General information

  • Corporate partners work with international start-ups on industrial innovation themes for three months
  • Corporate partners get access and contact to high potential start-ups. Those work with professional  support on the corporat challenge for three months
  • Start-ups get input & support for business model development & typical challenges related to growth as well as market entry by corporate partners

Contents of the Accelerator

  • Workshops, 1:1 Sessions & mentoring for start-ups
  • Accompanied workshops “Corporate & start-up collaboration” for a fast and outcomeorientet coworking
  • Events & network events as well as field trips
  • Flexible office space in the co-working of the hub for start-ups & corporate partners

Benefits

  • Support at the acceleration stage of start-ups, who are working on defined entrepreneurial challenges
  • Scouting and matching of start-ups with corporates / SMEs
  • Additional modules for essential knowledge and exchange between corporate and start-up
  • Continuation of the cooperation over the following 3-6 months (sessions on neutral ground, workshops) and suggestions for the framework conditions of a cooperation

Timeline

Sep/Oct 2019 Call for Challenges
October 2019 Specification & Definition of the Accelerator Challengee
15. November 2019 Finalisation of the Accelerator Challenge
Nov/Dec 2019 Start-up & Tech Scouting global
December 2019 Selection of the right technology & start-ups
January 2020 Preparatory phase
February – April 2020 Accelerator phase
May – July 2020 Cooperation phase

Filing

WE ARE LOOKING FOR: Corporate partners from the field of Alpine Technologies (cable cars, mobility, construction, outdoor & sports etc.) who would like to work on their innovation challenges together with startups in the course of the Acceleartor.

iect_3c_pos
FFG