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The Start Of Something Big: 20 Startups To Watch

SaaStock has always been about taking things to the next level, be that connections, knowledge or fledgling enterprises. Startups are the lifeblood of the SaaS space, and every year we’re floored at the initiative and creativity of the new businesses that flock through our doors. At the heart of our Dublin event is our Startup…

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A myriad of happenings not to miss at SaaStock19

230 speakers 🎙 16 actionable bootcamps 🛠 370 investors 💼  – 300 funds💰 Endless meeting opportunities 📆 The fundamentals of what a SaaStock conference stands for and has come to represent, are all going to be there next week in Dublin. It wouldn’t be us, however, if we didn’t throw in a couple of new…

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Ten Rising Stars at SaaStock

The SaaStock Startup Program has taken off this year and will now be bringing over 125 Startups from 6 continents to Dublin this October. We are super excited to welcome them all for three days of fantastic content, investor meetings, relaxed networking, pitching, and general SaaS shenanigans! The top tier of our Startup Program is…

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All Rise: Meet The Judges Of SaaStock’s Global Pitch Competition

The SaaS space thrives on competition. How could an industry made up of such ambitious, industrious founders fail to? At SaaStock, we’re never ones to shy away from a bit of friendly rivalry. In fact, we go so far as to encourage it via our Pitch Competition. This popular contest is our way of honoring…

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The secret of going upmarket: How to combine the no-touch freemium model with inside sales successfully

This is a guest post by Moritz Dausinger, Founder and CEO of Refiner.io, a lead qualification tool helping B2B SaaS companies with a self-service model to go upmarket by identifying their high-value opportunities on autopilot. Phil Libin, the CEO of Evernote, famously said: “The easiest way to get 1 million people paying is to get…

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Rad Ambassadors: The 12 Companies Supercharging Our Startup Program

It’s often been said, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” At SaaStock, we say – why choose? SaaStock19 ensures you get to tick both boxes; powerful knowledge and incredible connection. A key feature of our schedule with regard to this is our Startup Program. Starting on Monday, October 14th with a day…

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Inside the Mind of a Non-technical CEO: The Story Behind Humio’s Success

It’s hard not to feel fired up when engaging in conversation with Geeta Schmidt, CEO of Humio. Her energy and evident enthusiasm for their product, a real-time log analysis platform for on-premises and cloud infrastructures, is infectious. Of course, this dynamism shouldn’t be entirely unexpected from the founder of a company which experienced a 13x…

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All talk, all action: 3 steps to become a thought leader on diversity and inclusion

This is a guest post by Georgiana Barbanta from Paddle. If you are a SaaS founder or executive from a minority background, we have an excellent opportunity for you: a free ticket for SaaStock19 through our Taking Stock D&I Program. You will get a full 3-day pass with access to all stages, parties, and activities, plus…

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Treasure Hunt: 20 Key VCs Attending SaaStock19

Last month, we shared some of the hidden gems that hide beyond the SaaStock stage; the deeply knowledgeable and experienced stars of our “corridor track,” representing SaaS-focused investment firms from around the world. Many hours are put into the careful planning and curation of our onstage content, but it’s the diverse range of VCs waiting…

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Hidden Gems: The Rising Star Speakers of SaaStock19

We’re at a distinct turning point in the year. There’s a slight chill in the morning air, the shops are stocking up on knitwear, and Instagram is overflowing with #pumpkinspice everything. For some, this means the onset of Fall. For anyone working in the SaaS space, it can mean only one thing; SaaStock19 is just…

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