Do you want to become a space entrepreneur?
Do you want to
LAUNCHPAD is a 12-day European Space Agency (ESA) BIC DK pre-incubation summer program for selected entrepreneurs to create moonshot startups using space to benefit earth.
LAUNCHPAD 2020: August 10th-21st / DTU Skylab, Copenhagen, Denmark
Update: The deadline to apply for Founders of Tomorrow + LAUNCHPAD is today!
Do you have an idea for a startup?
or maybe you want to join a startup?
or maybe you even have a early-stage startup?
Then LAUNCHPAD is for you.
Take a look our LAUNCHPAD 2020 Promo-video below
What’s in it for me, you might ask.
- Access to all-day Workspace at DTU Skylab
- 48h Creativity Mindset Bootcamp
- Specialized Business Development Support
- Technical Support
- Workshops & Talks
- ESA BIC DK Incubator Application Support
- Demo Day with Pitching in-front of Venture Capitalists
- 5 ECTS in Space Innovation at DTU
And don’t worry, attending LAUNCHPAD is completely free-of-charge.
Three startups will be selected as the winners of LAUNCHPAD 2020, and will be awarded a pre-seed grant provided by Otto Bruuns Fond, and business support by ESA BIC DK preparing the startup for applying for the ESA BIC DK 1-year incubation program.
25.000 DKK pre-seed grant + 25h post-LAUNCHPAD Business Support
15.000 DKK pre-seed grant + 15h post-LAUNCHPAD Business Support
10.000 DKK pre-seed grant + 10h post-LAUNCHPAD Business Support
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What happens after LAUNCHPAD?
Successful startups will have the opportunity to apply for the next Open Call for the ESA BIC DK 1-year Incubation Program, and if accepted, be given:
- 50.000 Euro Grant
- 80 Hours of Tech Support
- Specialized Business Development
- Access to Investors & Funding
- Access to the ESA BIC network with more than 20 hubs in all of Europe
Founders of Tomorrow x LAUNCHPAD
This summer, you have the opportunity to spend a full three weeks diving deep into space entrepreneurship. LAUNCHPAD by ESA BIC DK has partnered with Founders of Tomorrow in 2020.
22-26 June 2020 / Copenhagen, Denmark
Founders of Tomorrow is an immersive and inspiring educational experience designed for you with passion for technology and creating a positive impact in the world. During the five-day program, you will, together with more than 60 fellow changemakers, learn about purpose-driven innovation, exponential technologies and entrepreneurship.
You will have to apply through the Founders of Tomorrow website to apply for both programs, or press the button below!