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July 17, 2019 in Video, Portfolio News, Dynamic Content

Startup Innovation Videos

Explore the innovation happening at startups we've funded or accelerated.
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July 16, 2019 in Video, San Francisco, Portfolio News, Dynamic Content

Meet #SAPiOStartups

Learn about the founder experience in our accelerator program in our newest segment, #SAPiOStartups.
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July 16, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Portfolio News

H&M, Microsoft, PVH Corp Collaborate in Circular Fashion Initiative

H&M, Target, PVH Corp, Microsoft, Waste Management and others have collaborated on CircularID, an initiative designed to promote circularity by creating a new standard for communicating information about fashion products.…
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July 11, 2019 in Video, Paris

Sneak Peak of Spring Cohort SAP.iO Foundry Paris

Following the exciting Kickoff in April, the 8  Retail and Customer Experience startups have been working tirelessly with mentors, SAP technical experts and SAP customers to deliver the intelligent enterprise.…
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July 10, 2019 in Foundries, Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring for the Masses

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen matches mentors and mentees from all levels of the…
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July 3, 2019 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Wakeo lève 1,8 million et met la data au service de la logistique

Fondée en 2016, la start-up Wakeo qui promet de fluidifier la logistique des grands groupes, lève 1,8 million d'euros auprès notamment de 50 Partners et de Techstars. Elle compte multiplier…
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June 27, 2019 in Fund, Press, Global

WeGift Closes £4 Million Investment as It Sets to Revolutionise Global Digital Rewards Industry

SAP.iO Fund and Unilever Ventures join Series A investment round as WeGift reports 500 per cent annual revenue growth. This investment round will help WeGift deliver on its vision of…
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June 26, 2019 in Foundries, Video, San Francisco

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco Winter 2019 Cohort Demo Day Video

More than 130 attendees, including VCs, SAP customers and partners, and SAP senior executives attended Demo Day and heard pitches from the 7 HR SAP.iO startups.
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June 25, 2019 in Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring For The Masses: When People Talk, Innovation Happens

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen is matching mentors and mentees from all levels of…
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June 25, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global

SAP.iO Continues to Extend Resources and Investment to Startups

In 2017, SAP.iO, an open innovation model enabling visionary startups to use the power of SAP data, APIs, platform technologies and new business models, launched its two components, the SAP.iO…
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June 21, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Blog, Interview

3 Things with Ram Jambunathan

1. Ram, SAP is a purpose-led organization. What is one thing you do, in life or business, that demonstrates this? I am often asked why we are doing this.  Well,…
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June 20, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness

Gentry Women in Tech Conference 2019

On June 20th, SAP.iO & SAP presented the Gentry Women in Tech Conference 2019, themed: INVESTING IN FUTURE LEADERS in Palo Alto. It brought together some of Silicon Valley’s leading VCs,…
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June 27, 2019 in Fund, Press, Global

WeGift Closes £4 Million Investment as It Sets to Revolutionise Global Digital Rewards Industry

SAP.iO Fund and Unilever Ventures join Series A investment round as WeGift reports 500 per cent annual revenue growth. This investment round will help WeGift deliver on its vision of…
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June 25, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global

SAP.iO Continues to Extend Resources and Investment to Startups

In 2017, SAP.iO, an open innovation model enabling visionary startups to use the power of SAP data, APIs, platform technologies and new business models, launched its two components, the SAP.iO…
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June 21, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Blog, Interview

3 Things with Ram Jambunathan

1. Ram, SAP is a purpose-led organization. What is one thing you do, in life or business, that demonstrates this? I am often asked why we are doing this.  Well,…
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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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May 17, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Video, Paris

Startups and Venture Capital: How to work well together

Comment startups et entreprises de capital risque peuvent mieux travailler ensemble
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May 3, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global, Portfolio News

6 Innovative Startups that are Transforming Customer Experience

The SAP CX Live conference is coming up in just a few days in Orlando and a lot of exciting things are planned for the show. One of the things…
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April 2, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Blog, Global

SAP.iO: Two Years, Three Key Learnings

Once upon a time, the startup vs. big company story was like that of David and Goliath. The large company, comfortable in its market dominance, only to be upset by…
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March 7, 2019 in Fund, Press, Global, Portfolio News

U First Capital will invest with DowDuPont division in IoT and AI

U First Capital is bringing together big companies, venture capitalists, startups, universities, to to explore investments in internet of things (IoT) and artificial intelligence startups. U First Capital’s advisory board has…
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March 4, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Video, Global

