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Five Day Long Epiphany Lab-Press Release

November 5, 2017

Social entrepreneurs are increasingly taking center-stage for their innovative approach to tackle issues being faced by their communities and the society at large. Pakistan is no exception to this trend. Social entrepreneurs are increasingly getting attention of key stakeholders including investors, education and skill related institutions as an alternative to the more costly and less […]

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Epiphany Lab Calls for Applications from Early-Stage...

September 24, 2017

Applications for Epiphany Lab, a global social accelerator program in partnership with Uncharted (formerly Unreasonable Institute), are open till October 2, 2017. Entrepreneurs can apply at: https://www.f6s.com/epiphanylab The program will select up to 12 early-stage, impact driven ventures from across Pakistan each of which will be exposed to a step-by-step methodology to rapidly and systematically […]

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France Announces Fast Track Tech Visa to...

July 23, 2017

The French government wants to support startups with funding and provide assistance in creating world leading companies. The government of France has launched a “technology visa” which aims to attract talented individuals from abroad. While speaking at the Viva Tech conference in Paris, President Macron highlighted how his government wants to remove all complex regulations […]

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Ask yourself these questions if you are...

June 7, 2017

‘’Money matters’’ we have all heard this phrase, especially in terms of start-ups and their first break in market. The concept of seed money is not very old in this part of the country, but it is making a serious entry into the market. Here is what Funding expert and Investment Director at JEL Capital, […]

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Apple’s first big push in to Augmented...

June 7, 2017

During this year’s World Wide Developers Conference, held on 5th June 2017, Apple has announced its entrance in to Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality. Apple has launched Augmented Reality Developer toolkit for iOS known as ARKit. Apple also unveiled that it is planning to bring support for VR headsets to future Macs. There has been […]

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Nutella preferred an Algorithm over a Designer...

June 6, 2017

In Feb 2017 Ferrero, Nutella’s manufacturers, partnered with advertising firm Ogilvy & Mather Italia to deploy an algorithm for creating 7 Million unique Nutella label designs.  The new designs were part of the project “Nutella Unica”. The idea was to create 7 million unique designs   that can be splashed on Nutella jars, providing each customer […]

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Siri for female entrepreneurs – Alice

June 5, 2017

The 52 year old Robin Bylenga, the owner and founder of Greenville based Pedal Chic has become an idol for female entrepreneurs. Before founding her own business of women’s athletic boutique, she used to work for a bike shop. Her first venture was to invest $500 which brought her a $1,500 return on women’s biking […]

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Redefining heroes and the role of media...

May 30, 2017

Having gained a strong footing in the developed world, startups and incubators are now gaining popularity in Pakistan as well. Amidst this environment, Nabeel Qadeer, better known for his contribution to several entrepreneurial initiatives kick started by the Punjab Information Technology Board, ever since 2015 was bent upon creating something innovative & unique. Perspective.pk interviewed […]

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Karandaaz, Planet N explore challenges facing local...

January 27, 2017

With an objective to connect entrepreneurs on the path to commercialization with industry experts and to promote the exchange of ideas among each other, Karandaaz Pakistan, in partnership with Planet N Group of Companies and Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), hosted a workshop on the “Challenges in the Startup Eco-system in Pakistan”. Key Stakeholders […]