven startups have been selected to join…
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April 19, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv Joins Publicis Sapient to Accelerate Consumer Engagement Startups

 SAP has teamed up with digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient to launch a consumer engagement–focused startup accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv. Seven startups have been selected for the…
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April 14, 2021 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP.iO Foundry Paris Accelerates Agribusiness Startups in New Program

SAP launched an agribusiness-focused virtual startup accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Paris. The eight international startups have been selected by a jury of SAP experts, partners, customers and investment funds to…
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April 13, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Berlin, Business Technology Platform

With Data And Analytics, Consumer Products Companies Seize New ‘Moment Of Opportunity’

Since 2015 and the rise of e-commerce hyper scalers,  we have witnessed a fundamental shift in consumer behavior, one that has dramatically accelerated due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to…
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April 22, 2021 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Venture Voices: A year of and with GreenToken by SAP

Sometimes news unfold on April Fools Day that isn’t a joke, but real and exciting: The founders behind Green Token by SAP share their venture’s founding anniversary with other greats…
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April 19, 2021 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Venture Voices: Isn’t it time that we see a Chief Receivables Officer?

Receivables teams might need to look across the hall to their procurement and payables counterparts for a transformation roadmap. By Andrew Blum, Head of GTM and Customer Engagements, Paid Pronto by…
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January 28, 2021 in Venture Studio

SavingsNow! and Recycletronics Join SAP.iO Venture Studio

avingsNow! and Recycletronics have joined the SAP.iO Venture Studio with goals of scaling and growing business for SAP and its customers. As part of the New Ventures and Technologies organization, the SAP.iO…
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January 13, 2021 in Venture Studio

SAP Invests in Accounts Receivable Solutions with Newest Venture Paid Pronto

SAP’s newest employee-led venture, Paid Pronto by SAP, is an application that automates accounts receivable processes. It has received seed investment and officially joined SAP.iO Venture Studio with the goal…
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December 16, 2020 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global, Press Release, Venture Studio

SAP Among the World’s Top 25 Startup-Friendly Companies and Winner of Corporate Startup Accelerator Award

WALLDORF — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced it has been recognized with a Corporate Startup Stars Award as one of the Top 25 most active companies to encourage open innovation with startups. SAP also…
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August 11, 2020 in Press, Venture Studio

Building Better Software: Embedded Context Awareness Differentiates Solutions and Improves User Experiences

When startups and development organizations create software, differentiation is everything. Products that set themselves apart from the competition – by offering enhanced functionality or a better user experience, for example…
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April 8, 2020 in Blog, Article, Venture Studio

Simple Checklists to Prepare for COVID-19 Now Free Through Ruum by SAP

By: Stefan Ritter Co-Founder & Head of Product at Ruum by SAP No matter where you are in the world, times are chaotic. It can feel easy to be consumed…
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April 8, 2020 in Blog, Article, Venture Studio

SAP’s Newest Venture Investment Protects Users’ Identities

In the fast-paced times of digitization, the question of how companies are protecting our digital identities becomes increasingly significant. Almost every online service requires personalized data to identify users. Thus,…
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January 25, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Venture Studio

Climat : les Français attendent beaucoup de l’innovation et de la technologie

Ce sameid 25 janvier, Julien Pierrepont, directeur Innovation chez Leyton, Sébastien Gibier, directeur de SAP.iO Foundry Paris et Emile Leclerc, directeur d'études chez Odoxa se sont penchés sur l'impact des…
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January 15, 2020 in Global, Press Release, Venture Studio

Fostering an Open Innovation Ecosystem to Buoy HXM

The pace of innovation for human resources (HR) is at an all-time high. Businesses and HR leaders recognize that a motivated, productive, and engaged workforce is essential to compete and…
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September 16, 2019 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Got Talent: Recruiting platform Brilliant Hire raises €1M from SAP.iO

SAP.iO Venture Studio makes a €1 million follow-on seed investment in Brilliant Hire, a bias-free, skill-based pre-screening platform that helps digitize recruiting to provide faster and greater insights Brilliant Hire…
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June 20, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Global, Venture Studio

SAP.iO gives startups a leg up with resources and investment

SAP is removing obstacles that can get in the way of a startup going from idea to real business. The technology vendor is now providing resources for would-be entrepreneurs through…
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March 24, 2021 in Article, Inclusiveness

Corporate investors hold the key to fostering inclusive entrepreneurship

Alarming headlines about women leaving the workforce during the pandemic abound. A quick Google on the topic will yield results including “How COVID-19 Sent Women’s Workforce Progress Backward”, “Women’s COVID-Fueled…
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March 11, 2021 in Inclusiveness, Interview, ERP & Finance

Getting Energized to Level the Playing Field

A conversation with Amanda Niklaus, PPA Transaction Manager in the renewable industry. The Road Less Traveled What initially drew you to the energy industry? During my Master’s studies, there was…
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March 8, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Inclusiveness

