Funds 15K per team
Takes 8% equity
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The first acceleration program of Startupbootcamp in Istanbul. The program aims to become a hub for Eastern European, CIS and MENA countries. The program is hosted by Bahçeşehir University in Beşiktaş. The center is very centrally located, right on the waterside of Bosphorus. The program is supported by Başakşehir Living Lab, the first Enoll accredited living lab in Turkey. The program offers a strong network of mentors and investors from the region.

In order to dedicate 100% of their time on the program, successful teams will each receive €15,000 and over four months’ free office space in Istanbul’s renowned Bahcesehir University, on the banks of the Bosphorus.

In addition, hands-on sessions with 100+ mentors will guide the program’s ten startups through each of the ‘shape’, ‘build’, and ‘sell’ stages of their development. Masterclasses will include topics ranging from lean to legal, and focused partner days will also help startups build connections with media, investment and s...
The first acceleration program of Startupbootcamp in Istanbul. The program aims to become a hub for Eastern European, CIS and MENA countries. The program is hosted by Bahçeşehir University in Beşiktaş. The center is very centrally located, right on the waterside of Bosphorus. The program is supported by Başakşehir Living Lab, the first Enoll accredited living lab in Turkey. The program offers a strong network of mentors and investors from the region.

In order to dedicate 100% of their time on the program, successful teams will each receive €15,000 and over four months’ free office space in Istanbul’s renowned Bahcesehir University, on the banks of the Bosphorus.

In addition, hands-on sessions with 100+ mentors will guide the program’s ten startups through each of the ‘shape’, ‘build’, and ‘sell’ stages of their development. Masterclasses will include topics ranging from lean to legal, and focused partner days will also help startups build connections with media, investment and sales. In total, each startup will benefit from €450,000+ in partner services over the course of the program.

The Startupbootcamp Istanbul office at Bahcesehir University is a very modern 500m2 space with enough room to house 50 successful entrepreneurs.

For teams that need more support in R&D the program will also have access to Basaksehir Living Lab facilities. This is the first European Network of Living Labs (Enoll) accredited living lab in Turkey.

The package for selected startups includes the following:
- € 15K cash per team
- 4+ months free office space
- €250K+ in partner services
- Extensive mentorship from +100 entrepreneurs, investors, and
partners
- Exposure to 200+ Angels & VCs
- Access to top markets in MENA, CIS, London & US
- Invitation to SBC global alumni network
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Staff

Andrew Shannon
Admin
Andrew Shannon I run Startupbootcamp Global
Cansu Deniz Bayrak
Admin
Cansu Deniz Bayrak #iot #hardware
Cigdem Toraman
Admin
Cigdem Toraman Startupbootcamp Scale San Francisco Managing Director
Mariusz Spychala
Admin
Mariusz Spychala Operations at Startupbootcamp.
Matthew Eisner
Admin
Matthew Eisner Marketing at Startupbootcamp. Formerly: Touch Surgery, Hackster.io, Incident, Car & Driver, Ghostly Intl, UC Berkeley, & UMichigan