This Much I Know: Kenneth Cukier, The Economist on machine learning & big data

Big data, argues Kenneth Cukier, senior editor for data and digital at The Economist, is epoch defining: the ability for humans to store and transmit information at a scale previously inconceivable will transform ‘how we work, live and think’ – much as fire, bronze and the paper press revolutionised earlier societies. But how should we […]

Introducing our new look podcast

                    Over the past year or so, we’ve had the chance to sit down with over one hundred amazing founders, investors and experts to chat about all aspects of startup life. Ranging from the earliest of days in a company’s journey to scaling up and eventually […]

Mobile banking service Monese closes $10M Series A

  We are incredibly proud to announce multi-award winning 100% mobile banking service, Monese, who we first backed at seed stage in spring 2015, has gone on to close an impressive $10M Series A from a suite of world-wide investors in a bid to expand its offering into mainland Europe and become the service of choice […]

Seedcamp 2016 Year in Review

As 2016 draws to a close, we wanted to take a moment to reflect on the year that’s been. Amid the turbulence there’s been great work achieved and we’re incredibly proud of our portfolio companies and the European startup ecosystem as a whole for how it’s continued to evolve, in spite of external factors. For us, 2016 has […]

Evan Nisselson, General Partner at LDV Capital, on investing in Visual Technologies, satellite selfies & learning from past mistakes

This week we’re joined by serial entrepreneur and General Partner of LDV Capital, Evan Nisselson. LDV Capital invests in entrepreneurs building early stage Visual Technologies companies in Europe and North America. Evan’s fascinating background includes time as a photographer, photo agent and photo buyer before landing in Sillicon Valley in the mid-90s and becoming one […]

Jackson Gabbard, Seedcamp EiR & founding Facebook hire on great tech leadership

How can companies promote great technical leadership, and how should startups approach hiring developers? On that topic Seedcamp partner Carlos Espinal is joined by Jackson Gabbard, one of the founding hires in Facebook’s London office and now an Expert in Residence at Seedcamp. Having made the transition from an English degree to a career in […]

Startup Christmas Shopping Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and with it comes the quest to find the perfect Christmas gifts. If, like us, the thought of battling Oxford Street or Westfield fills you with dread then we have the perfect solution. We’ve teamed up with Google Campus and TechHub to curate a list of 11 startup products that will […]

Slush 2016

  Winning teams from this year’s Slush 2016 live pitching event with Dave Haynes & Tom Wilson from Seedcamp   Slush is over for another year and 2016 was bigger and better than ever.  The great and the good of the tech world flocked to a beautifully wintery Helsinki for the two day event packed full of […]

Andy Weissman, Partner at USV, on blockchain, network effect businesses and the evolution of the social web

Union Square Ventures, the New York-based venture capital firm, is famous for investing in ‘large networks of engaged users, differentiated by user experience, and defensible though network effects’, but how does that thesis apply today? In what sectors are there valuable network effects that remain to be unlocked by new and emerging technologies such as […]

AI is Now Live Podcast

We believe the time is now for the application of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to fuel new innovation, empower a new breed of startup and disrupt industries. That’s why we’ve already made several investments in the space including re:infer, ThirdEye, AI Build and Legit Patents who all participated in our ‘AI is Now’ event […]