Senior Vice President of SAP, Cafer Tosun’s Startup Istanbul Talk

Cafer Tosun is Senior Vice President for Strategic Innovations at SAP. In his role he is responsible for the global strategic innovation programs at SAP. He heads all public research relationship with governments, strategic partners and universities. At the same time Cafer is the responsible executive Managing Director in charge of SAP Innovation Center in Turkey.

Cafer Tosun talked about his experiences and SAP’s Startup Focus Program. He also gave some numbers and details about this program and the evaluation process. With this program SAP provides the technology that startups need. You can watch the full talk on here:

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Etohum Meetings are Coming to London and Dublin

After organized the Eurasia’s biggest startup event, Startup Istanbul, Etohum is coming to Dublin, then London this time to meet with startups, entrepreneurs and investor. At both London and Dublin, Etohum will be active in informing and leading candidates who have the proper knowledge and idea about internet while also seeking to introduce them to the right business networks.

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Startup Istanbul 2014 Numbers

Eurasia’s biggest entrepreneurship, investment and networking event, Startup Istanbul, was the witness of a compelling global startup competition in its second year at Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar Convention & Exhibition Center. Here Are Some Numbers About Startup Istanbul 2014. Read More

Etohum Has Invested in Pakistani Startup: Bookme!

Etohum is announcing its new investment, the Pakistani Startup Bookme which allows to buy cinema and bus tickets via their web and mobile applications. Bookme was also one of the selected startups for mentorship and training program before Startup Istanbul Event.

Bookme is founded by Faizan Aslam, CEO of Macro Pak Solutions, in Lahore, Pakistan. Bookme aims to become online booking destination for Pakistanis. It is a new way of buying tickets for the events in Pakistan. With this app, you can get all the information of the happenings within the country, up coming events, transport and cinema ticketing. Bookme started at small scale but now own it has three offices in major cities of the country.

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Did You Watch The Presentation of Startup Istanbul Winner? Here is Connected2.Me got the 1st award of Startup Challenge at Startup Istanbul and guess what happened then? They got investment from Dave McClure, 500 Startups and moved to U.S. They are in 500 Startups’ office now and working to expand their business to the globe. is a global social network with 2.6 million registered users now. Daily visitors and monthly new users are 200K and 100K per month, respectively. Its unique features are -Anonymity: It allows communication without revealing your identity. Both web and mobile: runs on both web and mobile platforms.

You can watch the winner pitch from its founder Ozan Yerli on here: