We gathered several new startup community opportunities in CEE and we’d like to share them with you. In case you know any startups that might be interested, just direct them to us. Would also appreciate if you could share this via your channels (attaching a visual therefor).

* Become CEE leader and conquer US together with MassChallenge!

Bridge to MassChallenge Warsaw is the top CEE’s startup Competition. It is an opportunity for startups which are ready to grow and go global. 2 multi-days bootcamps in Warsaw & Boston + fast-track for best 2 startups to MassChallenge Boston semi-finals.

Why join:

  • Equity-free program from a well-known accelerator in Boston.

  • The 1st global startup competition in CEE region.

  • Access to MC global resources, such as network of over 1000 mentors and 100 corporate partners (across all sectors), access to 5 MassChallenge locations worldwide.

  • Valuable introductions to executives in industries you’re targeting and investors.

  • Ability to get connected and cooperate with the biggest in the business: VISA, PKO Bank Polski, Microsoft, GE.

For whom: for startups from all industries with a special preference to fintech, energy and cyber security.

Stage: revenue-ready, scale-up companies

Deadline: October 30, 2017

Apply here! Startup Hub Poland can select and occupy only few seats this year!

 

* Orange Fab kicks-off new acceleration season!

A great chance to develop technologically advanced solutions in partnership with a corporate partner.

Why join:

  • Free 12-week acceleration programme with non-equity funds up to 40 k PLN.

  • Access to the network of mentors, experts from Orange and startups ecosystem, infrastructure, consumer research center, Orange distribution network and dedicated services of Orange R&D center.

  • Possibility to scale up globally in cooperation with foreign Orange Fabs.

  • Selected startups will be invited to ‘Startup pitch’ on December 15 in Warsaw

For whom: projects mainly from customer experience, artificial intelligence, IoT, big data, e-commerce, AR, VR, cyber security, process automation, fintech and blockchain.

Deadline: November 26, 2017

Apply here! Up to 4 best startups can receive a special tickets reserved for Startup Hub selection! (path to exclusive invite to the program)