Archive for the ‘Europe’ Category

Avatar – what a trip!

Just got back from a movie theater after seeing James Cameron’s Avatar. Wow! What a ride, what a rush… Right now I feel like waking up from a vivid dream about this beautiful, exotic, low gravity world populated by big, strong, physically fit humanoid creatures living the-simple-life in almost perfect harmony with their planet and […]

Investors are from Mars, tech companies are from Venus

Investors are from Mars while tech and new media companies are from Venus. Lawyers are not so bad. Buyouts are like any other trading deals so it’s good to have an advisor who has more negotiating skill and experience then the buyer. We need The Founding Fathers of the Polish Internet not just because they […]

TMT.Communities’09 Warsaw

If you often reach for your Blackberry, iPhone or G1 to check new e-mails, use GPS, Google Maps or Twitter -€“ you may be infected with Generation C syndrome. If your favorite application if Firefox or even IE and you cannot imagine your life without Skype, Last.fm, social networking and torrents – you most definitely […]

Morten Lund interview

Who is Morten Lund? Morten Lund, (born April 3, 1972) is an entrepreneur from Copenhagen, Denmark. Along with Soren Kenner, Lund is founder and managing partner of LundKenner, a venture capital firm focusing on technology ventures.[1] From 2007 he has also fronted the startup catalyst LundXY. That’s what Wikipedia has to say. But who is […]

After TMT.Ventures’09 Warsaw

Last Wednesday, March 5th I had the pleasure to mingle with a spectacular community of smart people attending TMT.Ventures’09 Warsaw: innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, advisors, bloggers and so on. What else would you want? Oh, maybe a networking dinner the night before, celebrity arch-angel investor straight from Le Web video, 7 minutes contest during the event, […]

Morten Lund is coming to Warsaw

Guess what. Another New Europe’€™s most exciting conference for tech-entrepreneurs, new media and technology executives and investors – TMT.Ventures’09 Warsaw – is happening on March 5th at the Warsaw Stock Exchange, Poland. And guess who’s coming… Morten Lund is coming. If you don’t know who he is by now… you better don’t admit it. Better […]

Seedcamp 08 starts today

Saul Klein – Partner at Index Ventures, Founding Partner of The Accelerator Group (TAG), as well as the founder of OpenCoffee Club and Seedcamp – is super excited about Seedcamp 08 week starting today in London. Saul says they have a great set of teams from across the globe – including Austria, Poland, Finland, Romania, […]