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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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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

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 16, 2021 in Foundries

How to Genetically Sequence the Life Cycle of a Trend

Hindsight may be 20/20, but with artificial intelligence (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…
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February 15, 2021 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv

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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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Interview, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP Startup Spotlight: Future Grid

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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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO & Publicis Sapient partner to mold the next generation of consumer engagement startups

Early stage strategic incubator, SAP.iO has joined forces with digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient to help shape the upcoming  SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv - startup accelerator program - batch…
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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv

SAP.iO and Publicis Sapient partner up for advanced marketing accelerator

SAP.iO, an Israeli early-stage venture arm for multinational software powerhouse SAP, has announced a partnership with Publicis Sapient for a startup accelerator program based in Tel Aviv. The program, which…
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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press

Which sector will the new unicorns emerge from and who raised $125 million at a $2 billion valuation?

SAP.iO and Publicis Sapient partner up for advanced marketing accelerator. The accelerator will take place virtually and help consumer engagement companies work on personalized marketing, product discovery, and more. Read more  
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February 8, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Interview, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP Startup Spotlight: Net2Grid

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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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 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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October 28, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Adverity Named a Gartner Cool Vendor

Adverity, a leading marketing data intelligence platform, is recognised in the 25 September 2020 report titled, “Cool Vendors in Marketing Data and Analytics” by analysts Lizzy Foo Kune and Ethan Budgar…
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October 21, 2020 in Fund

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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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

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 16, 2021 in Foundries

How to Genetically Sequence the Life Cycle of a Trend

Hindsight may be 20/20, but with artificial intelligence (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…
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February 15, 2021 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv

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…
Read More
February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Interview, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP Startup Spotlight: Future Grid

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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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO & Publicis Sapient partner to mold the next generation of consumer engagement startups

Early stage strategic incubator, SAP.iO has joined forces with digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient to help shape the upcoming  SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv - startup accelerator program - batch…
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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv

SAP.iO and Publicis Sapient partner up for advanced marketing accelerator

SAP.iO, an Israeli early-stage venture arm for multinational software powerhouse SAP, has announced a partnership with Publicis Sapient for a startup accelerator program based in Tel Aviv. The program, which…
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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press

Which sector will the new unicorns emerge from and who raised $125 million at a $2 billion valuation?

SAP.iO and Publicis Sapient partner up for advanced marketing accelerator. The accelerator will take place virtually and help consumer engagement companies work on personalized marketing, product discovery, and more. Read more  
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February 8, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Interview, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP Startup Spotlight: Net2Grid

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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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 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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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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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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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…
Read More
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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March 3, 2020 in Foundries, Inclusiveness, Paris

Pitch Party : Le Village by CA présente sa promotion de femmes entrepreneures

C’était jeudi dernier, le Village by CA Paris organisait sa première Pitch Party 100% féminine. À cette occasion, 9 start-up, toutes fondées ou co-fondées par des femmes, se sont prêtées…
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March 2, 2020 in Fund, Foundries, Article, Inclusiveness

SAP.iO Hosts Investing x Women with Stanford Women’s Network of New York

On Thursday, February 27, Joanna Maryewska, Principal at SAP.iO Fund hosted an event with Stanford Women’s Network of New York launching an initiative “Investing x Women” at SAP.iO Foundry New…
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March 1, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Inclusiveness, Tel Aviv

How SAP.iO Helps Underrepresented Entrepreneurs Succeed

SAP.iO, SAP’s strategic business unit that works closely with early-stage startups, made clear its commitment to inclusive entrepreneurship when it launched the SAP.iO No Boundaries initiative just over a year ago. No Boundaries offers venture…
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January 24, 2020 in Video, Article, Inclusiveness, Global

Hasso Plattner Founders’ Award Finalist: Driving Inclusive Entrepreneurship

In the race to deliver the next big app, one SAP initiative is making diversity a priority by passing the baton to underrepresented entrepreneurs.
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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

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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January 26, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Portfolio News

SilverCloud Health Collaborates with Mental Health Leaders to Pioneer a Path Forward for Digital Mental Health Treatment

