Flexible Start-Up Support - Regional Edition
Flexible Startup Support accelerator offers support to promising projects and entrepreneurs based in cities outside Tirana. The programme aims to support innovations in various sectors and technologies, developed within new startups, universities and SME based locally.
We bring the latest methods of technical support, implemented by national and international experts and coaches, validated by startups and project teams throughout the last five years in many cities. Our coaches are certified by international institutions and provide similar services to startups around the world.
Main objective of the Flexible Start-Up Support – Regional Edition are:
- To support the development and commercialization of the local Start-Ups, entrepreneurs and projects developed within universities.
- Assist in building a local startup ecosystem by engaging local stakeholders, such as: private sector companies, universities, municipalities and other government institutions.
- To increase capacities of local support organization to identify opportunities and build a robust and functioning local ecosystem
- Support the development of a healthy startup pipeline
The programme seeks to incubate and mentor up to 20 Start-Ups per cohort/ year. The chosen Start-Ups will have a developed idea, preferably accompanied by an initial MVP if applicable, that offers a solution for a specific industry. During the 10 week programme, the Start-Ups will develop and validate their business model, address their market needs through in-depth analysis, build a prototype and receive specialized support in identifying commercialization opportunities. The programme will offer support to address funding needs through exploitation of internal and external resources.
We will deliver specific group workshops led by experts, one-to-one activities based on individual roadmap and needs assessment, at the beginning and at the end of the events. The program will also use various proprietary tools and canvases, covering Entrepreneurship, Business Modeling, Market Analysis and Funding actions.
The programme will start in April 2021 and held in the premises of our project partner SET TOUR LAB, situated in the beautiful Lungomare area of the city.
If you want to get in touch regarding the Flexible Start-up Support Regional Edition in Albania, please contact us here
The Call for Application is now open!