tradeNOW, the 1st automated barter trading platform for products, services and real-estate, is offering to all Greek startups an annual Professional membership for free!
Barter in general is an effective way to save cash by offering your products or services in exchange for products or services you need and otherwise would have to pay for. Moreover, through our platform you will have the opportunity to promote your business offerings to our barter community which currently is over 10.000 members.
Game developers from all over Europe are called this year to present their projects to Startup 2.0 2012 On Gaming!, the European competition aimed since 2007 at promoting technology based entrepreneurs.Registration for game developers is opened from May 14th to 30th 2012 for startup companies and individuals.
A mini seedcamp event will take place in Ljubljana, Slovenia on the 14th of July. Mobile or web apps that can evolve to a great business, is what the event is trying to attract. Deadline for submissions is on the 27th of June.
For more information, check out the seedcamp announcement.
Startup 2.0, this year is running as a mobile apps/startups competition. The event will take place in Bilbao, Spain (June 17-18). Check your calendars and your ... apps. All travel expenses to Bilbao, will be covered by the organizers for the selected 5 finalists.
And since we promised you that we will be more active, check out the Startup2.0 site to testify that we are partners :)
A detailed description of the event follows:
Greek startups need to mature.
One way to achieve this is by exposure to international competition. Not necessarily business competition but plotting their way to international audiences and markets.
Not many greek startups have participated in international competitions so far. SocialWhale comes in mind as one.
Considering this international exposure an important learning process, we will start updating you about events in Europe and Middle East that might be interesting for participating.
Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people with different skillsets - primarily software developers, graphics designers and business people - to build applications and develop a commercial case around them.
For more information: http://athens.startupweekend.org/
Ever heard of TweepML? It is self described as:
... an extensible, open standard format that allows you to manage and share groups of Twitter users.
This can be really convenient and useful, as TweepML allows one-click mass following of all the tweeps (=twitter users) mentioned in a TweepML list.
Got the idea? If we create a TweepML for Greekstartups, people will be able to mass follow them. To follow YOU!