Changing Our Perspective on Women Entrepreneurs

Slowly, but surely, glass ceilings around the world are beginning to crack and break. Although it is a slow progress, it is progress. We are not only finally seeing a…
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March 8, 2021 in Inclusiveness

Celebrating Innovators Transforming Industries

In honor of International Women's Day, we’re celebrating innovators in our global community that are transforming industries. We believe that diversity yields better innovation and are proud that 50% of…
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March 5, 2021 in Inclusiveness, Podcast

Out now: Femventures – a podcast on adventurous women in tech

Femventures is a podcast by SAP.iO that brings you stories of women who are currently shaping the future of the tech industry. You will hear from women at SAP who are…
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December 7, 2020 in Inclusiveness, New York

Inspiring FinTech Females 2020: the Top 50 Women Transforming Financial Technology

NYC FinTech Women, an organization created to connect, empower and promote women to advance their careers in financial technology (FinTech), continues to celebrate and recognize women who are driving innovation,…
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November 19, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Inclusiveness, New York

The Eyes Have It: The Future Of Human-Machine Relations

Has this ever happened to you? Shopping for fresh vegetables at your local market when you notice that special someone across the aisle? And when your eyes lock, you know…
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October 23, 2020 in Article, Inclusiveness

Venture capital funding bias: Why VC business-as-usual must change

Business as usual. For some, this is a welcome relief. On the contrary, for many underrepresented founders, when VCs utter that phrase, it’s not always welcome news. Venture capital funding…
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October 19, 2020 in Fund, Foundries, Press, Inclusiveness

Henkel hosts ideation hackathon for female entrepreneurs

Henkel’s open innovation and collaboration platform, Henkel dx Ventures, will host its second Xathon, a female ideation hackathon. This year’s main partner is “Global Digital Women”. The hackathon aims to empower…
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September 23, 2020 in Inclusiveness, No Boundaries Event

SAP.iO No Boundaries Partners with Les Déterminés to Support Entrepreneurship in Working-Class Neighborhoods and Rural Areas

SAP France announces that its SAP.iO Foundry Paris accelerator is supporting the 12th promotion of the association Les Déterminés, whose mission is to develop entrepreneurship in working-class neighborhoods and rural areas.…
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June 29, 2020 in Fund, Blog, Inclusiveness, New York

Investing in Female Founders — Lessons from Behavioral Finance, Gender Research and Real Life Experiences

A story of a conversation between an academic researcher, VC investor, CVC investor and an entrepreneur 2019 brought more female-founded unicorns than ever before, and more new female partners at VC firms. Despite this…
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April 7, 2020 in Article, Inclusiveness

“Have a good understanding of your strengths.” with Penny Bauder & Vanessa Liu

Vanessa Liu is the VP of SAP.iO, a global organization responsible for building an ecosystem of startups around SAP. In her role, she is overseeing SAP.iO’s North American Foundries in…
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May 4, 2021 in Press, Portfolio News, HR & People Engagement

Timeshifter selected as one of Fast Company’s 2021 World Changing Ideas

Timeshifter is recognized by Fast Company for its accomplishments in translating sleep and circadian neuroscience into real-world tools with the potential to improve the lives of billions of people. NEW…
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May 3, 2021 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

ClearMetal Recognized as One of the Four Notable Vendors in 2021 Gartner International Visibility Business Process Context

ClearMetal, the leading SaaS platform for international freight visibility, dynamic transport planning and customer experience, today announced it has been recognized by Gartner as one of the four vendors in…
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April 29, 2021 in Press, Article, Portfolio News

Sustainable Waste Management Platform Goodr Exceeds Goal By $500K In Pre-Series A Funding Round

Goodr, a Black-owned and Atlanta-based sustainable waste management platform, has just announced that they’ve exceeded their own expectations. In a press release announcement, it was revealed that the company raised…
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April 25, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO Startups Deliver Personalized and Holistic Experiences for Consumers on SAP Store

Shifting consumer values are driving new innovations to market at a speed like never before. Consumer products companies must be able to serve consumers by orchestrating an ecosystem that delivers…
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March 9, 2021 in Article, Portfolio News, ERP & Finance

Future Grid: Why Australia Is Proving Grounds For Renewable Energy

Australia is among the most advanced countries worldwide when it comes to renewable energy, making it the ideal proving grounds for Future Grid. This Australian-based startup has developed a SaaS-based solution…
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February 24, 2021 in Foundries, San Francisco, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Crosschq Co-Founder Named to Forbes Next 1000 List

Crosschq, the pioneers of Human Intelligence Hiring™ for building diverse, winning companies, today announced that CEO and Co-Founder Michael Fitzsimmons was named to the Forbes Next 1000 list in the first class of 250 standouts.…
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February 17, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

Verusen and NTT DATA GSL Form Business Alliance to Transform SAP Materials and Inventory Management Deployments Through AI

As manufacturers and businesses ramp up the digital transformation of their supply chains to meet challenging times during the pandemic, Verusen, the Atlanta startup that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning…
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February 17, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, COVID-19, Business Technology Platform

