Accelerator for Blue Growth is looking for blue startups, join us and benefit from a transnational mentoring programme!
SUBMARINER Network, a hub promoting sustainable use of marine resources, is running an accelerator for Blue Growth startups and SMEs representing sectors, such as aquaculture, blue biotechnology or related topics.
We pre-accelerate Blue Growth startups and SMEs allowing access to our international pool of mentors encompassing academic and commercial side. We prepare the startups and SMEs for investment, therefore use the unique opportunity to boost your business idea and reach the next step in your entrepreneur journey.
Apply to join the accelerator here: https://www.submariner-network.eu/apply-for-alliance-accelerator
We have mentored over the last three years more than 30 Blue Growth startups, offering a range of services as scientific research and technical advice, access to research infrastructure and equipment, access to bioresources, business development, communication and promotion and legal advice. We apply a transnational approach for advancing startups in your product/service development facilitating international connections and offering a broad possibility to progress the developed idea. We welcome SMEs being in different stage of their development (from biodiscovery, R&D, upscaling to product development and commercialization). With our transnational approach we proved to be able to achieve at least one step further in the value chain for each startup attending our mentoring programme, while many of our enrolling SMEs have won prestigious awards and reached the market.
Geographical scope: Baltic, Nordic, Europe
Thematic focus: blue growth and blue bioeconomy fields (aquaculture, blue biotechnology or similar)
Target group: startups & SMEs
The match-making activities are part of the Alliance+ project ( https://www.submariner-network.eu/alliance ), that is co-financed by Interreg Baltic Sea Region.