Global Startup News…Month In Review — November 13, 2020

Global Startup News
2 min readNov 13, 2020


Friday, November 13, 2020Global Startup News (GSN) is a curated resource, showcasing hard-to-find, early-stage technology companies and related startup industry news from around the world.
Chris Valentine
CEO and Founder
Adeo InterActive

Quote of the Month

“Challenges is what makes life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” — Joshua J. Marine”

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Global | Africa | Asia | Europe | North America
Oceania / Australia | South America | Weekly Spotlights


34 Corporate Innovation Labs In Retail
Source: CB Insights

Reopening Travel: How Airport Tech Could Take Off Amid The Covid-19 Pandemic
Source: CB Insights

What Is A SPAC?
Source: CB Insights

Why the Startup Accelerator Model Needs Disruption
Source: Medium


As investors and founders mature, Vienna emerges as a European startup hub
Source: TechCrunch

How Russian investments reacted to COVID
Source: Selected

London Business School and LocalGlobe launch new VC course aimed at women, Black and Asian candidates
Source: TechCrunch

Landscape, a new ‘Glassdoor for VCs’, launches with 700 reviews from European founders

North America

The United States Of Venture Capital: The Most Active VC In Each State
Source: CB Insights

Venture Capital Funding Headline Report Q3 2020
Source: CB Insights

The Austin State of Entrepreneurship
Source: Austin Startups

The New Face of a Founder
Source: TalkTech Association

Canada sees growth in ESG investing as U.S. increasingly rejects the trend
Source: The Globe and Mailr


Cyberjaya can be more than a technology hub
Source: Digital News Asia

To fill funding gaps, VCs boost efforts to find India’s standout early-stage startups
Source: TechCrunch

4 Israeli Universities Named Among 50 Top Producers Of Entrepreneurs
Source: NoCamels


Five South African crowdfunding platforms
Source: Ventureburn

Tanzania Startup Association launched to support local businesses
Source: Techmoran

A Singaporean firm has become the go-to master planner for African cities
Source: City Monitor

South America

Brazilian government achieves multimillion-dollar savings with remote working
Source: ZD Net

Oceania / Australia

Techboard’s annual funding report finds Australian startup investment bucked the global downward trend
Source: Startup Daily

Random Thoughts

Voice AI Redefines The Future Of Patient Interactions
Source: Inc42

What would the world do without GPS?
Source: BBC Future

What I’ve learned about online speaking in the last 6 months
Source: Linkedin

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