Author: Carlos Cortes

Portugal on the way to becoming a Startup Nation?

Softlanding in Portugal as a gateway to the European market. Portugal, driven by the world’s largest Startups conference – Web Summit – is quickly becoming a “Startup Nation” with all the necessary requirements: talent, funding, high quality education (with top universities worldwide), legislation to testing advanced technologies (autonomous cars, fintech, blockchain, etc.), a national network…
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Portugal en camino de convertirse en una Nación Startup?

Softlanding en Portugal como puerta de entrada al mercado europeo Portugal, impulsado por la conferencia más grande del mundo sobre Startups- Web Summit -,  se está convirtiendo rápidamente en una  “Startup Nation”  con todos los requisitos necesarios: talento, financiación, educación de alta calidad (con las mejores universidades del mundo), legislación para probar tecnologías avanzadas (coches…
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Portugal a caminho de se tornar uma “Startup Nation”?

Softlanding em Portugal como porta de entrada no mercado europeu Portugal, impulsionado pela maior conferência mundial de Startups – Web Summit – está rapidamente a tornar-se uma “Startup Nation” com todos os requisitos necessários:  talento, financiamento, educação de alta qualidade (com universidades de topo a nível mundial), legislação para testar tecnologias avançadas (carros autônomos, fintech,…
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Oportunidades para Startups Brasileiras na Europa

Se a sua startup está no Brasil e no seu roadmap para este ano está avaliando o potencial do mercado europeu e os mais de  500 milhões de consumidores de alta renda, você não pode perder o webinar, no próximo dia 5 de Maio  “Portugal-Brasil Innovation Hub”.   “Portugal-Brasil Innovation Hub”, visa atrair startups e empresas…
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Indico’s Founders Program now open!

Indico and Google have announced the launch of the 2022 Indico Founders Program Powered by Google for Startups and applications are open until May 31st.  Will start in June 2022. In its 3rd edition, and counting this year with two tracks, Tech and Ocean, the program will support and invest in startups at pre-seed stage…
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Call INNOV-ID, 100,000 Euros available per project

If you intend to enrol in our Scaling Up Program,  this is a great call to get funding and therefore scale your business in Europe.  Great news! Portugal Ventures has just opened a new call – Call INNOV-ID, with 100,000 Euros per project. Like the 1st edition, this new call is also intended for tech-based…
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Portugal has now available more than 150 million euros for startups wishing to validate new digital technologies

Portugal is a prime destination for early adoption of new technology and ideas and for trials. As Ms. Ana Teresa Lehman, a previous  secretary of state for industry explained: “We are a small country, but we are highly-developed and ready for new technology; indeed, we are a fertile ground for experimentation and a test-bed for…
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Scaling Up in Europe

The Venture Builder is currently promoting a fantastic Softlanding Program to help entrepreneurs scale up their startups into European Markets. The Softlanding Program is a Program for startups with an existing MVP and strong value proposition who are eager to validate their Product- Market Fit in the Portuguese Market but with the aim to scale…
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Tourism Innovation Hub

The Venture Builder  is currently promoting a  great  Tourism Softlanding Program to help entrepreneurs scale up their startups into European Markets.  The Tourism Softlanding Program is a Softlanding Program for startups with an existing MVP and strong value proposition who are eager to validate their Product – Market Fit in the Portuguese Market.  The program…
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EIT Digital Venture Program 

The EIT Digital, is currently promoting the EIT Digital Venture Program.   This program, available-only for residents of these 19 European countries   is back to help entrepreneurial teams transform their digital business ideas into successful startups.  The EIT Digital Venture Program  is a competition for teams of entrepreneurs with strong value propositions and an existing…
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