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Max Skibinsky - Bitcoin Startup - RU USA - Stanford Engineering - Jan 5 2015

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Talk by Max Skibinsky at Stanford Jan 5 2015, as part of our panel on 'Startups Under War & Censorship::Ukraine & Russia'.

Website: www.StanfordEuropreneurs.org
YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/StanfordEuropreneurs

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Max Skibinsky - Bitcoin Startup - RU USA - Stanford Engineering - Jan 5 2015

  1. 1. European Entrepreneurship @ Stanford Engineering Jan 5th 2015 @_lordmax_
  2. 2. " " Code Sweat " Angel My Story
  3. 3. { $4.5B Mega-fund ©  Vault12,  Inc.,  2014    
  4. 4. 1. Russia Today
  5. 5. Wasteland for" Entrepreneurs
  6. 6. { + Newfound national identity + Immigration from Russia + Strong creative technical class - Same as Russia: multi-level corruption, ex-USSR infra, oligarchy, etc. Ukraine
  7. 7. Ukraine Start by competing/learning India, Brazil startup ecosystems. ( less so with China )
  8. 8. Get top tier Valley VC for Ukraine startup: mission impossible 3rd tier no-name funds: waste of your time and their money. Ukraine
  9. 9. Very hard to compete by being best for developed, “sated” economies Compete by being best in un- developed, “hungry” economies Ukraine
  10. 10. Thank You!

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