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January 11, 2019 in Video, New York, Event

Foundry New York Winter 2019 Cohort Launch Video

Watch the livestream from the launch of our New York Foundry's Social Impact Cohort Launch Event. (more…)
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January 7, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, New York

Announcing the SAP.iO Foundry NY Winter 2019 Cohort of Enterprise Social Impact Tech Startups

Today, we are thrilled to welcome eight companies comprising our second class at SAP.iO Foundry NY. For this cohort, we wanted to take our vision of inclusive entrepreneurship a step…
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December 7, 2018 in Video, Berlin

SAP.iO Foundry Berlin 2018 Demo Day Video

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December 7, 2018 in Video, Paris

SAP.iO Foundry Paris Cohort 2018

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December 7, 2018 in Press, Article, Paris

SAP fördert Start-ups von Frauen

Im Kino Babylon findet am Mittwochabend eine besondere Vorführung statt. Zehn Start-ups stellen ihre Geschäftsidee und den Stand der Entwicklung vor. Weview beispielsweise will zum „Youtube für Produktbewertungen“ werden. Die Berliner bieten…
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November 29, 2018 in Article, Berlin

Helping Enterprises Scale their Customer Service

Ultimate.ai helps enterprises scale their customer service in chat, email, and social. We help agents work faster and smarter, not harder, by providing them AI tools that augment their workflows.…
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November 23, 2018 in Blog, Berlin

What Is A Blockchain Challenge and How to Pull It Off?

We announced the winners of the first ever Aviation Blockchain Challenge in partnership with the Lufthansa Group, last month — wrapping up a six-week period of high intensity (akin to bitcoin trading circa 2017). We…
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November 5, 2018 in Video, Inclusiveness

Why Open Innovation and Inclusive Entrepreneurship matters more than ever

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Foundry San Francisco

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September 13, 2018 in Article, San Francisco

SAP SuccessFactors builds open co-creation community

SAP is bringing a new element of automation to Human Resources (HR) with a new open community designed to create purpose-built and easy-to-consume HR applications. Read More
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September 13, 2018 in San Francisco, Newsbyte

SAP Builds New HR Community with Simple Solutions to Big Problems

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that it is building an open community of purpose-built and easy-to-consume applications designed to tackle the most critical people issues facing human resources (HR)…
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August 27, 2018 in Blog, Inclusiveness, San Francisco

Top 4 tips from Latino Entrepreneurs

The Latino population is large and growing and their contributions to the US economy are remarkable. Over 350,000 businesses are owned by Latinos, creating nearly 3 million American jobs, and…
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June 20, 2018 in Blog, San Francisco

SAP.iO Foundry SF Demo Day Spring 2018 — Three Months of Building the Intelligent Enterprise

SAP.iO invests in and accelerates startup innovation that strategically expands the Intelligent Ecosystem around SAP’s applications, digital platform, and technology services / APIs. The SAP.iO Foundries are our global network…
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June 14, 2018 in Blog, San Francisco

Everyone’s a Developer

The announcements at the SAP Sapphire Now Conference were the reasons why API Fortress joined the SAP.iO Foundry in SF 3 months ago. SAP recognizes the value of respecting the…
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March 22, 2018 in Blog, San Francisco

Working with SAP

Here at Centrifuge, we have a long history with SAP. Some of us worked as engineers in Walldorf (SAP’s German headquarter) back in the ’90s. With our previous startups we…
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March 19, 2018 in Blog, San Francisco

Accelerating the Future of Intelligent Enterprise in the Heart of Silicon Valley

On March 8th, the SAP.iO Foundry in San Francisco announced its 2018 Spring Cohort, comprised of 10 innovative enterprise software startups building the future of the Intelligent Enterprise. The startups span…
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March 8, 2018 in Video, San Francisco

Foundry San Francisco Cohort Launch

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Foundry New York

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January 11, 2019 in Video, New York, Event

Foundry New York Winter 2019 Cohort Launch Video

Watch the livestream from the launch of our New York Foundry's Social Impact Cohort Launch Event. (more…)
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January 7, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, New York

