Is your startup company using internet technology to accelerate the world’s
transition to a sustainable energy supply? Being part of the “Internet of Energy
Things” by deploying machine connectivity, software and apps, intelligent data and
sharing platforms to optimize energy installations, grids and devices?
Join our Smart Energy Accelerator program where we help you build, validate and
scale your business and find the best international product/market fit. We help you
better understand product design, market fit and business models by enabling you
to directly work with relevant suppliers, users, professionals and other
stakeholders in energy.
Rockstart Accelerator Smart Energy is a 180-day intensive startup accelerator program for 10 startups – located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
WHAT WE OFFER
The selected startups are offered a cash investment of € 20.000 plus an in-kind investment consisting of amongst others office space and other facilities, expert workshops, international events and intensive hands-on (mentor) support, all in exchange for 8% equity.
Intensive individual mentoring and strategy sessions during the core of the program. The program is further enhanced by a 75+ mentor network whose expertise encompasses all areas of the energy business.
3. INVESTOR NETWORK
200+ local and international investors including Chysallix, Yellow & Blue, Statkraft Ventures, ... and many others.
4. STRONG VALIDATION OPPORTUNITIES
Tap into the best connected and most accessible energy business ecosystem in Europe: The Netherlands.
5. LOCAL LIVING LAB, GLOBAL IMPACT
The Rockstart Accelerator Smart Energy combines an open access to the local energy
market with international scaling opportunities.
6. PERSONAL AND TEAM DEVELOPMENT
We do not only support you in getting your financial and legal structure straight. You need to evolve as well.
7. OFFICE SPACE
We offer you full-time office space at Rockstart Spaces in Amsterdam, where we also organize regular sessions, workshops and events. Located on the canals, in the heart of Amsterdam Smart City, you will have access to the metropolitan area as an urban lab.
8. ALUMNI SUPPORT
After the program, get access to our Alumni Program that includes fundraising advice, PR & marketing support, legal & administrative services and access to exclusive deals.
Funds10 startupsper year
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