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March 25, 2020 in Article, Portfolio News

Startup Bravely Brings Personalized Coaching to Every Employee

Professional coaching is no longer an exclusive perk for select employees, courtesy of Bravely, a cloud-based platform that delivers workplace guidance on demand to more workers. The New York-based startup…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage

SAP.iO Foundry Paris dévoile sa promotion de 8 startups ”Spécial RH”

Pour sa nouvelle édition baptisée “Future of Work“, SAP.iO Foundry Paris a sélectionné huit startups oeuvrant dans les Ressources Humaines (HR Tech). Les solutions des jeunes pousses retenues devaient compléter…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

HR Tech : SAP.iO Foundry Paris accompagne 8 startups

SAP va soutenir la phase d’accélération de 8 jeunes pousses actives dans les technologies RH, de 360Learning à Workelo. Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins. Après la…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

PARIS — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

SAP : Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

SAP announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over the next 12 weeks, SAP…
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March 19, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Deepgram Raises $12m in Series A funding

Deepgram, a San Francisco, CA-based speech recognition platform for the enterprise, raised $12m in Series A funding. The company, which has raised $13.9m to date, intends to use the funds…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Enterprise Speech Recognition Startup Deepgram Raises $12M

Speech recognition technology startup Deepgram has closed a $12 million Series A funding round led by Wing VC along with NVIDIA, Y Combinator, and other investors. The funding comes as…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News

Deepgram raises $12 million to train custom speech recognition models for businesses

Deepgram, a Y Combinator graduate building tailored speech recognition models, today announced it has raised $12 million in series A financing. CEO and cofounder Scott Stephenson says the proceeds will…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Deepgram Blog: We raised $12 million to solve speech recognition in the enterprise

The excitement around speech recognition is real: it has the potential to power the next wave of modern applications and give businesses and vendors a competitive advantage. But, with excitement…
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March 18, 2020 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco B2B travel technology accelerator Launches

SAP has launched the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco business-to-business (B2B) travel technology accelerator, with eight early-stage enterprise startups. The program aims to improve the travel and expense management experience for…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Article

SAP.iO Fund invests in Deepgram

We are excited to announce our investment in Deepgram, a foundational technology for voice based applications. Founded by former physicists, Deepgram provides an ASR using end to end deep learning that…
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March 12, 2020 in Foundries, Article, New York

SAP.iO Kicks Off Retail Technology Focused Program in New York

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today kicked off its retail industry-focused business-to-business (B2B) technology accelerator program at the SAP.iO Foundry New York, with nine early-stage enterprise startups, all led by women…
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March 19, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Deepgram Raises $12m in Series A funding

Deepgram, a San Francisco, CA-based speech recognition platform for the enterprise, raised $12m in Series A funding. The company, which has raised $13.9m to date, intends to use the funds…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Enterprise Speech Recognition Startup Deepgram Raises $12M

Speech recognition technology startup Deepgram has closed a $12 million Series A funding round led by Wing VC along with NVIDIA, Y Combinator, and other investors. The funding comes as…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News

Deepgram raises $12 million to train custom speech recognition models for businesses

Deepgram, a Y Combinator graduate building tailored speech recognition models, today announced it has raised $12 million in series A financing. CEO and cofounder Scott Stephenson says the proceeds will…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Deepgram Blog: We raised $12 million to solve speech recognition in the enterprise

The excitement around speech recognition is real: it has the potential to power the next wave of modern applications and give businesses and vendors a competitive advantage. But, with excitement…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Article

SAP.iO Fund invests in Deepgram

We are excited to announce our investment in Deepgram, a foundational technology for voice based applications. Founded by former physicists, Deepgram provides an ASR using end to end deep learning that…
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March 4, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

ClearMetal Launches Next-Generation CDX Platform 2.0

ClearMetal, a leader in Continuous Delivery Experience (CDX) for Supply Chain and Logistics solutions, announced today the launch of its transformational CDX Platform 2.0. This next-generation Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform transforms…
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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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February 28, 2020 in Fund, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Fund Invests in Hasura, Provider of GraphQL Access to Data Sources

