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  • GeeknRolla rocks into the London Web Summit, March 19

    GeeknRolla rocks into the London Web Summit, March 19

    Way back in 2009 there was no large event dedicated to technology startups in the UK. TechCrunch, under Mike Arrington, was busy trying to get its TechCrunch50/Disrupt programme going in the US, and outside of local meetups, the TC event juggernaut still had yet to arrive in Europe. My friend and colleague Robin Wauters was doing Plugg in Brussels, but there wasn’t a startup event in London. Read More

  • Save the date: TechCrunch Baltics event, Feb 9th in Riga

    Save the date: TechCrunch Baltics event, Feb 9th in Riga

    We’ll we’ve run a lot of TechCrunch meetups all over Europe since 2007, getting to most of the major European cities. But there’s one place we haven’t got a chance to hit and that’s the tiger economies of the Baltic states: Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. The latter is of course where, famously, Skype was largely developed. So we’re putting that right with… Read More

  • The Europas Awards for European tech startups launches – enter now

    The Europas Awards for European tech startups launches – enter now

    The Europas, the European Tech Startup Awards, were held for the second time December 2010, in London, supported by TechCrunch Europe. It was the culmination of a month of online voting by the European tech startup industry for the finalists, where some 33,126 votes were cast, judges deliberated over the results and over 350 people joined the cream of Europe’s startups, VCs and… Read More

  • Startups and Investors to rock @GeeknRolla, March 30, London

    Startups and Investors to rock @GeeknRolla, March 30, London

    Three years ago I created the concept of the GeeknRolla annual conference to bring together Europe’s technology startups to network with investors and talk about how they create and build themselves. This year we are stepping on the gas pedal. We want to launch 15-20 brand new startups there and our tagline this year is this: “Investor Dealflow. Startup Exposure”. If you are… Read More

  • Hey, Steve, Mark, Biz or Ron – would you like to speak at TechCrunch Moscow?

    Hey, Steve, Mark, Biz or Ron – would you like to speak at TechCrunch Moscow?

    What started out as a simple idea to try to explore Russia’s emerging Internet technology over an afternoon event in Moscow quickly gathered momentum. Which is why, on Monday December 13, TechCrunch Europe is coming to Moscow, Russia, for our first ever TechCrunch Moscow (to be held in English). But we also decided that it would be awesome to have some Silicon Valley players attend… Read More

  • TechCrunch Moscow is go!

    TechCrunch Moscow is go!

    On December 13, TechCrunch Europe is coming to Moscow, Russia, for our first ever “TechCrunch Moscow”. The event will be held at the first
    Russian private tech incubator, the Digital October Center, located in a historical manufacturing building Krasny Oktyabr (or “Red October” / Красный Октябрь in Russian). You can now buy tickets here. TechCrunch… Read More

  • If you didn't make it – here's what you missed at #TheEuropas

    If you didn't make it – here's what you missed at #TheEuropas

    The Europas, the European Startup Awards, were held recently in London. It was the culmination of a month of online voting by the European tech startup industry for the finalists, where some 33,126 votes were cast across 23 categories, eight judges deliberated over the results and over 350 people joined the cream of Europe’s startups, VCs and entrepreneurs on the 31st story of stunning… Read More

  • The Europas European Startup Awards 2010 – The Winners and Finalists

    The Europas European Startup Awards 2010 – The Winners and Finalists

    The Europas, the European Startup Awards, were held last night in London. It was the culmination of a month of online voting by the European tech startup industry for the finalists, where some 33,126 votes were cast across 23 categories, eight judges deliberated over the results and over 350 people paid to join the cream of Europe’s startups, VCs and entrepreneurs on the 31st story… Read More

  • Arkady Dvorkovich, assistant to the President of Russia, to speak at TechCrunch Moscow

    Arkady Dvorkovich, assistant to the President of Russia, to speak at TechCrunch Moscow

    Well, we’ve landed a great addition to our speakers at TechCrunch Moscow. Arkady Dvorkovich is a Russian economist and assistant to the President of the Russian Federation 2008. A Chess master, he spends his days advising the President Medvedev on economic policy, but also it’s approach to technology innovation strategy. Dvorkovich is also no slouch as a blogger, with his own slot… Read More

  • The Europas – The Finalists

    The Europas – The Finalists

    The Europas, the European Startup Awards, will be held this Friday, November 19, in London. The event is now totally sold out, with over 350 people coming from the cream of Europe’s startups, VCs and entrepreneurs. The online voting, running for the last month (thanks to PollDaddy), has closed. Some 33,126 votes were cast in total. The Europas Advisory Board has submitted their results. Read More