Welcome New York to the Global EIR Coalition

Feld Thoughts

Last week New York was the third state to create a program – called the International Innovators Initiative (IN2NYC) – based on the construct of the Global Entrepreneur in Residence program. This is a New York City based program created by the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and the City University of New York (CUNY). The New York program is a city driven initiative.

Flashpoint New York Demo Day, Friday, June 14

David Teten

The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), ff Venture Capital, and The Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York are once again co-sponsoring Flashpoint’s upcoming New York Demo Day, on Friday, June 14, 2013, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. The event will be held at SUNY Global Center, 116 East 55th Street, New York, NY. Atlanta ff Venture Capital Harvard Business School New York Presentations and Conferences

Flashpoint New York Demo Day, Friday, June 14

David Teten

The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), ff Venture Capital, and The Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York are once again co-sponsoring Flashpoint’s upcoming New York Demo Day, on Friday, June 14, 2013, 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM. The event will be held at SUNY Global Center, 116 East 55th Street, New York, NY. Atlanta ff Venture Capital Harvard Business School New York Presentations and Conferences

What are the advantages of stationing your startup in New York City opposed to Silicon Valley / SF?

Gust

and most importantly… The uniquely available joy and delight of living in the most amazing, energetic, global epicenter in the world. The world’s fastest growing tech startup ecosystem. A much more tightly knit startup community, compared to the larger but more diffuse West Coast community. Access to many, many more world market centers (advertising, finance, fashion, media, food, etc.).

Aaron Gorin: How FED Rate Changes Influence Predictions of Recession

The Startup Magazine

Aaron Gorin of Cedar Grove Partners, LLC in Woodmere, New York, examines the prospects for a recession in 2020, drawing on the predictions of several different economists. In March 2019, the Federal Reserve let it be known that it would not raise interest rates in the coming year.

Funding goes global: location is no longer your financing destiny

Version One Ventures

A recent interview with Union Square Ventures ’ Albert Wenger reminded me how much things have changed in the past years: I’m less interested in the regional differences than I am in the fact that it’s now possible to build very large, global businesses from anywhere in the world…The Internet is global. Look global and local. What does this new dynamic mean for today’s start-up seeking funding? If we look back ten years, the venture world was quite different.

Why This New York Venture Capital Firm is Investing in Canada

David Teten

We’re a New York based early-stage venture capital firm. Additionally, the Canadian government has significantly more rational immigration policies for foreign entrepreneurs than America, encouraging talented people globally to come to Canada.

Benjamin Wey’s 10 Tips For Entrepreneurs

YoungUpstarts

by Benjamin Wey, New York Global Group. Benjamin Wey is the President of New York Global Group, a private equity investment firm specialized in China related transactions. Advice For The Young At Heart advice Benjamin Wey entrepreneur New York Global Group

Colorado Global EIR Program – Applications Open for 2016

Feld Thoughts

Applications are open for the second group of Colorado Global Entrepreneurs in Residence. The Global Entrepreneurs in Residence (GEIR) Program brings international entrepreneurial talent to the CU-Boulder campus and community. If you aren’t familiar with the program, there is detailed information on the CU Boulder Global Entrepreneurs in Residence page and a detailed overview of the GEIR program. We currently have three Colorado Global EIRs.

3 Secrets For Hiring On Wall Street Versus Silicon Valley

YoungUpstarts

With only eight states and less than 3,000 miles between Wall Street and Silicon Valley, there is a remarkable contrast in business cultures between these two global business hubs. Here are 3 secrets when sales recruiting in New York vs. San Francisco: 1.

Nov. 13-14, NYC: Global Innovation Conference

David Teten

Worldwide Investor Network (WIN) is holding a 2-day conference on “ Funding The Best In Global Innovation” November 13-14 in NYC, showcasing 10 promising tech startups from around the world. Events New York

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Jobs, Bezos, Gates, Branson. Inside the Brains of the CEOs

The Startup Magazine

Around 4 out of 10 hail from the same 4 states; California, Texas, Illinois and New York. (7) In terms of education, more than 50% of these global business leaders have degrees in business, economics or accounting, and 27% studied engineering or science.

6th Womensphere Global Summit & Awards 2013

David Teten

I hope you’ll join me at the 6th Womensphere Global Summit & Awards 2013 , September 30-October 2 at Columbia University. ”The event aims to build an international community that promotes women’s innovation and leadership, and collectively works to improve global society.” Diversity New York NextNY Presentations and Conferences

6th Womensphere Global Summit & Awards 2013

David Teten

I hope you’ll join me at the 6th Womensphere Global Summit & Awards 2013 , September 30-October 2 at Columbia University. ”The event aims to build an international community that promotes women’s innovation and leadership, and collectively works to improve global society.” Diversity New York NextNY Presentations and Conferences

Is North America Still a Startup Heaven?

