Designed for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs

 

Are you a startup from Europe developing tech solutions in the Ocean field?

 

Secure growth, investment and exchange international contacts by working together with peers and active investors in our online collaborative programme. The programme includes online academy sessions, networking evening and discussions on 3rd November 2020 and a one-day event that would take place on 4th November2020 in Bodø, Norway.

 

Are you ready to show up and make a difference?

 

NB! Whether the event takes place or not depends on government regulations. In case it is still not allowed to travel and meet, we will substitute it with an online event or minimum a combination of live and online. Check this website for updates. You can note your preferences for online or onsite attendance upon registration to dkrasteva@techtour.com.

 

Admission

 

How can I join?

You need to register, submit your online application and an up-to-date presentation, and be chosen by a Selection Committee of active investors.

 

Registration is open until the 30th of June!

 

Is this for me?

Are you an early-stage startup looking for companies in development stage in one of the following sub-sectors: 

  • Ocean Food
  • Clean Ocean
  • New sources of ocean harvest
  • Shipping/Transport
  • Ocean Energy
  • Ocean Data collection

 

This programme is for companies that want to refine their strategies, secure investment, ones that have liquidity problems as well as those looking for new opportunities and approaches. It will challenge you to transform your technology into solutions that will make our society healthier, happier, and more sustainable.

 

Please contact Daniela Krasteva at dkrasteva@techtour.com for more information.

 

You need to be

  • A company looking in development stage
  • Close to market introduction
  • Ready for market introduction
  • Ready for scaling
  • Eager to commit to learning, improving and collaborating with your peers and investors 

 

Timeline

The program lasts for 1 year, is split into quarters and all sessions are divided into 4 main areas of focus. Below is an indicative table to show what we are going to address in each area.

Bear in mind that these are the main areas of focus but during each quarter there will be a mixture of the types of sessions and the areas they address.

 

Selection

Strategies

Relationships

Recognition

Focuses on self-assessment done by you, and selection, and reviews by the investors. Only the top startups are approved.

Helps face your trials and tribulations through a series of collaboration and challenge sessions, a dry run, and a pitching session.

Concentrated on building the right strategic partnerships in and outside Europe as well as includes a live event

The last area is about sharing your story and impact with the world.

 

Investors

Pol-Henry Bonte
The Innovation Fund

Pol-Henry Bonte

Principal
The Innovation Fund (Belgium)
Eva Castagnetti
Business Angels Switzerland

Eva Castagnetti

Advisor and Member
Business Angels Switzerland (Switzerland)
Nicole Cham
Vertical Health Accelerator

Nicole Cham

Mentor, Business innovator and sales developer
Vertical Health Accelerator (Finland)
François Feige
Galiena Capital

François Feige

Galiena Capital (France)
Paul Gillespie
Gillamor Stephens

Paul Gillespie

Partner
Gillamor Stephens (United Kingdom)
George Gogolev
Severstal Ventures

George Gogolev

General Manager
Severstal Ventures (Russian Federation)
Pedro Guedes de Campos
Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU)

Pedro Guedes de Campos

Financial Engineering Officer
Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) (Belgium)
Giorgio Guidi
The Hive Business Accelerator

Giorgio Guidi

Co-Founder & Managing Director
The Hive Business Accelerator (Italy)
Daniel Kubitza
Lombard Odier & Cie

Daniel Kubitza

Corporate Coverage
Lombard Odier & Cie (Switzerland)
Bernhard Leibkutsch
BHL & Co.

Bernhard Leibkutsch

Owner
BHL & Co. (Switzerland)
Francesco Leone
Start up Business Copilot

Francesco Leone

Coach, Copilot and Fundraiser
Start up Business Copilot (Italy)
Andrey Lunev
XRBASE

Andrey Lunev

Head of Industry analytics
XRBASE (Netherlands)
Elena Maneiro Franco
Triple Helix

Elena Maneiro Franco

Management Team
Triple Helix (Spain)
Nenad Marovac
DN Capital

Nenad Marovac

Managing Partner
DN Capital (United Kingdom)
Kevin Monserrat
Microsoft EMEA

Kevin Monserrat

VC & Dealflow Manager at Microsoft Scale-up
Microsoft EMEA (United Kingdom)
Jörg Nowak
A2C Capital GmbH

Jörg Nowak

Founder and Managing Director
A2C Capital GmbH (Germany)
Steen Palle
Ambolt

Steen Palle

Investment Manager
Ambolt (Denmark)
Jose Manuel Pérez Marzabal
MTN Projects

Jose Manuel Pérez Marzabal

Commercial, e-commerce & IT lawyer, Guest Lecturer, investor
MTN Projects (Spain)
Hans Rijckenberg
Regional Experts

Hans Rijckenberg

Managing Director
Regional Experts (Netherlands)
Giovanni Rizzo
iDNA LTD

Giovanni Rizzo

CEO
iDNA LTD (United Kingdom)
Voytek Siewierski
Silicon Valley Venture Partners

Voytek Siewierski

Managing Partner
Silicon Valley Venture Partners (United States)
Lasse Sørensen
Copenhagen Business Hub

Lasse Sørensen

Startup Consultant
Copenhagen Business Hub (Denmark)
Rune Theill
Rockstart

Rune Theill

Co-Founder and CEO
Rockstart (Netherlands)
Ruslan Titov
Rusnano

Ruslan Titov

Managing Director Deputy
Rusnano (Russian Federation)
Mikkel Trym
Climate-KIC Nordic

Mikkel Trym

Expert
Climate-KIC Nordic (Denmark)
Alexander van der Touw
EIT Digital

Alexander van der Touw

Manager Benelux
EIT Digital (Netherlands)
Gunnar Walstam
Cittanova

Gunnar Walstam

Senior Advisor
Cittanova (Belgium)
Kirill Yartsev
NLMK Group

Kirill Yartsev

Innovation project manager
NLMK Group (Russian Federation)
Aleksey Yerpylov
United Metallurgical Company (AO OMK)

Aleksey Yerpylov

Project Manager
United Metallurgical Company (AO OMK) (Russian Federation)
 

 

Host Partner

Support Partners

 

 

            

 

   
 
     
               
  4068845 (337×149)
4131627 (350×350)      
     
     

 

Membership Fee

You are welcome to join us if selected by the selection committee. Below are the options:

  •  Annual membership fee - EUR 2000 depending on whether you are seed/series A or growth entrepreneur. The annual fee is payable per quarter and upon being selected. If you apply now - the 1st quarter is free!  You can cancel with 3 months’ notice.
  • Free - if you are selected and supported by a host or partner of the programme.

 

Spots are limited to 30.

 

Ready to start? 

Apply now.