Start-Up Ecosystem: Taking the Pulse in the Americas
Part 1: Latin America
The CEO of Brazil’s leading investor in SaaS and software startups, soon to be publicly listed in the US, will discuss key trends in Latin America. An accomplished sailor who has circumnavigated the globe four times, Pierre Schurmann will also share lessons learned on the high seas about teamwork, adaptability and discipline in conversation with Paris-based Venture Craft Studio’s Amiel Kornel.
Part 2: North America
One of the leading startup accelerators in California has hung out its shingle in Europe. Caroline Winnett, Executive Director of UC Berkeley's startup accelerator and incubator, will be speaking with Amiel Kornel, founding partner of Venture Craft Studio and adjunct professor at business school ESCP in Paris, about how European entrepreneurs can plug into Skydeck's ecosystem and the current trends in financing and technology on the continent.