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AAvantgarde Bio, ISAAC, Freedome, and others raised funding. An acquisition for Vection Technologies. Deep Blue Ventures, a new deeptech fund.
Welcome back to The Week in Italian Startups. This is Niccolò from Primo Ventures: every week, I publish my curated list of the latest news from the Italian startup ecosystem.
Vection Technologies announced the acquisition of InVRsion.
Deep Ocean Capital 🇮🇹announced Deep Blue Ventures, a seed/early-stage fund focused on deep tech (space, AI, health). The fund starts operations with €40.8m in committed capital, and the goal of raising €70m.
CDP 🇮🇹announced Galaxia, an aerospace incubator and tech transfer hub.
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Italian Tech Alliance 🇮🇹published a study on LPs in Italian VC funds. According to the survey, Italian VCs have €1.1Bn in dry powder available.
An 🇮🇹interview with Marco Trombetti, founder of Translated.
Italian developers’ productivity went down after Italy “banned” ChatGPT.
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Have a great week,