SPRINT abre primeira chamada de propostas em 2019

A FAPESP anuncia a primeira chamada de propostas de 2019 da modalidade SPRINT – São Paulo Researchers in International Collaboration. A chamada visa promover o engajamento de pesquisadores vinculados a instituições de ensino superior e pesquisa no Estado de São Paulo com pesquisadores parceiros no exterior, para avançarem qualitativamente em projetos em andamento e trabalharem …

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10 aceleradoras que mais produzem startups de sucesso

Y COMBINATOR ACELERADORA (FOTO: DIVULGAÇÃO) Entrar em um programa de aceleração definitivamente não é fácil. Segundo a Fortune, para cada 7 mil inscrições, há, em média, 106 vagas disponíveis (1,5% de taxa de aprovação). É uma competição ainda mais acirrada do que entrar em Stanford ou Harvard — onde a taxa é de 5,1% e 5,9%, respectivamente. …

Innovation fund open to help children of dependent drinkers

£4.5m of joint funding for up to 8 local authorities, aimed at improving the support services for children of dependent drinkers and alcohol dependent parents, has been committed by the Department of Health and Social Care and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). The fund is being managed by PHE, who announced today (Tuesday …

Salesforce Backs $100 Million Venture Capital Fund in Canada

  Salesforce.com Inc., the largest maker of online customer-management software, is investing $100 million in Canadian technology through a venture fund to support tech start-ups. The Salesforce Ventures unit set up the Canada Trailblazer Fund to help cloud-computing startups in the country, the San Francisco-based company said Thursday in a statement. First-round funding recipients include …

SenseTime Raises US$600 Million in Series C Funding

BEIJING, April 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SenseTime (the "Company"), China's leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, has successfully raised US$600 million in its Series C round of funding. Alibaba Group is taking the lead role for this round of funding and other participants include Temasek and Suning. As the Company set a record by raising US$410 …