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The journey of the winning Venture Academy team – Student-Helpr

Last December Dorin Munteanu and Cristian Ciobanu won The Venture Academy program of fall 2019 with their start-up: Student-Helpr. Student-Helpr is a time and money saver for international students. It’s a platform where you can request and receive services tailored to your needs. We talked to the young entrepreneurs about their start-up, their experience during...

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First Concord Birth Trolley in use at Amsterdam UMC

The first Concord Birth Trolley of Concord Neonatal, one of our inhouse-startups, is in use! Concord Neonatal helps babies, and parents, to win in the first minutes of life outside the womb. On Monday November 25, at Amsterdam UMC location VUmc, an expectant mother arrived in preterm labor at 29+6 weeks. The parents and the...

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Meet the startups of the Venture Academy 2019!

The Venture Academy finalists are developing Edtech SocialImpact & Sustainability with innovative ideas. Experience the startups showcase their products at the Venture Academy Finale, Weds 11 Dec. Get to know all the participants down below! Sign up for the Finale

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Startup Keyn wins starter competition LEF 2019

On Tuesday, November 19, Keyn won the public and the professional jury prize from the starter competition LEF. Founders Wouter Segijn and Bas Doorn went home with a prize package worth 20,000 euros and of course the title; Starter of the Year. Earlier, this successful startup won prizes at Gulliver and Hack the University, they...

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Improve healthcare with AI

October 31 we organized the AI ​​Hackathon together with the LUMC. Due to the increasing aging of the population, workload and staff shortages, new technological aids in healthcare are more than necessary. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been a hot topic in the medical research world for several years. Yet for many healthcare institutions it is...

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