Madeira Startup Retreat aims to bring together 8 Startups focused on Tourism & Travel. For two months the executive team of each startup will relocate, work and share business experience in Madeira Island, as well as, interact with specialized mentors in Global Tourism & Travel from NOVA SBE.
wohoo! Last week we attended the Web Summit @ Lisbon!
The Madeira Startup Retreat is promoted by Startup Madeira, the Portuguese Tourism Board and NOVA School of Business and Economics. It will take place between the 4th February and 29th March 2019 in Madeira Island, Portugal. The purpose is to welcome 8 national and international startups focused on Tourism & Travel. For 8 weeks, each […]
The legal subject is always important. Considering the crucial meaning of the law, SRS Advogados were our partners. On March 7th, Paulo Bandeira traveled from Lisbon to Madeira to discuss “Investment Process in Startups”. Firstly, Paulo mentioned the Company Incorporation in Portugal, Venture Capital, and Investment Agreement. Explaining all the process by phases, Paulo started […]
REinvent your PITCH & FUNDING! The 8th week and the final one of the program was all dedicated funding and pitch. On tuesday, March 6th, we welcomed Paulo Andrez and Filipe Portela. Paulo Andrez, a Business Angel, talked to us about “Zero Risk Startups. 3F, Angels and VCs“. The President of Cascais Business Angels Club […]
Although it was windy and rainy outside, the 3 days of the 2nd Hackathon were creative and inspiring. The idea was to come up with a solution to one of the two challenges that ANA Aeroportos de Portugal | VINCI Airports presented on the 1st day. On the 2nd day, we started with an energizer, […]
VINCI Airports is our partner for the 2nd Hackathon. This is the 7th week and it’s time for the 2nd Hackathon, this time by VINCI Airports and Ana – Aeroportos de Portugal. Yesterday afternoon, two challenges were presented. Francisco Fernandes, Ingrid Lourenço and Artur Arnedo represented the corporate. For a better introduction to the problem, nothing […]
It’s always important to talk about Metrics, Finances, and Pricing. Mario Mouraz, the co-founder & CEO at Climber Hotel, was at Madeira Startup Retreat last week. Firstly he talked about Management by Metrics and then it was time to work on everyone’s Pricing Strategy. The startups had the opportunity to hear about Inbound and Outbound […]
In these 2 weeks, we’ve been talking and working with Elizabeth Kimball. Elizabeth Kimball is a Freelance Consultant specialized in Innovation & Customer Experience. In her 1st presentation, about Customer Development, she started by quoting Steve Blank on the definition of a startup: “A Startup is a tempory organization designed to search for a repeatable and […]
It’s official! A month has gone by and we still can’t believe it! A lot has been done since January 15th. The main purpose of this 5th week is to “find your path”. For that, we talked about Growth Hacking, Marketing and Customer Service. On Monday and Tuesday, João Romão and Daniel Araújo were at […]