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 accelerator program for selected hardworking entrepreneurs to create moonshot startups using space to benefit earth.


The World's First Pre-Incubation Accelerator for Space-Tech

Do you want to become a space entrepreneur?

Do you see yourself as hardworking, disciplined and dedicated?

Do you want to utilize space to benefit earth?

Then LAUNCHPAD is for you.

When you apply for LAUNCHPAD 2021, you are part of a selection process, where we will select the best applicants based on your application and individual interviews. More information will be provided later.

Take a look our LAUNCHPAD 2020 Promo-video below


What’s in it for me, you might ask.

LAUNCHPAD 2020 offered:

    • 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

And don’t worry, attending LAUNCHPAD is completely free-of-charge.

Any requirements to participate?

If you intend to register your startup in Denmark you have met all the requirements necessary to apply for LAUNCHPAD.

We do not require you to have a university degree.

Thank you LAUNCHPAD 2020!

2020 Cohort

What happens after LAUNCHPAD?

Successful startups will have the opportunity to apply for the next Open Call for the ESA BIC DK 2-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!