AP.iO Fund, has invested in Hasura, a San Francisco and Bangalore-based company that provides data access and data flow tools and services via GraphQL APIs. SAP will work with Hasura…
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February 26, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Hasura announces new funding for product and data delivery with GraphQL

Hasura has raised $9.9 million in a Series A round of funding. According to the company, the money will go to accelerating product and data delivery using GraphQL. Hsaura provides…
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February 26, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Hasura raises $9.9M Series A to simplify GraphQL for developers

Hasura, a startup working to solve developer problems around connecting to databases when using the open-source GraphQL tool, announced a $9.9 million Series A investment today. Vertex Ventures US led…
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February 26, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Hasura Announces $9.9M in Series A Funding to Accelerate Product & Data Delivery Using GraphQL

Hasura, the San Francisco and Bangalore-based company providing data access and data flow tools and services via GraphQL APIs announced today that it has raised $9.9 million in Series A…
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February 11, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

ClearMetal: $31 Million, 400% Revenue Growth, Workforce Doubles

ClearMetal, a leader in Continuous Delivery Experience (CDX) for Supply Chain and Logistics solutions, announced recently that it raised $15 million in funding led by Eclipse Ventures. Including this round…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage

SAP.iO Foundry Paris dévoile sa promotion de 8 startups ”Spécial RH”

Pour sa nouvelle édition baptisée “Future of Work“, SAP.iO Foundry Paris a sélectionné huit startups oeuvrant dans les Ressources Humaines (HR Tech). Les solutions des jeunes pousses retenues devaient compléter…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

HR Tech : SAP.iO Foundry Paris accompagne 8 startups

SAP va soutenir la phase d’accélération de 8 jeunes pousses actives dans les technologies RH, de 360Learning à Workelo. Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins. Après la…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

PARIS — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

SAP : Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

SAP announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over the next 12 weeks, SAP…
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March 18, 2020 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco B2B travel technology accelerator Launches

SAP has launched the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco business-to-business (B2B) travel technology accelerator, with eight early-stage enterprise startups. The program aims to improve the travel and expense management experience for…
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March 12, 2020 in Foundries, Article, New York

SAP.iO Kicks Off Retail Technology Focused Program in New York

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today kicked off its retail industry-focused business-to-business (B2B) technology accelerator program at the SAP.iO Foundry New York, with nine early-stage enterprise startups, all led by women…
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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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March 2, 2020 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv

SAP.iO is pushing forward startups & equal opportunity in the industry

The SAP.iO Foundry Accelerator Program opens a second cycle and seeks ventures led by women, founders from the Arab sector, the ultra-Orthodox sector or those operating from the periphery. Read…
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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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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 19, 2020 in Foundries, Article, New York, Portfolio News

AI Is Top Game-Changing Technology In Healthcare Industry

Of the many ingredients that go into quality healthcare, comprehensive patient data is close to the top of the list. No one knows this more than Mayur Saxena, CEO and…
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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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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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January 22, 2020 in Inclusiveness, Global

Unleashing the power of Europe’s women entrepreneurs: Six ideas to drive big change

Focusing on gender diversity and developing entrepreneurial talent are among the top 10 priority areas identified in Innovate Europe: Competing for Global Innovation Leadership, a report published by Digital Europe,…
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January 14, 2020 in Article, Inclusiveness, Paris

SAP partenaire de l’association Les Déterminés pour soutenir l’entrepreneuriat dans les quartiers populaires et milieux ruraux

SAP France annonce que son accélérateur SAP.iO Foundry Paris accompagne la 12ème promotion de l’association Les Déterminés dont la mission consiste à développer l’entrepreneuriat dans les quartiers populaires et les…
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December 6, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness

