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First Call for Papers on City Venture Deadline: September 30, 2016

《风投新发现——城市创业》征稿启动 We are now accepting proposals for papers for the next issue of Coller Venture Review, focused on City Venture. Submission deadline: July 12, 2016.In addition to an author’s honorarium of US $3000, publishing with CIV may lead to further collaboration, participation in our events, and an opportunity to expose your insights to thousands of stakeholders in the global venture ecosystem.

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Pune (India): A Perfect Symbiosis of Culture and Start-Ups CIV City Case - Pune (2011-2017)

Pune , the cultural capital of Maharashtra (India) and a large-scale educational and industrial hub, has been selected for development as a Smart City under the Indian Smart Cities Mission. Today it boasts an emerging start-up ecosystem and ranks next to Delhi, Bangalore, and Mumbai in terms of the number of deals and VC funding. The start-up ecosystem of Pune is evolving rapidly. The presence of international corporations and the development of IT industry in the last decade have promoted migration into the city, heavy real estate development and shooting property prices. Read a new CIV City Case on Pune by Dr. Ambuj Gupta. 

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Introducing CIV City Cases – Submit Your Own Case!

As part of our research into City Venture, we present a variety of CIV City Cases, each devoted to a single city. These describe, in a standard format, the experience of each city in developing its venture ecosystem. If you have intimate knowledge of the venture ecosystem story of your city, you are welcome to submit your own City Case.

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Regional Economic Development Worldwide — A Panel Session at the JDC Clusters Forum 31-Jul-2017 | The Elka Institute for Leadership and Governance, JDC, Jerusalem, Israel

The JDC Institute for Leadership and Governance focuses on the top leaders of Israel – philanthropists, lay leaders, senior government officials, mayors and municipal leaders. Its vision is to bring leaders together to achieve wide, measurable, and sustainable social impact in Israel. This includes improving the quality of life of the most vulnerable populations, and closing social gaps. One of …

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Watch our New Video on Brexit and the London Tech Ecosystem

With Brexit looming, the uncertainty about London’s economic future is at its peak. What happens next? Can London survive the separation from the European Union? This video is our take on the impact of Brexit on the London venture ecosystem, summarized from Issue 5 of Coller Venture Review.

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