Starta Accelerator is excited to announce that we are accepting applications from technology startups for our  Winter’18 batch program in New York.

Alexey Girin, Co-founder & Managing Partner of Starta Ventures is visiting from New York to host a Pitch Contest in Minsk.



Alexey Girin, Keynote & Q&A: «A New Era of Investments & Fybrid Investments.»

18.15- 19.15

Pitch Contest

Opportunity to pitch your startup (1 min pitch), get feedback from Starta Ventures and Judges and win a ticket to NYC for Starta Accelerator Demo day or 1 year of vitrual desk at coworking Sputnik Space in NYC (inludes using address as headquarters and a desk for 5 days a month). You will have an opportunity to be selected for the next winter Batch#5 at Starta Accelerator in NYC.

If you want to participate in our Pitch contest please RSVP as Startup Pitch Pass and send your Deck at

19.15 — 20.00

Networking & Happy Hour

Starta Ventures took all Starta initiatives under the umbrella of the Starta Ventures family in 2017. Its mission is to break through traditional venture capital barriers to empower the next generation of tech entrepreneurs.

Starta Accelerator is a NYC-based accelerator that helps companies with Eastern-European roots to grow their business in the USA. Accelerator’s main mission is to introduce startups to best practices, trusted advisers and mentors, and overcome cultural differences through a customized educational program that help startups to gain traction in U.S. and become part of the local startup and investing ecosystem. The program lasts 3.5 months, the next program starts in January 2018.

If you are interested in expanding your startup to US, we opened up the applications, please apply over here.

What we are looking for in a startup:

  • willingness to expand to U.S.
  • MVP and global product potential
  • B2B, B2SMB, B2B2C model
  • traction
  • ability to spend 3+ months in New York

What we are offering:

  • we give 130K in pre-seed money + operational expenses+ partenship&sponsorship bonuses for 7% of equity.
  • US Office Boarding & Adaptation:
  • NYC office space
  • Assistance for daily life (Visa, apartment rental, transportation, family & children relocation support)
  • Business assistance (legal, accounting, operations)
  • Business Development:
  • Education (seminars, workshops, round table and webinars)
  • Mentorship & Investor connection
  • PR & Marketing to raise awareness in US market
  • Demo Days, Startup events & Industrial events


Have questions about Pitch Contest & Happy Hour from NYC’s Starta Accelerator | Minsk? Contact Starta Accelerator