Who cares about ESG?

A growing number of investors in the startup and venture capital (VC) ecosystem have finally started to emphasise environmental, social, and governance (ESG) related matters. There are good reasons behind it and the purpose of this article is to explain why that’s the case and what we at OpenOcean are doing about it.

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How to cut through the AI hype

Unless you’ve been living on a desert island you can’t have avoided the recent hype around Artificial Intelligence, AI. Everybody is talking about the importance of it: business leaders, politicians, technologists, startup founders, and investors. Consequently almost all startup pitches contain some references to AI, and more or less all investors claim to be looking for AI opportunities.

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Davos Two Weeks Before WEF Meeting

Most people have heard about Switzerland's Davos in conjunction with the World Economic Forum's annual meeting, which is held there each year in January. I visited this mountain resort two weeks before the summit when it was still peaceful and quiet. With sunshine and blue skies every day, I completely fell in love with the massive alpine scenes of this tiny town.

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Exploring the Pantip Food Market in Thong Sala, Koh Phangan

I made a short video of the Pantip Food Market, which is located in the centre of Thong Sala on the island of Koh Phangan (Thailand). It's a remarkable place and I did my best to capture the mood and atmosphere. Too bad you can't record smells with any device I'm aware of.

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