.This is just the story of 4 out of 1000+ founders who’ve taken their startup through a Techstars accelerator program, somewhere on planet Earth. Learn the ups and downs, the pros and cons about being on an accelerator program. What would you do differently next time? What stage was your company at? Would you have gotten more out of it if you were later stage? Follow the journey of these 4 entrepreneurs and find out their secret recipe to success.
Co-founder / Chairman Hot.es Techstars Boston 2015
Professor @iebusiness @ieuniversity Cofounder/Chairman @hot_app (@techstars Boston ´15) Board @gaspay_es Junta @sibnes Interested in Exponential Tech & Scaleups
CEO Proximus Techstars London 2014
CEO @prxms • @MIT Innovator Under 35 • @techstars • Ph.D @uc3mRoboticsLab • #giveFirst
José Luis Pérez
Founder and CEO Hooks Techstars Chicago 2015
@hooksalerts CEO. @techstars 2015 Alum.
Founder Teltoo Techstars Virgin Media 2016
Madrid Born, Deutsch Surname & Worldwide Soul. Worked for @HP, founded @Tiedots and now @Teltoo_cdn (@techstars). All while listening to @joydivision
CEO & Co-founder Shuttlecloud
Analyst at K-Fund
Galego. Analyst at @KFundVC. I also write about Spanish startups at @novobrief. @SeedRadar co-organizer. Formerly @tech_eu, @weblogssl & @wearesocial.
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Jose Iglesias – Regional Director EMEA Startup Programs at Techstars
19:15 – 20:00
Jaime Novoa – Analyst, K Fund (Moderator)
Joe Haslam – Founder, Hot.es
Jorge Bueno – Founder, Proximus
Pablo Hesse – Founder, Teltoo
José Luis Pérez – Founder, Hooks
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