Want to boost the success rate of your start-up or power the growth of scale-ups and SMEs in the field of sustainable energy and/or energy efficiency?

Early stage startups apply for Primer program (2-4 weeks pre-acceleration on-site program):

Application open: 15 November 2019

Start of the program: 13 January 2020

Later stage startups apply for the regional Power Up! competition:

Application open: in February 2020

Start of the program: March 2020

Info: maja@abc-accelerator.com

EIT Digital is a leading European digital innovation and entrepreneurial education organisation driving Europe’s digital transformation. Its way of working embodies the future of innovation through a pan-European ecosystem of over 200 top European corporations, SMEs, startups, universities and research institutes, where students, researchers, engineers, business developers, and entrepreneurs collaborate in an open innovation setting.

EIT Digital aims to be the ultimate driver of digital transformation not only in places where it operates brick-and-mortar representations. ARISE Europe  is set to develop strategic partnerships with relevant ecosystem stakeholders (innovation support organizations and universities) in RIS countries via co-branded activities and by providing them access to a pan-European network of EIT Digital.


-Providing access to international markets and access to finance for scale up companies in RIS countries via EIT Digital Accelerator;

-The ARISE Open Hours are a great chance to meet the EIT Digital Team and get to know our 1-year scale-up Accelerator program;

-Providing access to innovation and new technologies for industry in RIS countries via EIT Digital Accelerator;

-Supporting the establishment of tech-based ventures and helping innovators in RIS countries to develop and finalizing their MVP and start their venture via EIT Digital Venture Program.

-developing entrepreneurial skills of tech students from RIS countries by organising Innovation Games and providing access to EIT Digital Academy

Info: bernard@abc-accelerator.com