SAP.iO Overview Video

Learn more about how SAP.iO is proving that a small input can have a big output. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EkpKsfzPAeI
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January 21, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Inclusiveness, Press Release

SAP.iO No Boundaries to Fund and Incubate Over 200 Startups Led by Women and Minorities

WALLDORF — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced SAP.iO No Boundaries, an initiative to offer venture capital and incubation to underrepresented entrepreneurs. As the first company in the business software industry to do so, SAP…
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January 21, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Press, Inclusiveness, Press Coverage

Inc. Magazine: Venture Fund from SAP Aims to Combat “Sexism, Racism, and Bro-ism”

On Sunday, January 20, software giant SAP became the latest company--and, it says, the only business software company--to target a share of its venture investments directly to women and underrepresented minorities. Its fund, called SAP.iO,…
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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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July 16, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Portfolio News

H&M, Microsoft, PVH Corp Collaborate in Circular Fashion Initiative

H&M, Target, PVH Corp, Microsoft, Waste Management and others have collaborated on CircularID, an initiative designed to promote circularity by creating a new standard for communicating information about fashion products.…
Read More
July 10, 2019 in Foundries, Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring for the Masses

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen matches mentors and mentees from all levels of the…
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July 3, 2019 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Wakeo lève 1,8 million et met la data au service de la logistique

Fondée en 2016, la start-up Wakeo qui promet de fluidifier la logistique des grands groupes, lève 1,8 million d'euros auprès notamment de 50 Partners et de Techstars. Elle compte multiplier…
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June 26, 2019 in Foundries, Video, San Francisco

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco Winter 2019 Cohort Demo Day Video

More than 130 attendees, including VCs, SAP customers and partners, and SAP senior executives attended Demo Day and heard pitches from the 7 HR SAP.iO startups.
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June 25, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global

SAP.iO Continues to Extend Resources and Investment to Startups

In 2017, SAP.iO, an open innovation model enabling visionary startups to use the power of SAP data, APIs, platform technologies and new business models, launched its two components, the SAP.iO…
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June 21, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Blog, Interview

3 Things with Ram Jambunathan

1. Ram, SAP is a purpose-led organization. What is one thing you do, in life or business, that demonstrates this? I am often asked why we are doing this.  Well,…
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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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June 18, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Berlin

Ready, Set, Go: The ‘What’ and ‘Who’ of An SAP.iO Foundry Program

Originally published on Medium by Dima Durah A typical SAP.iO Foundry program spans over 12-weeks and consists of one-on-one mentor meetings, focused workshops, executive visits, SAP customer visits, weekly status-update…
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June 17, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, New York, Portfolio News

Mission driven employee engagement — CariClub is using tech to bridge the gap between talent and nonprofits

Moving to the US when he was just twelve years old, from Saint Lucia, he worked hard through school and college, landing a coveted job on Wall Street. But for…
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June 17, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Munich

Open for Collaboration: SAP.iO Foundry Munich

The SAP.iO Foundry Munich officially launched on May 14th with a gathering of over 100 executives, entrepreneurs, collaborators, and colleagues. Philippe Souidi, Head the new Foundry, moderated the program, which…
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June 14, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Paris

La deuxième promotion de SAP.iO Foundry Paris mentorée par quatre grands groupes

Un véritable tremplin commercial : voilà l’idée derrière la deuxième saison de la SAP.iO Foundry Paris, qui a débuté le 4 avril dernier. Huit startups spécialistes du retail et de…
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June 12, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Inclusiveness

Why we’re partnering with The Riveter

At SAP.iO, we believe that a small input can have a big output. Every day, we help entrepreneurs grow their businesses and deliver solutions that help our 404k+ customers win…
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June 20, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness

Gentry Women in Tech Conference 2019

On June 20th, SAP.iO & SAP presented the Gentry Women in Tech Conference 2019, themed: INVESTING IN FUTURE LEADERS in Palo Alto. It brought together some of Silicon Valley’s leading VCs,…
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June 18, 2019 in Video, Inclusiveness, New York

Food Waste + Hunger are #Solveable

Jasmine Crowe is a social entrepreneur and founder and CEO of Goodr Co., a sustainable food surplus management company that leverages technology to reduce food waste and feed the hungry…
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June 14, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, Global

Capital Database for Women Entrepreneurs

We all know the numbers by now: women CEOs get only about 2.3 percent of all venture capital. At Inc., we want to change that equation. There are now dozens…
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June 12, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Inclusiveness