Startup Injects Pandemic Vaccine Cold Chain With a Healthy Dose of High-Tech

The combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) technology (AIoT) may be the biggest disruption to the industrial refrigeration industry since the invention of the first commercial ice-making machine…
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February 3, 2021 in Press, Portfolio News, Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Recovery Index monitoring business recovery in Europe

Shippeo, the European leader in real-time supply chain visibility, releases today an update of its “Supply Chain Recovery Index”. Shippeo tracks nearly 10 million transport orders every year, from 140,000…
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February 2, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Portfolio News

Predictive Trendspotting 2021: How To Genetically Sequence The Lifecycle Of A Trend

Hindsight may be 20/20, but with AI-fueled technology you just might be able to see into the future before anyone else. NWO is a U.S.-based startup piloting a predictive trends platform designed…
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February 2, 2021 in Foundries, Video, Portfolio News, Consumer Industries

Blank Canvas: Fashion Forward Featuring EON

From footwear to jeans to high fashion, the industry is making positive environmental changes due to pressure from passionate consumers who are demanding change. With profiles of companies such as Allbirds, Adidas,…
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January 26, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Portfolio News

SetSail nabs $26M Series A to rethink sales compensation

SetSail wants to upend the way sales people get compensated by paying them throughout the sales cycle, rather than a single commission after the sale closes. Today, the startup announced a…
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April 7, 2021 in Press, Article, San Francisco, CRM & Customer Experience

SetSail Debuts New AI-powered Solutions to Help Sales Teams Unlock More Revenue

SetSail, the AI-powered micro-incentives platform for sales, will unveiled multiple new product features on at the company’s first annual SetSail Voyage virtual conference. New SetSail features include a signal-based coaching…
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February 24, 2021 in Foundries, San Francisco, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Crosschq Co-Founder Named to Forbes Next 1000 List

Crosschq, the pioneers of Human Intelligence Hiring™ for building diverse, winning companies, today announced that CEO and Co-Founder Michael Fitzsimmons was named to the Forbes Next 1000 list in the first class of 250 standouts.…
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January 28, 2021 in Foundries, Press, San Francisco, Funding Announcement, Supply Chain Management

Verusen raises $8 million to reconcile supply chain data using AI

Atlanta, Georgia-based Verusen, a startup leveraging AI to build a connected supply chain, today raised $8 million in a series A round co-led by Forte Ventures and Flyover Capital. The company…
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December 16, 2020 in Blog, San Francisco, Interview

SAP Startup Spotlight: Cloverleaf

SAP invests in a lot of promising startups, and it’s sometimes hard to keep track of all of them. E-3 Magazine has selected the most interesting companies to showcase in…
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November 19, 2020 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News, COVID-19

SAP.iO Startup Cuéntame Supports Mental Health in the Workplace

In 2020, the global pandemic and the related economic uncertainty have increased stress levels for employees around the world. The loss of productivity caused by the surge in mental health…
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November 11, 2020 in San Francisco, Portfolio News

Knockri Named a Top Startup for Tackling Racial Bias & Discrimination

Startus Insights analyzed 326 startups & scaleups tackling racial bias and discrimination. Knockri, a member of SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco's HR Tech Cohort was named one of their top 5…
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November 9, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Article, San Francisco, Network & Spend Management

SAP Startup Spotlight: RoadGoat

Kurosh Hashemi is the founder and CEO of RoadGoat. Prior to starting RoadGoat, Kurosh founded and led the Ultraviolet LED Lighting business at Philips Lighting, which was acquired by Apollo Management. Kurosh…
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October 7, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco for “Future of Work” Startups

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) earlier last week kicked off its virtual accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work, at SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco. The…
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October 6, 2020 in Foundries, Video, San Francisco

How Olivia by Paradox Improved BOK’s Recruiting Process

In a bid to modernise their recruiting process, BOK Financial needed to find a solution that could easily integrate with its existing SAP SuccessFactors tech stack. According to Maciel, the company needed…
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September 25, 2020 in Foundries, San Francisco, HR & People Engagement

Building an Ecosystem of Innovation for HR Leaders with SAP.iO

With so many changes in the workplace, companies need access to solutions that enable them to be flexible and innovative. Through SAP.iO Fund and SAP.iO Foundries, SAP helps ensure that customers can…
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September 1, 2020 in Foundries, Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News, Network & Spend Management

Jet-Set Offset Swaps Your Frequent Flyer Guilt for Sustainable Air Travel

The air travel industry is waking up to a post-pandemic world filled with people who have a heightened awareness of climate change and sustainability. The entrepreneurs behind Jet-Set Offset are turning these…
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May 14, 2020 in San Francisco, Portfolio News, Funding Announcement

Portland travel startup raises $1.5M despite Covid-19 travel turmoil

Portland travel startup raises $1.5M despite Covid-19 travel turmoi. The startup has carved a niche in the travel industry with software to help media, entertainment and production groups plan critical…
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May 11, 2021 in New York, Funding Announcement, ERP & Finance

