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Ventures & Beyond creates and compiles publications (industry reports, business & research articles) on current/future trends of innovation and the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Both local and global content is made available to readers.

Ecosystem Report:
Venture Capital backed Exits profile in the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem

Data related to exits are considered as signals for VCs’ performance and can be used as a key element for successful follow up investments. This report attempted to generate a profile of VC exits this by analyzing the Turkish VC exits in terms of their sector, fund type, exit stage, exit type, and exit duration; within a time interval of 10 years (2013-2022).

McKinsey Technology Trends Outlook 2022

Which technology trends matter most for companies in 2022? New analysis by the McKinsey Technology Council highlights the development, possible uses, and industry effects of advanced technologies.

The 2023 European
Deep Tech Report

The third annual European deep tech report. In a pivotal year for deep tech, how is Europe faring, and how has the breakout of AI influenced deep tech priorities and European deep tech credentials. Deep Tech is the largest European Venture Capital category and has demonstrated remarkable resilience, even amid the market slowdown. Created by Dealroom with Lakestar and Walden Catalyst.

Applying design thinking for business model innovation

An article published by the Journal of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. In order to better understand how design thinking can contribute to business model innovation, this article regards business model innovation as a subject of design research and provides a critical review of researchers’ explorations of how to apply design thinking for business model innovation. 

(1) The State of Turkish Startup Ecosystem;
(2) Startup Newsletter 2022  

(1) An in-depth analysis and evaluation of the Turkish Startup Ecosystem. Published in 2022 by the Presidency of the Republic of Türkiye Investment Office in collaboration with  Startups Watch. (2) A startup newsletter also published this year by he Presidency of the Republic of Türkiye Investment Office.  

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2021/2022: Global Report Opportunity Amid Disruption

This is the latest report of The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) which is the largest study of entrepreneurship in the world that highlights entrepreneurship trends globally. Report findings are based on interviews and surveys with over 150,000 adults from 50 economies. It has been around since 1999 and has a well-tested and validated methodology. 

2022/2023 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Global Report: Adapting to a “New Normal”

Based on interviews with over 175,000 individuals and experts from 51 economies, the report tracks the percentage of adults who are starting or running a new business (referred to as Total early-stage Entrepreneurial Activity or TEA). Countries have experienced variable impacts from the pandemic and this reports presents a detailed analysis on the these impacts. 

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the New Health Economy

This publication analyzes the increasingly important role played by entrepreneurs of SMEs and start-ups in strengthening health systems in developing countries. It builds on three sessions of the World Investment Forum (WIF) that took place in 2021, focusing on entrepreneurship in the new health economy in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean and Asia-Pacific. 

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