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Lightning Lab offers first female focused intake

11 April 2016


Lightning Lab helps start-ups launch into the business market. This is the first year that the focus is on women. All nine teams involved, including a Chinese-based team, have at least one female in the leadership team.

The products the teams are working on are wide ranging and include Ama Balm – an after-sun balm for adventurers and Music academy an online music school.

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Characteristics of technology


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