Starburst BLAST Programme

Starburst Aerospace


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Service description
Starburst, the French aerospace lab ONERA, IP tech transfer institute SATT Paris-Saclay, and Ecole Polytechnique are pooling their respective skills and ecosystems within a consortium, in order to offer the first French programme for the acceleration of disruptive technology companies in the field of Aeronautics, Space and Defence, entitled Boost and Leverage Aerospace & defence Technologies (BLAST). The service encompasses a 13-week onsite bootcamp in Paris allowing startups to build their business plan and prepare for their first round of financing, including office hours, coaching & mentoring, networking events, plus communication on the projects going through the cohort. In parallel, technical R&D and IP support will also be provided from consortium members such as access to manhours from ONERA experts. The mode of implementation for the service is implemented offline, or hybrid.
Technology Readiness Level
TRL 1 – Basic principles observed
TRL 2 – Technology concept formulated
TRL 3 – Experimental proof of concept
TRL 4 – Technology validated in lab
TRL 5 – Technology validated in relevant environment
TRL 6 – Technology demonstrated in relevant environment
TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment
Disclaimer related to service

EIC beneficiaries need to have an office and relevant activities located in France.

Financial requirements

€120000 in sweat equity.