Join our accelerator program for SUCCESS!
April 4 – May 1, 2020
Regional Accelerator Program for Innovation & Development (RAPID)
Jointly developed by EBU, TGN and Tiger Accelerator
The 2020 SPRING program will start from April 4 at JIM, Utrecht
Zorg & ICT Expo and Get Connected Health conference.
When to sign up:
10 December 2019 Call open to participation RAPID health (1-month program)
31 January 2020 Deadline applicants for the RAPID Health program April 2020.
15 February 2020 Decision by international jury for definitive participation in April.
Week 0: April 4-5
Arrival and explore the city.
Day 1: Arrival.
Day 2: Explore the city and relax.
Week 1: April 6-12
Intensive Bootcamp and coaching.
Day 1: A warm welcome by the vice mayor, group event at JIM about pitching.
Day 4: Meeting Startup Utrecht, UCIB, EBU, and Uzelf. A Dutch culture workshop.
Day 5: 1on1 mentor program. Dutch cooking workshop. Product/service development.
Day 6: Think outside the box challenge. GAP-analysis and business model workshop.
Day 7: Work on Business Proposition. Innovation cycle tour. Looking back/forward.
Week 2: April 13-19
Visits and matchmaking
Day 1: Team building.
Day 2: Picture moment.
Day 3: Meet with ./ and USP. Business proposition. Prep for Zorg en ICT en Get Connectd.
Day 4: Taiwan Business Day 2019 in JIM. Pitching. Picture moments.
Day 5: Startup Fest Health 2019. Taiwan innovation pavillion.
Day 6: Startup fest health 2019. External parties invited for potential matchmaking.
Day 7: Benchmarking a landing in the Netherlands. Networking event with the Taiwan Business Association Community + TRO. Looking back / forward.
Week 3: April 20-26
Day 1: Utrecht museum tours.
Day 2: Day off.
Day 3: Problem-solving. Cost calculation for your service. What would x do?
Day 4: Go to market strategies explained. Work on your business proposition.
Day 5: Communication Workshop. Receiving and understanding responses.
Day 6: Try out other solutions to incorporate in your own product. EBU get connected.
Day 7: Work on business proposition. Looking back / forward, and at successes.
Week 4: April 27-May 1
Day 1: Amsterdam NEMO.
Day 2: Day off.
Day 3: Competitive and partner analysis. Investor decisionmaking. DGG approach.
Day 4: How to go global? EU business proposition development.
Day 5: THINC health technology assessment. Visit UMCU. Culture event.
Day 6: How to successfully scale to the Dutch market? Business proposition.
Day 7: Prepare your pitch and make a deal. Evaluation moment. Dinner with the people that made this possible and the other RAPID Health attendees. Closing event with happy hour.