Announcing the SAP.iO Foundry NY Winter 2019 Cohort of Enterprise Social Impact Tech Startups

Today, we are thrilled to welcome eight companies comprising our second class at SAP.iO Foundry NY. For this cohort, we wanted to take our vision of inclusive entrepreneurship a step…
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November 5, 2018 in Blog, New York

SAP.iO Foundry Lays Groundwork for Enterprise Sales

Was the SAP.iO Foundry worth it?  That’s the question I’m often asked now that our company, Ziggeo, has graduated from SAP.iO’s first NYC cohort. The short answer is: yes — at least, for…
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November 3, 2018 in New York, Event

Culture Shifting Weekend NYC

Culture Shifting Weekend NYC – offers institutional investors, social impact investors, corporate venturers, and the investment community-at-large direct face-to-face engagement with the burgeoning Black venture capitalist GP community. As our…
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October 10, 2018 in Video, New York

Gain a Female Founder’s Perspective on Key Innovation Trends in Customer Experience

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September 10, 2018 in Blog, New York

Post-mortem: SAP.iO NY Foundry Cohort of Women-Led Enterpirse Tech Starups

16 weeks. 150 mentors. 9 enterprise tech startups, with a combined annual revenue run rate of $24MM+. All women-led. This was SAP.iO Foundry NY’s first cohort by numbers, which ended…
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August 15, 2018 in Article, New York

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…
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August 14, 2018 in Article, New York

Large Companies Increasingly Comfortable with Startups as Business Partners

NEW YORK — Large companies increasingly are willing to work with early-stage startups and set up corporate venture capital arms as they pursue digital transformation, venture capitalists said Tuesday at…
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Foundry Berlin

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December 7, 2018 in Video, Berlin

SAP.iO Foundry Berlin 2018 Demo Day Video

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November 29, 2018 in Article, Berlin

Helping Enterprises Scale their Customer Service

Ultimate.ai helps enterprises scale their customer service in chat, email, and social. We help agents work faster and smarter, not harder, by providing them AI tools that augment their workflows.…
Read More
November 23, 2018 in Blog, Berlin

What Is A Blockchain Challenge and How to Pull It Off?

We announced the winners of the first ever Aviation Blockchain Challenge in partnership with the Lufthansa Group, last month — wrapping up a six-week period of high intensity (akin to bitcoin trading circa 2017). We…
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October 22, 2018 in Blog, Berlin

How the SAP.iO Foundry powered by Techstars helped us get our first customer in just 13 weeks

I Can’t believe it’s been a year! The 2nd edition of SAP.iO Foundry powered by Techstars in Berlin is already half way through! Being part of the program last year…
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September 25, 2018 in Berlin, Press Release

Lufthansa and SAP select the nine finalists for the world’s first Aviation Blockchain Challenge

Blockchain is a relatively new technology with enormous potential in various areas of aviation. Even though there is currently no market-ready blockchain application that permanently changes the value chain of…
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September 25, 2018 in Article, Berlin

German software giant sap-bets-on-berlin-as-europes-next-artificial-intelligence-hub

German software maker SAP aims to make Berlin a global hub for AI and tech development Read More
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September 17, 2018 in Blog, Berlin

Introducing the 2018 Berlin Cohort: Are Accelerators the ‘Real Life’ Roller Coaster Ride?

We are on a journey here at SAP.iO Foundry, Powered by Techstars Accelerator, all of us, not just the startups but also the associates, the team and the incredible mentors. The flagship…
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September 17, 2018 in Video, Berlin

Round 2: #SAPiOTechstars Berlin Kick-Off 2018

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Foundry Paris

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December 7, 2018 in Video, Paris

SAP.iO Foundry Paris Cohort 2018

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KyYMnblTqCI 
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December 7, 2018 in Press, Article, Paris

SAP fördert Start-ups von Frauen

Im Kino Babylon findet am Mittwochabend eine besondere Vorführung statt. Zehn Start-ups stellen ihre Geschäftsidee und den Stand der Entwicklung vor. Weview beispielsweise will zum „Youtube für Produktbewertungen“ werden. Die Berliner bieten…
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October 24, 2018 in Blog, Paris

