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La première voiture à dépasser les 100km/h était…

18 décembre 1898 : c’est la date à laquelle le premier record de vitesse terrestre est enregistré dans le monde, à Achères dans les Yvelines en France. Le pilote ? Gaston...

Apety: L’application qui met fin au temps d’attente dans les restaurants

Qu’est ce que Apety et qui est derrière ce projet? Alors nous sommes un groupe de trois étudiants, deux de l’EPFL, Teo et moi-même, étudiants en Computer Science et en...

The Innovation Night: one night to brainstorm, build and plan your business

Here we are in EPFL’s largest auditorium ready for Innovation Night’s 2017 edition. A quite radical change in comparison to last year’s event which was held is a small...

Les données, l’or de demain

Dans le cadre du CHIC, programme interdisciplinaire visant à développer un objet connecté, notre équipe Trobak est parti à Shenzhen afin de développer notre produit. J’ai...

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...

HOW TO GROW THE AFRICAN ECOSYSTEM?

“I should really hire a white guy to grow my business”. The question of how an African entrepreneur comes to this conclusion isn’t really relevant as it took less than half...

HOW TO SCALE UP?

No entrepreneur can remain insensitive to the phrase “Chase the antelope, not the mouse!” (Well, some do! Read “Fuck the VCs” by the founder of Camera+ if you feel like...

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...