Open call: Startup Activation 2014
Deadline: June 2nd, 2014 at 11:59 p.m.
The EIT ICT Labs Outreach Programme aims at sharing EIT ICT Labs' best practices across Europe and contributing to the creation of start-ups by building strong ties to on-going EIT ICT Labs action lines and other related innovation programs and contests.
In the context of this program, EIT ICT Labs supports start-ups based in the Outreach Programme countries to get in contact with EIT ICT Labs innovation activities by organizing training sessions in Trento on lean start-up, business model canvas, customer validation and development, starting from June 23rd, 2014 to June 26th, 2014.
These training activities will take place in conjunction with TechPeaks, a people accelerator program organized by Trento RISE, an EIT ICT Labs Partner. In particular, selected start-ups will have the opportunity to participate in the mentoring sessions organized at TechPeaks during the time of their visit and featuring Andy Parsons, Vitaly Golomb, and Vito Lomele.
The EIT ICT Labs offers travel support to and from Trento in favor of up to fifteen start-ups that are in an early stage of growth, looking for coaching opportunities and connection with EIT ICT Labs activities.
Countries considered for this call are the ones under the geographical scope of the Outreach Programme.
Application and evaluation process
Trento RISE, EIT ICT Labs partner in Trento, is responsible for the local organization of the visit. In order to be considered for this opportunity, please submit to the email address firstname.lastname@example.org the following documents:
- motivation paper (maximum 500 words), AND
- link and/or short slide presentation about the start-up,
by June 2nd, 2014 at 11:59 p.m.
For more information please consult the Terms & Conditions of the call.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Aleksandra Parcinska at email@example.com.