We should definitely make use of new technologies too, but these technologies should empower citizens. I am all in favor of monitoring my body temperature and blood pressure, but that data should not be used to create an all-powerful government – Yuval Hariri
Wisdom from experienced CEOs during downturn or crisis.
COVID-19 is going to fundamentally change how we do things in the future. Digital technologies are going to become standard business tools. Automation, Cloud and Mobile native solutions will win.
Dr. Sue Varma board certified psychiatrist and a frequent contributor in TV and popular shows like Dr. Oz Show will keynote in Startup Iceland 2020 about Entrepreneurship, Startup Founding and Mental Health
His excellency Gudni Th. Johannesson, the President of Iceland will open Startup Iceland 2020
In today’s world the most contrarian thing to do is be an optimist. The theme for Startup Iceland 2020 is Optimism and the Challenges of the Future.
Hacking_Hekla: Creative Eruptions Hacking_Hekla is the very first hackathon in the Icelandic countryside. It is a marathon to “hack” the …
… other deep insights from investing for over a decade in Startups from Iceland and world over. I only wish …
Reykjavik is the place to be if you are startup founder. Innovation, Creativity and Technology comes through inspiration. Watch the video to see how cool is Iceland
Experimenting with the truth is the journey of startups and technology. Grinding day in day out and asking yourself are you fooling yourself is the job at hand.
Þórdís Kolbrún R. Gylfadóttir, the Minister of Industry, Innovation and Tourism announced yesterday the first policy proposal to come from …
Building and nurturing a Cybersecurity Culture in Iceland and Beyond
Quantum Computing is becoming accessible for anyone. IBM is leading the way in giving access to their quantum computer, documentation and platform to build. Qiskit is what AWS was in 2006.
Arctic Circle Assembly 2019 is happening this week. I will be speaking in a panel on lessons from startups and innovation ventures in the arctic
Last friday was an important day for those of us who have been working on developing the startup community focused …
Photo via Burst In today’s technology-driven world, every business needs the right tech in order to succeed. However, that’s easier …
Reboot: Leadership and the art of growing up is a book written by Jerry Colonna, my friend, mentor and coach. He has condensed decades of wisdom of working with founders and also being an investor. I recommend this book for everyone, as everyone is a leader.
I spoke about lessons learnt in the journey of building the startup community in Iceland through Startup Iceland in the Accelerate Alaska Conference.
Startups need scale. Iceland is perfect to test and validate ideas and India is perfect market to scale. We are launching a new “Soft Landing to Scale” collaboration between Iceland and India for startups.
Work.Iceland.is is a new one-stop-shop for professionals wanting to migrate to Iceland or companies looking to hire professionals. It is very positive step and a power law moment.