Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Authors Posts by Inês Silva

Inês Silva

Inês Silva
Inês is a 26-year old entrepreneur who has been globally recognized for her work as a startup accelerator and community builder. She is the co-founder of multiple successful startup initiatives, including StartupX, Trojan Horse was a Unicorn, Startup Pirates, and Startup Tour. She is also an avid TEDx organizer, Global Shapers Lisbon Member and one of the youngest ever graduates of Singularity University.

Coding: a war for talent

For the ones that are not paying attention, there is a war for talent in Portugal. Tech startups are fighting hard to attract and...
white paper

What the heck is Pre-Acceleration?

“Pre-Acceleration” is a fairly new term and easily confused. While today, we are seeing news of the launch of more and more pre-accelerators, like...

Farewell interview with Sandra Sick

Often times we forget that the Portuguese startup scene is very recent. Four years ago, we couldn’t really speak of an ecosystem. Startups were...

Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley

On September 21-25 a European delegation of policy makers, startups, established corporations and investors will meet Silicon Valley business leaders to foster cross-continental collaborations. Modelled...
Cool Tools

We all need them – what are the COOL TOOLS?

Tools, tools and more tools. We all need them, but it’s not always easy to find the right one, at the right moment, for...

Tradition meets beauty and functionality at Uvoir

We have written before about the intersection between technology and fashion and the potential this nascent field has for Portugal. Companies like Farfetch, Chic-by-Choice,...

Meet the startup that will kill your passwords

If you hate passwords as much as I do, you are going to love loqr, a simple to use Authentication Solution, based on QR...
Talkdesk team

Talkdesk Announces $15 Million Series A

Talkdesk, a cloud-­based call center software provider, founded by Cristina Fonseca and Tiago Paiva back in 2011, announced today a $15M Series A financing...

10 Portuguese startup tools you need to use

Building a startup is no simple task. Too many requests and not enough time to take advantage of all opportunities that exist out there....

Farfetch buys Browns Fashion Boutique

Farfetch has bought one of London's most iconic boutiques, Browns and plans to operate the store as an incubator for retail technology. How will people...