Why we’re partnering with The Riveter

At SAP.iO, we believe that a small input can have a big output. Every day, we help entrepreneurs grow their businesses and deliver solutions that help our 404k+ customers win…
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June 6, 2019 in Foundries, Berlin, Inclusiveness, Press Release, Featured

Walking the Talk: SAP Invests in Female and Diverse-Led Startups

In support of SAP’s commitment to the United Nation’s Global Goals, SAP.iO Foundries are supporting underrepresented founders in B2B tech. Meet the SAP.iO Foundry Berlin startup cohort and find out what drives them. In…
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May 28, 2019 in Foundries, Inclusiveness, Press Release

SAP and Rawabi Tech Hub Announce Winner of the SAP.iO Rawabi Startup Challenge 2019

SAP SE and Rawabi Tech Hub are proud to announce the winner of the SAP.iO Rawabi Startup Challenge 2019 which supports rising stars of B2B Tech. UBConnect advanced through multiple…
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May 28, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Berlin, Inclusiveness

Diversifizierte Teams sind erfolgreicher als andere

Kurz-Interview. SAP startet ein neues Accelerator-Programm. Der Softwarekonzern will darin Startups fördern, die von Frauen und Angehörigen ethnischer Minderheiten geleitet werden.Read More
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May 16, 2019 in Foundries, Video, Inclusiveness, New York, Portfolio News

Can People with Autism Help Create Next-Generation AI?

Daivergent hires people with autism to train artificial intelligence - and helps them start independent careers. Learn more about Daivergent & Foundry New York. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sxjF9FAz4Mg "Daivergent will be a way…
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May 14, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, Global, Portfolio News

Women-Owned Mobile Startup Leads Microlearning Revolution

Serial entrepreneur, So-Young Kang, is reinventing how people learn, with a personalized, mobile experience. Lightyears ahead of yesterday’s content delivery training, the Gnowbe microlearning mobile platform represents Kang’s life work…
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May 14, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, New York

New York on Tech Announces Judges for the 2019 Innovators & Disruptors Awards

Sallie Jian, Program Manager, SAP.iO chosen as judge for the 2019 Innovators & Disruptors Awards. The Innovators and Disruptors Awards & Ceremony will celebrate the outstanding achievements of 20 leaders in…
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April 25, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, San Francisco

Five Years Strong: Silicon Valley Forum’s 2019 Women in Tech Festival Makes Waves in Silicon Valley and Beyond

Now in its fifth year, the Women in Tech Festival features two days of inspirational talks, panels, keynotes, and startup pitches, as well as networking opportunities. This year the Silicon…
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February 26, 2019 in Blog, Inclusiveness, New York, Portfolio News

Energy Startup: Make The World A Better Place For Our Children’s Children

COI Energy from SAP.iO Foundry New York is on a mission to make enterprises more sustainable. By helping companies optimize energy utilization and reduce their carbon footprint, founder and CEO…
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July 17, 2019 in Video, Portfolio News, Dynamic Content

Startup Innovation Videos

Explore the innovation happening at startups we've funded or accelerated.
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July 16, 2019 in Video, San Francisco, Portfolio News, Dynamic Content

Meet #SAPiOStartups

Learn about the founder experience in our accelerator program in our newest segment, #SAPiOStartups.
Read More
July 16, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Portfolio News

H&M, Microsoft, PVH Corp Collaborate in Circular Fashion Initiative

H&M, Target, PVH Corp, Microsoft, Waste Management and others have collaborated on CircularID, an initiative designed to promote circularity by creating a new standard for communicating information about fashion products.…
Read More
July 10, 2019 in Foundries, Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring for the Masses

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen matches mentors and mentees from all levels of the…
Read More
July 3, 2019 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Wakeo lève 1,8 million et met la data au service de la logistique

Fondée en 2016, la start-up Wakeo qui promet de fluidifier la logistique des grands groupes, lève 1,8 million d'euros auprès notamment de 50 Partners et de Techstars. Elle compte multiplier…
Read More
June 25, 2019 in Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring For The Masses: When People Talk, Innovation Happens

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen is matching mentors and mentees from all levels of…
Read More
June 17, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, New York, Portfolio News

Mission driven employee engagement — CariClub is using tech to bridge the gap between talent and nonprofits

Moving to the US when he was just twelve years old, from Saint Lucia, he worked hard through school and college, landing a coveted job on Wall Street. But for…
Read More
May 16, 2019 in Foundries, Video, Inclusiveness, New York, Portfolio News

Can People with Autism Help Create Next-Generation AI?

