Posts in #ThoughtImports
Navigating Strategic Partnerships, Fintech, and Greek Tech with Spiro Antonopoulos

In a world that is increasingly digitized - and soon to be tokenized - strategic partnerships are as critical as ever. We sat down with Spiro Antonopoulos – VP of Strategic Partnerships at Kuvacash – to gain insights about strategic partnerships and business development in the world of cryptocurrency.

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Engineering Solutions for Tech & Life: Insights from Spiro S.

“Human beings have a natural tendency to want to solve issues they see. We are all trying to find better solutions to problems that surround us.” Spiro S, an engineer from big tech in San Francisco, shares insights on using engineering to create, build, and solve.

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Exploring the Future of Travel Tech with John Matson of Voyager HQ

With global destinations becoming accessible to everyone near and far, technology is innovating to keep up with the rising tide of travelers. In this Thought Imports, John Matson – Co-Founder and Managing Director of NYC-based global travel club Voyager HQ – shares best practices for travel startups and insights on the disruption to come.


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The Portuguese Tech Scene: The Boom Week Recap & Ecosystem Themes

Home to some of history’s greatest explorers, Portugal has long been a hub for innovation and discovery. Today, explorers traverse the lands of innovation and ride the waves of technology. In recent years, modern and international minds have propelled the country forward. The result? A booming Portuguese tech scene.

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Exploring the Ever-Growing Power of Women in Greece – with Athina Nousiopoulou

Greece has evolved over thousands of years to become a society that is patriarchal with a strong respect for the feminine. What does that evolution look like today in modern-day Greece and its burgeoning tech ecosystem? Greek business leader Athina Nousiopoulou shares fascinating insights from her recent study on female entrepreneurs in Greece.

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In Celebration of Women's Month: Inspiring Insights from the Women of #ThoughtImports

In honor of Women’s Month – and the continuance of an ever-evolving legacy left by the strong women before us – The Port will be sharing special female-powered editions of our #ThoughtImports series all month long. To kick things off, here’s a look back at insights from the female thought leaders of our series to date.

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The Universal Truths of Building New Partnerships & Ventures – with Andrew Harrington

For businesses to scale, they must not only have a vision but also craft the right partnerships. We sit down with founder, business development leader, and creative director Andrew Harrington to break down the fundamentals of creating partnerships and building creative ventures.

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Charting the Lands of 5G in the 4th Industrial Revolution – with Joshua Ness

We stand at the beginning of a new era of transformation, driven by the rapid acceleration of technology innovation across startups and corporations of all verticals. For insights on this shift and how companies can thrive with the changing tides, we sat down with NYC technology thought leader Joshua Ness.

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From Startup Founder to VC: An Interview with Apostolos Papadopoulos

From starting his own company to working in foreign policy to now getting into venture capital, Apostolos Papadopoulos has seen it all. In this #ThoughtImports, we sit down with Apostolos to get best practices on building and investing in businesses, and insights on the future of Greek tech.

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Raising Capital in Burgeoning Markets with Kristy Willard

A look at the technical aspects of raising capital and scaling in a burgeoning market with Kristy Willard, Sr. Associate at a Nairobi-based investment advisory and consulting firm that helps early stage businesses scale.

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Bridging Business & Design with Nigerian Entrepreneur Susan Onigbinde

Starting your own company in a burgeoning market isn’t easy. We sit down with Susan Onigbinde, Founder DODO Design Agency in Nigeria, to understand design's role in business and get tips for building a business in uncharted territory.

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Diving Into Entrepreneurship & VC with Anthony Liveris

Insights on getting investor-ready, tips for scaling your business, and thoughts on the future of Greek tech from Anthony Liveris — founder of Applecart, VC Partner at Liveris Family Office, and Chair of the next generation of The Hellenic Initiative.

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