Springboard Accelerators are intensive programs offering mentorship, education and networking necessary to jump-start growth - free of charge. There will be three programs during the project. The first took place in spring 2016, the second started in September 2016 and the last one will be organized during spring 2017.
Accelerators are open for startup companies, teams and applicants with a viable business idea. You will get the best mentors, training and guidance from Turku, Tallinn and Riga to start and grow your business. Official language will be English.
Central Baltic Startup Springboard supports the development of new startups in Turku, Tallinn and Riga and their cross-border collaboration. Springboard provides a supported path towards entrepreneurship by implementing three joint 10-week business acceleration programs and coaching for the most potential teams. Targeted B2B matchmaking activities will also be organised in order to support already established early-stage companies.
Implemented with the EU’s Central Baltic funding, the business acceleration programmes of the Springboard project bring together almost 40 start-up