The Startup Magazine

According to the 2018 Global Startup Ecosystem Report , in 2017, global venture capital investments reached the record of $140 billion, while the total value creation of the world’s startup economy hit astonishing $2.3 The world’s startup landscape keeps evolving.

Global Smart Cities Is What’s Trending

YoungUpstarts

In the past people thought of a modern city as one that could be compared with New York or London. by Wendy Dessler, Super-Connector at OutreachMama.

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[Event] Global Entrepreneurship Week 2011 To Hit Record 123 Countries

YoungUpstarts

The entrepreneurship movement around the world is growing from strength to strength, and much of that momentum can be attributed to the annual Global Entrepreneurship Week. during Global Entrepreneurship Week include: Startup Weekend: Twenty U.S.

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YSN Launches Global “Build Your Own Virtual SUBWAY® Store” Campaign

YoungUpstarts

Global and country-specific leader-boards will track the highest scoring contestants throughout the six-week challenge and will determine, along with a comprehensive review by a panel of judges, the top five winners. From there, the adventure will continue in New York City and Washington DC.

Global wealth inequality has reached egregious levels

The Equity Kicker

We are now a global society and wealth inequality is now a phenomenon best understood globally. The problem is that our governments are still national, and national governments can’t control global capital. This data was posted on Twitter today by Anonymous.

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Smarter Career Choices #3: Solve for the Global Maxima!

Occam's Razor

If you were watching the Oakland Raiders beating the hapless New York Giants (so sad about Eli) this past Sunday, you surely saw a scene like this one: Quarterback Geno Smith using his Microsoft Surface tablet to figure out how he added two more fumbles to this career total of 43.

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The Best Places Worldwide to Start Your High-Growth Startup

Up and Running

To determine which cities made the cut, I turned to Compass’s Global Startup Ecosystem Report for 2015. New York City, New York, USA. New York City also ranked number one in market reach and number two in performance and funding, according to Compass’s report.

This Week in the New York Innovation Community – February 1st, 2010

This is going to be BIG.

We'll bring together Social Media Editors from some of the largest and most well-respected media outlets, as well as those in more traditional Editorial roles to discuss this new specialty role. RSVP: [link] 5PM NY Tech Meetup Student Mingle The NYTM Student Group's mission is to encourage the involvement of students and student leaders in the New York City tech community and thereby better educate and prepare tomorrow's entrepreneurs. Cathy Erway, Not Eating Out In New York.

Venture Capital Access Program launches to aid women and diverse entrepreneurs

David Teten

I am very happy to announce today a new program I’ve been working on designed to support women and diverse entrepreneurs, particularly those in the technology sector. Women-owned businesses, according to the Forte Foundation represent about 775,000 new startups per year.

Invitation to Womensphere 2012, September 27-28

David Teten

I hope you’ll join me at the 2012 Womensphere Global Summit , which will take place in New York City on September 27 th and 28 th. I’ll be focusing on finding entrepreneurial white space : how to identify, research, and assess new business opportunities.

Flashpoint NYC Demo Day 2016, May 3

David Teten

The Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), ff Venture Capital , the HBS Alumni Angels of New York , and Alpha Venture Partners , are co-sponsoring their 6th New York City Demo Day, next Tuesday, May 3, 2016, from 10 to 12 AM.

Georgia Tech Flashpoint Accelerator Demo Day, June 11, 2014

David Teten

For the third year in a row, ff Venture Capital is co-sponsoring the New York Demo Day for Georgia Tech’s Flashpoint Accelerator, along with HBS Alumni Angels of NY. I hope you can join us at the SUNY Global Center, 116 E 55th St, June 11, 2014, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Flashpoint Batch 4 has 12 companies working in the following markets: Financial Technology, Marketing Research, Senior In-Home Care, New Parenting, Manufacturer Loyalty and Vehicle Data.

What are the biggest global events for Venture Capitalists and Business Angels where they can learn about their own business?

Gust

This invitation-only event, which premiered in New York this year, is the first conference to specifically target both serious angel investors and early stage venture funds. Gust News Invested Interests angel investors Angels business conferences global events seminars VCs There are surprisingly few such conferences, for the very good reason that there are actually relatively few such people (venture capitalists and ‘professional’ angel investors) to attend them!

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Times Square Strategy Session – Web Startups and Customer Development

Steve Blank

I was in New York last week with my class at Columbia University and several events made me realize that the Customer Development model needs to better describe its fit with web-based businesses.

This Friday at NYU-Annual Stern Private Equity Conference

David Teten

New York Presentations and Conferences Private Equity Venture CapitalThe Stern Private Equity Club will host its 8 th Annual Stern Private Equity Conference on Friday, March 1 st , 2013.