Gappify, Inc. Announces Closing of Equity Financing

Gappify, Inc. ("Gappify"), a provider of digital workers for the accounting enterprise, today announced that it has completed a financing round led by Stage 2 Capital. As part of the…
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April 20, 2021 in Foundries, New York, Press Release, Supply Chain Management

Cogniac Announces Visual Operations Intelligence Platform for Cloud-based Solutions from SAP

 Cogniac Corporation (“Cogniac”) today announced that its Visual Operations Intelligence platform is now available on SAP® Store. Cogniac’s AI, machine vision platform complements the industry cloud portfolio from SAP for automotive and industrial machinery…
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March 22, 2021 in Foundries, Video, New York, ERP & Finance, Supply Chain Management

Three inspiring leaders pushing industry limits

Innovation happens at the edge. We need it to move business forward, to stay agile, and to stay relevant. That's why we set out to find companies with leaders who…
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January 18, 2021 in Foundries, New York, Podcast, Supply Chain Management

Exploring How Diversity Fuels Innovation at the Intersection of Supply Chain, Technology, Sustainability, and Gender Equity with Sallie Jian

In episode 50, you'll hear insights on top skills needed in the tech world, what's driving leadership in global supply chains, the common threads of success in scaling innovation, and…
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December 22, 2020 in Foundries, Press, New York, Portfolio News

BigID Raises $70M to Become New York’s Newest Unicorn

’s estimated that the total amount of data is expected to reach 59 zettabytes this year with 90% of that data created in the last two years alone. With such…
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December 16, 2020 in Blog, New York

What the Rockefeller Center Tree Means for Last-Mile Deliveries

The celebrated Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree arrived in New York recently, ready to take its place as the epicenter of the 2020 holidays. This perennial centerpiece of millions of photos…
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December 7, 2020 in Inclusiveness, New York

Inspiring FinTech Females 2020: the Top 50 Women Transforming Financial Technology

NYC FinTech Women, an organization created to connect, empower and promote women to advance their careers in financial technology (FinTech), continues to celebrate and recognize women who are driving innovation,…
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December 4, 2020 in Foundries, Blog, New York

The Circularity Gap: 630 billion reasons the U.S. should implement a circular economy

For 200+ years, our planet has accepted a linear economic model, where we harvest and extract materials, use them to manufacture some sort of product, and then either our employees…
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November 19, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Inclusiveness, New York

The Eyes Have It: The Future Of Human-Machine Relations

Has this ever happened to you? Shopping for fresh vegetables at your local market when you notice that special someone across the aisle? And when your eyes lock, you know…
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November 16, 2020 in Foundries, New York, Podcast

Exploring Circular Technology That Enables Sustainability, Inclusion, Net-Zero Waste, and Circular Cities with Dr. Garry Cooper of Rheaply

Dr. Garry Copper, neuroscientist turned sustainability technologist and circularity advocate had a pivotal moment - that our field is one-noted and we need to build a reuse bridge to capture…
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November 16, 2020 in Foundries, New York, Podcast, Discrete Industries

Computer vision in supply chain – a chat with Cogniac

Cogniac is a company that uses convolutional neural networks to quickly and painlessly automate visual inspection tasks in all kinds of scenarios. I invited Cogniac CEO Chuck Myers, and Cogniac…
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November 13, 2020 in Foundries, New York, Podcast

Foundry New York startup Rheaply Featured on The Digital Supply Chain podcast

We live on a planet of finite resources so it makes a lot of sense to make the maximum possible use of all the resources we have. This is the…
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May 11, 2021 in Press, Berlin, Consumer Industries

DataRobot Acquires Zepl to Enhance Enterprise AI Platform Capabilities for Advanced Data Scientists

DataRobot, the leader in enterprise AI, today announced the acquisition of Zepl, a cloud data science and analytics platform. The acquisition — unveiled today at DataRobot’s virtual conference, AI Experience Worldwide — will…
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April 23, 2021 in Press, Berlin, Munich, Consumer Industries

Sustainable Business Is Better Business for All

Sustainability is the business challenge of our lifetimes. Customers are increasingly educated and demand products and services that minimize negative environmental impact. Investors are integrating climate risk in their portfolio…
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April 21, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, Consumer Industries

With Stylumia, Real-Time Data Intelligence Powers Competitive Retail Advantage

Consumer fashion may be among the most unpredictable markets on the planet, but one startup in India has created a demand sensing platform based on artificial intelligence (AI) that combines…
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April 13, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Berlin, Business Technology Platform

With Data And Analytics, Consumer Products Companies Seize New ‘Moment Of Opportunity’

Since 2015 and the rise of e-commerce hyper scalers,  we have witnessed a fundamental shift in consumer behavior, one that has dramatically accelerated due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to…
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April 8, 2021 in Press, Berlin, Supply Chain Management

Cardano Foundation Announces Partnership With Supply Chain Traceability Solution Scantrust

The Cardano foundation has announced a partnership with Scantrust, a supply chain traceability solution, in order to streamline the supply chain management process, as well as optimising security.   Scantrust is…
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April 1, 2021 in Article, Berlin, Consumer Industries

