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Techstars Startup Communities Digest

Issue #108  •  July 17  •  View online  •  Suggest a link to us
Startup Communities
Startup Communities
Highlighting entrepreneurial ecosystems and community builders from around the world.

Combat stress from overwork

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TechCrunch DisruptTechCrunch Disrupt 2020 is just a few weeks away but we've already opened up our CrunchMatch networking platform for attendees to be able to meet one another in advance of the big event. Not only will it help narrow down the people you want to meet with, we'll even have some speed networking happy hour sessions so you can meet people on the fly! Register for Disrupt today and save $100 with code TECHSTARS15.
Perspective
VC Brad Feld has a new book — and some advice — for startups trying to deal with the unknowable
Brad Feld, the longtime investor and founder of both Foundry Group in Boulder, Colorado, and Techstars, the now-global accelerator program, has a new book coming out next week called “The Startup Community Way: Evolving an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem.”
Tech in Latin America: An entrepreneur’s guide to June’s startup news

Inclusion Matters
How can we really make European startups more diverse?

Community Spotlight
Serial entrepreneur and investor Dave Balter knows that running a startup can sometimes feel like rowing a boat in the middle of the ocean.
He also knows that with everything constantly moving, as it does in the startup world, it can be difficult to lose sight of the people around you—and to stay humble.

Ecosystem Overview
Latvia’s startup ecosystem at a glance | EU-Startups
Did you know that the jeans we all wear now and the first ‘spy camera’ used during the Second World War were both invented in Latvia? These are just two examples which speak about the history of the country’s inclination to technology and innovation. By the same token, modern-day Latvia is the birthplace of the first drone with the “follow me” option which gave a completely new view of film shooting and has one of the world’s fastest internet connections. 

How Global Insurance Brand MetLife is Partnering with Startups to Power Innovation in Financial Wellness

Join MetLife’s innovation office, Techstars and financial wellness startup, Zogo Finance on August 18 at 12pm ET for an online Ask Me Anything to learn what successful startup engagement really looks like. MetLife’s Chief Innovation Officer John Geyer, and VP of Innovation Terrance Luciani will share how they are teaming up with startups to drive new value across their business and are developing multiple POCs and pilots. Save your spot!
Techstars Startup Digest Startup Communities is curated by:
Julian Miller Julian Miller - @gvillesjules
julian.miller@startupdigestmail.com
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