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 […]

Welcoming Legit Patents to the Seedcamp Family

Building our portfolio of startups using AI with seed investment in Legit Patents  We are thrilled to announce our seed investment in Legit Patents – the US based start-up that’s out to streamline the patent process for inventors using AI and intuitive design. A one-stop-shop for inventors to file patent applications without the need for hours […]

Marketing guru Katy Turner on company DNA and creating brands with purpose

With large corporates and startups alike increasingly seeking to project authenticity in their marketing, how can founders and marketing officers ensure their company’s purpose and vision is expressed distinctively? On that topic, join Seedcamp partner, Carlos Espinal, and marketing guru Katy Turner, Managing Partner at Multiple, as they discuss how creating a brand with a […]

Behind the scenes of Twine’s Veteran VR Campaign

World War II veteran becomes first to use Virtual Reality to return to town he helped liberate  To commemorate Remembrance Day 2016, Seedcamp-backed company Twine – a marketplace that connects companies to a network of over 180,000 creative freelancers in design, music, and film – launched a campaign to help Chelsea Pensioner, Frank Mouqué, become the first World War Two […]