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Not siloed: The promise of cloud technology in the healthcare industry

Scott Megill, of Coriell Life Sciences, was spotted at this year’s IBM Pulse conference. Fresh off his victory at the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals, Scott was interviewed about his thoughts on cloud  technology. He talked about his excitement for IBM’s … Continue reading

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We have a new winner! Coriell Life Sciences

It’s been said before, and it certainly applies here: the competition was tough! It’s hard to imagine how difficult a decision this was for our judges. But, decide they did. The results are in! The IBM SmartCamp Global Finals 2013 … Continue reading

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Blogging live from SmartCamp Global Finals: Fluid takes the stage!

More reporting from the opening session of IBM SmartCamp Globals Finals, live! Kent Deverell, CEO of Fluid, talked about the importance of the ability to pivot your startup when conditions on the ground change. Being nimble and the ability to … Continue reading

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A taste of Entrepreneur Week: An interview with Eric Ries, Pioneer of the Lean Startup movement

Here’s a great interview to watch. A small taste, if you will, of things to come at Entrepreneur Week! Daryl Pereira, Social Media Manager for IBM, hosts an interview with Eric Ries, of The Lean Startup fame, and Scott Francis, … Continue reading

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Come one, come all! IBM SmartCamp Global Finals!

If you haven’t registered for the IBM SmartCamp Global Finals, it’s not too late! Though the morning session is completely filled, there’s still room to register for the afternoon session at the Bentley Reserve Banking Hall! Register now for the … Continue reading

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Barcelona startups participate in Mentor Day

Seventeen mentors were on hand to advise five startups in Barcelona last Friday. The event included presentations, mentoring, and a networking cocktail hour. The startups at the event were: Adele Robots: Meet Paro, Tico, and Elvira, the three robots that … Continue reading

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Mentor Day: Amsterdam

What do you do when you work in a lab that has invested thousands in high-tech equipment but is still recording its findings in a three-ring binder? Most people might think to themselves, “there should be a better way to … Continue reading

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How startups can grow and change the world with IBM Global Entrepreneur

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Mentor Day recap: Copenhagen, Denmark

On April 9th, 2013, the IBM Global Entrepreneur program hosted a Mentor Day at the IBM Client Center in Copenhagen, Denmark. The purpose of the day was to help Global Entrepreneur startups progress through presentations and mentoring sessions. At the … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes at IBM SmartCamp 2012 (and what’s in store for 2013)

2013 is shaping up to be an action-packed year for IBM Global Entrepreneur, with Mentor Days starting this week on March 28th in Dublin. If you’re an early stage tech startup looking for some mentoring from business experts and networking … Continue reading

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