HBS Alumni Angels NY new chairman: Jason Klein

David Teten

Klein, CEO of On Grid Ventures , will serve as the new Chairman of Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater NY. In December 2010, Richard Kane, then-President, Harvard Business School Club of New York , asked me if I’d like to found an HBS alumni-affiliated angel group in NY. about 150 for Golden Seeds in New York, the largest group). We are also the second or third most active angel group in New York, depending on which metric you use.

I have joined HOF Capital as a Managing Partner

David Teten

HOF Capital is a technology venture capital firm focused on globally ambitious entrepreneurs. The team has close co-investor and business development relationships with 270+ global enterprise leaders. ff Venture Capital HOF Capital New YorkI am excited to announce that I have joined HOF Capital as a Managing Partner.

IGNITE! pitch event at Microsoft – September 4

David Teten

In Geeklist we provide the global developer community a place to get credit where credit is due. The app’s core features are built around engagement and discovery of new brands. Events New York NextNYI’ll be a judge for IGNITE!,

Why Gateway Accelerate Is A Great Choice For International Entrepreneurs

Feld Thoughts

On September 15, 2016, UMSL Accelerate joined the Global EIR network and began taking applications for its international accelerator program, Gateway Accelerate. I’m excited to have a Global EIR state besides Colorado in the middle of the country. New York has a similar program, so let’s count them as five, even though they aren’t formally part of the Global EIR coalition. Government Global EIR immigration missouri st.

Aspen Institute Maghreb Investor Delegation, next week in NY and CA

David Teten

Partners for a New Beginning (PNB), a public-private partnership housed at the Aspen Institute, is organizing a Venture Capital, Private Equity and Angel Investor Delegation from the Maghreb. The schedule of panels in New York is: Monday, January 14 th : Angel Investing Best Practices – 9-11AM, Edwards Wildman offices (750 Lexington, 8th floor; at 59th Street). Europe-Maghreb renewable energy projects are creating new investment opportunities.

Apple and US labor

deal architect

Steve Jobs supposedly told President Obama ““Those (iPhone) jobs aren’t coming back,” according to this article in the New York Times. Globalization and TechnologyApple’s labor in China is also showing up in much hand-wringing in the Presidential race. Let’s explore a few.

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7 Social Media Events In 2015 Most That You Can Still Make To

Brandanew

The conference aims at providing a networking platform for entrepreneurs, marketers and other business professionals; as well share what is new in the field – lessons in creativity, collaboration and analytics for marketing. Place: New York, New York.

Startup Weekend Dallas is a Global Startup Battle

The Startup Lawyer

Startup Weekend Dallas is now a true global startup battle. The winning team from Dallas will go head-to-head against the winning teams from Beirut, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Indianapolis, New York, Portland, Seattle, Sofia, and Tulsa. What is Global Startup Battle? Global Startup Battle is a global competition organized and supported by Startup Weekend , working in conjunction with Global Entrepreneurship Week.

The Pros and Cons of IT Outsourcing: Globally, Nationally and Locally

ReadWriteStart

Turns out that many factors can make global outsourcing more difficult and expensive than it appears to be at first glance. In places like Georgia, North Carolina and Arkansas, skilled tech workers can be found for a fraction of what you’d pay in Silicon Valley or New York, according to Rural Sourcing Inc. Outsourcing is pretty much de rigueur for modern startups looking to conserve capital. But making outsourcing work for your startup isn’t always easy.

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[Infographic] The Silicon Valleys Of The World

YoungUpstarts

Others Entrepreneurship Gist.com global hotspots infographic innovation Silicon Valley

City Made: Why NYC Is A Great Place To Be An Entrepreneur

View from Seed

New York City is a tremendous place to be an entrepreneur. New York, it was an adult portion. I believe in New Yorkers. New York is a city that invites escape from whatever it is you do.

Why Startups Should Think 10X from Day One

VC Cafe

I''ve spent the past couple of weeks working with my American colleagues in New York and San Francisco and meeting our global partners. Folks in Silicon Valley seem to have been indoctrinated in the "Think big" mentality fully - and it''s contagious.

Modi and Ma

thebarefootvc

On September 19, Ma led Alibaba to the largest IPO in history, listing the company on the New York Stock Exchange. Economics Emerging Markets Entrepreneurship Technology Women Alibaba business china economics globalization india Jack Ma Narendra Modi women

Invest in Israel Newsletter January 2012

VC Cafe

The new center in Israel will focus on semiconductors. Though a global innovator, Apple in 2010 only invested 2% of its revenue in R&D, much lower than other high-tech companies. The projects will add 470 new hotel rooms and see 300 rooms renovated.

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