Updates & Press Releases

Working with exponential technologies means we operate in a fast-paced environment where changes happen often and quickly. In order to empower our users to do better, Empasco is continually building upon its solutions, so stay in touch to hear about our updates and other changes.

Empasco joins forces with BD Angels

May 31, 2020

Empasco joins BD Angels as a member of the largest Angel Investor network in Bangladesh.

Working with the nation’s first angel investment network created with a mission to nurture the innovation & entrepreneurship in Bangladesh, Empasco envisions many new opportunities to support and nurture the local technology ecosystem.


The state of Venture Capital: Chicago Booth

September 13, 2019

Re-living the histories from Milton Friedman to Friedrich Hayek, the reason why free-market libertarian economics is so powerful today in the modern world.

A Chicago Booth discussion on the state of Venture Capital in 2019.

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SeedLegals: Startup Challenges

August 9, 2019

An event with SeedLegals exploring and discussing administrative challenges behind launching startups and legal requirements founders should be aware of.

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Resurgo Ventures: Social Impact Showcase

July 18, 2019

Participating in the fantastic social impact showcase organised by Resurgo Venturers. Meeting startups who want to be part of the Empasco portfolio and are tackling social problems in various emerging market economies.

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AYV: Interview with Artur Safaryan

July 20, 2019

An interview for AYV TV of Sierra Leone on all things technology and the way local communities can build technology hubs that help the country prosper. 

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Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London

June 16, 2019

As part of Empasco's work in the development of Sierra Leone , Empasco was invited by Patricia Scotland QC, Secretary General of the Commonwealth of Nations at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London.

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Commonwealth Summit London 2018: Towards A Common Future

April 18, 2018

At the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in London in April 2018, the Empasco team supported and was part of the organising team, including the Commonwealth Youth Forum. The events offered the opportunity to debate and discuss some of the key issues relating to the advancement of the Commonwealth agenda of solving complex global issues by bringing together representatives from the worlds of business, civil society and government.


Entrepreneurship and Development by ACP YPN and World Solidarity Forum

August 10, 2017

At the Conference on Entrepreneurship and Development in Brussels, Empasco presented research on the topic of sustainable solutions in the business context and highlighted the problem of isolation of the African continent as a key challenge. The conference was organised by the African Caribbean and Pacific Young Professionals Network (ACP YPN) in collaboration with World Solidarity Forum.


United Nations

June 8. 2017

The Founders of Empasco, Messeh Leone and Artur Safaryan, were invited to the United Nations Secretariat in Geneva for the special Sri Chinmoy exhibit opening followed by a discussion with the UN representatives on the importance of Impact Data collection in showing real tangible results. As a result, the conversation on the applicability of Blockchain solutions at the UN level is currently ongoing.


Empasco Wins Warwick Enterprise Funding

May 15, 2017

Empasco was awarded funding by the Warwick Enterprise, in collaboration with Santander Bank, to continue building the solution and further develop the platform. The funding was primarily focused on allowing for further expansion abroad with Empasco being invited to the United Nations and the European Commission in June 2017. To find out more about Warwick Enterprise see the link below:


The GIANT Health, London - Identifying Innovators In Healthcare

November 26, 2016

Empasco attended the Giant Health conference in London so as to channel some of the groundbreaking innovation into the developing world. Many technological solutions were explored by the team, including Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality solutions. Additionally, Empasco had the great pleasure of supporting our Russian partner organisation, Nanotexmed, in their foreign expansion efforts.  To find out more about the event see link below:

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Web Summit 2016 - Exploring The Technological Landscape

November 10. 2016

Web Summit is the meeting place for the world’s most inspiring entrepreneurs as well as some of the most exciting startups in tech. Empasco was invited to attend the event in 2016. We had a great chance to support some of our key partners from across the world in seeking new opportunities. To find out more about the event follow link below:

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