Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, subsidiary of the Intesa Sanpaolo Group that promotes innovation development processes and plans, and OurCrowd, an equity crowdfunding and a venture capital platform, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the aim to promote startup access to international capital markets.

At Collision Conference, M12, Microsoft Corp.’s venture fund (formerly known as Microsoft Ventures), Madrona Venture Group, Notion Capital and Vertex Ventures announced the four winners of its global startup competition, Innovate.AI.