GTEC and VR First join forces to champion AR and VR initiatives across Europe

The Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) spaces are heating up – a few months back both Apple and Google announced their own projects to help developers create VR and AR experiences inside their ecosystems. ARKit and ARCore are an exciting advancement for consumers all over the world –  through them, we will all be able to enjoy the newest innovations in AR/VR using just our smartphones.

Until now, the majority of VR content has only been viewable with headsets and the only popular AR application for phones has been Pokémon Go, this, however, is all about to change. The jump these two tech giants are about to take signals that we are entering a new era. And old and new players need to be ready for what’s to come.

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Boosting startups in Ukraine: GTEC visits Kiev

On the weekend of October 6-8, GTEC was in Kiev for the second time this year. The first time, in August, we held our trusted G-Force meetup, which by now has 2,500 members all over the world. Our first contact with the Ukrainian startup scene was very promising, with over 50 founders joining on a warm Kiev summer night. So promising, in fact, that our MD Education Christoph decided to go back again – but this time, bringing some influential friends from the Berlin startup entrepreneurship scene.

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The Internview

In the beginning of the year, we were lucky enough to welcome three talented and inspiring young women onto our team as interns. Unfortunately for us, they’ve now left to go back to their studies in the U.S., but we still fondly remember them and all they did for us...

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Announcing the IPRIZE Jury

Meet the IPRIZE jury We are excited to announce the jury for the IPRIZE! This high-level, expert set of jurors will evaluate the pitches given by the startups that are shaping the machine economy of the future. The pitches will take place at the Unconference on...

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