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Elevator Lab Challenges: the CEE region’s largest fin-tech acceleration program

On 2 April, Raiffeisen Bank Bulgaria, the Bulgarian network bank of Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI), started the application phase for its local “Elevator Lab Challenge”. Bulgarian start-ups have now time until 17 June to apply with their ideas and solutions from the fields of Advanced Analytics, Corporate Banking, Investing & Trading Tech, New Branch Experience, […]

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weXelerate, open for startups from the Balkan region

The innovation hub weXelerate connects large corporates and international startups in order to jointly develop new service areas, tap into new markets, as well as unite multipliers, supporters, and investors in one place. The core piece of this multilayered innovation ecosystem is the four-month Accelerator Program that is open to startups from all over the […]

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Startups

Generali Italia and H-FARM launch the “Health and Welfare accelerator”

The application process to participate in the program that will involve 5 national and international startups is now open. Global investments in digital health – the use of digital hardware and software technologies in the health and welfare sectors – have grown steadily: they reached 6.1 billion in 2016 and are expected to increase by […]

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The first weXelerate accelerator batch comprises 52 startups from 14 countries

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The selected companies already hold funding of over €23m in total. The innovation hub weXelerate received over 1.000 applications from 72 different countries for its first accelerator batch. (The UN counts 193 member countries.) In a multi-staged selection process, 52 startups from 14 countries were accepted into the 4-months program starting this September in […]

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ABC Accelerator is opening a window into the future

ABC Accelerator based in Ljubljana, Slovenia has launched its fourth program focused on the Internet of Things and Internet of Everything, entering one of the hottest markets for years to come.

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Metavallon and Ericsson Team Up in Greece

Metavallon announces its collaboration agreement with Ericsson as part of The Accelerator 2016 to enhance market access for accelerating startups in Europe and internationally.

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Events

Join the Start Trek Tour and Meet Startup Influencers from All Over Europe

Eleven Accelerator and its partners host local events in six cities in CEE and bring along inspiring entrepreneurs, investors and partners from all over Europe StartTrek is a series of startup events taking place in six cities in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). The tour is organized by Eleven Accelerator and its partners, and in […]

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LAUNCHub Seed Fund Accepts Applications for Investments

The LAUNCHub seed fund is launching a dedicated application call for financing of early stage digital startup companies, scheduled to open on February 1, 2014. Earlier in January the 9 million Euro SEE seed fund announced its latest investments following the selection process in the end of 2013 adding Slovenia and Ukraine on the map together […]

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Business

Eleven Will Invest EUR 100,000 Rounds in Advanced Startups

According to a recent research, there are roughly 100 startup accelerators and incubators in Europe, investing up to EUR 50,000 in exchange for a 6 to 10% equity stake in the companies*. Eleven Accelerator Venture Fund has just announced Eleven 100 – a call for investing up to EUR 100,000 in more advanced startups, with […]

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Toruvia.me, joins Eleven

The startup scene of Montenegro is not often part of our startup coverage. But this time we have a new startup to announce called TourVia.me, which is the latest one to join the Bulgarian accelerator Eleven, in the batch of the fifth generation. TourVia.me is a web shop for multi-day travel arrangements with guide, whereas […]