Accelerators

Ecosystem | Accelerators
Minerva, the program that promotes business projects in the technology sector in Andalusia

Minerva is an entrepreneurship program that is promoted by the Ministry of Economy, Knowledge, Business and University of the Andalusian Government and Vodafone, to promote business projects in the technology sector in the Andalusian region.

Ecosystem | Accelerators
EIC Accelerator aims to contribute to the implementation of the Green Deal objectives

The EIC Accelerator call is part of the European Innovation Council (EIC) pilot project supporting leading innovators, entrepreneurs and small businesses with funding opportunities and acceleration services.

Ecosystem | Accelerators
European consortium EIT Food is looking for innovative agri-food ideas for their incubator in Spain

European consortium EIT Food has launched Seedbed 2020, a programme to boost new agri-food companies. With this intensive six-month programme, EIT Food wants to train new companies so they can turn their projects into viable companies with a future.

Ecosystem | Accelerators
Cleantech Camp is searching for new projects and startups to accelerate the energy transition across Europe

EIT InnoEnergy, Naturgy, Enagás, CRH, Prio, Barcelona Activa y la Cámara Municipal de Lisboa promote the 5th edition of Cleantech Camp, an acceleration program with an international focus oriented towards startups or business ideas in their initial phases that focus on clean energies.

Ecosystem | Accelerators
HiReach launches a Startup acceleration programme for enterprises in the mobility sector

HiReach project has launched its new Startup Lab acceleration programme that will connect 20-25 talented startups with key players in the mobility sector and which will create a pioneering ecosystem of innovation for inclusive mobility. The project welcomes EU-based startups with a product or prototype, with established founding teams or wishing to become engaged in product teams or […]

Ecosystem | Open Calls
PARSEC Accelerator launches its first Open Call for applications

PARSEC is a business accelerator supporting the creation of new Earth Observation-based products and services. The accelerator targets SMEs, start-ups, entrepreneurs and individuals who want to have an impact on the emerging Food, Energy and Environment sectors.

News | Accelerators
EDP, the incubation concept for startups in the energy sector

EDP Starter is an innovative incubation concept for startups in the energy sector, allowing them to enter the innovation ecosystem of EDP, Portugal’s leading electricity group and one of the largest in Europe. It is much more than a physical space, as the platform offers a virtual incubation modality where entrepreneurs can access EDP’s innovation […]

Ecosystem | Accelerators
Correos launches its 3rd edition of Lehnica Challenge to promote the development of 5 business projects

CorreosLabs launches the third edition of the Lehnica Challenge, a competition for innovative projects through which the Correos helps the development and implementation of startup projects with the aim of bringing added value to the market. In addition, this year, the company has explained that it will build a long-term relationship with the chosen startups. […]

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EIT Digital Challenge finals award the 10 best European deep tech scaleups of 2019

EIT Digital has awarded the 10 best European Deep Tech companies in the EIT Digital Challenge scaleup contest 2019. A record number of 279 scaleups from 33 countries applied, representing a 40% growth with respect to 2018 and the highest country variety in the 6-year history of Europe’s flagship deep tech competition in digital. The […]

Ecosystem | Accelerators
Accelerators and awards with open calls for entrepreneurs and startups

El Referente has compiled in the following report all the initiatives looking for innovative companies in order to incorporate them into their programs. Some of them end on October, while others will remain open until November and December.