|Physical and online services for early stage and|
advance stage startups and SMEs.
Three day events with on-site workshops for early
Early Stage Programme
Advanced Stage Programme
Online Seminars on General Entrepreneurship Topics
and Specific Challenges
FI Business will offer a number of webinars to the startups and
companies of all FIWARE accelerators tackling generic entrepreneurship topics such as
business plan, legal issues, marketing as well as specific challenges for startups and
companies in an advanced stage like internationalization, IPR Management, CRM and licensing. Each webinar will be composed of the following modules:
Recorded Video Stream
Interviews with experts, serial entrepreneurs and investors on relevant topics for ICT
startups and high-quality video material available on public stream to all accelerators
and their startups and companies.
Live Discussion with the expert
Every 2-3 months a row of online discussion rounds on basic entrepreneurship topics
following the application rounds of the accelerators. The same applies to the
advanced stage webinars. These webinars are aimed to be tailored to the needs of
the advanced stage startups of the FIWARE accelerators.
Online Library of FIWARE Webinars
Next to self-produced webinars, a pool for the webinars produced by FIWARE
accelerators in a central library is open to all accelerators.
Qualification for Investment Forums
The E-Pitches need to be passed successfully in order to achieve a place in one of the on-site investment forums organized.
The investors taking part in an e-pitch will fill out an evaluation form for each presenting startup which hints what they still need to
improve and a quality rating of each part of their presentation.
How does an E-Pitch work?
Attendees gather in a virtual conference room and one after the other give a presentation in front of their webcam
5-min. online presentation followed by 5-min. Q+A
On-site Pitching Event with Selected Investors
At least 5 investment forums will be organized. They will be
The first investment forums will have a specific sectoral focus
Online Platform to arrange coaching sessions
FI-Business Project Assistant
Please visit the FI Business project website