Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Authors Posts by Rafael Pires

Rafael Pires

Rafael Pires
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Curious tech guy exploring the entrepreneurship world, with a passion for design and photography! Co-founder of Startup X, a non-profit organization responsible for programs like Startup Pirates, Startup Pirates Enterprise and PortugalStartups.com. Enthusiastic about sharing ideas and experiences. Host at Porto Startup Coffee Meetup.
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Lisbon within the top 5 startup hubs in Europe

According to the 2016 Startup Heatmap Europe report, Lisbon is included in the top 5 startup hubs in Europe. The Startup Heatmap Europe, after a Europe-wide...
cohitec

Meet the 14 graduated startups from COHiTEC 2016

After 4 months of intensive work, the 14 science-based business projects that participated in COHiTEC 2016 were publicly presented today. This year, more than 90 participants were...
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InovRetail just got invested by Sonae IM

Sonae IM, Sonae’s Corporate Venture Capital, has just announced the investment in InovRetail, becoming a reference shareholder in the technology startup. InovRetail’s core business is...
BIG smart cities

Meet Parqly, the winner of Big Smart Cities

The Portuguese Parqly is the winner of the 4th edition of the Big Smart Cities competition promoted by Vodafone and Ericsson. Designed to solve...
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5 Agtech startups changing Agriculture as we know it

There's a new wave of young farmers revolutionising the agriculture industry. Today, more than half of the Portuguese farmers are more than 65 years old and...
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Greedy Guns game (inspired by Metal Slug) just got funded on...

Funding a game is always a though challenge. Indie games developers look for all the possibilities, from family, friends and fools, to business angels or...

How two Dutch sisters boost maritime tourism in Portugal

Founded in February 2014, SeaBookings was born of a dream of two Dutch-born sisters to enhance maritime tourism in Portugal. Since then, many ocean-lovers have booked...

Doinn invested by Portugal Ventures

Doinn is the most recent Portuguese start-up invested by Portugal Ventures. Through the various editions of the Call For Entrepreneurship, Portugal Ventures has already...
Sceelix City

Are you into game development? Meet Sceelix!

After 3 years in development Sceelix was finally launched. This piece of software allows you to create 3D scenes, and other content, more efficiently and...
protechting winners

Portugal is Fosun’s top European startup hub. Meet the Protechting winners

Remember the 20 teams joining the Protechting acceleration program? The program reached its end and the big winners are now known. Belgium-born Frederik Massie, 24, realized...

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