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.

The Socratic paradox

How Socrates Can Help Your Startup

Socratic method can help startups learn more about the assumption of the startup. Pushback by others should force entrepreneurs to refine the business model

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.

Anitha Jayaprakash – Founder Profile #SI2017

Founders of Girihlet are coming to Startup Iceland. Girihlet is profiling the T cell receptor repertoire to develop an understanding of the immune system. The key to our health is our immune system. Understanding our immune system is the window into understanding our health.

A Trademark Primer for Startups

When you are building a startup, you have more than enough things to worry about. Often, teams push off thinking about their intellectual property (IP), such as trademarks, copyrights, and patents, until they have established product-market fit and gained some traction. However, there are a number of reasons why it’s important to think about your IP from the start.