Michael’s journey as an entrepreneur started with a man who’s already familiar to Slush peeps from last year – Joel Spolsky. Together they founded Fog Creek Software, which eventually – after several failures and smaller successes – became the launchpad for products like Stack Overflow, Glitch, and maybe their most widely known tool, Trello. The […]
At Slush Tokyo, we pride ourselves by taking a different approach when setting up an event program. This year, we provide a new concept to our audience. Open for all attendees, Dialogue Stage aims to establish new perspectives: to leave visitors with a lingering sense of awe, excitement, and perhaps a bit of magic. On […]
A once in a lifetime opportunity of massive media exposure and career-shaping investments, the Slush Tokyo Pitch Contest is back as exciting as ever. This year, out of hundreds of applications, 80 distinguished startups have been selected to take part in the competition. Once again, a judging panel is looking to be blown away by […]
Although only 30 years old, serial entrepreneur Andy Zhong’s portfolio is filled with impressive accomplishments. As the spearhead of China’s biggest funding and gaming company, FunPlus, he guided the company to double its annual revenue and establish a presence in the US. Eventually, in 2014, FunPlus sold its gaming subsidiary, DianDian Interactive, for around $960 […]
It’s time to announce the program of Slush Tokyo 2017. This year’s agenda will touch upon multiple, diverse themes ranging from AI to revolutionary food technology. Slush Tokyo will showcase the most outstanding entrepreneurs sharing their stories. Moreover, 80 startups will compete on stage, displaying some of tomorrow’s products and services. Here’s a little preview […]
Biobots manufactures 3D bioprinters that build living tissues out of human cells. CEO Danny Cabrera believes this is only the beginning for 3D biology. BioBots stems from an innovation competition at University of Pennsylvania. Founders participated in the competition with the idea of 3D printers. A few months later, the fun research project had turned […]
Changing climate, growing population and dwindling resources are causing challenges too extensive to bypass. Startups are working hard to solve the problems with the most far-reaching consequences on our planet. At Slush, the topics of food, space traveling and impactful investment will be covered by the game changers like Maija Itkonen and Steve Jurvetson. […]
Are you into health & well-being and still wondering which speeches to check and what networking opportunities not to miss at Slush? Here is the overview of health content, including keynotes about foodtech and connected health, networking events with investors and over 250 health startups attending! Slush introduced the health content in collaboration with The […]
The way we understand work, learning and entertainment will be profoundly altered by virtual and augmented reality. What opportunities will VR and AR bring to eSports or B2B business? How will artificially intelligent sex robots change our perception of humanity? Leading the conversation are e.g. VP of Microsoft Hololens development Ilan Spillinger, Co-founder and CEO […]
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