Fashion Tech India: Real-Time AI Data Drives Competitive Retail Advantage

Consumer fashion may be among the most unpredictable markets on the planet, but one startup in India has created an AI-based demand sensing platform that combines the brilliance of data…
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March 25, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, Supply Chain Management

Sustainable Farming: Agranimo Integrates with SAP BTP

Despite the ongoing debate of whether it's a fruit or a vegetable, the avocado has been an export hit around the globe. Avocados are grown in the southern hemisphere but…
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January 26, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Berlin, Energy & Natural Resources

For the First Time, Vegetation Risk to the Entire US Electrical Transmission Grid Has Been Analyzed With Satellite Data

For the first time in history, vegetation encroachment risk to the entire publicly available U.S. transmission grid has been analyzed from space by the Berlin-based startup LiveEO. The goal of this…
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October 21, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, New York

Startups Are Re-Defining Cybersecurity As A Driver For Growth

Imagine a world where businesses execute strategies without worrying about securing data. Now imagine a world where fast paced cybersecurity capabilities enable trusted data to become a source for growth.…
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October 7, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Berlin, Portfolio News

Helping Startups Turn Untapped Data into New Business Opportunities for SAP Customers

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced its first data and analytics-focused SAP.iO Foundry Berlin startup accelerator program. Seven startups have been chosen to participate in the virtual fall cohort held in collaboration with the…
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September 3, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, COVID-19

SAP Boosts Industry-Wide Innovation with Startup Partnerships

The COVID-19 pandemic is an extreme test in business agility, particularly across some of the hardest hit industries like healthcare, supermarkets, and manufacturing. Iristrace, a European-based startup, has developed a cloud-based platform…
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August 28, 2020 in Foundries, Berlin, Portfolio News

Germany’s Fastest Growing Startups Top 100

In celebration of Germany's impressive innovation ecosystem and the entrepreneurs that make it so, GlassDollar curates a monthly list of the 100 fastest-growing startups in the country. Check out some…
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May 11, 2021 in Foundries, Munich, Funding Announcement, CRM & Customer Experience

Final-mile fulfillment startup parcelLab closes $112M Series C funding led by Insight Partners

Munich-based parcelLab, which offers a final-mile fulfillment service for online retailers, has closed a $112 million (GB£80 million) Series C funding round led by the U.S. VC/PE firm Insight Partners. Germany’s…
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April 23, 2021 in Press, Berlin, Munich, Consumer Industries

Sustainable Business Is Better Business for All

Sustainability is the business challenge of our lifetimes. Customers are increasingly educated and demand products and services that minimize negative environmental impact. Investors are integrating climate risk in their portfolio…
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January 7, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Munich, Consumer Industries

Every Return Saved Is a Win for Consumers, Brands, and the Planet

If the CEO of Presize has his way, clothing returns will be a relic of the past, and online retail brands will not sacrifice business for the sake of the environment. The…
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November 1, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Munich, COVID-19

With a SAP collaboration and a round A underway, Pico comes out punching from Covid-19 crisis

The Israeli startup is currently working with over 60 sports teams globally from some of the biggest leagues in the world and was selected to take part in SAP's first-ever…
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October 13, 2020 in Foundries, Munich, Portfolio News

“Presize.ai” secures the mega-deal

With their start-up “Presize.ai” Tomislav Tomov (28) and Leon Szeli (26) want to change online clothing shipping. Because clothes that are ordered online cannot be tried on beforehand, there are tons…
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September 18, 2020 in Foundries, Press Release, Munich, Portfolio News, Service Industries

SAP.iO Co-Leads Innovation with Munich’s SAP Garden

SAP announced its first-ever fan experience–focused startup accelerator program. From the latest SAP.iO Foundry location in Munich, eight startups have been chosen to participate in the upcoming fall cohort held in…
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March 10, 2020 in Foundries, Berlin, Munich, Portfolio News

Les accélérateurs SAP.iO Foundry de Munich et de Berlin vont accélérer deux startups françaises : Alcméon et Fretlink

Paris – SAP SE (NYSE) : SAP.iO Foundry Munich et SAP.iO Foundry Berlin annoncent le lancement de leurs nouvelles promotions de startups qui auront pour thème respectif le marketing & e-commerce…
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February 20, 2020 in Foundries, Munich, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Kicks Off Second Acceleration Program for Marketing and Commerce Startups in Munich, Germany

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has announced the six startups joining the latest SAP.iO Foundry Munich cohort focused on innovative marketing and commerce solutions. Working closely with SAP Customer Experience teams and UnternehmerTUM,…
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February 18, 2020 in Foundries, Munich

SAP Foundry: Accelerator For Startups Focusing On B2B Customers

SAP Foundry Munich is an accelerator program that helps B2B startups develop customer-friendly solutions. Of course, one goal is being able to use the solutions for SAP itself. However, the…
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December 19, 2019 in Munich, Portfolio News

