Our flagship 12-week program is an individually tailored journey for early-stage startups who wish to leap forward with their technology and product. The program is targeted towards a POC or beta-site process and builds a practical network of business ties with the help of businesses and executives of your target markets. The program is equity free.
Cognitive Computing & AI
Cloud, Big-Data & Algorithms
OT Cyber Security
Factory AR & VR
Alternative & Renewable
Public & Commercial EV
Big Data Distribution
Optimized Routing & Trucking
Smart Fleet Management
Smart Supply Chain
Driver Safety and well-being
Reduced Fuel Consumption
Automatic Vehicle Inspection
Safety & Insurance
Connected Vehicle (V2X)
Smart Public Transportation
Driver Centric Solutions
Air Treatment and Quality
Indoor Air Quality
Virus and Bacteria Disinfection
Filtration and Purification
At Quantum SPARK, you will have significant exposure and hands-on experience with your target industry. Like other programs, SPARK also includes meetups, mentorship processes, and workshops, but our unique value lies in our ability to connect you with your target industry. From a designated champion who holds a senior position in one of the corporate companies to field tours and even a unique experience of working for two weeks with a hosting company - this program strives towards your product’s industry fit and success.
Our Innovation Champions are a group of exceptional executives from various industries and companies. At the beginning of the program, you will be matched with a champion who will guide you through the introduction requirements and development of the POC process. Additional experts will join throughout the program to assist you with technology architecture, go-to-market strategy, product development, storytelling and more.
An innovation hub that brings together over 200 industry companies
A close interaction & exploration with a company from your target industry
POC Opportunity & Budget
We will guide your way towards a joint POC with a target client and support you every step of the way
Individually Tailored Program
Each startup will have a unique roadmap tailored to fit your needs and situation
Your Designated Support Squad
A designated industry champion and a personal mentor from the industry will support your progress, backed by a team of senior domain experts
A mutual event of the industry and startups, showcasing needs and solutions
April 4- June 30
Feb 1- March 10
Dec 13- Jan 15
Is the program for equity?
No, we have right to invest in your next round of funding at a 20% discount to the terms set by your lead investor.
How many startups are participating in the program?
We will accept 7-8 startups for the 2021 cohort. We are expecting a minimum of 100 applications.
What is the difference between Champion, mentor and Expert?
Each startup will get a support squad to help them navigate the journey towards POC.
The champions are leading C level from the hosting companies that you would be the matched with, and accompany them throughout the program.
The Mentors are executives and entrepreneurs from the ecosystem that are experienced in the same industry as your startup.
The experts will assist you with hands-on workshops, technology architecture, go-to-market strategy, product development, storytelling and more.
What are the selection criterias?
We are looking for innovating and promising companies in our industries.
Early stage startups with a working product- at least in MVP or beta stage, dedicated team that is working full time in the company. Companies in different funding stages are welcome to apply, but the program aligns best with post-seed startups.
What is the commitment required from a startup?
In order to maximize the success of the program, accepted startups need to commit their best efforts to work with the program's team and partners and to participate in all relevant sessions as will be determined in the beginning of the program with each and every startup.
Quantum SPARK's first cohort completed with great success. These are our 5 graduating startups
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