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Alma Angels, Included VC, Zoox, Business Score, AIS, Tesla and more

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If you are entrepreneurial, passionate about technology, keen on learning about a career in VC but have thus far not had access to find out more you should checkout and apply for Included VC.
It is not clear to those outside of the black community how some of these biases can manifest themselves in the workplace and one way you can educate yourself is to follow outspoken business people who are doing great work to level the playing field. Meet 25 leading black British business people to follow.
We must allow women to build companies, and fail quietly, with the same frequency and fervour as men. Read more about the unpaid labour of female founders.
“When VC’s make their investment decisions, they naturally do so based on imperfect, incomplete information of a young company which is a rich tinder for biased thinking.” 10 Practices of Sustainable Diversity in VC Partnerships
Provenance wins 1 million euro prize from the European Commission for ‘Blockchains for Social Good’.
Alma Angels are on a mission to level the playing field for female entrepreneurs seeking early stage startup funding. Check them out!
Aicha Evans is making history in the tech industry as a Black woman CEO of a self-driving car start-up called Zoox that has recently been acquired by Amazon for $1.2 billion.
Angel Investing School trains professionals from all backgrounds on how to get started with investing in startups. We provide a concise online curriculum via real-time webinars, led by experienced angel investors in combination with a peer to peer network of aspiring investors. Applications close next week.
Tesla is again making headlines – now as the world’s most valuable automotive company. But is the price justified? And where might it go from here?

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Business Score - Helping small businesses access finance
Open calls
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Applications now open for Augmentor 2020 | Apply by July 29th
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Upcoming events
How startups can use their financial data to get ahead | July 10th
 Fundraising, what investors are looking for | July 10th
How LEGO ventures are helping to inspire and develop the builders of tomorrow. | July 13th
How to navigate race discussions in your role | July 14th
Storytelling for Scrum Practitioners | July 15th
Cyber 101 Business skills bootcamp for cyber security startups and scaleups | July 15th
Angular Insights - Pitching Media " July 22nd
High performance GPUs with a startup-friendly price tag | July 29th
 Revenue-based financing | August 7th
Techstars Startup Digest London is curated by:
Iulia Tudor Iulia Tudor - Investor Engagement @Digital Catapult
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