Posts tagged with: SaaS

Ecosystems. Driving the core or developing the edge?

For decades governments and business leaders are trying to understand the venturing ecosystem in Silicon Valley. With over 30,000 start-ups, a world leading venture capital industry and continuously emerging high growth technology companies, the Bay Area is the most admirable...
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The future of business incubation and venture funding

Despite the tremendous success of the ‘blockbuster’ venture capital model, a new venture model is emerging in the tail of the venture industry. A growing number of start-ups choose a different path to develop a product or solution and to...
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The Venture Economy

Innovation and entrepreneurship are hughly important to transform our economies. Not an easy undertaking these days. Yet, despite the financial crisis and increasing unemployment rates, I like to mention two disruptive developments that, in addition to crowd funding (see blog...
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Platform Publishing – a new operating model for media companies

Traditional media companies manage diversified portfolios of newspapers, magazines, Internet, radio and TV channels. As a result of decreasing (print) volumes and a shift of advertising spend from print to Internet, mobile and TV, profit margins are diminishing year over...
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TEDX Human Nature Forecast 2011

Daan Witteveen is industry leader Technology Media & Telecom (TMT) at Deloitte with a passion for technology enabled business models, innovation and venturing. When asked what human nature is to him in his field, Daan replies: “Human nature is to initiate...
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