SilverCloud Health, a leading digital mental health platform, together with a group of international mental health stakeholders, announced that the American Psychiatric Association’s Psychiatric Services journalhas published the findings of an expert…
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January 23, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Portfolio News

Cloverleaf Secures Series A Investment

Cloverleaf today announced that it has secured a Series A investment from ScOp Venture Capital to help the company accelerate support for large enterprise clients, expand its geographic reach and…
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January 21, 2021 in Press, Portfolio News

Zippin Hires Former VP of SSP and Aramark, Gary Jacobus, to Lead Business Development

Zippin, an industry leader in checkout-free technologies for brick-and-mortar retail, today announced it has hired veteran business development executive, Gary Jacobus, as Senior Vice President, Business Development. Most recently, Jacobus…
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January 21, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

Seven Entrepreneurs and Experts Tell You What it Takes to be an energenius in the Utilities World

Trying to break in to the utilities field? Check out these words of wisdom from energy experts from our latest podcast mini-series, energenius!  Emek Sadot, CEO of FSIGHT “It’s really about the…
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January 21, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

In Their Own Words: The 7 Startups Leading the Energy Transformation to a More Sustainable Future

With forty five of the fifty top utilities companies in the world running SAP solutions, SAP is a leading force in helping utilities light the way as the world transitions…
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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, 2020 in San Francisco, Press Release, Portfolio News

Paradox Raises $40M Series B to Help Companies Embrace the Future of Work with Conversational AI

Paradox, the conversational AI platform helping HR and talent teams automate administrative tasks and deliver real-time candidate and employee communications, announced today $40M in Series B funding, led by Brighton…
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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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November 6, 2020 in Foundries, New York, Podcast

Podcast: Digitizing your inventory with 3D printing – a chat with Ivaldi CEO Espen Sivertsen

I'm a big fan of 3D Printing, and have been ever since seeing the Replicator on Star Trek! So, when I heard that one of the Ivaldi, one of the startup…
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October 30, 2020 in Foundries, Article, New York

How these partnerships allow businesses to address global challenges

The challenges of 2020 have led many companies to expand their opportunities by partnering with other businesses, including a competitor. Several pharmaceutical giants, for example, forged partnerships to work on vaccines…
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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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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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July 14, 2020 in Article, Berlin

Carsten Maschmeyer investiert in ein Startup, das Maschinenbauer wie Bosch, Siemens und Co. fit für die Zukunft machen will

Starinvestor Carsten Maschmeyer hat sich an dem Berliner Startup Zksystems beteiligt. Nach Informationen von Business Insider flossen bei dem Deal, an dem noch andere Investoren beteiligt waren, insgesamt drei Millionen…
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June 8, 2020 in Foundries, Video, Berlin

SAP.iO Foundry Berlin Industry 4.0 Demo Day | 2020

When we couldn't have the usual festivities to mark the end of the 3-month Industry 4.0 program at #FoundryBerlin, we brought all the teams together virtually and used some archival…
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June 2, 2020 in Article, Berlin, Funding Announcement

Jobful, start-up founded by Mihai Cepoi, receives an investment of 250,000 euros

Launched in May 2018, the Jobful platform is dedicated to both young professionals who want to develop their careers and companies who want to streamline the recruitment process through a…
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March 31, 2020 in Foundries, Berlin, Interview

SAP.iO: Treiber von Veränderung

Miroslav Dimitrov Head der Berliner Foundry von SAP:iO Herr Dimitrov, mit welcher Intention fördert SAP.iO Startups?Mit der klaren Mission, die nächste Generation von Ökosystemen aktiv mitzugestalten. Wir wollen Treiber von…
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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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March 10, 2020 in Foundries, Berlin, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry Berlin Launches Industry 4.0 Startup Acceleration Program

SAP has announced that SAP.iO Foundry Berlin kicked off its second Industry 4.0 program earlier this month, with six international business-to-business startups focused on manufacturing, logistics, supply chain management and process…
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January 3, 2020 in Foundries, Press, Berlin, Portfolio News

The Rise of Customer Experience in Fintech and GRC

Debt collection and a great customer experience are two concepts not typically combined. The image of an intimidating, baseball bat-carrying debt collector is too ingrained in our cultural consciousness. So…
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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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October 7, 2019 in Foundries, Munich

