Start2 Group


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Service description

Start2discover provides EIC Beneficiaries the know-how and expertise to successfully prepare for their expansion to Europe, the U.S., Asia and other key markets. The local team in the target market will raise awareness of market trends and opportunities. Further, experts will give feedback on the product and work on a product-market-fit with the participating EIC Beneficiaries. Mentors and experts will be assigned to the startup based on the specific needs. The goal of the service is to enable the startup to take an informed decision on whether the market has enough potential and whether more resources should be put into the expansion. Other features of the program include: introduction to innovation scene, business culture, other specificities of target market, networking opportunities with key industry and startup ecosystem stakeholders, readiness report with feedback from mentors and the team for the next steps in the expansion. This offer is implemented in a hybrid mode and spans a duration of seven weeks.

Sector agnostic
Technology Readiness Level
TRL 7 – System prototype demonstration in operational environment
TRL 8 – System complete and qualified
TRL 9 – Actual system proven in operational environment
Financial requirements