Die Beschleunigerin

Alexa Gorman sucht für SAP die besten Software-Start-ups - und achtet dabei besonders auf diverse Teams. Alexa Gorman weiß, was ein gutes Start-up ausmacht, trotzdem wollte sie selbst nie gründen.…
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November 20, 2019 in Foundries, Video, Inclusiveness

@Nasdaq #TradeTalks: Investing in Diversity in the Tech Ecosystem @sap_iO @JillMalandrino @SAP

Listen as Vanessa and Deepak talk with TradesTalks about Investing in diversity in the Tech ecosystem and how SAP.iO works in this dynamic ecosystem. Listen here...
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October 6, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness

המרכז הבינתחומי הרצליה מציג: ייעוץ משפטי חינם לסטארטפיסטים

Hafez Zawiher, co-founder of UBCONNECT, an enterprise that manages contact information and digital business cards built on contact numbers, and was awarded the SAP.iO Award in conjunction with Rawabi Technology…
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October 3, 2019 in Inclusiveness, Press Release

SAP Showed up in Style at Austin Startup Week 2019

SAP stepped up its presence in Austin, Texas for Austin Startup Week (#ASW19), the largest innovation event in the city after SXSW. As title sponsor of the event, SAP reinforced…
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September 27, 2019 in Article, Inclusiveness

Mehr Startups von Frauen!

SAP.iO ist SAP‘s strategische Geschäftseinheit, die mit dem SAP.iO Fund und den SAP.iO Foundries innovative Start-ups im B2B Techsektor durch Investitionen und Accelerationsprogramme unterstützt. Mit SAP.iO No Boundaries haben wir…
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September 26, 2019 in Inclusiveness, No Boundaries Event

Women in Tech Summit at Austin Startup Week

Vanessa Liu, SAP.iO Foundries North America, gave the keynote address to kick off the Women in Tech Summit at Capital Factory for Austin Startup Week, one of the largest technology, innovation,…
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September 23, 2019 in Video, Inclusiveness

Women in Tech Keynote at Austin Startup Week

Vanessa Liu, VP of SAP.iO Foundries North America, gave a spirited keynote speech on how the entrepreneur and tech communities can continue promoting women. Watch now
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August 28, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, Inclusiveness

So will SAP die Vielfalt in der Gründerszene fördern

Düsseldorf Rania Reda hat bereits mehrere Start-ups gegründet, groß gemacht und verkauft. Derzeit baut sie mit Augmania eine Plattform auf, die die Erstellung von Inhalten für Augmented Reality deutlich erleichtern…
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March 25, 2020 in Article, Portfolio News

Startup Bravely Brings Personalized Coaching to Every Employee

Professional coaching is no longer an exclusive perk for select employees, courtesy of Bravely, a cloud-based platform that delivers workplace guidance on demand to more workers. The New York-based startup…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

HR Tech : SAP.iO Foundry Paris accompagne 8 startups

SAP va soutenir la phase d’accélération de 8 jeunes pousses actives dans les technologies RH, de 360Learning à Workelo. Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins. Après la…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

PARIS — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

SAP : Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

SAP announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over the next 12 weeks, SAP…
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March 19, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Deepgram Raises $12m in Series A funding

Deepgram, a San Francisco, CA-based speech recognition platform for the enterprise, raised $12m in Series A funding. The company, which has raised $13.9m to date, intends to use the funds…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Enterprise Speech Recognition Startup Deepgram Raises $12M

Speech recognition technology startup Deepgram has closed a $12 million Series A funding round led by Wing VC along with NVIDIA, Y Combinator, and other investors. The funding comes as…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Press, Portfolio News

Deepgram raises $12 million to train custom speech recognition models for businesses

Deepgram, a Y Combinator graduate building tailored speech recognition models, today announced it has raised $12 million in series A financing. CEO and cofounder Scott Stephenson says the proceeds will…
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March 18, 2020 in Fund, Portfolio News

Deepgram Blog: We raised $12 million to solve speech recognition in the enterprise

The excitement around speech recognition is real: it has the potential to power the next wave of modern applications and give businesses and vendors a competitive advantage. But, with excitement…
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March 18, 2020 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco B2B travel technology accelerator Launches

