HighTechXL is searching the globe for the best, brightest and most ambitious entrepreneurs to join the 7th edition of their elite accelerator program. This is where you come in: HighTechXL is looking for mentors to support them during the selection event and program.
Read HighTechXL's call for mentors:
As January is drawing to an end, we would like to share some news for 2018 with you. We are currently open for applications for the HighTechXL's Spring 2018 Accelerator Program. This program on focuses on Robotics & Artificial Intelligence Technologies for Medical Applications. We’re searching the globe for the best, brightest and most ambitious entrepreneurs to join the 7th edition of our elite accelerator program.
We welcome high performance teams in all our focus areas:
Autonomous and near-autonomous vehicles
In addition, we are scouting for startups in technologies/applications in Mechatronics, Big Data, Machine Learning & AI, Robotics and Precision Engineering in health disciplines such as cardiology, oncology, neurology and surgery.
If selected, teams participating in our program will have access to finance, facilities, and tested methodology. We give startups a strong base for growth through our tightly-knit community of international mentors, partners and entrepreneurs, together with the collaboration with Philips, ASML and NTS Group, the giants of high-tech industry.
This is where you come in. We are looking for mentors to support us during the selection event and during the program, which will run from April to July 2018. We count on you as part of our network to join in. By mentoring and fostering entrepreneurs, you can help to enable innovation and make a positive impact on the grand challenges the world is facing today.
Volunteer business mentors help entrepreneurs in different areas. During the program, skills are needed in the areas of General business, Marketing and Sales, Technology, Finance, HR and team dynamics, among others. In addition, during certain phases of the program specific expertise is also appreciated.
Please save the date of the 12 of March for the selection event. We are very excited to invite you to be part of it! Together with you, we will take the next step in selecting the most awesome teams for our program.
Some general information on the event
Date: Monday March 12, 2018, 9:00 to 17:00
Program: Pitches, Roundtables, Networking! The full program will be confirmed closer to the date.
Dress code: business casual.
Requirements: Your feedback is very valuable for both the participating startups and us. Please bring a computer, laptop, or smartphone! This will enable you to fill in our rank & rate tool which helps us assess the startups participating.
Sign up here: to register to participate as a mentor on March 12th, 2018. Join us for the entire day, or for morning or afternoon.
Can’t make it on March 12th but want to confirm your interest in mentoring for the program? Then please update your mentor profile here.
Are you new to mentoring? We have regular orientation sessions at our HighTechXL offices on the High Tech Campus. The next one is this Wednesday - but there are more! You can sign up.