BLOCKCHAIN & FINTECH ACCELERATOR @ ALICANTE, SPAIN

EFFECTIVE COLLABORATION BETWEEN TOP FINTECH STARTUPS AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

BEYOND COFFEE AND PITCHES

The I Bootcamp Blockchain Fintech Accelerator @ Alicante has been temporarily postponed, due to the limitation of the activity of the participating companies and entities and the geographical mobility restrictions related to Covid-19 virus. New dates for the celebration of the bootcamp will be announced soon.

The Blockchain and Fintech Accelerator is a global program specially tailored for startups that want to work with financial institutions.

The first bootcamp is taking place in Alicante, Spain and is powered by Comunitat Valenciana Digital District and managed by Nestholma.

After that, the journey continues around the world – join us in UK, Finland, Dubai, Singapore and more!

Why join?

Global

TOP FINTECH OPPORTUNITIES WORLDWIDE

We select the top startups from +50 countries, make them the best at collaborating with financial institutions and help both sides turn business opportunities into reality.

Effective

COLLABORATION BASED ON PROVEN MODEL OF 28 PROGRAMS

Our core expertise is to help the financial institutions do deals with more startups with better business cases and in less time.

Focused

WE BRING STARTUPS BASED ON PARTNERS’ NEEDS

Everything starts with defining the banks’ and insurance companies’ exact needs. That way we are able to focus into the right solutions and bring in the top innovations of those areas.

Active

LEARN FROM EACH OTHER

Our programs bring valuable learnings for corporations from startups and vice versa. And that’s one of the keys for the successful collaboration.

Timeline

January-February 2020
Corporate workshops

Online/ face-2-face

January-February 2020
February 2020
Startup selection

Online

February 2020
To be announced soon
1st Bootcamp

In Distrito Digital, Alicante, Spain

To be announced soon
After the Bootcamp
Meet-ups

We recommend you to reserve 1 extra day for meetings and discussions after the bootcamp

After the Bootcamp

Alicante Bootcamp Program

Day 1

Opening

Open event to connect different ecosystem players, and for participants to get to know each other.

Business model day

Understanding the startups’ collaboration and business models and making them better.

Day 2

Focus day

Interactive workshops to define the collaborations, joint value propositions, pilots.

Focus on collaboration modelling, partnership negotiation, relationship building, alternative funding (preparing for STOs), effective piloting and analytics and innovation project management.

Day 3

Deal day

Partnership building.

Closing

Networking and connections in an open event in which you get to engage with the rest of the ecosystem of Alicante.

Startups – apply now!

What we’re looking for

What you get

Apply now!

Applications to Alicante Bootcamp will be evaluated during February 2020 – so act fast!

Financial Institutions –

What you get free of charge

Want to have a stronger role in the program?

Ask us about the most suitable collaboration package!

SILVER

Basic participation, plus

  • Visibility to subset of startups (10-20)
  • Selecting 2 startups (for the bootcamp)
  • Follow up support with the startups (4 sessions in 2 months)

GOLD

Everything on silver plus

  • Interviews to gather needs
  • Visibility to all the startups (hundreds)
  • Selection of 5 startups
  • Marketing activities
  • Spot on stage

DIAMOND

We can support you in other ways as well!

  • Full support in the integration
  • Own bootcamp
  • Problem-solving clinic (to be co-created)
  • Exclusivity to be negotiated

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Where?

Distrito Digital, Edificio 1, Avinguda de Jean Claude Combaldieu, s/n, 03008 Alicante, Spain

Meet with the whole fintech ecosystem – join us now!

Contact us for more information at:

[email protected]

+34 623 109 022 (Daniel)

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FAQ

How many startups are going to be selected?

We will be carefully selecting the best and most suitable 20-30 startups.

What is expected from financial institutions
  • 1-2h during January 2020 to participate into the workshop with Nestholma online or face-2-face. The goal of this workshop is to understand and define your needs and expectations related to new technologies and startups.
  • Presence in the Bootcamp during 3-day Bootcamp that takes place in Alicante, Spain.
Why Alicante?

The regional government of Generalitat Valenciana is invested in attracting the best talent and supporting the development of technology businesses. Distrito Digital is the program at the heart of this transformation, attracting international startups, big corporations and academia alike.

At the moment Distrito Digital is the largest innovation ecosystem of the Mediterranean, with already many startups and international businesses running businesses active in it.