SAP has launched the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco business-to-business (B2B) travel technology accelerator, with eight early-stage enterprise startups. The program aims to improve the travel and expense management experience for…
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March 11, 2020 in New York, Portfolio News

Startup Brings Personalized Coaching To Every Employee

Professional coaching is no longer an exclusive perk for select employees courtesy of Bravely, a cloud-based platform that delivers workplace guidance on-demand to more workers. The New York-based startup provides…
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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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March 18, 2020 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco B2B travel technology accelerator Launches

SAP has launched the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco business-to-business (B2B) travel technology accelerator, with eight early-stage enterprise startups. The program aims to improve the travel and expense management experience for…
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November 14, 2019 in Foundries, Press, San Francisco, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco Customer Experience Cohort Caps Off with Demo Day

The 12-week program provided the startups with access to curated mentorship, exposure to SAP technology and application programmable interfaces (APIs), and access to SAP customers. It concludes with an invite-only…
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November 14, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, San Francisco

Just the beginning…

Nov 14th, 2019 marked the culmination of our three months long Experience Management accelerator program, in close collaboration with SAP Customer Experience & Qualtrics. However this is just the beginning…
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November 1, 2019 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News

Reimagining Retail: How FINDMINE is using AI to enhance customer experience

“As a consumer, I was always frustrated that when I’d buy a product, there was always more work for me afterwards. If I bought a skirt, I’d have to figure…
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August 20, 2019 in Foundries, San Francisco, Portfolio News

Experience is everything.

Launching our next SAP.iO SF XM Cohort SAP is a company that has always been very customer centric and embraced a Listen — Learn — Act approach. In the same…
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July 18, 2019 in San Francisco, Portfolio News

Paradox Assistive Intelligence Platform Integrates with SAP® SuccessFactors® Recruiting to Deliver Innovation in Job Candidate Experience Across the Globe

Paradox’s AI Assistant, Olivia, Now Available on SAP App Center; Paradox Joins SAP® PartnerEdge® Program, and Announces Integration with SAP SuccessFactors Recruiting Read More
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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…
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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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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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March 12, 2020 in Foundries, Article, New York

SAP.iO Kicks Off Retail Technology Focused Program in New York

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today kicked off its retail industry-focused business-to-business (B2B) technology accelerator program at the SAP.iO Foundry New York, with nine early-stage enterprise startups, all led by women…
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March 11, 2020 in New York, Portfolio News

Startup Brings Personalized Coaching To Every Employee

Professional coaching is no longer an exclusive perk for select employees courtesy of Bravely, a cloud-based platform that delivers workplace guidance on-demand to more workers. The New York-based startup provides…
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February 19, 2020 in Foundries, Article, New York, Portfolio News

AI Is Top Game-Changing Technology In Healthcare Industry

Of the many ingredients that go into quality healthcare, comprehensive patient data is close to the top of the list. No one knows this more than Mayur Saxena, CEO and…
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December 3, 2019 in Foundries, Article, New York, Portfolio News

Can AI Cure What Ails the Healthcare Industry?

Personal healthcare experiences often spark pioneering cures, and Hindsait CEO Pinaki Dasgupta is no exception. After two immediate family members weathered serious health issues, Dasgupta brought his digital expertise in…
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November 21, 2019 in Foundries, New York, Portfolio News

Daivergent for Autism Recruiting Now Available to SAP Fieldglass Customers

Today’s data-driven companies need talent with twenty-first century skills such as computer programming, quality assurance, data validation and graphic design – skills uniquely suited for individuals on the autism spectrum.…
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November 19, 2019 in Foundries, New York, Portfolio News

meQuilibrium Honored by Deloitte, SAP.iO, Mass Tech Leadership Council and Timmy Awards

meQuilibrium, a leading engagement, performance and human capital solution based in Boston, has been honored for its innovations in the tech community by Deloitte Fast 500, SAP.iO, Mass Tech Leadership…
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November 19, 2019 in Press, New York

Four Finalists Named to the 2019 Autumn HITLAB Women’s Health Tech Challenge.

