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The digital revolution of healthcare

Redazione di NewsFromThePlatform | April 6th, 2017

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March 29th, 2017

10 hot technology trends for 2017

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The ten key technologies of 2017, according to Gartner, the American research and advisory firm providing IT-related insight, revolve around what is called intelligent digital mesh. This mesh is a mix of people, things and services enabled by digital technology, …

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March 23rd, 2017

The survival of banks in the digital age

Antonio Lafiosca, BorsadelCredito.it

VC-backed Fintech companies raised $12.7B across 836 deals in 2016. Europe Fintech deal activity reached five-year high, rising 11% compared to 2015 and 124% compared to 2011’s total. Indeed, European VC-backed companies raised $1.2B across 179 deals. This success is …

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March 15th, 2017

Advanced Analytics – or how to use big data to innovate your business

Giuseppe Donvito, Partner P101

The amount of data and their importance to business is growing constantly. There follows the need to study, classify, and especially use them in the right away. To this end, advanced analyitics are gaining significant space and role: they are …

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March 9th, 2017

VC Party: the value of networking

Jan Borgstädt, Partner JOIN Capital

On February 27th and for the second year, the German JOIN Capital and the Italian P101 organized the VC Party, within the framework of the SuperVenture conference. This conference is the “sister” of SuperReturn International – the famous private equity …

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March 2nd, 2017

E-commerce and traditional retail, a new friendship

Redazione di NewsFromThePlatform

The Italian digital market is taking off: the number of customers has increased to 21 million, and purchase frequency and average amount have increased too. 2017 could be the year that sees the highest e-commerce growth since 2010, reaching a …

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February 23rd, 2017

Insurtech: the new face of insurance

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974 companies in 53 countries for 16.5 billion dollars investment. It is the insurtech industry, which in recent years has undergone a real boom. In the first half of 2016 the number of transactions has almost doubled compared to the …

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February 16th, 2017

Cyber security, an investment opportunity for innovation

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Over 1600 deals for more than $13 billion that have been invested since 2012. An estimated growth  of 700% over the next 10 years, and the creation of 2 million new jobs in the US alone. We are talking of …

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February 9th, 2017

Innovation, a Mediterranean formula

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Forget Silicon Valley: Europe is more and more often in the spotlight when it comes to start-ups. The latest news is that Facebook, along with the businessman Xavier Niel, will open the world’s largest company incubator in Paris. It will …

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February 2nd, 2017

Big data, a whole new life for companies (if they learn how to use them)

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The transformational potential of big data is huge. The volume of data continues to double every three years as information pours in from digital platforms, wireless sensors, virtual-reality applications, and billions of mobile phones. Data-storage capacity has increased, while its …

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