When an entrepreneur has put together a business plan,
an ideal next step would be to apply to a business accelerator.
Icelandic Startups oversees and operates three seed stage,
mentorship driven accelerator programs
During all of these programs the selected startups enjoy the access to a fully equipped office space, intensive support and multiple networking opportunities. The accelerators have also proved to provide the teams a well deserved attention from investors and media.
A 10 week long program focusing on
mentorship, making of prototypes,
perfecting your pitch and international growth. The ten startups that are carefully selected each year receive $16K in funding from Arion bank.
Startup Energy Reykjavik is a mentorship-driven seed stage investment program with focus on energy related business projects.
Startup Tourism is a mentorship-driven business accelerator for companies in the tourism sector
The Nordics have brought to live a large part of
the leading global gaming companies ( King,
Supercell, CCP Games, Rovio, etc.). Additionally,
Iceland has been building a strong reputation of
being the cradle of new ventures and development within the virtual reality scene.
We support the dynamic gaming and virtual
reality scene by annually organizing a conference
where some of the most prominent Nordic startups
within the scene are put front and center, receiving
well deserved attention from international investors and media.
Slush PLAY is organized in partnership with Slush,
Europe’s largest Startup & Tech Conference, which is organized
annually in Helsinki Finland.