The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is an international financial institution investing to build market economies. Initially focused on the countries of the former Eastern Block. It expanded to support development in more than 30 countries from Central and Eastern Europe to Central Asia. Despite its public sector shareholders, it invests in private enterprises, together with commercial partners.
The United Nations Development Program is the United Nations' global development network. UNDP works in 170 countries and territories and tackles global complex challenges. It advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life for themselves. UNDP promotes technical and investment cooperation among nations and provides expert advice, training and grants support to developing countries.
Reactor UA is a platform for open innovation, accelerators, incubators, innovative hubs, laboratories, product technology teams from Ukraine. Reactor UA is kick-start for innovative ideas and it helps solving innovative challenges together with its residents. Reactor UA regularly publishes innovative solutions, trends, unique transformation cases.
National Agency of Investment and Privatization (NAIP) is an organization established for attracting foreign investments to Belarus. The aim of the NAIP is to promote foreign investment projects and cooperation, encourage potential investors to invest in the enterprises of pilot privatization project which is carried out together with the World Bank.
EU4Digital aims to extend the European Union’s Digital Single Market to the Eastern Partner states, developing the potential of the digital economy and society, in order to bring economic growth, generate more jobs, improve people’s lives and help businesses.
Buildit is a hardware-focused accelerator from Riga, Latvia with a long history of helping clients with product development in the pre-seed stage and the early stage and the development of crafting proof-of-concept (POC) prototypes.
EDGEof is a collaboration platform where innovative projects are co-created among it’s unique network of creators, researchers, major corporations, startups, students, investors, artists, and public institutions. EDGEof is a game-changer and creator itself, taking a systemic approach to scaling solutions for the world’s biggest challenges.
Hello Tomorrow is a global organisation which aims to unlock the power of emerging technologies to solve our toughest challenges by connecting the science and the industry.
Industrio Ventures is the first Italian Hardware Startup Accelerator that invests in innovative product startups like Automotive and Smart Transportation, Digital Manufacturing, Robotics, BioTech, AgriTech and CleanTech by providing them with seed funds; entrepreneurial, technical and scientific skills for the development and prototyping; an extraordinary network of partner companies with a strong focus on CSR and ASAP.
Standing for Innovation, De-Risking and Enterprise Acceleration, the IDEA Center is the fundamental resource for all commercialization and entrepreneurial activities at the University of Notre Dame. It provides the necessary space, services and expertise for idea development, commercialization, business formation, prototyping, entrepreneurial education and student entrepreneurial efforts. It is designed to bring the best Notre Dame faculty, staff and student ideas and innovations to market.
Brinc is a different breed of venture capital and accelerator firm. Core to our business is our belief that some of the world’s biggest challenges can be solved by entrepreneurs, who we like to call GAME CHANGERS. More game changers will make a positive impact on the world if they are given the right backing. And that’s what we’re here for.
Notre Dame is a leading American research university based in South Bend, Indiana. Enriched by Catholic intellectual and cultural traditions, it is a place for over 12000 students and it employs 1200 full-time faculty members. The university owns several centers around the world used for international studies and research.
The Belarusian State University is a leading scientific, educational, innovative and cultural centre of Belarus with over 44500 undegrgraduate and postgraduate students pursuing their degrees in sciences and arts. The University has 5 scientific research institutes dedicated to fundamental studies of physics and chemistry.
The Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics, (BSUIR) is a large educational and scientific complex in Minsk, Belarus. With over 50,000 engineering students and over 1,000 PhDs it works in science-intensive fields. BSUIR is the leading university for computer science, material sciences, radioelectronics and telecommunications.
Soracom is a global provider of smart IoT connectivity helping customers from different industries quickly and easily establish secure and cost-effective communication with the connected devices in the IoT projects, both new and running.
NXP Semiconductors is a fifth-largest non-memory semiconductor supplier in the world. It focuses on solutions and components for high performance mixed signal (HMPS) and produces Arm Processors, Arm MCUs, and Power Architecture products.
Dragon Innovation helps hardware companies of all sizes move from prototype to high-volume production at entrepreneur speed. Whether you’re a startup manufacturing for the first time, or an established company working on new product lines, they are ready to help.
EPower Corp is an American and Hong Kong owned and managed contract manufacturer. We work with hardware companies to help them transition from prototypes to low volume production to mass production. Startups and SME’s leverage themselves by utilizing our 15'000 square meter factory and our services.
KMO Applications GmbH is a German company involved in a wide variety of technology areas including predictive maintenance, data science, software prototyping and the provision of accurate tools for consumer and industrial sectors.
NORD Engineering is an established ‘technology architect’ company dealing with the mining, metallurgy and chemical industries. Nord employs a scientific approach to plant and process equipment designs.
Envision Product Development Group (EPD) is a world-class team of multi-disciplined design engineers and commercialization experts with decades of experience. EPD are dedicated to providing you streamlined, product design, rapid prototype development, international and domestic manufacturing sourcing, with an up-to-date suite of creative marketing services.