Piloting of Danube and Ionian Youth Entrepreneurship Acceleration

Name of Programme/Fund: ABC Accelerator

Country: Slovenia

Priority Sectors for Funding: Mostly IT

Range of services offered: • 3-months intensive acceleration program – based in Ljubljana with a 1-month trip to Silicon Valley for selected startups
• 15.000 € in seed funding – “pizza money” or cash to fund your stay in Silicon Valley
• Free co-working space in BTC Ljubljana, the biggest commercial hub in the SEE region and an ideal testing market with 4500 businesses and over 22 million visitors each year
• Access to our mentors’ network including 250+ tech and industry experts, corporate partners, serial entrepreneurs, business angels and Venture Capitals
• Tickets to the largest regional startup and tech conferences and other networking events
• A chance to pitch in front of strategic investors (corporations) and financial investors (VCs and Business Angels), both in Europe and the US
• Access to European as well as global acceleration networks, eg. GAN
• Basic accommodation in Slovenia
• Free gym membership and other sweet perks

Terms of funding: • IT StartUp;
• A competent team of not more than 4 people;
• Knowledge of English language.


The DSPF project DIY-ACCEL is part-financed by the European Union and the city of Vienna

Stadt Wien