A week ago, we wrap-up the largest Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. It was our first participation and we were so lucky to be part of the 50 rock-star Dutch start-up delegation organised by The Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO), Techleap.nl, and Handelsroute. We were hosted at the innovative… Continue reading CES Aftermath thoughts and pragmatic lessons learnt
Air Pollution: if it were easy it would have been solved by now! 2019 was again another catastrophic year concerning the expansion of the modern pandemic: air pollution. Media coverage has never been so intense on the topic, yet it seems this “huge” – as some political leaders like to say – problem is not… Continue reading Air Pollution: if it were easy it would have been solved by now!
Diving into the issue with pollution masks Face masks for consumers have been around for quite a long time. Throughout the years, many people have braved through its discomfort in hope to reduce their exposure to air pollution. As suggested by the research cited in the article below, a pollution mask’s usefulness against particulate pollutants… Continue reading Diving into the issue with pollution masks
We are a seriously proud cute techI was reading the great post from HTXL on the ambitious pivot plan they announced last week, moving from “cute tech” to “deep tech”. Although I might not have the correct definition, “deep tech” here is most likely referring to technologies that take time and require lots of brain-power… Continue reading We are a seriously proud cute tech
A few thoughts: after 2 months of accelerating…Today one of my best friends called me to ask about an accelerator in the UK that is trying to recruit his start-up. I was happy to share with him my learnings at HighTechXL and convince him that being part of a great start-up accelerator programme is not… Continue reading A few thoughts: after 2 months of accelerating…