Paris accelerator for Amsterdam startups
The month-long business acceleration programme is offered by Paris&Co in collaboration with StartupAmsterdam. It takes place in March 2017 and is designed for fast-growing startups under eight years old, preferably in the following fields:
4 weeks in Paris
Paris Landing Pack_Explore will help foreign entrepreneurs validate their product within the French market and explore business opportunities in Paris. During the four-week programme, you will be provided with workshops, events and connections to the world of Parisian innovation. You will receive a free desk in a co-working space in the heart of Paris and will be surrounded by startups from all over the world. Paris Landing Pack_Explore recruits startups from various cities, allowing you to exchange insights and viewpoints with international entrepreneurs.
The participants will also have the opportunity to attend "Hacking of the City Hall" on 16 March 2017, where they will get the chance to meet startups, investors, experts and corporates. The previous edition gathered three-thousand participants from all over the world.
Apply for the programme here. Applications close on 13 January 2017. The selected startups will be announced around 26 January, and the programme begins in March 2017. Please contact Paris&Co if you have any questions regarding the programme.
StartupAmsterdam and Paris&Co
Paris&Co is the economic development and innovation agency in Paris. It is the biggest incubator in Europe, with more than 200 startups on 10 different sites across Paris.
In March 2016, Amsterdam and Paris announced a collaboration designed to support startup entrepreneurs. Both cities signed a memorandum agreeing to provide workspaces and share networks and advice on conducting business in Amsterdam and Paris. The goal is to help startups to rapidly expand their market and grow their businesses in Europe.