Announcement of SSRN 2017 Awards

We just concluded our 2nd Annual Celebration meeting of SSRN with ceremonies and festivities. Invited guest speaker, Ivar Jacobson gave a great talk about Essence and how it can benefit the Software Startup community. As announced earlier, 3 network awards were also given. Here are the awards and the recipients: SSRN Junior Researcher Award 2017 went to Pertti Seppänen, … More Announcement of SSRN 2017 Awards

Invitation to 2nd Anniversary Meeting of Software Startup Research Network with Special Program

As SSRN members, we are celebrating tomorrow the completion of the second successful year of the network. Together with us we have also guest, Ivar Jacobson who  will share his insights and experience in methods development and how the our community could benefit from these ideas. We are also awarding 3 awards: SSRN Junior Researcher Award 2017 goes for … More Invitation to 2nd Anniversary Meeting of Software Startup Research Network with Special Program

Invitation to Zab pitching event: 100 Software Robots for Tomorrow’s Education

Dear startup enthusiasts, Educational institutions have started their own digital transformation journey. Education Technology (Edtech) is here helping to redefine how we learn, obtain skills, and get credentialed. Such value proposition has captured public attention and attracted record amounts of venture capital funding. To react on the call for innovation in Edtech, we present the results … More Invitation to Zab pitching event: 100 Software Robots for Tomorrow’s Education

Innovation card game for 300 students

Last Thursday, Software Innovation Labs has started teaching the Software Engineering course for 380 students in TDT4140 at NTNU, Gloshaugen. The first class was devoted to present the course Agenda, with many new aspects on software development for startup. We introduced a card game to teach students on Software Engineering practices and processes. In the … More Innovation card game for 300 students

Current development on software startup research – a summary of SSU2015

First workshop held at the University of Bozen-Bolzano In parallel to these biweekly telcos, the idea is to get together every six months with proper proceedings to publish initial results of research, which can be taken up into scientific journals. The first ever physical meeting and workshop of the network was held on 2 December … More Current development on software startup research – a summary of SSU2015

Current development on software startup research – a summary of SSU2015

Software startup researchers invited to join a global network Already seven countries are involved in the recently established software startup research network, which brings together people from different backgrounds to share their research on the topic and explore the synergies that can be found when collaborating in the network. The ambition is to grow rapidly … More Current development on software startup research – a summary of SSU2015

What Do We Know about Software Development in Startups?

Startups are newly created companies with little or no history of facing high volatility in technologies and markets. In the US alone, 476,000 new businesses are established each month,1 accounting for nearly 20 percent of job creation.2 As such, startups are an important factor in the economy. However, the environment of startups is dynamic, unpredictable, and even … More What Do We Know about Software Development in Startups?