ACCELERATOR FOR AI & MACHINE LEARNING STARTUPS

Our acceleration program ELEVATE helps you to validate your business idea, gain traction and gets you ready for your first customers and investors. ELEVATE combines the expertise of validating ideas with the execution power in the fields of IT-Development and Growth Marketing.

Our next batch kicks-off on June 4th.

Apply now for Batch #5

Applications for Batch #4 are closed.You can apply for Batch #5, starting January 2020.

OUR OFFER:

The most critical resource for startups is often not only money, but talent.

This is why we provide our ELEVATE startups with a dedicated IT developer and a dedicated Growth Marketer from our team to create the product and work on getting traction together. We help you grow your network and gain first customers. Our goal is to create an environment that lets you focus on talking to customers and building a product reaching market fit.

Hands-on Execution

A dedicated IT Developer & a dedicated Growth Marketer embedded in your team. Design and CI support. 1:1 coaching & mentoring by international experts and entrepreneurs. Adding up to 350h of support for your start-up!

Network

Contacts to corporates in your field, first customers, investors, mentors & alumni. Plus, potential support by university research teams.

Bootcamps

5 bootcamps providing you with the most critical founder know-how on your way to product-market-fit. Our bootcamps are facilitated by internal and external experts in their fields.

Funding

5,000€ for initial expenses, so you don’t have to worry about travel costs or first experiments & a potential follow-up grant of 22.500€

Perks

Resource support by our partners – check them out in the section “Partner Perks” below.

Office Space

Office space @weXelerate, CEE’s biggest innovation hub.

See program details

PARTNER PERKS:

$3,000 in Cloud and Firebase Credits

$5,000 in Amazon Web Services Promotional Credit

$25.000 in infrastructure credit and all the benefits of the startup community

Up to $120.000 in IBM Cloud credits

WHAT OUR ALUMNI THINK:

Work with amazing Mentors & Coaches like...

Susann Fischer

David Pichsenmeister

Eva Arh

Greg Leuch

See all our mentors

Applications for Batch #4 are closed. You can already apply for Batch #5, starting in January 2020

Apply for Batch #5

YOU CAN ALSO APPLY THROUGH OUR SCOUTING PARTNERS:

Elevate Partners

GET IN TOUCH

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