Caroline Mair

Before proceeding with in-depth data analysis, you first need to ensure that the data you have available is suited for solving your business problem. Data exploration is a first step in the data science workflow. It helps you to find out if the data you have available is suited for the problem you want to study. Our training session on data exploration helps you on your way.

Marie-France Rousseau

VentureBeat, one of the most popular blogs in the global startup ecosystem, has recently published 'Everything you need to know about corporate venture capital in Europe' by Sirris expert Omar Mohout.

Philippe Thiran

Do you like anticipating the latest trends in global digitisation? Are you eager to share your knowledge with companies? Do you want to be on the crossroads where technology, business and engineering meet? If so, this opportunity might be something for you!

Marie-France Rousseau

With the online presentation 'European Venture Capital' Sirris expert Omar Mohout presents an extensive report about financing in Europe in 2016. The document contains lots of data and information and brings some surprising insights.

Mathias Verbeke

The loads of data companies generate every day can be used to innovate. Therefore, the data a company manipulates or has access to needs to be exploited. For two years now the Data Innovation Group of Sirris helps you with this. Its latest move is the launch of EluciDATA Starter Kit Portal.

Marie-France Rousseau

On 20 December, Sirris expert Omar Mohout brought together more than 60 companies of the "€ 1M Club", a select group of Belgian technology companies that raised at least € 1M in venture capital recently, for a breakfast meeting in Ghent in the context of the Scaleup project. This group stands for 322 million venture capital, probably making it the only closed tech event in Belgium that gathered so much value.

Nick Boucart

Christmas and New Year are only a few days away. For me it’s a good moment to take a step back and reflect on what I have been doing over the last few years and what I expect to happen next.

Omar Mohout

EdTech - short for 'Education Technology' - is a small but important segment of the startup and scaleup ecosystem. EdTech is driving the biggest educational innovation in an industry that didn’t change much over the years: MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are becoming the new normal at universities. But EdTech is much more than that.

Mathias Verbeke

Feature engineering is the process of extracting and selecting relevant, informative and distinguishing characteristics from your data, which can subsequently be used as input for a machine learning algorithm. As the quality of your features largely influences the quality of the results, feature engineering is one of the keys to success in successfully applying machine learning. While it is typically a creative and work-intensive process, understanding the methodology, tricks of the trade and common pitfalls can help you go a long way.

Nick Boucart

As the number of customers of your SaaS business grows, so does the complexity of billing them. There are numerous solutions to help you solve your billing and payment challenges. Let's have a look at them.