Author: Dimitris Tsingos

Dimitris Tsingos

The Starttech Ventures Founder. Tech entrepreneur. Passionate European federalist. Dimitris has been the President of YES for Europe - European Confederation of Young Entrepreneurs [2011-15], the Founder of the Hellenic Start-up Association [2011], Board Member at EBAN - The European Business Angel Network [2014-17], 40-under-40 European Young Leader [2012-13], Marshall Memorial Fellow [2018] and a Fellow of IHEIE/PSL [2019].

Why early-stage startups don’t always need venture capital financing

“Why struggle to get by when we can simple burn other people’s money – aka venture capital financing?” If you’re a startup founder or aspiring entrepreneur, and you’re thinking like this, then you are doing it wrong.
Why early-stage startups don’t always need venture capital financing was last modified: January 3rd, 2020 by Dimitris Tsingos
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The secret to being a lean startup? Focus on what you cannot do

Why do so many startups delay launching their minimum viable product (MVP)? Believe it or not, the main reason – in my experience – is down to anxiety over its perceived lack of features, which leads to the biggest form of waste in any lean startup: over-engineering.
The secret to being a lean startup? Focus on what you cannot do was last modified: January 7th, 2020 by Dimitris Tsingos
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Georgios Georgakopoulos on Computer Science & Greek tech entrepreneurship

Why shouldn’t Computer Science graduates lead the way in Greek tech entrepreneurship? After all, “logic and math is your vehicle, your legs and feet, and the more powerful and muscular they are, the further they will take you”. Georgios Georgakopoulos on Computer Science & Greek tech entrepreneurship was last modified: September 3rd, 2020 by Dimitris […]
Georgios Georgakopoulos on Computer Science & Greek tech entrepreneurship was last modified: September 3rd, 2020 by Dimitris Tsingos
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When networking becomes not working

When does networking become not working? An interesting question that really bothers me as the number of conferences, forums, seminars and workshops devoted to startups and entrepreneurship continue to grow.
When networking becomes not working was last modified: January 7th, 2020 by Dimitris Tsingos
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From web and cloud, to AI startups and beyond

There’s no two ways about it. AI – and AI startups – is the current darling of Silicon Valley and beyond. And it seems that this will be the case for the foreseeable future.
From web and cloud, to AI startups and beyond was last modified: March 13th, 2019 by Dimitris Tsingos
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Investing in space: the route to the stars

Space. The final frontier. Or is it? I like to think of it as the starting frontier; the place we must “return to”, to have any hope for the future of the human race.
Investing in space: the route to the stars was last modified: January 7th, 2020 by Dimitris Tsingos
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