Labs Talk – Feature: SAP.io Foundry Start-Ups II

To finish off the year, we take one more peek at SAP.io Munich Foundry’s Fall Cohort. In part two of our start-up feature we speak with Mathias Stiefel, CEO of…
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December 12, 2019 in Article, Berlin, Munich

A win-win situation for both parties: SAP.iO Foundry brings London & Partners on board as a mentor

SAP, the market leader in business software, has founded the SAP.iO Foundry to support young companies, in order to promote innovation both inside and outside the SAP world. The participating…
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December 12, 2019 in Munich, Portfolio News

Labs Talk – Feature: SAP.iO Foundry Start-Ups

In this first of two special feature episodes we take a look at SAP.io Munich Foundry’s Fall Cohort. Julian Krenge, CTO of Parcellab, and Babak Mirzaie, CEO of Expivi, tell…
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April 14, 2021 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP.iO Foundry Paris Accelerates Agribusiness Startups in New Program

SAP launched an agribusiness-focused virtual startup accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Paris. The eight international startups have been selected by a jury of SAP experts, partners, customers and investment funds to…
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March 30, 2021 in Article, Paris, CRM & Customer Experience

Stockly lets e-commerce websites sell out-of-stock items from a shared inventory

Meet Stockly, a French startup that keeps the inventory of various e-commerce websites in sync. When you see an out-of-stock item on an e-commerce website, chances are you leave that website…
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January 8, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Paris

SAP.iO recherche des startups AgTech & GreenTech pour ses deux nouveaux programmes d’accélération

SAP.iO Foundry Paris lance un nouvel appel à candidatures pour son programme d’accélération de startups orientées agri-business. Cette 6ème promotion de l’accélérateur de startups de SAP retiendra 6 à 10 pépites…
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December 7, 2020 in Foundries, Video, Paris

SAP.iO Foundry Paris – Two Years and Counting

🥳 SAP.iO Foundry Paris is celebrating its two-year anniversary. Experience the journey with us in this look back at the last two exhilarating years. 🥳
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November 13, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Paris

SAP.iO Foundry Paris saison 5: ces huit start-ups bousculent le procurement

Pour cette nouvelle promotion française, SAP.iO se concentre sur les technologies de gestion de l’approvisionnement. Aperçu des 8 start-ups avec Sébastien Gibier, directeur de l’accélérateur SAP. Lire la suite
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October 28, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Paris

La qualité de vie au travail, une opportunité grandissante pour les startups françaises ?

On ne vous apprend rien : la qualité de vie au travail, ou QVT, est devenue en quelques années un enjeu central pour les entreprises du monde entier. Alliée de…
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October 14, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for Procurement Startups

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris kicked off its new accelerator program focused on procurement. Over the next 10 weeks, SAP will accelerate eight startups selected for their innovative approaches…
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October 1, 2020 in Foundries, Blog, Paris

Les relations simples : la nouvelle innovation venue des startups

Quelque part au cours de la vie économique du XXᵉ siècle, le monde de l’entreprise s’est peu à peu enfermé dans une conception froide, où le secret et l’opacité étaient…
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September 23, 2020 in Foundries, Video, Paris

SAP.iO #No Boundaries partners with Les Déterminés

SAP.iO partners with Les Déterminés to Support Entrepreneurship in Working-Class Neighborhoods and Rural Areas. SAP France announces that its SAP.iO Foundry Paris accelerator is supporting the 12th promotion of the…
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September 22, 2020 in Foundries, Paris

Une rentrée offensive sur le cloud pour SAP France

Comme d’autres grands éditeurs, SAP a pris conscience il y a plusieurs années du rôle important des start-ups pour l’aider à faire progresser ses offres. Son programme SAP.io a déjà…
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August 3, 2020 in Article, Paris

Gérald Karsenti : “Entre L’Usage Et La Tech, L’Usage Est Le Plus Important”

Il y a deux ans, SAP France, grand nom de l’édition de logiciels, avait promis deux milliards d’euros d’investissement au Président de la République. Forbes France a fait le point…
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July 28, 2020 in Video, Paris, Interview

Gérald Karsenti (SAP France) : “SAP est la seule capable de rivaliser avec les américains !”

Forum Choose France et attractivité de la France, investissement de SAP en France, stratégie de développement de la filiale française : Gérald Karsenti, Président-Directeur Général de SAP France, revient sur…
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May 2, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP Foundry, Publicis to Launch Accelerator with 7 New Startups

SAP.iO, the investment arm of German multinational SAP SE, announced last month that it has launched its SAP.iO Foundry startup accelerator in Tel Aviv, focused on consumer engagement. The accelerator program was…
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April 26, 2021 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv Consumer Engagement Cohort Spring 2021

Meet the 7 amazing startups who were selected to join SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv's Consumer Engagement program in collaboration with Publicis Sapient!
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April 25, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

These SAP.iO startups deliver personalized and holistic experiences for consumers on SAP Store

Shifting consumer values are driving new innovations to market at a speed like never before. Consumer Products companies must be able to serve consumers by orchestrating an ecosystem that delivers…
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April 25, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO Startups Deliver Personalized and Holistic Experiences for Consumers on SAP Store

