DATA ENABLES

ECOSYSTEM GROWTH

With the Heatmap ecosystem database, DEEP is your ideal partner for innovation intelligence. Empower your startup hub with ecosystem data and a sound while still practical data strategy. Inform budget decisions and build a data-driven narrative to position your ecosystem internationally.

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ACCESS THE FULL HEATMAP DATABASE

We maintain the most versatile database on ecosystem development in Europe with >370 metrics covering investments, international connectivity, technology trends, job creation, developer pools, meetup activity, news monitoring, accelerator performance, and a directory of local ecosystem leaders.

 

  • 371 metrics tracked for >100 ecosystems
  • >4,017 individual startup programs tracked
  • Daily >600 technology trend signals recorded

Monitor Your City’s DEVELOPMENT

Join major European cities in our Ecosystem Data Club and get quarterly insights on your ecosystem to identify data points to inspire your brand story or prepare for answers on weak spots.

 

  • Quarterly tailor-made Analysis of most important developments
  • Quarterly calls with community of peers to advance understanding of ecosystem trajectories
  • Visualizations to share on social media and your website
  • Access to ecosystem data experts when you need quick answers
  • Annual analysis of survey data on reputation and connectivity of your hub among founders

RUN AN ECOSYSTEM HEALTH CHECK

We can support the evaluation of your ecosystem’s overall health or the performance of individual programs.

 

  • Scientifically-based Ecosystem Health Check with 8 metrics covering the startup community, the entrepreneurship support network,  social capital as well as governance.
  • Balanced analysis of quantitative and qualitative assessments
  • Benchmark analysis with interantional peers
  • Development of recommendations for improvement

PUBLISH YOUR OWN LOCAL STARTUP SCENE REPORT

 

The fastest way to produce a strong publication on your startup scene. No matter the size of your ecosystem, you can create a data-driven analysis with our proven methodology. Use the ready-made survey, methodology, benchmark data and templates to create a stunning report on your local ecosystem report.

 

  • Ready-made survey, just share a link with your founders
  • Get data on the most important indicators and compare against London, Berlin or regional champions
  • >5 years of historical data in European benchmark cities
  • Established methodology to get hassle-free analytics in a short time
  • Flexible report templates to produce great looking publications
  • Expandable design to include further data points from your own research

Design your own Data Strategy

Data without interpretation are just numbers. We help you to empower your ecosystem to leverage data to identify gaps and opportunities to grow. Go from superficial data snapshots to a deep understanding of the dynamics driving ecosystem growth. Don’t just look at the number of unicorns, but map out the increase of funding levels in your city on 3-year averages. Don’t limit yourself to counting startups, but benchmark your specializations with those of the leading startup hubs in Europe.

 

  • Data Strategy Canvas to identify objectives, use cases and data needs
  • Review of available data sources, paid and free
  • Definition of processes to ensure long-term business impact
  • Skill building to maintain analytical capacities inside your team

They are trusting us

"The Heatmap team is just amazing. We were thrilled by all the effort they are putting in the report

Diane, Balderton Capital

We were really impressed with the map, matchmaking and preparation work that has gone into the activities. Our team really enjoyed working with the Heatmap and is happy we tried it out!

Johanne, Rockstart

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