Introducing the Paris Six: Why An AI Foundry in ‘Paris Is A Good Idea’

When Bill McDermott, CEO and Member of the Executive Board of SAP SE, met with Emmanuel Macron, President of France, at the #ChooseFrance summit earlier this year — the meeting resulted in…
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October 18, 2018 in Article, Paris

SAP Inaugure SAP.iO Foundry Paris, son accélérateur de start-up parisien

Annoncé début 2018, SAP.iO Foundry Paris a ouvert ses portes ce 17 octobre 2018 dans le 9e arrondissement. Pour sa première promo, l’accélérateur parisien de SAP accueille 6 start-up. Elles…
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October 17, 2018 in Paris, Press Release

SAP kicks off SAP.iO Foundries Location in Paris

PARIS — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today launched its first location in Paris for SAP.iO Foundries. The Paris location is designed to help and support business-to-business (B2B) startups build innovative software and deliver high…
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October 16, 2018 in Article, Paris

SAP parie sur les start-up pour continuer à innover

Comment faire de ses concurrents potentiels, des alliés? L'Allemand SAP a trouvé la solution avec son fonds d'investissement et ses accélérateurs de start-up. Mardi soir, il a inauguré l'adresse parisienne de SAP.iO…
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October 16, 2018 in Article, Paris

L’accélérateur de startups SAP.iO Foundry ouvre ses portes à Paris

Près de cinquante startups françaises bénéficieront de l’accompagnement de SAP.iO Foundry à Paris. Ce réseau mondial d’accélérateur de startups aide les startups B2B à créer des solutions innovants et complémentaires en bénéficiant du…
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January 22, 2018 in Article, Paris

Germany’s SAP backs Macron with 2 bln euro French spending plan

MUNICH/PARIS, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Germany’s SAP has committed to spend more than 2 billion euros ($2.5 billion) in France over five years, in one of the largest investments announced…
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Foundry Tel Aviv

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August 26, 2018 in Blog, Tel Aviv

The beginning of a journey: SAP.iO Fund’s first year in the Israeli ecosystem

It’s been just over a year since the SAP.iO Fund (& Foundries) opened offices in Tel Aviv, a year where we put our efforts into making an impact as well…
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February 13, 2018 in Video, Tel Aviv

The Junction by F2 Capital – Wave 18 Founders Camp Video

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March 27, 2018 in Fund, Article

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…
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Inclusiveness

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November 5, 2018 in Article, Inclusiveness

SAP: Imagine if we can work together and make inclusion a Fact

SAP Chief Strategy Officer Deepak Krishnamurthy said at the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, “Imagine if we can work together and make inclusion a fact.” Additionally, Alexa Gorman, who is SVP,…
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November 5, 2018 in Video, Inclusiveness

Why Open Innovation and Inclusive Entrepreneurship matters more than ever

https://www.youtube.com/embed/PE2cwcIKE9k
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August 27, 2018 in Blog, Inclusiveness, San Francisco

Top 4 tips from Latino Entrepreneurs

The Latino population is large and growing and their contributions to the US economy are remarkable. Over 350,000 businesses are owned by Latinos, creating nearly 3 million American jobs, and…
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May 10, 2018 in Article, Inclusiveness

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,…
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April 2, 2018 in Blog, Inclusiveness

Top 9 tips for accelerating your career

Last week I had the honor of emceeing the “Femigrants of Silicon Valley” event organized by Femigrants Foundation — a network of entrepreneurs and professionals that is committed to empowering and inspiring immigrant…
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March 17, 2018 in Blog, Inclusiveness

The power of empowering immigrant women

Immigrants face many challenges and fears. They need to adapt quickly to a new culture, learn a new language, deal with homesickness and go above and beyond in interviews to…
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November 9, 0218 in Blog, Inclusiveness

Inclusive Entrepreneurship at SAP

On November 2–3, 2018, Sallie Jian and Kange Kaneene represented SAP at Culture Shifting Weekend in New York City (CSWNY) alongside SAP’s Deepak Krishnamurthy (Chief Strategy Officer), Judith Williams (Chief…
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