EUROPEAN NEW YORK ACCELERATOR
A Technology Accelerator in NYC for EU startups powered by ERA Global
Next start dates:
Scale - June 22, 2020
Explore - May 11, 2020
IN ASSOCIATION WITH:
European New York Accelerator (EUNYA) by ERA Global offers the Scale and Explore programs – customized programs which will maximize your success in the US. Thanks to these programs you will become part of the impressive ERA network through interactions with mentors, speakers and investors.
The EUNYA programs take place in ERA's offices in New York City. They are no-equity, fee-based programs that leverage ERA's extensive experience and network. ERA is NYC's leading tech accelerator with a portfolio of 200+ alumni that raised $400mln+ and have a market cap of $3bn+. The programs are co-created with and led by Catalina Daniels, a Belgian/Spanish native who is active in NY as angel investor, as advisor to European startups and to international corporates on their digital transformation.
Explore is a 1-week bootcamp to help you understand and explore a US expansion
Max 10 companies per cohort
Scale is an intensive 12-week program to accelerate your market entry and expansion in the US
Max 8 companies per cohort
Through Scale you get support to successfully scale in the US, more specifically:
Adapt your go-to-market strategy to the US market
Fill your commercial pipeline/get your first customers
Adjust your pitch to the US market
Set yourself up for fundraising
Build a strong network of partners, potential customers and mentors
Sort out practicalities (incorporation, visas, import, etc)
Through Explore you get more insights on your US expansion, more specifically:
Is expanding to the US a good idea for you?
What is the right time?
What is upside, likely costs?
What to expect and how do you prepare?
APPLYING WITH EUNYA
We are looking for companies that will be successful in the US. Minimum criteria to apply are: you are running a scalable tech business - B2B or B2C, you have achieved traction and revenues in your home market and you have a balanced, devoted and stable team. And of course, you are interested in or already committed to a US expansion.
Your company has strong traction in your home market (and beyond), and you know you want to expand in the US
Your company has (early) traction in your home market; you are interested in the US but want to know more before scaling