Funds up to 150K per team
Takes 0% equity
Offers 4 Mentors
Funds 50 startups per year
Markets 3D Printing Internet of Things Robotics Artificial Intelligence Augmented Reality +5
Invests in Europe North America South America Eastern Europe Argentina 40 more
Bind 4.0 is a public-private acceleration program that lasts 24 weeks and takes place in the Basque Country. It focuses on Advanced Manufacturing, Smart Energy, Health Tech and Food Tech early stage startups, which includes big data, additive manufacturing, artificial vision, augmented and virtual reality, cybersecurity, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, and robotics.

The program will provide selected startups with the opportunity to create relationships with partner companies as customer-suppliers. There are 52 partner companies such as ABB, CAF, Bridgestone, Mercedes-Benz, Orona, Michelin, Repsol-Petronol, Siemens Gamesa, Faes Farma, Ulma, CocaCola or Unilever, among others. You can check the rest of the partner companies that take part in BIND 4.0 in: bit.ly/bind40mkt
Startups may apply from anywhere in the world and should have a strong commitment to relocate to the Basque Country. Bind 4.0 aims to support Industry 4.0 startups selected as the most innovative,...
Bind 4.0 is a public-private acceleration program that lasts 24 weeks and takes place in the Basque Country. It focuses on Advanced Manufacturing, Smart Energy, Health Tech and Food Tech early stage startups, which includes big data, additive manufacturing, artificial vision, augmented and virtual reality, cybersecurity, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence, and robotics.

The program will provide selected startups with the opportunity to create relationships with partner companies as customer-suppliers. There are 52 partner companies such as ABB, CAF, Bridgestone, Mercedes-Benz, Orona, Michelin, Repsol-Petronol, Siemens Gamesa, Faes Farma, Ulma, CocaCola or Unilever, among others. You can check the rest of the partner companies that take part in BIND 4.0 in: bit.ly/bind40mkt
Startups may apply from anywhere in the world and should have a strong commitment to relocate to the Basque Country. Bind 4.0 aims to support Industry 4.0 startups selected as the most innovative, accelerating their development and growth through an intense working program that includes:

- Up to €150,000 contract with a top industry firm.
- Support Services: World class mentoring, excellent training and alumni program, demo day, access to financing (up to €500,000), participation in an Industry 4.0 event, accommodation assistance, free workspace and technological support.
- Networking: Close contact within the established industry and the growing industrial startup ecosystem, which is one of the strongest in Europe.
- No equity taken: Bind 4.0 is a public-private program whose goal is to attract and accelerate startups in the area.

The registration period to enter the project selection process will finish on the 13th of September. On December 20th, the list of selected startups will be published and they will start working on projects in collaboration with the partner companies over the next 24 weeks, from January 17th to July 3rd. The terms and conditions of the program are on the website.

As it is a great opportunity for your company to grow, we firmly invite you to participate. Join the Bind 4.0 Acceleration Program!

Applications are open! Complete the application form to join Bind 4.0 program: bind40.com/application/ or submit your questions to info@bind40.com
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Mario Inglés Esteban CO-FOUNDER at OBUU TECH

Committed team, great companies involved from the Basque Country and really interesting activities. From Obuu, we fully recommend this program.