FIT 4 START 9 - Thank you and congrats!
Ten ICT start-ups, five companies in the healthtech sector and five in space tech were admitted into Luxembourg’s renowned acceleration programme Fit 4 Start at the Pitching & Graduation Day on 3 October. The biggest ever cohort of participants will benefit from intensive coaching, free access to co-working facilities and a subsidy of up to €150,000.
Cross Border Test Bed for smart mobility and 5G connectivity
The cross border test bed is perfect example of a pioneering project between 3 neighbouring countries, Germany, Luxembourg and France.
Fit 4 Start - Are you ready to take off?
The Fit 4 Start programme helps young innovative companies to launch their business from Luxembourg, transforming innovative ideas and the project leaders’strong will to succeed into companies with high growth potential.
Why they chose Luxembourg - SALONKEE
Luxembourg is too small? “It’s a perfect test bed before expanding to bigger markets” says Tom Michels, Founder of Salonkee (smart services).
Why they chose Luxembourg - WIZATA
Luxembourg is just a financial centre? “The country has a strong pioneering and industrial heritage, ideal for start-ups” says Jean-Philippe Hugo, founder of Wizata (industry 4.0, AI).
Why they chose Luxembourg - TADAWEB
You can’t bring top talent to Luxembourg? “You absolutely can!” says Genna Elvin, Founder of Tadaweb (AI, data).
Why they chose Luxembourg - OPLY
You can’t raise funds in Luxembourg? “It’s just important to have the right project” says Mauro Mariani, founder of Oply (Smart Mobility).
Fit 4 Start Graduate - Galo Vargas, CEO of Inkspired
“Luxembourg is a very interesting ecosystem and it is easier to connect with high profile investors.”
Fit 4 Start Graduate - Tom Michels, CEO of Salonkee
“The Fit 4 Start progamme was perfect for us to really accelerate our development.”
Fit 4 Start Graduates - Cofounders of Univize
“We applied for the mentorship and the very nice opportunity to receive equity free funding.”
Fit 4 Start - Laurence Hulin, Luxinnovation
“Luxembourg is really a great place for start-ups because it provides real help and funding and has this multicultural and multilingual aspect.”
Luxembourg Start-up Ecosystem
Fit 4 Start participants become part of a vibrant and international community of start-ups that often use Luxembourg as a launchpad for reaching European and global markets.
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