Daivergent hires people with autism to train artificial intelligence - and helps them start independent careers. Learn more about Daivergent & Foundry New York. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sxjF9FAz4Mg "Daivergent will be a way…
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May 15, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Paris, Portfolio News

SAP.iO and 25 Startups at Viva Technology Paris — Together a Winning Combination for Innovation

Innovation is a fundamental part of our DNA at SAP. On May 16–18 at Viva Technology in Paris, “the world’s rendezvous for startups & leaders”, SAP will once again demonstrate…
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May 14, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, Global, Portfolio News

Women-Owned Mobile Startup Leads Microlearning Revolution

Serial entrepreneur, So-Young Kang, is reinventing how people learn, with a personalized, mobile experience. Lightyears ahead of yesterday’s content delivery training, the Gnowbe microlearning mobile platform represents Kang’s life work…
Read More
May 10, 2019 in Foundries, Article, New York, Portfolio News

StellarEmploy is Helping Customers Hire Great Employees with Confidence

In the United States, 40% of the labor force is employed in hourly wage jobs earning less than $20 an hour. Although these jobs are the foundation of our economy,…
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May 3, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Global, Portfolio News

6 Innovative Startups that are Transforming Customer Experience

The SAP CX Live conference is coming up in just a few days in Orlando and a lot of exciting things are planned for the show. One of the things…
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Foundry San Francisco

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July 16, 2019 in Video, San Francisco, Portfolio News, Dynamic Content

Meet #SAPiOStartups

Learn about the founder experience in our accelerator program in our newest segment, #SAPiOStartups.
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July 10, 2019 in Foundries, Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring for the Masses

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen matches mentors and mentees from all levels of the…
Read More
June 26, 2019 in Foundries, Video, San Francisco

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco Winter 2019 Cohort Demo Day Video

More than 130 attendees, including VCs, SAP customers and partners, and SAP senior executives attended Demo Day and heard pitches from the 7 HR SAP.iO startups.
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June 25, 2019 in Article, San Francisco, Portfolio News

AI-Based Career Mentoring For The Masses: When People Talk, Innovation Happens

Personalized career development is no longer a perk for the privileged few at the top. An intelligent mentoring app called Ellen is matching mentors and mentees from all levels of…
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May 6, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, San Francisco

It takes a village…

The Last 3 months have been incredibly exciting at SAP.iO San Francisco where we accelerated seven HCM startups building the Future of Work, in close collaboration with SAP SuccessFactors.... Read…
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April 25, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, San Francisco

Five Years Strong: Silicon Valley Forum’s 2019 Women in Tech Festival Makes Waves in Silicon Valley and Beyond

Now in its fifth year, the Women in Tech Festival features two days of inspirational talks, panels, keynotes, and startup pitches, as well as networking opportunities. This year the Silicon…
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January 31, 2019 in Foundries, San Francisco, Press Release

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco for HR Tech Startups

 SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced the launch of the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco Winter 2019 Cohort. During the next three months, SAP will accelerate seven HR technology startups from across the globe…
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January 29, 2019 in Inclusiveness, San Francisco

SAP.iO & Sheroes: Shuchi Rana in conversation with Sairee Chahal

Amazing evening with Shuchi Rana and Sairee Chahal, the Founder and CEO of Sheroes sharing her wisdom and talking about lessons learned as an entrepreneur. Her insights led to an incredible dialogue…
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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 Article, San Francisco

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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Foundry New York

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June 18, 2019 in Video, Inclusiveness, New York

Food Waste + Hunger are #Solveable

Jasmine Crowe is a social entrepreneur and founder and CEO of Goodr Co., a sustainable food surplus management company that leverages technology to reduce food waste and feed the hungry…
Read More
June 17, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, New York, Portfolio News

Mission driven employee engagement — CariClub is using tech to bridge the gap between talent and nonprofits

Moving to the US when he was just twelve years old, from Saint Lucia, he worked hard through school and college, landing a coveted job on Wall Street. But for…
Read More
May 16, 2019 in Foundries, Video, Inclusiveness, New York, Portfolio News

Can People with Autism Help Create Next-Generation AI?