Shifting consumer values are driving new innovations to market at a speed like never before. Consumer products companies must be able to serve consumers by orchestrating an ecosystem that delivers…
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April 20, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv announced 7 startups to joint its next program with Publicis Sapient

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv launched yesterday its startup accelerator program focused on consumer engagement, together with the digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient. Seven startups have been selected to join…
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April 19, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, CRM & Customer Experience

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv Joins Publicis Sapient to Accelerate Consumer Engagement Startups

 SAP has teamed up with digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient to launch a consumer engagement–focused startup accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv. Seven startups have been selected for the…
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April 8, 2021 in Press, Tel Aviv, Energy & Natural Resources

Ynni Energy Engagement & Personalised Services from NET2GRID Now Available on SAP® Store

NET2GRID announced that its Ynni Energy Engagement & Personalised Services solution is now available on SAP® Store. Built on SAP Business Technology Platform, the solution delivers energy insight and user…
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March 22, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv

SAP Startup Spotlight: Getting To Know SAP.iO

In every interview in our SAP Startup Spotlight series, we ask startups how the involvement of SAP.iO has impacted their journey. But what is SAP.iO, exactly? Stephanie Horwitz is the…
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March 14, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Energy & Natural Resources, Business Technology Platform

Innovative Solutions in the Utilities Industry for a Sustainable Future

SAP’s Commitment to Sustainability Through Utilities Industry Support Over 10 years ago, SAP made sustainability a long-term strategic goal in line with its vision of improving people’s lives and helping…
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March 11, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Energy & Natural Resources, ERP & Finance

Getting Energized to Level the Playing Field

A conversation with Amanda Niklaus, PPA Transaction Manager in the renewable industry. The Road Less Traveled What initially drew you to the energy industry? During my Master’s studies, there was…
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February 17, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News, COVID-19, Business Technology Platform

Startup Injects Pandemic Vaccine Cold Chain With a Healthy Dose of High-Tech

The combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) technology (AIoT) may be the biggest disruption to the industrial refrigeration industry since the invention of the first commercial ice-making machine…
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February 15, 2021 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

Engaging Consumers With The Latest Shelf Innovations

In this 30-minute session, Industry experts at SAP, NielsenIQ, ARpalus, and SRP share the latest trends and insights in the consumer industries, and the innovative solutions changing how retailers and…
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October 23, 2020 in Foundries, Press Release, Bangalore

SAP.iO Announces Six Innovative Indian Startup Participants in the First SAP.iO Foundry Bangalore

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced its first SAP.iO Foundry accelerator in Bangalore and the six participating Indian startups. The SAP.iO program is part of SAP’s innovation strategy and designed to accelerate early-stage…
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July 8, 2020 in Bangalore

Launching SAP.iO Bangalore

Super excited to launch SAP.iO Foundry Bangalore for the first time in the Indian subcontinent!
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October 7, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Tokyo, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo Kicks Off Accelerator Program Focused on Consumer Products

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced its first consumer-products-focused business-to-business technology accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo. The cohort will comprise four early-stage startups in the retail, consumer goods and distribution industries. “COVID-19 has…
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March 11, 2020 in Article, Tokyo

Startup Guide Tokyo: how this global tech hub is reinventing itself for a new wave of entrepreneurs

With a GDP of $5 trillion, Japan’s market is the third-largest economy in the world. Japanese customers are known to be sophisticated, and demand high standards of proof of concept.…
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September 3, 2019 in Tokyo, Portfolio News

“Estie pro” released to improve the efficiency of investment management operations of real estate professional investors with technology

Real estate tech startup Estie officially released a new service " Estie pro " on September 3 to support the investment and management operations of developers and real estate institutional…
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August 22, 2019 in Foundries, Tokyo, Singapore

Exclusive: Maggie Buggie, SVP and Global Head of Innovation Services and Solutions, SAP SE

This year, we’re celebrating the 30thanniversary of SAP in APJ and I’m so excited by what the future holds for our customers, as the pace of innovation continues. I’m so…
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August 14, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Tokyo

Sky is the Limit: Spirit of Innovation in SAP Asia

Blog written by Christian Klein, COO & Executive Board Member of SAP Tomorrow’s SAP starts today. Having just returned from an amazing trip in Japan, South Korea and China, it’s…
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August 13, 2019 in Foundries, Press, Video, Tokyo, Singapore

‘No doubt’ that 5G will help start-ups, says SAP

Scott Russell of SAP says many start-ups in the company's accelerator programs in Asia are using artificial intelligence and machine learning. Watch Video
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August 5, 2019 in Foundries, Press Coverage, Tokyo, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off First SAP.iO Foundry in Asia

SAP announced the launch of the first SAP.iO Foundry in Asia: SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo. Over the next 12 weeks, SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo will accelerate five business-to-business (B2B) Japanese technology startups,…
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August 5, 2019 in Foundries, Press Coverage, Tokyo, Portfolio News