Finalists present their FemTech Women's Health Innovations on Pitch Day, Thursday, Dec. 5, in NYC. Mitigating discomfort and improving diagnostic accuracy and outcomes are the overarching goals of the four…
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September 6, 2019 in Foundries, New York, Portfolio News

SAP Launches Accelerator Program with 7 Health IT Startups

SAP unveiled this week its healthcare-focused accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry New York with the selection of seven health IT startups.SAP.iO will provide the startups access to SAP technology and…
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September 5, 2019 in Fund, New York, Portfolio News

BigID Raises $50M in Series C Funding

BigID, a NYC- and Tel Aviv, Israel-based data-centric personal data privacy and protection platform, raised $50m in Series C funding. The round was led by Bessemer Venture Partners, with participation…
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September 4, 2019 in Foundries, New York, Press Release

SAP.iO Launches Enterprise Health-Focused Startup Accelerator Program in New York

SAP kicked off its healthcare-focused accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry New York. The SAP.iO program is designed to accelerate startups working within healthcare: hospital system providers, employee health and wellness…
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September 4, 2019 in Foundries, New York, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Launches Enterprise Health-Focused Startup Accelerator Program in New York

The SAP.iO program is designed to accelerate startups working within healthcare: hospital system providers, employee health and wellness solutions, medical devices and health IT. SAP.iO will provide access to curated…
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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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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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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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October 11, 2019 in Berlin, Portfolio News

Governance Risk and Compliance: 6 Startup Game-changers

With ongoing financial transformation, increased regulations and growing complexity, there is huge potential in working with early-stage start-ups that help bring financial process innovation to SAP S/4HANA® customers. For this…
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October 2, 2019 in Foundries, Berlin, Press Coverage

SAP.iO Kicks Off First B2B European Startup Accelerator Focused on Fintech and Governance, Risk and Compliance

The SAP.iO Foundry Berlin kicked off a dedicated financial technology (fintech) program with participants consisting of business-to-business startups focused on finance and governance, risk and compliance (GRC), SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) said today. With…
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October 1, 2019 in Foundries, Berlin, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Kicks Off First B2B European Startup Accelerator Focused on Fintech and Governance, Risk and Compliance

 The SAP.iO Foundry Berlin kicked off a dedicated financial technology (fintech) program with participants consisting of business-to-business startups focused on finance and governance, risk and compliance (GRC), SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) said…
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September 26, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Berlin

SAP Politikbrief Startups Journel

The SAP Government Relations team publishes a quarterly info-journal (SAP Politikbrief) for German political and public administration representatives incl. important decision makers from German executive and legislative bodies, such as…
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August 28, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Berlin, Inclusiveness

So will SAP die Vielfalt in der Gründerszene fördern

Düsseldorf Rania Reda hat bereits mehrere Start-ups gegründet, groß gemacht und verkauft. Derzeit baut sie mit Augmania eine Plattform auf, die die Erstellung von Inhalten für Augmented Reality deutlich erleichtern…
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August 27, 2019 in Foundries, Berlin, Portfolio News

Augmania’s SAP.iO Journey in Berlin

Dear diar….Sorry got caught away here! In a way, though, this blogpost will be akin to a diary entry. It’s an open expression of our thoughts at Augmania throughout every…
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August 13, 2019 in Berlin, Inclusiveness

Startups by Women Get Spotlight in SAP.iO No Boundaries

Startups by women took merely 2.2 % of venture capital in 2017 according to data from PitchBook Data Inc., a financial data and software company headquartered in Seattle. It was also found…
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August 10, 2019 in Berlin, Inclusiveness