Daivergent hires people with autism to train artificial intelligence - and helps them start independent careers. Learn more about Daivergent & Foundry New York. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sxjF9FAz4Mg "Daivergent will be a way…
Read More
May 14, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness, New York

New York on Tech Announces Judges for the 2019 Innovators & Disruptors Awards

Sallie Jian, Program Manager, SAP.iO chosen as judge for the 2019 Innovators & Disruptors Awards. The Innovators and Disruptors Awards & Ceremony will celebrate the outstanding achievements of 20 leaders in…
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May 10, 2019 in Foundries, Article, New York, Portfolio News

StellarEmploy is Helping Customers Hire Great Employees with Confidence

In the United States, 40% of the labor force is employed in hourly wage jobs earning less than $20 an hour. Although these jobs are the foundation of our economy,…
Read More
April 25, 2019 in Video, New York

SAP.iO Foundry New York Winter 2019 Cohort Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pnT8Ylri784
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April 9, 2019 in New York, Portfolio News

How A Tampa Clean Energy Startup Bootstrapped Its Way To A $1M Contract

One of the first startups in the smart grid, Berrien has partnered with software giant SAP and Morgan Stanley.
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February 26, 2019 in Blog, Inclusiveness, New York, Portfolio News

Energy Startup: Make The World A Better Place For Our Children’s Children

COI Energy from SAP.iO Foundry New York is on a mission to make enterprises more sustainable. By helping companies optimize energy utilization and reduce their carbon footprint, founder and CEO…
Read More
February 1, 2019 in Foundries, New York, Press Release, Portfolio News

Ending Hunger Through Technology: SAP.iO Foundries Startup Goodr Tackles Food Insecurity

Photo via Kat Goduco Photography If you’re in Atlanta this weekend for the big game, you may see vans with the distinctive Goodr branding driving around the city. From working…
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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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June 18, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Berlin

Ready, Set, Go: The ‘What’ and ‘Who’ of An SAP.iO Foundry Program

Originally published on Medium by Dima Durah A typical SAP.iO Foundry program spans over 12-weeks and consists of one-on-one mentor meetings, focused workshops, executive visits, SAP customer visits, weekly status-update…
Read More
June 6, 2019 in Foundries, Berlin, Inclusiveness, Press Release, Featured

Walking the Talk: SAP Invests in Female and Diverse-Led Startups

In support of SAP’s commitment to the United Nation’s Global Goals, SAP.iO Foundries are supporting underrepresented founders in B2B tech. Meet the SAP.iO Foundry Berlin startup cohort and find out what drives them. In…
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June 4, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Berlin

SAP.io Foundry: Softwarekonzern stärkt Kontakt zu Gründerinnen

Um das eigene Produktangebot zu erweitern, setzt der Walldorfer Software-Entwickler auf Kontakte zu Start-ups. So organisieren mehrere internationale Förderprogramme des Konzerns jeweils für drei Monate Workshops und Mentoren-Treffen für junge…
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May 28, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Berlin, Inclusiveness

Diversifizierte Teams sind erfolgreicher als andere

Kurz-Interview. SAP startet ein neues Accelerator-Programm. Der Softwarekonzern will darin Startups fördern, die von Frauen und Angehörigen ethnischer Minderheiten geleitet werden.Read More
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May 27, 2019 in Foundries, Berlin, Press Release

Ein Innovationsnetzwerk für ein besseres Kundenerlebnis aufbauen

Die SAP sucht Start-ups, die E-Commerce-Lösungen oder Anwendungen für Multichannel-Kundenbindung entwickeln. Diese Lösungen werden dann über die SAP Cloud Platform Extension Factory an SAP-Customer-Experience-Lösungen angebunden. Mehr zum Accelerator-Programm. Moritz Zimmermann…
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January 24, 2019 in Blog, Berlin, Inclusiveness

Underrepresented: #womanintech Realties in Berlin Vol. 1

One of guiding principles of SAP.iO Fund and Foundry is its focus on Inclusive Entrepreneurship — which is about empowering women and minority entrepreneurs to build successful businesses around SAP. We’re proud…
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December 17, 2018 in Video, Berlin, Inclusiveness

Foundry Berlin: Women and Diverse-Led Tech Program Webinar #AMA

Replay of a live #AMA on SAP.iO Foundry Berlin's upcoming program and the general state of the tech ecosystem in Berlin with European Head of the SAP.iO Foundries, Alexa Gorman, and two…
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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.…
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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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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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Foundry Munich

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June 17, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Munich

Open for Collaboration: SAP.iO Foundry Munich

The SAP.iO Foundry Munich officially launched on May 14th with a gathering of over 100 executives, entrepreneurs, collaborators, and colleagues. Philippe Souidi, Head the new Foundry, moderated the program, which…
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June 6, 2019 in Foundries, Press Release, Munich

