Posts by BalaInIceland

Investor, Entrepreneur, Speaker, Startup Coach, Startup Community Hacker, 8 Marathons, 1 Icelandic Financial Collapse, Principle Centered & working hard to do the Right thing

VC Panel – Profile #StartupISK

VC Panel at Startup Iceland will have 5 panel members. Brad Burnham, Arvind Gupta, Jeff Slobotski, Svana Gunnarsdottir and Jack Donenfeld. Looking forward to great conversations

Age of Data, Machines and A.I.

Age of Data, Machines and A.I. is upon us. Our personal data is probably the only thing that we will have agency over. Do we understand that?

Homo Deus – A Book Profile

Homo Deus is a book about the future. If you think the challenges of the future are way out there think again. Startups are a way to build the future.

Disruptive Innovation revisited

Disruptive innovation needs more understanding and thought. Startups are by design disruptive but it is not a given. Incumbent can stop from being disrupted.

Sapiens – A Book Profile

Sapiens-A Brief History of Human kind by Yuval Noah Hariri is a kind of book that makes you want to look at history and anthropology with a different eye.

Stökkpallurinn II

Stokkpallurinn, is a business scaling competition sponsored by Vodafone Iceland and Startup Iceland. Read more for instructions on how to apply.

Back to the Future in Iceland

Iceland release all of the currency controls that was established after the financial collapse. Risk of monetary instability significantly reduced in Iceland

Jeff Slobotski – Mentor Profile #SI2017

Jeff Slobotski, Founder of Router Ventures and co-founder of Silicon Prairie News will participate in Startup Iceland as Mentor and Speaker. Jeff lives in Omaha, Nebraska the home of Warren Buffett.

Memories from 2016

Memories from 2016 Startup Iceland event. Startup Iceland conference is the place to meet the Startup Community in Iceland

Ida Tin

Ida Tin – Founder Profile #SI2017

Ida Tin, the CEO and co-founder of female health tracking app, Clue will participate in Startup Iceland. Ida is making it true that your phone is your new EMR

Julian Ranger – Speaker Profile #SI2017

Julian Ranger, founder and chairman of Digi.me, serial entrepreneur, angel investor and Virgin Galactic Future Astronaut will participate in Startup Iceland as Founder, Speaker and Mentor.