Accelerate your venture with Impact Hub Vienna - anytime!

Accelerate Program

We are providing an individualized entrepreneurial experience with the aim of accelerating your idea / venture to action and impact throughout the program's 4 months of intensive support to move your business to the next level.


Who is it for?

The program is designed for teams and individuals that want to provide a new product / service for the market. Accelerate Program is for you if you have any of the following:

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An early stage idea

OR

A prototype in place

OR

A running business.


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The program costs 220€ / month and can be started anytime you are ready.

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How does it work?

The Accelerate Program gives you the unique experience of learning from and connecting with the most important Austrian social experts and entrepreneurs. Here's the process step by step:


1

Initial Diagnostic

In an expert session we will assess the development stage of your idea together. Based on the findings, we support you to

Stay focused

  • with definition of focus areas,
  • supported milestone planning and
  • monthly progress checks.


2

1st Phase of Accelerate Process

During the program you get access to a variety of offers. They are designed for you to

Get knowledge & develop skills

  • through targeted business workshops run by professionals and practitioners from the field (among the topics covered: business modelling, legal advice, strategy, idea pitching, etc.) and
  • peer group sessions: share experience and learnings with other entrepreneurs/ventures to speed up your development curve.


3

Midterm Review

After 2 months an expert will check the progress of your work. He/she will

Challenge your concept and give feedback.

Together you work on your plan for the 2nd phase.


4

2nd Phase of Accelerate Process

Similar to the 1st phase, you will work on your new milestones. We continue to guide you and

Connect you with:

  • relevant stakeholders,
  • other Impact Hub Vienna members and
  • our pool of experts (marketing, monitoring, financial planning, etc.) if needed.


5

Final Feedback

After a final session with the expert at the end of month 4, you close the experience with a pitch at the "Venture slot". This will get you

Visibility for your business idea

  • feedback from the audience;
  • training of your presentation skills;
  • traction and pitch for further support.

Accelerate Events

  1. [Accelerate Program] Taxy Thursday

    * event only for Impact Hub Vienna members
    ** interested…

  2. [Accelerate Workshop] How to Market Your Idea

    Only for Impact Hub Vienna members
    Interested in becoming a…

  3. Lean Product & Service Development

    The goal of this workshop is to learn how to…

  4. Mapping and Improving your Customer Journey

    In this workshop you will get to know methods to…

Your additional benefits

Besides all the benefits stated above, the Accelerate Program is embedded in the local and global activities of Impact Hub. It gives you access to
  • a network of the most important experts and social entrepreneurs (in Austria),
  • events to connect you with fellow Impact Hub Vienna members,
  • opportunities for business networking and
  • visibility.

Next Accelerate Workshops

[Accelerate Program] Taxy Thursday

* event only for Impact Hub Vienna members ** interested to become a member please check here —– Get assistance to ship around the nasty and very complex legal ocean called Austria. Loads of new restrictions and regulations are being…

[Accelerate Workshop] How to Market Your Idea

Only for Impact Hub Vienna members Interested in becoming a member? Check out here our memberships —- Many startups are struggling with the same problem: They have an outstanding idea, a perfectly functioning prototype and investors who really trust in…

Lean Product & Service Development

The goal of this workshop is to learn how to really apply the principles of “Lean Start-up” (Lean product and service development) to your own business idea. “Lean Start-up” is a movement and a methodology that is transforming how new…

Mapping and Improving your Customer Journey

In this workshop you will get to know methods to visualize and analyze your customer’s experience, i.e. all touch points your customers have when searching for, buying, using or recommending your business or product: The Customer (Experience) Journey Map. Rather…

Are you interested?


We invite you to tell us what you do and share your idea / concept with us by filling out the form and we'll be in touch soon.
Do you need more information?
Get in touch with the Program Manager Ioana Constantin.

Accelerate Workshop

Only interested in the workshops?

Select "Accelerate Workshop (35 euro/month; excl. VAT)" in the Interested in section of the form above to signup.

Benefits

  • Access to workshops run by professionals and practitioners providing relevant business know-how and insights;
  • Access to a pool of 15+ experts at reduced cost (on request);
  • Virtual access to a global & local network through HubNet;
  • Active matchmaking to skills, expertise & partners;
  • Unlimited access to Community Events.