• Location: Europe, Russia, Moscow
  • Timing of Applications: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter
  • Focus: Agnostic
  • Vertical: Agnostic

GenerationS is the largest corporate accelerator in Russia and Eastern Europe that bridges startups seeking customers for their products with corporations ready to follow the “open innovations” model.

During the acceleration program, teams have an opportunity to elaborate their product, test a business model and prepare themselves for global markets entry in a short space of time.

Intensive corporate accelerator programs consist of industrial and business units, during which Russian and foreign experts carry out their lectures, training, and master classes. In addition, visits to industrial partners’ production facilities, international probations, special training on key issues of technological business development are held during accelerators.

Mentors and experts are specialists and top managers of corporate partners and development institutes.

At the end of each accelerator, a Demo Day is held where start-ups demonstrate their work results to experts. Decision on format of further work with the project is made after presentation with final results of piloting the product with the corporation.

Accelerator VTB&GenerationS:

Deadline for applications – 31.08.2018. An opportunity for fintech startups to use expert assistance to finalize their projects, launch pilots and commercial deals with VTB group, the largest one in Russia, and gain visibility among potential investors Focus: fintech, insurtech.

Accelerator Unilever&GenerationS:

Deadline for applications – 31.10.2018. Take a chance to trial your product in real corporate business environment. Scale up your business globally with Unilever! Focus: fmcg, food-startups