To the world with Techstars
One of the best-known start-up groups in the world, Techstars announced the opening of five new runs of acceleration programs for promising and innovative companies last week.
These programs are from all over the world, ranging from Los Angeles over New York to the European cities of Paris and Berlin. Let’s look at them in more detail:
In collaboration with Cedars-Sinai, located in Californian Los Angeles, Techstars opens an accelerator focused on the health and healthcare. Selected start-ups will have access to world-class doctors and researchers to help bring the technology into practice. You can submit applications until June 9, 2017.
Located in New York, a thirteen-week long acceleration program that has been working with Techstars for several years. The program focuses on start-ups developing financial and business software, as well as cybersecurity tools. You can submit applications until July 2, 2017.
Acceleration program powered by Techstars. It focuses on B2B and SaaS companies, especially on machine learning and artificial intelligence. Accelerator is in the capital of our western neighbour, Germany, in Berlin. You can submit applications until June 18, 2017.
The Acceleration program focuses on start-ups developing products for artificial intelligence, data, B2C applications and services, internet of things and connected hardware, SaaS and cybersecurity, smart cities and smart transportation. You can submit applications until June 18, 2017.
METRO is a unique three-month long mentoring program that works with Techstars to help start-ups to growth. The focus of the program is on hospitality and you will find it in Berlin. You can submit applications until June 30, 2017.
It is not only about the money
All programs will take place in the fall of this year. So, do not hesitate to participate with your company in one of today’s most prestigious acceleration programs. Companies selected will enjoy both financial support and access to the entire Techstars community, which currently has more than 1,000 members with a total market cap of $ 8.3 billion.
You can find more detailed information about Techstars HERE.