Ein Innovationsnetzwerk für ein besseres Kundenerlebnis aufbauen

Die SAP sucht Start-ups, die E-Commerce-Lösungen oder Anwendungen für Multichannel-Kundenbindung entwickeln. Diese Lösungen werden dann über die SAP Cloud Platform Extension Factory an SAP-Customer-Experience-Lösungen angebunden. Mehr zum Accelerator-Programm. Moritz Zimmermann…
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May 28, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Munich

Diversifizierte Teams sind erfolgreicher als andere

Kurz-Interview. SAP startet ein neues Accelerator-Programm. Der Softwarekonzern will darin Startups fördern, die von Frauen und Angehörigen ethnischer Minderheiten geleitet werden.
Read More
May 23, 2019 in Foundries, Video, Munich, Featured

Applications are open for the SAP.iO Foundry Munich 2019 September cohort!

The SAP.iO Foundry Munich opened its doors on May 14th and offers a no-equity ask program that provides access to SAP APIs, SAP technologies, and opportunities to meet SAP’s customers. The…
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May 21, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Munich

Start-ups and the SAP CX Partner Ecosystem

SAP Customer Experience has closely collaborated with start-ups over the past year, which showed an enormous acceleration in innovation and gave selected SAP CX teams the agility and speed to…
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May 10, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Munich

Start-ups and the SAP CX Partner Ecosystem

SAP Customer Experience has closely collaborated with start-ups over the past year, which showed an enormous acceleration in innovation and gave selected SAP CX teams the agility and speed to…
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May 6, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Munich

How to Nurture an Innovation Ecosystem for Customer Experience

For more than 20 years, Moritz Zimmermann has been an entrepreneur. He helped found Hybris (an omnichannel ecommerce company, acquired by SAP in 2013 for $1.4B USD) right out of…
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July 11, 2019 in Video, Paris

Sneak Peak of Spring Cohort SAP.iO Foundry Paris

Following the exciting Kickoff in April, the 8  Retail and Customer Experience startups have been working tirelessly with mentors, SAP technical experts and SAP customers to deliver the intelligent enterprise.…
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July 3, 2019 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Wakeo lève 1,8 million et met la data au service de la logistique

Fondée en 2016, la start-up Wakeo qui promet de fluidifier la logistique des grands groupes, lève 1,8 million d'euros auprès notamment de 50 Partners et de Techstars. Elle compte multiplier…
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June 14, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Paris

La deuxième promotion de SAP.iO Foundry Paris mentorée par quatre grands groupes

Un véritable tremplin commercial : voilà l’idée derrière la deuxième saison de la SAP.iO Foundry Paris, qui a débuté le 4 avril dernier. Huit startups spécialistes du retail et de…
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May 17, 2019 in Fund, Foundries, Video, Paris

Startups and Venture Capital: How to work well together

Comment startups et entreprises de capital risque peuvent mieux travailler ensemble
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May 15, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Paris, Portfolio News

SAP.iO and 25 Startups at Viva Technology Paris — Together a Winning Combination for Innovation

Innovation is a fundamental part of our DNA at SAP. On May 16–18 at Viva Technology in Paris, “the world’s rendezvous for startups & leaders”, SAP will once again demonstrate…
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April 29, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Paris

L’intelligence artificielle au service de l’optimisation énergétique

SAP, leader du marché des logiciels d'application d'entreprises, rencontre la startup française Energiency en 2017. La jeune pépite, spécialisée dans l'optimisation de la consommation énergétique des grands groupes industriels, rejoint…
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April 3, 2019 in Paris, Press Coverage

Sap.iO Foundry Paris intègre 8 nouvelles start-up retail. Voici ce qu’elles font !

Pour la deuxième promotion de son accélérateur parisien, un comité d'experts composé de collaborateurs SAP et de clients retailers a sélectionné 8 start-up de la retail tech. Toutes centrées autour…
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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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March 10, 2019 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv

SAP To Launch Tel Aviv Accelerator For Early-Stage, Deep Tech Startups

European multinational SAP SE is opening an accelerator program in Tel Aviv designed to support early-stage startups building innovative software, the software corporation said in a statement. The 12-week program,…
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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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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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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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September 14, 2018 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Principled Leadership

Over the course of the last two years, our team has grown from eight people to more than one hundred twenty. It’s been a sight to behold. But growth also…
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August 16, 2018 in Blog, Global, Venture Studio

Your Customer Isn’t Always Right

From the largest of the Fortune 500 to the smallest startup, no business is one of infinite resources. You have a certain amount of cash, and then it’s gone. This…
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