Seedstars Summit 2018: What you’ve missed

After three intense days of workshops, startup bootcamps, one-to-one mentoring and pitching, the winner of the 5th edition of the Seedstars Summit has finally been announced. The...

Cracking (or not) the case of quantum cryptography

Living in a new era of digitalization, the beginning of the fourth revolution, fundamental changes in our societal paradigm have risen. Where every single piece of information...

Seedstars Summit: what about the winners of the previous editions?

On April 12th, 2018, the 5th Seedstars Summit, around the theme “The year of 5”, will be held in Lausanne. This is the perfect occasion to reflect on the previous winners’...

UNICO, digital collectables on the Ethereum blockchain

During the Blockchain Summit, many start-ups presented their project before the start of the competition won by Hugo Moreau and Paul Nicolet, two EPFL students, which earned them...

Two EPFL students win the Blockchain Summit’s competition in Zug (along with US $100’000)

The ShieldIT Team, consisting of Hugo Moreau and Paul Nicolet, two 23-year-old EPFL students, proudly represented their school during the Blockchain Summit in Zug. They came up...

Blockchain Summit on November 22nd

Blockchain, Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, while those words may ring a bell for some, they remain a complete mystery for many. How well are you informed about this new technology,...

MotionPilot: sending usual drone controllers back to the Stone Age

MotionPilot is a young EPFL startup developing a FPV drone guided by an intuitive controller. We recently met the team for a flight session. As an unexperimented drone pilot, my...

Why Alisée de Tonnac should be your role model

I am in love, or at least I think I am since the day I met her. And I am pretty sure that by the end of this letter you will be too.  But I promise you, this won’t be one of...

5 SOLUTIONS TO ENGAGE THE PUBLIC SECTOR IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP

“In Colombia …”; “In Lebanon …”; “In Rwanda …”; “In Bahrein …”; “In the US …”; “In Tunisia …”. During an hour and a half, SeedStars Ambassadors...

5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HR IN START-UPS

« If my CEO didn’t make time for me, I wouldn’t be here talking to you”. That’s (almost) how Kathleen Mullaney started the session, and she is a senior executive of...