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For space leaders

From space experts

Tailored mentoring, inspirational keynotes, impulse sessions and exclusive demo days.
 

SpaceFounders is an intensive and challenging ten-week accelerator program with exclusive network and impulse sessions in two of the leading space locations in Europe, Toulouse and Munich, as well as online sessions. 

Mentors are at the center of our program. They provide high-class exchange from the technical and business sides to take the startups' business to the next level. The program leads up to two demo days at two of Europe‘s leading hotspots: Paris and Berlin.

Our program in a nutshell

Benefit from our unique program design and network of space enthusiasts

50+

HOURS OF MENTORING 

Learn from the experts and book mentoring sessions. Direct contact with experts who can provide help for your particular needs.

20+

IMPULSE SESSIONS

Get access to various impulse sessions from space experts, top scientist, space entrepreneurs, and leading investors

40+

HOURS OF WORKSHOPS

Get valuable feedback and input on technical aspects, development goals, program strategies, and public contracts from our community

10+

INSPIRING KEYNOTES

Gain exclusive insights from inspiring personalities,space leaders, experienced entrepreneurs and thought leaders. 

60+

INVESTORS & PARTNERS  

Access our exclusive network of public and private investors as well as possible anchor customers and various partners.

100+

EXPERT MENTORS

Learn from the best and choose from industry and business experts as well as researchers and well-known public personalities.

A 3-phase intensive program 

Start September 2021

Week 01

Weeks 02 03 04

Week 05

Weeks 06 07 08

Week 09

Week 10

Boost Workshops

Leverage SpaceFounders network
Be inspired - Build your Boost Roadmad

Presence

Toulouse

Mentoring

Key Notes

Impulse

Sessions

Virtual 

on-line

Scan Workshops

Get to know the cohort and the mentors
Be inspired - Build your Scan Roadmap

Presence

Munich

Mentoring

Key Notes

Impulse

Sessions

Virtual 

on-line

PHASE #1 - SCAN

Identify strengths and weaknesses together with mentors and experts from technical and business areas.

PHASE #2 - BOOST

Leverage your strengths, work on your weaknesses, mitigate risks, and improve your technology.

PHASE #3 - FUND

Work on your business plan, perfect your pitch skills, and attract investors and customers.

Fund Workshops

Prepare your pitch - Meet with investors and potential anchor customer

Virtual

on-line

Demo Day Berlin

Presence 

Berlin

Demo Day Paris

Presence 

Paris

End November 2021

How to apply

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Get answers on all your open questions!

Feel free to connect with us to get answers on your questions. For a start: check out our FAQs.

Application via website questionnaire

Fill out our online questionnaire about your startup project and upload your pitch deck and business plan.

Pitch your startup in front of our selection jury

Tell our selection jury why you want to participate in our program and convince them in a (virtual) live pitch.