Investment Process in Startups

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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 […]

Hackathon with VINCI Airports

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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 […]

Metrics & Finances

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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 […]

It’s all about Customer Validation!

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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 […]