Village Capital’s Allie Burns on Inclusive Entrepreneurship and Funding the 3rd Wave of Entrepreneurship

Village Capital’s Allie Burns on Inclusive Entrepreneurship and Funding the 3rd Wave of Entrepreneurship

Allie Burns is the Managing Director at Village Capital and brings more than 16 years of experience working with entrepreneurs and innovators at the intersection of tech and social change. Allie works across Village Capital’s program in emerging markets including … Keep Reading »

Globalizing Venture Capital and the Story of 1776 with Donna Harris

Globalizing Venture Capital and the Story of 1776 with Donna Harris

Donna Harris is co-founder of 1776, a major initiative which convenes and accelerates startups from around the world by connecting them to the political, intellectual, social and financial capital that make Washington, DC unique. Donna is also a Founding Member … Keep Reading »

Venture Capital in Sub-Saharan Africa with Eghosa Omoigui

Venture Capital in Sub-Saharan Africa with Eghosa Omoigui

Eghosa Omoigui is the founder and Managing General Partner of EchoVC Partners. Before this, Eghosa was with Intel for nearly 10 years and his last role was as Intel Capital Director, Strategic Investments, Consumer Internet & Semantic Technologies, where he … Keep Reading »

All Things Crypto Panel – Blockchain, Crypto & Beyond Conference

All Things Crypto Panel – Blockchain, Crypto & Beyond Conference

Host Andrew Berkowitz moderates an All Things Crypto panel session at the Blockchain, Crypto, and Beyond conference in Arlington, Virginia. BCBcon is a full-day conference focused on blockchain technology and crypto. Panelists include Akin Sawyerr, CEO of RocRemit, Jenny Q. … Keep Reading »

Quebec Tech Week – AIWorx

Quebec Tech Week – AIWorx

Alexandre Vallieres is the Vice-President of AIWorx. AIWorx uses artificial intelligence to help generate data, understand what’s hidden in the data and act on it to unlock its potential. They simplify work and generate value by providing strategic insights and … Keep Reading »

Quebec Tech Week – Le Camp

Quebec Tech Week – Le Camp

Sébastien Tanguay is the General Manager of Le Camp, Québec International’s incubator. Le Camp is an incubator-accelerator dedicated to tech businesses growth and mentorship, and offers a diversity of services adapted to a company’s development stage, from pre start-up to … Keep Reading »

Quebec Tech Week – LeddarTech

Quebec Tech Week – LeddarTech

Charles Boulanger is the CEO of LeddarTech. LeddarTech is the developer and owner of Leddar, a patented solid-state LiDAR sensing technology that constitutes a novel approach in light detection and ranging. Developed over 10+ years of R&D, Leddar is a … Keep Reading »

Unlocking liquidity for Africa’s SME Sector with Viola Llewellyn

Unlocking liquidity for Africa’s SME Sector with Viola Llewellyn


Viola Llewellyn is the co-founder and President of Ovamba Solutions. Ovamba is an award winning African “FinTech” company that creates culturally attuned technologies to serve African SMEs with innovative Sharia compliant finance products, eCommerce, and logistics services to promote growth. … Keep Reading »

How Thames Valley’s tech ecosystem complements London’s ecosystem.

How Thames Valley’s tech ecosystem complements London’s ecosystem.


Phin Mpofu is a globally connected entrepreneurship evangelist. He is the Founder & Chairman of Global Symbiotic Partnerships a venture firm founded to create strategic partnerships with various stakeholders across all sectors. It’s portfolio of ventures and affiliations include HOMESPLACE, … Keep Reading »

A deep dive on Quebec’s Startup Ecosystem with Carl Viel

A deep dive on Quebec’s Startup Ecosystem with Carl Viel


Carl Viel is the CEO of Québec International, the economic development agency in Québec City’s region. The agency contributes to the economic development in the Quebec City metropolitan region and enhance its international status. It fosters business growth and development, … Keep Reading »

Hong Kong’s Ecosystem, Sustainability, and the growth of Metta

Hong Kong’s Ecosystem, Sustainability, and the growth of Metta


Alice Schutt is the General Manager for Metta. Metta was created by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs, with the purpose of driving knowledge sharing, innovation, and business. After working for Goodyear Tires in Shanghai for two years, Alice left the corporate world … Keep Reading »

Live from the iHub in Nairobi with the Founders of Kwangu-Kwako

Live from the iHub in Nairobi with the Founders of Kwangu-Kwako


Kwangu-Kwako works with local people to provide opportunities to invest in and improve their own communities. Their precast concrete panel solution benefits the home owner, the landlord and the tenant, everybody wins. They provide a safer, simple, cost effective alternative … Keep Reading »

Taiwan’s leading hardware startup, Alchema

Taiwan’s leading hardware startup, Alchema


Oscar Chang is the co-founder and CEO of Alchema, a smart home connected fermenter to empower anyone to turn fruits into his or her favorite alcoholic beverage with ease. Oscar and his company have been featured in Forbes, Techcrunch, ELLE, … Keep Reading »