Policy Uncategorized September 3, 2020 What is the EU Startup Nation Standard and how can it boost economic growth?

In March of 2020, as part of the EU’s new industrial strategy for a globally competitive, green and digital Europe, the European Commission announced the EU Startup Nation Standard. At Allied for Startups we are thrilled that the Commission had listened to startup communities calls to make startups central to EU policy making.  While we …

Uncategorized November 16, 2017 10 European Apps Helping Us Travel Smarter

In today’s hyperconnected world, travelers rely so heavily on apps that often the quality of their travel experiences depend on them. An outstanding trip might result from recommendations or ease of booking from an app, and vise versa: if something major goes wrong – an app might be to blame. Europe has given rise to …

Startups Uncategorized June 2, 2017 From Zero to Hero or Europe’s Mighty App Economy: Part I Utility Apps

Europe has long stood in America’s shadows when it comes to basking in the tech spotlight, but that’s all quickly changing. Indeed, the European app economy is booming and already leading in many ways.

Uncategorized May 11, 2016 Digital Single Market in the European Parliament – in good hands?

Three thoughts on the current Digital Single Market report.