Software giant SAP launches the first SAP.iO Tokyo cohort to accelerate B2B Japanese tech startups

Back in January, we wrote about SAP when the German software giant and maker of enterprise software announced the launch of its SAP.iO No Boundaries initiative to fund and incubate…
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August 5, 2019 in Foundries, Press Release, Tokyo

SAP Kicks Off First SAP.iO Foundry in Asia

The first SAP.iO Foundry in Asia has launched: SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo. Over the next 12 weeks, SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo will accelerate five business-to-business (B2B) Japanese technology startups, providing them access…
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June 3, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Press, Article, Tokyo

SAP to launch its first Asian startup incubator in Japan

SAP, one of the world's biggest enterprise software companies, is about to launch its first startup accelerator in Asia and has picked Japan for its first foothold in the region.…
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February 4, 2019 in Foundries, Press Release, Tokyo

SAPジャパン、スタートアップ向けアクセラレーションプログラム 「SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo」を開設

SAPジャパン株式会社(本社:東京都千代田区、代表取締役社長:福田 譲、以下 SAPジャパン)は、本日、スタートアップ向けのアクセラレーションプログラム「SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo(エスエーピーアイオー・ファウンドリー・トウキョウ)」を発表するとともに、支援対象となるスタートアップの募集を開始しました。今回は6~10社のスタートアップを選考し、2019年6月から12週間にわたるスタートアップ支援プログラムを展開予定です。 Read More
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November 17, 2020 in Foundries, Singapore, Portfolio News

Beyond Smart Cities: How Drones And Robotics Revolutionize Building Inspections

Underneath the gleaming surface of modern megacities is an archaic patchwork of antiquated building inspection processes long overdue for a 21st Century makeover. Meet H3 Dynamics, a cloud-based inspection services platform that’s…
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October 21, 2020 in Foundries, Singapore

SAP.iO Startup Feature – Pulsifi

How do HR professionals ensure that they consistently hire and develop talent with the rights skills to lead their organization towards success? Meet Pulsifi, an AI-driven predictive analytics and people…
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October 21, 2020 in Foundries, Singapore

SAP.iO Startup Highlight – Clarity by Hybird

Find out how Clarity, a cloud-based visual asset inspection platform that is integrated with SAP’s Intelligent Asset Management suite including the Asset Intelligence Network (AIN), is able to help asset-intensive…
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October 9, 2020 in Foundries, Singapore, Portfolio News, Financial Services

SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Launches FinTech and COVID-19 Recovery Acceleration Program

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today kicked off the SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Fall 2020 acceleration program focused on COVID-19 recovery, FinTech and spend management. The selected business-to-business startups will help SAP’s customers extend the value of their…
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July 19, 2020 in Foundries, Singapore, Portfolio News, COVID-19

Mobile Robotics Startup Powers Warehouse Productivity Safely

When Rahul Nambiar, co-founder and CEO of Botsync, transformed his passion for robotics into autonomous mobile robots with three other co-founders, little did they imagine their efforts will become key…
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July 17, 2020 in Foundries, Blog, Singapore, COVID-19

Supporting Innovations to Reduce Risk for Critical Infrastructure Essential Workers

Across the world, individuals, communities, and businesses are struggling with changing regulations imposed to counter the COVID-19 pandemic. From lockdowns followed by the easing of those measures to renewed restrictions…
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March 26, 2020 in Foundries, Press Coverage, Singapore, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Launches Industry 4.0 Startup Acceleration Program

kicked off a new SAP.iO Foundry Singapore program, with five international startups that will help SAP customers become Industry 4.0 businesses and go beyond digital manufacturing to seamlessly connect all…
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March 26, 2020 in Foundries, Press Release, Singapore, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry Singapore Launches Industry 4.0 Startup Acceleration Program

SINGAPORE — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today kicked off a new SAP.iO Foundry Singapore program, with five international startups that will help SAP customers become Industry 4.0 businesses and go…
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October 29, 2019 in Singapore, Portfolio News

Making innovation real at Intelligent Enterprise Demo Day

Innovation is currently a hot topic on the agenda of all corporates. Nearly all of them want to ‘make innovation real’. That is, they desire to harness innovation as the…
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October 29, 2019 in Singapore, Interview

Sustainable Singapore: Sustainability at Geo Energy

Coal mining group Geo Energy says that sustainable practices form the core of their overall strategy and is an integral part of everything they do. Tung Kum Hon, CEO of Geo…
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October 21, 2019 in Article, Singapore

Asia set to eclipse US as world’s venture capital powerhouse

Southeast Asia also enjoys strong government backing for entrepreneurship, backed by a rising, affluent, middle class, said Scott Russell, president for Asia Pacific Japan at German software provider SAP, whose…
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October 7, 2019 in Press Release, Singapore, Portfolio News

Smart credit fintech startup Flowcast nabs US$3M Series A funding from ING Ventures, BitRock Capital

The company noted that the proceeds of this round will be used to fund the acceleration of Flowcast’s go-to-market strategy, global market expansion especially in Singapore and the APAC region,…
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