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The 6 Best Quotes on How the Digital Economy is Evolving in Turkey

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Since the name ‘unicorn’ was coined to describe startups with over $1 Billion valuation, startup ecosystems have sprung up all the world. Everyone is competing in this new digital space and wants a piece of the cake.   At Startup Turkey 2015 during a panel comprising of Mike Butcher, Nevzat Aydin, Hasan Aslanoba and Hakan […]

Murat Özyeğin will be in Startup Turkey 2016

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Murat Özyeğin, Fiba Holding board member, is one the most experienced people in banking. He finished his MBA in Harvard University and started his career at Bear Stearns & Co. New York office.  After couple years of experience, he returned to Turkey and joined family company Fiba Holding. With the family company, he organized Business Development and […]

Hasan Aslanoba will be in Startup Turkey 2016

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Hasan Aslanoba is one the best on distributing and growing a company. But he didn’t founded his company. He started his career in his father’s company Erikli Water. Some people may think ‘he didn’t take risks’ but thats not true. In his career, he made a two big investment decisions and build Turkey’s biggest factory […]

Find out how Africa’s startup scene is gathering momentum

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Are you aware that six of the most rapidly growing economies in the world over the past ten years were located in sub-Saharan Africa? Internet usage especially on mobile is now growing faster in Africa than in any other continent. This has created a proliferation of startup programs throughout the continent. A number of successful […]

5 Steps from a ‘Wantpreneur’ to an ‘Entrepreneur’

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Startup Istanbul 2015 came and went by but there are memorable quotes, lessons and suggestions that surpass time and are still relevant to budding entrepreneurs everyday. A great example is Prof. Erhan Erkut in his opening address. He was quick to point out and list rare suggestions that wannabe startup founders can follow in their […]

Silicon Valley’s Secret Revealed

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Dave McClure founder of the famed Silicon Valley venture fund 500 Startups has played a key role in investing in startups around the world. 500 Startups has been instrumental in amplifying the startups ecosystem especially in emerging markets making small bets on startups that the world would probably have never heard of. But according to […]

Next Wave of Investment Opportunities in Turkey

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Startup Turkey is the leading startup event in Turkey, Eurasia and MENA region. The event is one of the top destinations for entrepreneurs, angel investors, VCs, accelerators, tech companies and startup enthusiasts from around the world. During Startup Turkey 2015 event, many entrepreneurs, investors, advisors and mentors gave highly impactful presentations and talked about the […]

Vuksan Rajkovic: The Value of Memorable Domain Name

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Vuksan Rajkovic, who runs business development for .ME registry, was one of the speakers at Startup Turkey 2015 event and during his stage presentation he talked about the importance of domain names and how they can contribute to the online visibility of every business and individual.

Kaushal Chokshi: What Makes an Angel Investor Tick?

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Kaushal Chokshi is Founding Partner at Cross Border Angels, serial entrepreneur and angel investor. During his stage talk at Startup Turkey 2015 event, Kaushal Chokshi talked about the future of angel investing, shared how he makes the decision to invest and presented a simple equation of angel investing (team x product x market x timing […]

Dave Troy: Understanding and Visualizing Your Data

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Dave Troy is CEO of 410Labs, award-winning data visualization expert, one of the most popular TED speakers in the world, serial entrepreneur, angel investor and community activist. During his stage presentation at Startup Turkey 2015 event, Dave talked about the importance of data visualization, how good data visualization should look, what are the main goals […]