HOW DO CULTURES INSPIRE ENTREPRENEURS?
Airbnb is the world’s largest community driven travel company. We’ve partnered to pilot a new kind of startup programme: for entrepreneurs from around the world to experience startup trends, communities and innovation. With more than 300 innovators from 120 cities.
WHO ARE THE NEXT UNICORN FOUNDERS?
Telefonica is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies. Their startup accelerator, Wayra, grows companies in AI to FinTech. With investor network Rare Seed Capital, we support their startups by connecting them with corporate partners from around the world.
WHAT’S NEXT AFTER STREAMING?
The BPI runs The BRIT Awards and represents British music, artists and labels globally. We’ve partnered to develop their new innovation hub, to revolutionise how fans consume music. It’s now one of the largest consumer focused music startup innovation hubs in Europe.
WHERE ARE STARTUPS BUILT IN 3 DAYS?
Techstars run startup programmes and accelerators around the world. We partnered to support their first London Startup Weekend. Bringing together 120 entrepreneurs, investors and mentors to build teams and develop tech startups over 54 hours.
HOW WILL WE BANK 5 YEARS FROM NOW?
Four world-leading banks are exploring how we’ll bank 5 years from now. They include Sberbank, Russia’s largest bank and the Bank of Korea. This programme connects these banks and others with FinTech startups, to explore piloting their innovative technology.