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Scaling Up in Europe

The Venture Builder is currently promoting a fantastic Softlanding Program to help entrepreneurs scale up their startups into European Markets. The Softlanding Program is a Program for startups with an existing MVP and strong value proposition who are eager to validate their Product- Market Fit in the Portuguese Market but with the aim to scale…
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PRR-C16

Portugal has now available more than 150 million euros for startups wishing to validate new digital technologies

Portugal is a prime destination for early adoption of new technology and ideas and for trials. As Ms. Ana Teresa Lehman, a previous secretary of state for industry explained: “We are a small country, but we are highly-developed and ready for new technology; indeed, we are a fertile ground for experimentation and a test-bed for…
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Call INNOV-ID, 100,000 Euros available per project

If you intend to enrol in our Scaling Up Program, this is a great call to get funding and therefore scale your business in Europe. Great news! Portugal Ventures has just opened a new call – Call INNOV-ID, with 100,000 Euros per project. Like the 1st edition, this new call is also intended for tech-based…
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Indico Founders Program

Indico’s Founders Program now open!

Indico and Google have announced the launch of the 2022 Indico Founders Program Powered by Google for Startups and applications are open until May 31st. Will start in June 2022. In its 3rd edition, and counting this year with two tracks, Tech and Ocean, the program will support and invest in startups at pre-seed stage…
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Are you ready to become a Scale-up in Europe?

What’s the difference between growing and scaling? How can a startup scale? If you don’t know the answer to these questions, keep reading this post until the end and you will get the answers. In Europe, why Portugal is, now, one of the Best Places to start your own startup? Portugal is well-known for its…
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Softlanding for Investors

You are considering investing in Portugal but do not know where to start? Then you should join us on this coming 3rd of March. In this Webinar, we’ll answer the question “Why Portugal is now, one of  the best locations to invest in Europe!” ? Other topics to be addressed are Golden Visa, Web Summit…
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Portugal- North America Innovation Hub 

If your startup is in North America and in your roadmap for this year is evaluating the potential of the European Market and its high-income 500 millions consumers, you should not miss the webinar, on this coming February 24th-  “Portugal-North America Innovation Hub”. “Portugal-North America Innovation Hub”,  aims to attract startups and companies from North…
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Portugal-Latin America Innovation Hub

If your startup is in Latin America and in your roadmap for this year is evaluating the potential of the European Market and its high-income 500 millions consumers, you should not miss the webinar, on this coming 17th-  “Portugal-America Latina Innovation Hub”. “Portugal-Latin America Innovation Hub”,  aims to attract startups and companies from Latin America…
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Tourism Innovation Hub

Tourism is one of Portugal’s main economic sectors and was one of the most hurted by the pandemic. However, it is also one of the sectors that is receiving the most capital injection in order to recover, faster than any other sectors,  its pre-pandemic levels. On this coming February 10th, The Venture Builder is launching…
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Portugal-Brasil Innovation Hub

If your startup is in Brazil and in your roadmap for this year is evaluating the potential of the European Market and its high-income 500 millions consumers, you should not miss the webinar, on this coming 27th-  “Portugal-Brasil Innovation Hub”. “Portugal-Brazil Innovation Hub”,  aims to attract startups and companies from Brazil and Portugal to: –…
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