SAP.iO Foundry Munich at Bits & Pretzels

Last week, the Bits & Pretzels conference in Munich provided SAP.iO startups the opportunity to share, learn, and engage in a unique, Oktoberfest-themed format. Nicknamed “Europe’s biggest Founders Festival”, it featured an…
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September 30, 2019 in Blog, Munich, Portfolio News

Forging the Future of Customer Experience: Introducing the first SAP.iO Foundry Munich Cohort

At SAP, collaboration is not only an invaluable tool for progress, but a key advantage that continuously benefits our customers, employees, partners, and communities at large. The latest example of…
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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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June 24, 2020 in Foundries, Video, Paris, COVID-19

Interview: How does HR Tech support work from home during Covid-19?

Watch interview with Sébastien Gibier on BFM Business (French TV Channel) as they discuss how HR Technology supports working from home.
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June 24, 2020 in Video, Paris

Meet the SAP.iO HR Tech startups! Join us as we celebrate an incredible journey with the HR Tech startups from the SAP.iO Foundry Paris Spring 2020 cohort and a panel…
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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

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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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv, Consumer Industries

SAP.iO & Publicis Sapient partner to mold the next generation of consumer engagement startups

Early stage strategic incubator, SAP.iO has joined forces with digital business transformation company Publicis Sapient to help shape the upcoming  SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv - startup accelerator program - batch…
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February 9, 2021 in Foundries, Press, Tel Aviv

SAP.iO and Publicis Sapient partner up for advanced marketing accelerator

SAP.iO, an Israeli early-stage venture arm for multinational software powerhouse SAP, has announced a partnership with Publicis Sapient for a startup accelerator program based in Tel Aviv. The program, which…
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February 8, 2021 in Foundries, Blog, Tel Aviv, Interview, Energy & Natural Resources

SAP Startup Spotlight: Net2Grid

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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January 25, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Energy & Natural Resources

Democratizing Solar Plant Management With Raycatch

We chatted with Raycatch’s Chairman and Co-Founder, Mike Goldstein! Raycatch’s AI-driven digital asset management system automates and optimizes solar photovoltaic plants. In this episode of energenius, Mike shares how Raycatch’s software…
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January 25, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv, Energy & Natural Resources

Pexapark is Changing the Game in the Renewable PPA World

We sat down with Pexapark’s Co-Founder and CEO, Michael Waldner! Pexapark provides the operating system for post-subsidy renewable energy sales. In this episode of energenius, Michael shares the latest trends in the…
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January 25, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv

NET2GRID is Drastically Increasing Customer Engagement and Improving Energy Consumption Behaviors

We chatted with NET2GRID’s Founder and CEO, Bert Lutje Berenbroek! NET2GRID delivers a platform for utilities to gain powerful energy insights and run value-added services using machine learning algorithms on smart meter…
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January 24, 2021 in Foundries, Tel Aviv

Putting the Prosumer in the Center of the Energy Transition With OXYGEN TECHNOLOGIES

We sat down with OXYGEN TECHNOLOGIES’ Co-Founder and CTO, Florian Kaiser! OXYGEN TECHNOLOGIES provides digital value-added services to private and commercial “prosumers” with an operating system to monitor and control distributed energy…
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January 23, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv

Using IoT to Uncover Inefficiencies in the Utilities Industry With Lemonbeat

We sat down with Lemonbeat’s Co-Founder and CEO, Oliver van der Mond! Lemonbeat offers a scalable end-to-end Internet of Things–enabling solution, building a seamless experience journey from device to cloud. In this…
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January 23, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv

How Future Grid is Helping to Create a More Sustainable Reality

We sat down (on Zoom) with Future Grid’s Co-Founder & CEO, Chris Law! Future Grid enables the renewable grid of the future to deliver safe and reliable electricity. In this episode of…
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January 23, 2021 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv

Efficiently Manage & Optimize Distributed Energy Resources with FSIGHT

We chatted with FSIGHT’s CEO, Emek Sadot! FSIGHT offers state-of-the-art artificial intelligence software solutions that allow the energy service provider to predict, optimize and trade energy on behalf of the end user.…
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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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