Accelerate your startup to the next level with CIVITTA & Impact HUB.

ABOUT

Each year Uplift – leading Slovak startup accelerator – supports dozens of the most innovative and promising startups from the CEE region. We work with founders on growing their business and increasing the value of their company. 

WHAT WE OFFER?

4 months complex acceleration program

200 000 EUR investment for the selected startup

10 000 EUR cash prize for the best team

Workshops, networking sessions, dedicated business coaching and 1-on-1 mentoring

50+ top industry experts, mentors and successful entrepreneurs

Access to leading CEE investors at final Uplift Demo Day

Pilot your solution through networking with Uplift key partners

Office space in the heart of Bratislava

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

Startups and teams mainly in the field of Urban Innovation and Blockchain

Minimum viable product or service

Demonstrated traction such as first (paying/not paying) customers, subscribers, revenue or relevant partners/deals in the pipeline.

Potential to monetize and scale your business internationally

Full-time commitment and ability to participate in the program in Bratislava

Teams capable to work intensively to deliver substantial progress and tangible results during the program

Timeline

04.10.2019

Registration Deadline

12.10.2019

Selection Bootcamp

22.10.2019

Program Kickoff

16.12.2019

Progress Pitch

13.02.2020

Demo Day

Registration for our 3rd batch is open until October 4th. 

Our key areas

URBAN INNOVATION

We are looking for innovative products and services disrupting industries in the field of smart city, urban mobility, cleantech, health & well-being.

BLOCKCHAIN

We are looking for startups using blockchain technologies, across a wide range of fields, such as fintech, medtech, utilities or supply chain.

Still not sure if you fit in? Read our FAQ here or contact Kristína at kristina.korcekova@civitta.com .

Program

Be among the best and get access to intensive acceleration program designed to support your startup in key business areas. 

Business model & Value proposition

Product development

Sales strategy

Marketing strategy

New markets development

Business intelligence

Presentation skills

Fundraising

HR & Team development

Finance & Accounting

IP & Legal

Finances & Investments

Mentors

Meet our mentors who include entrepreneurs, industry experts and investors

Team uplift

Main Partners

Investment Partners

Urban Innovation Partners

Regional Ecosystem Partner

Network Partners

Media partners