Questions

The REACH Application form has the following mandatory sections: SECTION 1: Challenge (Choose between Track 1, Track 2 or Track 3) SECTION 2: Technical approach and proposed use-case SECTION 3: Your Business, market and growth strategy SECTION 4: Your team SECTION 5: Company information. Read the REACH Guidelines for Applicants before applying: - reach-incubator.eu/docs/Guidelines_for_Applicants_OC1.pdf If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact the REACH team via opencall@reach-incubator.eu. Failure to provide the required information in all sections will result in disqualification. Up to 120,000 EUR and free services await you. Good luck!

SECTION 1: CHALLENGE

There are 3 different types of challenges which you can choose from to apply to REACH: TRACK 1 – THEME DRIVEN (Cross-sectorial Data Value Chains -DVC themes have been generated by the REACH consortium, sometimes with associated datasets. Applicants should select one Theme-Driven Challenge (identified as THEME DRIVEN) in the REACH challenge. The applicant can also use some other datasets (own ones, open data, or bring his/her own data provider), as long as he/she has the right to use them (GDPR compliant). In the case the applicant brings his/her own data provider, data provider/s will need to fill a form as well. TRACK 2 – READY MADE (Industry/data provider-driven challenges). Challenges have been defined by the REACH data providers with associated datasets. Applicants should select one REACH challenge to be solved. These challenges are identified as READY MADE. TRACK 3 - FREE CHOICE (Bring your own data provider, challenge and external data). Teams will be allowed to bring their own data provider/s. You must apply together with at least one data provider and elaborate on the challenge you are solving, explain the novel DVCs envisioned, and describe specific datasets to be used for that purpose. A data provider/s form needs to be filled in as well. Please, notice that bringing a Data Provider/s (and their data) is a requirement to participate in this track and it cannot be replaced using open data or own data.

Track 1 – THEME DRIVEN

Cross-sectorial Data Value Chains themes

FOR TRACK 1 ONLY: Please make sure that you indicate in the following 4 questions what datasets are being used for this experiment (Reach Data Provider's Datasets, External Data or Open Data). According to the guidelines, it is possible to use more than one dataset. Please, select the option/s that best fits your case from the ones below in questions 6, 7 and 9:

Track 2 - READY-MADE CHALLENGE

Industry/data provider-driven challenges

Track 3 - FREE CHOICE CHALLENGE

Bring your own data provider/s and build a joint challenge

SECTION 2: TECHNICAL APPROACH AND PROPOSED USE-CASE

This section is mandatory for ALL TRACKS

SECTION 3: YOUR BUSINESS, MARKET AND GROWTH STRATEGY

This section is mandatory for ALL TRACKS

Market and Competition

Growth

SECTION 4: YOUR TEAM

IMPORTANT: 1) In this section, please provide the details of the team members that will participate in the REACH project. 2) Please note that to be eligible, founder commitment is required. Therefore, the first team member to be listed must be a founder. 3) Filling in Team Members #1 and #2 is mandatory. Filling in Team Members #3 and #4 is highly advisable. 4) Please make sure to include both technical and business profiles in your team.

Team Member #1

Team Member #1 must be a Founder.

Team Member #2

Team Member #3

Team Member #4

SECTION 5: COMPANY INFORMATION

Others

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