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Telefónica: Open Innovation Means Kissing Many Frogs to Find a Few Princes and Princesses

The mobile revolution has unleashed waves of innovation that have transformed the way we work and live in little more than a decade. Behind all of this change are the major operators like Telefónica, who have driven a revolution on

World-class Business School ESADE joins 4 Years from Now As Official Academic Sponsor

Barcelona is home to many world-class players, but none more so than the world leading ESADE business & law school. Ranked as one of the top business schools in the world by the Financial Times, it is an illustrious institution

4YFN Award Winners Boxmotion Continue to Win Big

Boxmotions is an integrated storage + transportation service. We pick up your things and deliver them back to you, when and where needed, free of charge.

Four Year Journey from Startup to Corporate: FindThatLead

Four years after first exhibiting at 4YFN, innovative lead generator FindThatLead is graduating from startup to corporate and taking a stand at MWC. FindThatLead is a tool to identify sales targets via email and started out as a small Chrome

Why Barcelona is a Capital Destination

Barcelona is the top startup ecosystem in Spain for the third month running, according to analysis by OneRagtime, striking nearly three times more deals than Madrid. Reflecting and feeding the buoyancy of the Barcelona startup scene, 4YFN has also experienced

A Guide to Seed Stages

What does Series B funding round mean? It’s a good question and people don’t like to ask too much and give away their lack of knowledge. But these are fairly technical terms that unless you are fundraising yourself, you’re unlikely

Startup of the month: Absolute Zero

Absolute Zero is a deep tech and cloud infrastructure provider for professional immersive media productions. The immersive media industry is at an early stage of its lifecycle and expected to grow 100x in the next few years.

Investor of the month: Tanja Kufner from dynamics.vc

Tanja Kufner is a partner at Porsche subsidiary MHP and heads MHP’s investment and startup division under the brand dynamics.vc.

Startup of the month August: Submer Technologies

Our “Startup of the month August” is offering to revolutionise the field of cloud providers and data centers. After winning the “Best IoT Startup of the Year Award” at 4YFN Shanghai, the team is soon on its way from Barcelona

Investor of the month August: Alex Mojtahedi, Plug and Play Tech Centre

Our investor of the month represents Plug and Play, known for their contribution to boosting the startup ecosystem in the US and globally as well as directly supporting a staggering number of over 5,000 startups. Plug and Play Los Angeles