open call


Startups who do not find a match with the Calls announced in our home, or other selection processes run by our program sponsors, but still are interested in participating in the 2019 edition, can apply to our Open Call.

Startups will go through an admission process to validate their startup’s eligibility to participate, and if admitted, will enroll to the program. Make sure to check the selection criteria below befofe applying!

2019 Edition program dates are from September 30th to November 22nd, 2019.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

Open Call Fee*: $9,000

 

Admitted startups will be communicated by early June 2019. Admitted startups will enroll and pay a retainer of 30% of the program cost by June 15th. The rest of the fee is payable before July 31st, 2019.

*Open Call Fee includes program participation (Phases I and II) for up to 2 team members. Housing, flight tickets and meals not included. 

SELECTION CRITERIA

 

Biotech, Medtech, Digital Health or  Cleantech sectors.

Early-stage and early-growth, with at least a working prototype to first units sold.

Unaddressed global challenges.

 

Innovative or disruptive solution.

Scalable business model.

Potential to create a positive social / environmental impact.