Conversations with founders: How to build a GovTech startup (Part II)

By | 2020-03-18T15:12:01+00:00 March 18th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the second in our series of ‘Conversations with founders’, here we interview three GovTech founders about their experiences building a startup.

How ‘Accessibility Tech’ will be a key trend for European startups, investors and cities in 2020

By | 2020-02-24T16:45:11+00:00 February 24th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The rise of the smart city poses a new and difficult problem for governments: as more services move online, and the nature of those services becomes increasingly complex, they risk becoming inaccessible to large groups of the population. A diverse group of European startups are working to tackle this problem by developing solutions to make smart cities work for all inhabitants, regardless of their accessibility needs.

Towards a Common European Digital Identity

By | 2019-11-12T20:11:44+00:00 November 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Shifts in both the demand and supply of digital identity solutions are pushing governments to consider their role in the management of digital identities. With a greater need for frictionless digital public services, what role can European governments play in supporting innovative and universal digital identity solutions?

Interview with 2018 Pitch GovTech Winner – AID:Tech

By | 2019-10-15T13:20:47+00:00 October 15th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

At last year's GovTech Summit, Niall Dennehy from AID:Tech pitched in front of investors, public servants and ministers and was crowned 2018 PitchGovTech winner. One year later, we spoke to Niall about his experience last year and the progress that his startup AID:Tech has made since.

The Five Most Innovative European Universities

By | 2019-10-04T09:48:20+00:00 September 30th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Many European universities have now established schools and departments to specifically focus on digitisation and innovation in governance. Check out the top 5 most innovative universities in Europe.

Rome’s Top 10 GovTech Startups

By | 2019-09-20T14:16:29+00:00 September 19th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The lively roman startup ecosystem features more than 1,000 startups, research universities and incubators, setting the right scene to foster a dynamic GovTech scene. Watch these ten tech startups and join us at the GovTech Summit!