Cleantech start-up? Join Climate-KIC Accelerator!
13-03-2017 at 13.00h

FAST-TRACK YOUR
CLEANTECH BUSINESS

ENTER CLIMATE-KIC ACCELERATOR

Climate-KIC Accelerator is the cleantech accelerator with a focus on climate impact. Climate-KIC offers a 18 month programme divided in 3 stages, to grow your own cleantech idea into a great business.

- Accelerator Stage 1 is now open for entries.
- Submission deadline: 13 March 2017 at 13.00 hours.

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The accelerator programme focused on cleantech commercialization

Cleantech
  • Rock-solid 18-month program with 3 stages
  • Fast-track entrepreneurship education
  • Access to an extensive relevant international network
  • Global domination
  • Generous funding: a total of €75.000
  • And much more

The impact of Climate-KIC Accelerator Benelux
Since 2012


Fast-track your cleantech business

  • Stage 1
  • Stage 2
  • Stage 3

Stage 1: Fundamentals

Find your market niche, develop a financial model and figure out how to make money and scale your business.

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Stage 2: Validation

As Steve Blank puts it: “No business plan survives first contact with a customer.”
Verify your business assumptions by talking to customers.

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Stage 3: Delivery

Get your business ready for takeoff. Find launching customers, development partners or investors. Partnerships that allow you to grow fast.

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Meet our Accelerator coaches

Our coaches are experts in the field of entrepreneurship, they are committed and dedicated to transform your cleantech ideas into commercial success. Our coaches help you connect with the right experts and to formulate your business plan, develop your entrepreneurial skills and help you fund your start-up through the early stages.

Think big

Ambitious? Committed? Go global with your cleantech business.
Pierre Vermeulen
Solease
Pierre Vermeulen

Winning the Venture Competition gave us credibility and as a result clients and financing.

Hans Schaap
GreenStar Statistics
Hans Schaap

Accelerator and the masterclasses helped us speed up and improve our business.

Pieter Verberne
CarbonOrO
Pieter Verberne

“Climate KIC has brought us the sharpness and (financial) support to improve our proposition.”


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