Startups Without Borders Podcast

Startups Without Borders Podcast

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42. How I Became a Startup Founder, Refugee, and Norwegian Woman of the Year, all at Once

Maria Amelie is the co-founder of Factiverse, an AI-startup that automates fact-checking and research with AI and NLP, which recently raised 1 million euro in private and soft funding. Maria, who had to leave her home country of Russia in 2002, became the center of a political co ...  Show more

41. I was fired and started my own business: This is how I took the leap of faith, with Bibi de Vetter

Born and raised in Cameroon, Bibi de Vetter has been based in The Netherlands for over 17 years. As the founder of Startup Investments, she hosts private events to help early-stage startups raise capital and to find the resources they need to achieve their full potential. Bibi's ...  Show more

40. From the US Senate to IBM, here's how I made change happen - with Rana Novack

Rana is a Syrian American advocate for refugees and civilians in conflict, and the solution owner of IBM’s Refugee & Migration Predictive Analytics Solution -- a first-of-a-kind solution, leveraging machine learning and cognitive computing to enable Government agencies and humani ...  Show more

38. Navigating the Startup VISA across 5 countries - How I started a business in Europe with 5 Euros

Born in Peru, Luis Daniel Maldonado comes from multicultural family origins, in fact, there is Chinese, Spanish, Italian, Nordic and Slavic blood running through his veins! Driven by the need to find his own place and culture while at the same time valuing his ancestors, he moved ...  Show more

36. From a refugee camp, to breaking financials borders, from Afghanistan to Ukraine

Today, I wanted to share one of the top panels from our last Startups Without Borders Summit, which took place in Cairo Business Park last February. In this fascinating conversation, Tey Alrjula, Founder of Fluus Finance, shares how blockchain inspired him to change the ID system ...  Show more