Accelerator UKIM is a business-technology accelerator in Macedonia that promotes development of early stage technology entrepreneurs, startups, and scale-ups, through pre-acceleration and acceleration programs and smart, early stage investments. Total fund available for ceed investment (up-to 25,000 euros) and follow up investment (up-to 75,000 euros) is 530,000 euros.
The Acceleration Program is an intensive three-month training and mentorship program that will lead the technology startups to become investment and market ready. The Acceleration Program will target pre and early stage revenue startups. The startups will be guided in all phases of business development, including development of product/service, team composition, value proposition, market strategy, customer traction, business model, funding strategy, etc. The most advanced 10+ entrepreneurs/startups will take part in each program. The acceleration programs will include the following activities: -Bootcamp: the acceleration program will begin with one week Startup Bootcamp. -Business Model Workshop: two-week workshop/training on business modelling. -Individual Sessions: based on the development needs of each startup, specific support and mentorship will be offered to each participating team. -Demo Day: a finale to the acceleration program. The selected startups will pitch in front of the Investment Committee of Accelerator UKIM.