Following the success in past editions, Transfiere 2023 launches the III Open Call for Deep Tech Start-ups coordinated by the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and EBAN. National and international start-ups with deep tech projects will have the opportunity to increase their visibility to national and international investors who are experts in the sector.
Registration for the Call for Startup closed on 9 January 2023. Thank you very much for your interest.
Benefits for the winning startup
More benefits for participating startups
Registered Start-ups: All the registered start-ups will benefit from an exhibition area access pass.
Networking agenda: a tool that allows us to arrange more than 30 meetings B2B with the rest of the visitors, potential partners, and investors within the event’s framework
5-minute pitch in front of deep tech investors & experts (3min pitch + 2min Q&A)
Specialized audience looking for deep tech solutions and investment opportunities
Deadline and important dates
Registration: before 9th January 2023 (inclusive)
Pre-selection and communication to pre-selected startups: from 20th January 2023 onwards
Pre-selection: the 10 pre-selected startups will be announced from 27th January 2023 onwards
Presentation of the shortlisted startups: 16th February 2023
Announcement of the winning startup and award ceremony: 17th February 2023
The evaluation committee will consider the following criteria for the pre-selection of candidates:
Impact on society
Filling of the fields in the form
Suitability of the team
Provable transfer of knowledge or collaboration with research centres or universities
Being on a TRL 5 level or superior
Professionals representing the following entities are the members of the selection committee:
Deep Tech refers to technologies with high entry barriers that require a high level of scientific knowledge to be developed and a high investment to become products or services that can reach the global markets, with a large impact on society. The big challenges facing the Deep Tech start-ups are to cross the bridge between science and innovation and to decrease uncertainty about future returns on investments. The term Deep Tech encompasses both Deep Science and Digital Techs as main subgroups.
Independent organisation, new or of young age, with a high growth potential, aiming to create, improve and expand a scalable, innovative, technology-based product, with a high and fast growth.
Enterprise Europe Network (EEN)
The Enterprise Europe Network is the world’s largest support network for SMEs and start-ups. The Network, supported by the EC, is active in more than 60 countries worldwide and brings together more than 600 member organisations. In Andalucia, the Network is coordinated by the Agency of Innovation and Development of Andalucia IDEA in cooperation with the Andalusian Knowledge Agency, the Confederation of Businesses of Andalucia y the Andalusian Council of Chambers.
EBAN is the pan-European representative for the early-stage investor community gathering over 150 member organizations in more than 50 countries today. Established in 1999 by a group of pioneer angel networks in Europe with the collaboration of the European Commission and EURADA, EBAN represents a sector estimated to invest 11.4 billion Euros a year and playing a vital role in Europe’s future, notably in the funding of SMEs. EBAN fuels Europe’s growth through the creation of wealth and jobs.
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