Inforadio Wirtschaftsdoku: Frauen gründen Unternehmen

Laut Umfragen können sich viele Frauen vorstellen, ein Unternehmen zu gründen. Wenn sie den Schritt in die Selbstständigkeit wagen, gründen Frauen anders als Männer. Und sie müssen sich mit spezifischen…
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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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September 16, 2019 in Foundries, Press Release, Munich, Portfolio News

SAP Launches New Accelerator Program in Munich

SAP announced the first SAP.iO Foundry program in Munich with seven business-to-business technology startups creating innovative software that integrates with SAP’s marketing and commerce cloud solutions. SAP.iO Foundry Munich is…
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June 23, 2019 in Foundries, Munich

SAP-Foundry eröffnet Standort in München und sucht Startups für 1.

Der Softwarehersteller SAP eröffnete kürzlich in München einen neuen Standort seines Startup-Accelerators SAP-Foundry. Für das Accelerator-Programm werden bis 1. Juli B2B-Startups gesucht, die E-Commerce-Lösungen oder Anwendungen für Multichannel-Kundenbindung entwickeln.
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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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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage

SAP.iO Foundry Paris dévoile sa promotion de 8 startups ”Spécial RH”

Pour sa nouvelle édition baptisée “Future of Work“, SAP.iO Foundry Paris a sélectionné huit startups oeuvrant dans les Ressources Humaines (HR Tech). Les solutions des jeunes pousses retenues devaient compléter…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

HR Tech : SAP.iO Foundry Paris accompagne 8 startups

SAP va soutenir la phase d’accélération de 8 jeunes pousses actives dans les technologies RH, de 360Learning à Workelo. Want create site? Find Free WordPress Themes and plugins. Après la…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Release, Portfolio News

SAP Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

PARIS — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over…
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March 24, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

SAP : Kicks Off SAP.iO Foundry Paris for HR Tech Startups

SAP announced that SAP.iO Foundry Paris today kicked off its new accelerator program focused on human resources (HR) technology and the future of work. Over the next 12 weeks, SAP…
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March 11, 2020 in Press, Video, Paris

01 Business Forum – L’Hebdo – Samedi 25 janvier

Ce samedi 25 janvier, Daniel Rezlan, président d'Idecsi, Julien Pierrepont, directeur Innovation chez Leyton, Sébastien Gibier, directeur de SAP.iO Foundry Paris, Emile Leclerc, directeur d'études chez Odoxa, Raphaël de Cormis,…
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January 27, 2020 in Foundries, Paris, Featured

SAP.iO Foundry Paris à la Maddy Keynote avec 7 startups GreenTech

La Maddy Keynote, sommet de l’innovation tricolore créé en 2015, tiendra sa 5ème édition les 30 et 31 janvier prochains au CENTQUATRE à Paris. À cette occasion, l’accélérateur d’SAP, SAP.iO…
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January 14, 2020 in Article, Inclusiveness, Paris

SAP partenaire de l’association Les Déterminés pour soutenir l’entrepreneuriat dans les quartiers populaires et milieux ruraux

SAP France annonce que son accélérateur SAP.iO Foundry Paris accompagne la 12ème promotion de l’association Les Déterminés dont la mission consiste à développer l’entrepreneuriat dans les quartiers populaires et les…
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December 11, 2019 in Blog, Paris

Startups B2B, comment réussir vos partenariats commerciaux ?

Dimension fondamentale dans le développement d’une startup digitale orientée B2B, la recherche de partenaires commerciaux est à la fois un axe stratégique fort et une clé de lecture prépondérante pour…
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December 5, 2019 in Article, Paris, Portfolio News

Starting Up the Circular Economy

What if you could identify and quantify waste even before it was created? Would this be revolutionary? One person’s waste is another person’s treasure, so the biowaste created by an…
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November 29, 2019 in Foundries, Paris, Portfolio News

L’optimisation énergétique, une opportunité pour les entreprises ?

Sous la pression du grand public comme des autorités, les entreprises sont obligées de rationaliser leur consommation d’énergie et limiter leurs déchets et autres émissions carbone. Une stratégie qui s’avère…
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November 27, 2019 in Foundries, Blog, Paris

Shall we join a corporate accelerator?

