• FOR HYDROGEN RELATED STARTUPS

    ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

    31.08.2021- 17.09.2021

  • Program

    9-day accelerator program to bring your business closer to international growth. Please note that the program will be updated and might be subject to change.Covid-19: Guidelines and restrictions due to Covid-19 will be followed throughout the program,and may force the program to change and/or run through video conferences.

     

    Week 1 - digital week

    1

    WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION

    Tuesday 31.08

    @digital

    • Introduction to the Nordic hydrogen scene
    • Pitch preparations
    2

    HOW TO SUCCEED AS A TECH STARTUP

    Wednesday 01.09

    @digital/Remis

    • Go-to-market strategy – from MVP to realized growth​
    • IP strategies and IP dealmaking
    • Guest speaker: How to succeed as tech startup?
    3

    INTERNATIONAL EXPANSION

     
    Thursday 02.09

    @digital

    • International opportunities and network
    4

    MENTOR DAY

     

    Friday 03.09

    @digital

    • Meetings with relevant mentors to contribute with introductions, relevant experience and competence
  • Week 3 - Oslo week (physical attendence)

    1

    FINANCIAL STRATEGY

    Monday13.09

    @Nordea/Oslo

    • Improve your financial strategy, connected with milestones and KPIs

    • Impossible Valuations

    • Food, drinks and networking

    2

    MEET THE INDUSTRY

    Tuesday 14.09

    @Statkraft, Oslo

    • Meet the industry and network​
    • Get feedback​
    • Pitch your company
    3

    MEET THE INDUSTRY

    Wednesday 15.09

    @Herøya Industrial Park

    • Meet the industry and network​
    • Get feedback​
    • Pitch your company
    4

    DEMO DAY preparation

    Thursday 16.09

    @Kjeller Innovasjon

    • TBD
    5

    DEMO DAY

    Friday 17.09

    @Oslo

    • Present for relevant investor network
    • Networking
  • Week 2 - Individual work week

  • Meet our Mentors

    Ulrik Olbjørn

    Project Manager Low Carbon Solutions

    Equinor

    Kathrine Ryengen

    Chief Commercial Officer

    ZEG Power

    Truls Norby

    Professor

    University of Oslo

    Anja Jonassen

    Advokat/Partner

    Brønner & Co

    Geirmund Vislie

    Vice President Hydrogen Safety

    Gexcon

    Åse Bye

    Business Manager Stationary Systems​

    Power Cell

    Thomas Tveiten Lewis

    Business Manager Stationary Systems​

    Greensight

  • Industry Day with Statkraft

    Get introduced to a major player in the Nordic hydrogen value chain and get the opportunity to pitch your company and get feedback.

    Industry Day at Herøya coordinated by
    Industrial Green Tech

    Get to know key players in the Nordic Hydrogen value chain with a tour at Herøya Industrial park in Norway and meet companies such as Yara, HydrogenPro, Inovyn and others. Get the opportunity to pitch your company and get feedback

    Work with your financial strategy

    Improve your financial strategy and connect it with milestones and KPI with Nordea, T:Lab, and Ketil Wig from Remis

    Introduction to the nordic hydrogen scene

    Get a better understanding of the nordic hydrogen scene and the market opportunities for your company

    How to succeed as a tech startup?

    Work with 6 key elements of your business model that needs to be in place for a sustainable growth phase. Learn from tech startups that have succeeded in the hydrogen industry.

    International expansion and opportunities

    Learn more about the global hydrogen market and experiences with international expansion in the global hydrogen value chain.

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  • What you get

    • Specialized business development support
    • Meet the industry and grow your network
    • Improve your business through workshops & talks
    • Improve your financial strategy and valuation
    • Guest speakers share valuable experiences
    • Pitch to investors
    • International opportunities
    • Guidance from mentors

     

  • Apply before 1st July 2021

    The program has a limit of 10 startups. Fee per startup*: 10 000 NOK excl. VAT

    01.07.2021

    Application deadline

    31.08.2021

    Launch of program

    17.09.2021

    Demo day

    * Participants are responsible for organizing and paying their own travel and accommodation costs
    *Norwegian companies can apply to get the fee covered by SIVA