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Day 2 of SW Finance is nearing to an end! Last straight before the finish!

So day 2 came to an end with some teams reinventing their ideas, some teams consolidating on the solutions and others moving ahead with building products. Everybody is excited to see what the status update on day 3 will bring. … Continue reading

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Aaand… they’re off!

Great night yesterday at CSE, where pitches were made, votes were casted and teams were formed. Two inspirational speakers, Thomas Madsen-Mygdal and Ted Zoller have made their stand on the topics of disruption, innovation and finance, leading to over 50% … Continue reading

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Socialsquare confirmed as a main prize sponsor!

SW Finance shapes up to be one great value proposition for participants! We have just confirmed Socialsquare, a leading digital innovation agency, based in Copenhagen. Magnus Christensson, Partner & MD promised to provide the winner of the Startup Weekend Finance … Continue reading

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Interactive session with Ted Zoller!

The Global Entrepreneurship Lab is currently in town with alumni from one of the world’s top business schools, the Kenan-Flagler School of Business at UNC – and are immersing themselves in the Danish startup scene. Leading the way is Ted … Continue reading

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Agenda for the event is up!

Friday: 5:00pm – Registration starts 5.30pm – Networking session – half baked 6:15pm – Dinner & Networking 6:45pm – Welcome 7:00pm – Speaker: Thomas Madsen-Mygdal, Podio 7:30pm – Pitches Start 8:00pm – Attendees vote for the top ideas 8:30pm – … Continue reading

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Shopping is social! Inspiration from LivingSocial for upcoming SW Finance

On the judges panel of Copenhagen Finance Startup Weekend is Dickson Chu from LivingSocial. LivingSocial is one of the pioneers of group buying on the Web, enticing consumers to unlock their daily deals by offering deep discounts on fashion to … Continue reading

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Rockstart Accelerator confirmed as a prize sponsor for Startup Weekend Finance

We have upped the antes today with confirming Rockstart as one of sponsors for the upcoming SW Finance. Guys from Amsterdam-based accelerator have promised to provide the winning team with a fully-blown day in the Rockstart HQ in Netherlands. What … Continue reading

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Rethinking Money – Technology and unintended consequences

Last november David Birch shared with us some thoughts on the future of money. Here is an excerpt from an article called “RETHINKING MONEY – Technology and Unintended Consequences” he later wrote for us on the subject. Maybe it will … Continue reading

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Rethinking Finance, in 5 Hot Topics

One of this year judges – Per Harald Strøm, Head of Innovation at NETS is a very innovative guy, who believes in newbees, innovative brains and freedom of creativity. In the following article he presents his version of 5 innovative … Continue reading

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Why come to Startup Weekend Copenhagen Finance?

One of the greatest things about Startup Weekend Copenhagen Finance is that you have a chance to win up to 10,000 DKK to launch your startup idea and additional support from the startup community. How does a Startup Weekend work? … Continue reading

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