Among the (many) steps on the road from an idea to a successful business, the decision to join a startup accelerator program for early entrepreneurs is a fundamental one. It…
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November 25, 2019 in Foundries, Paris, Press Coverage

3 informations pour bien commencer la journée : Badass Economy, Entrepreneur Venture et SAP.io Foundry Paris

Chaque jour, retrouvez dans notre article EnBref les informations startup à côté desquelles il ne faut pas passer. Aujourd'hui : la Badass Economy, Entrepreneur Venture et SAP.io Foundry Paris.
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March 10, 2020 in Video, Tel Aviv

SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv in 90 Seconds

Meet the team at Foundry Tel Aviv & hear about how we work with B2B startups!
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March 2, 2020 in Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

How Outgage is Reimagining Direct Marketing Campaigns

With the overload of digital noise today, marketers are struggling more and more to differentiate themselves and successfully reach and engage with their target audiences. Digital marketing campaigns are competing…
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March 2, 2020 in Foundries, Video, Tel Aviv

SAP.iO is pushing forward startups & equal opportunity in the industry

The SAP.iO Foundry Accelerator Program opens a second cycle and seeks ventures led by women, founders from the Arab sector, the ultra-Orthodox sector or those operating from the periphery. Read…
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February 23, 2020 in Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

How EasySend is Transforming Manual Processes Into Customer Journeys

EasySend transforms the way that financial service enterprises communicate with their customers by helping enterprises digitize their customer journeys. Their no-code, drag-and-drop platform allows anyone to convert papers, PDFs, and…
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February 17, 2020 in Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

How YOUTILIGENT is Translating Actual Usage into Valuable Insights|SAP.iO Foundry TLV

One of the biggest pain points of service providers and vendors of consumer appliances is that there is no simple and cost-effective solution for connecting their devices to the internet.…
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February 2, 2020 in Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

How GrowthSpace is Personalizing Professional Development

The world is moving faster, and technology is transforming how we do our jobs. It is clear that the way we work is changing rapidly. So… shouldn’t we also change…
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January 27, 2020 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

SAP.iO Foundry Opens a New Cycle in Israel

בשנת 2019 הכריזה ענקית התוכנה SAP על הרחבת פעילות SAP.iO Foundry לישראל. SAP.iO היא זרוע פעילות של החברה ובאמצעותה היא משקיעה ומפתחת שיתופי פעולה עם סטארטאפים ברחבי העולם. לקבוצה שתי…
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January 26, 2020 in Blog, Tel Aviv, Portfolio News

How ARpalus is Using Computer Vision to Improve Store Efficiency

One of the biggest challenges facing the retail industry lies in the inefficiency of daily store operations. If the right product is not on the shelf or out of stock,…
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January 26, 2020 in Foundries, Tel Aviv, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

Cool Israeli Startups 2020

This article covers some of the most interesting startups that have recently finished accelerator programs in Israel. The article highlights SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv, and recognizes our participating startups EasySend,…
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January 20, 2020 in Article, Tel Aviv, Press Coverage, Portfolio News

SAP Expands Innovation in Israel

In 2019, at the opening of SAP.iO Foundry Tel Aviv, Orna Kleinmann, Managing Director of SAP R&D Center in Israel , announced that "The SAP.iO Foundry, an in-residence acceleration program,…
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January 12, 2020 in Press, Tel Aviv

SAP to Expand Development Center Team in Israel

German software multinational SAP SE announced this month that it was expanding its R&D center in Israel and looking to recruit some 100 big data experts, software engineers, and team…
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December 26, 2019 in Foundries, Article, Tel Aviv

Lior Weizman to Head SAP’s Tel Aviv Accelerator

SAP.IO, the early-stage venture arm of multinational enterprise software company SAP SE, has appointed Lior Weizman as director of its Tel Aviv-based accelerator program, SAP.IO Foundry, Weizman announced in a…
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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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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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