MediaTech Now Program Application
MediaTech Now is the first accelerator for founders of the media and technology industry to be launched in Babelsberg. The accelerator, created jointly by the University of Potsdam, the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF and the Hasso Plattner Institute, is intended to help young startup teams to survive on the market in the long term. The Accelerator is supported by the Brandenburg Ministry of Economics and Energy, the Brandenburg Investment Bank (ILB), Axel Springer and Porsche Accelerator APX, the media network media:net berlinbrandenburg and the MediaTech Hub Potsdam.

The aim of the MediaTech Now Program is to make the startups fit for the pitch in front of VCs, investors and business angels and the start in the market.


We’d like to share with you a few hints and guidelines on what we expect from a pitch deck. That way, you can increase your chances of leaving a lasting impression.

First of all, by the end of your pitch deck, we should have answers to the following questions:

Problem → What problem are you addressing?
Solution → What solution do you offer?
Product → What is your product?
Vision → What’s your vision today, in a year, in five years?
Market size → How big is your (addressable) market?
Competition → Who are your competitors (direct and indirect)?
Business model → How does your business work? How do you plan to make money?
Status and roadmap → Where are you today? What key milestones do you want to achieve in the next 12 months?
Team → Who are you? Why are you the right team to build this?

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at any time:

Contact person *
Contact email *
Contact phone *
Company name *
Company url *
Founding year *
In which city is your company based? *
Have you already incorporated your company? *
Please state your shareholder structure *
Number of founders *
The number of team members (including founders) *
Please provide the founders' responsibilities in the company and their LinkedIn profiles *
Can at least one founder participate in the program full time (100 days in Potsdam)? *
Please explain your idea in one sentence *
How do you plan to make money? *
What is the stage of your product? *
Why do you want to participate in the NOW program? *
What are your goals within the 100 days NOW program? *
When would you like to join the NOW program? *
How did you find us? *
Please share your product demo if you have one
Please Upload your pitch deck (.pdf & in English) *
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