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Christina Sass, the Co-founder and President of Andela at Slush 2018
  • The company believes that talent is global, but opportunities tend to be biased.
  • The content of Africa is the largest untapped market of really extraordinary talent.

Do you think you have a better opportunity to become a programmer if you are born in Europe or in Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria? Probably…


Pekka Laurila, the Co-founder of ICEYE shares his story of humble ambition in building microsatellites.

It’s probably one of the most ambitious projects in Finland, if not the Nordics, building satellites that see through clouds and darkness. Earlier this year they have launched the first SAR Microsatellite into outer space, then raised $34M, followed by another SAR satellite being just recently launched. …


Justin Rosenstein sharing about founding and growing Asana at Slush 2018

Justin, known as the creator of Facebook’s “Like” button shared how through working at Facebook and at Google he understood that too much of his time is misused doing work about doing work. This frustration and gap in available software created Asana.

Justin opened the conversation up by saying that…


Justin Rosenstein

It all began when Justin started investing his personal time in creating a product, which would stop teams from spending up to 60% of their time “doing work about doing work.”

Here are four main points Justin has learned along the way.

1. Make it easy for people to keep their eyes on the company mission

It is really important for everyone in the…


Modern Meadow has been pushing the traditional leather industry to the edge by creating biofabricated materials from growing cells into a new type of material inspired by leather. …


Photo by Ian Valerio on Unsplash

Blockchain has been more in the news lately, as this new technology is becoming less of science fiction and more approachable to the general population. One of the fascinating applications of blockchain technology is in the energy sector, which could create new ways to produce and distribute renewable energy.

So…


“A glowing red “change” neon on a wall” by Ross Findon on Unsplash

In the past years sustainability has been an a topic with increasing popularity among the web, influencing many of our lifestyles without even giving a second through to it. Zero waste and minimalist movements are growing on daily basis, more young people are reducing meat consumption and more entrepreneurs are…


Photo by Luke Ellis-Craven on Unsplash

Are you tired of creating huge environmental issues that you will pass on to future generations? Does the destruction of entire forests and animal species bother you? Do you wish that there was a better way?

What if I told you, that you could partake in fixing these issues today…


There has been some discussion about France’s attempt to reduce plastic consumption by 2022 popping up again on the social media, as well as several new bans on plastic in EU and UK, which will slowly start coming into effect within the next 12 years. Eye-catching news titles with war…

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