BrassTacks is a 3-day intensive mini-acceleration course in zesty Budapest. The selected teams can participate free of charge by courtesy of the main organizer, the EIT ICT Labs Budapest.

We are seeking outstanding CEE entrepreneurs who
• are fluent in English
• are building early-stage tech startups
• which are less than three years old
• have raised less than € 500k so far
• are in the process of making the next great thing, especially – but not exclusively – in one of the EIT ICT Labs focus areas (www.eitictlabs.eu/innovation-areas/) or fintech (financial technologies)

We are offering
• a 3-day, intensive, hands-on workshop with modules focusing on the most immediately useful knowledge and skills for early-stage startups, led by experienced international and Hungarian entrepreneurs and experts.
• If selected, you get this at absolutely no cost to you – even the travel and accommodation costs will be fully on us!
• If (i) you are developing a fintech product/service, or ...
BrassTacks is a 3-day intensive mini-acceleration course in zesty Budapest. The selected teams can participate free of charge by courtesy of the main organizer, the EIT ICT Labs Budapest.

We are seeking outstanding CEE entrepreneurs who
• are fluent in English
• are building early-stage tech startups
• which are less than three years old
• have raised less than € 500k so far
• are in the process of making the next great thing, especially – but not exclusively – in one of the EIT ICT Labs focus areas (www.eitictlabs.eu/innovation-areas/) or fintech (financial technologies)

We are offering
• a 3-day, intensive, hands-on workshop with modules focusing on the most immediately useful knowledge and skills for early-stage startups, led by experienced international and Hungarian entrepreneurs and experts.
• If selected, you get this at absolutely no cost to you – even the travel and accommodation costs will be fully on us!
• If (i) you are developing a fintech product/service, or (ii) your company is a custom software development service provider, you will also have a chance to participate in the CEE FinTechMatch 2014 (mmklaszter.com/en/mmklaszter_hirek/english-cee-fintechmatch-2014/), a corporate demo day and networking event matching exciting new fintech companies and custom software development service providers with corporations active in the finance industry, in particular: Dorsum, Magyar Telekom, Mastercard, Misys, OTP Hungaro-Projekt, and OTP Mobil.

Timeline:
• Apply by November 3rd, 2014
• We notify the shortlisted applicants by November 6th (and may invite them to a short skype-interview)
• If selected, arrive in Budapest by November 18th, Tuesday night, and spend the next three days – November 19th-21st – getting down to brass tacks at our intensive training course, which will change your thinking for ever and propel your company to new heights.
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Barnabas Malnay
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Barnabas Malnay partner at SmartWare.tech; business developer at EIT Digital; managing director at MMCluster