Explore Vienna and its impact-driven startup community!
Are you a visionary startup dedicated to creating a world without barriers? Do you have ground-breaking solutions that empower individuals with disabilities and promote inclusivity? If so, Vienna, a city renowned for its rich history, culture, and innovation, is calling you to join a unique and transformative experience – the Discover Vienna program in collaboration with the Zero Project Team: zeroproject.org.
The Discover Vienna program is an immersive journey tailored for international startups committed to breaking down barriers and reshaping the future. We are actively looking for international startups/companies that create competitive and innovative business models focusing on creating a barrier-free world with the power of ICT (such as Gaming Solutions, Translation/Conversational Tools, Mobile Services, Internet of Things, 3D Printing, Robotics & Automated Machinery, AI, Big Data & Machine Learning, …). Vienna, the heart of Europe, is not only a city of imperial palaces and stunning architecture but also a hub of innovation, where history seamlessly blends with cutting-edge technology and forward-thinking initiatives. Discover Vienna provides the perfect opportunitity to explore, connect, and grow.
What’s in for you?
- Matchmaking: Get access to and connect with the Viennese impact-driven ecosystem
- Info sessions & Networking: Get to know the local ecosystem and learn more about the opportunities Vienna has in place for you
- Dedicated support from the team of the Essl Foundation and the Vienna Business Agency
Conditions of participation
The programme is designed for international companies and startups that are not older than 8 years, are beyond the idea/prototype stage and have already successfully launched in their domestic market.
Following costs are covered:
- Accommodation for one person/startup from February 18 to February 24, 2024.
- Access to events organized by the Vienna Business Agency
- Access to the Zero Project Conference 2024: zeroproject.org/conferences/zerocon24
Applications are open until November 19, 2023, 6:00 p.m. via the official application form. Please note that a pitch deck (with maximum 6 slides and barrier-free) is required for the application.
Feel free to also check out following resources about creating inclusive materials:
08:00 – 16:00
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