Newsletter August 6th 2015  
The first 100 candidates applied!

We would like to congratulate the first 100 startup that applied to Big Booster.

Join them and Apply now! Make your startup take off!

In just three weeks, 132 applications were sent to Big Booster. The applications came from China, Egypt, Tunisia, Lebanon, Algeria and throughout Europe (Belgium, France, Italy, The Netherlands, Switzerland, and the UK,).

Is your startup eligible?
Is it part of the following sectors?
  • HEALTH : Life Sciences and Health, Biotech, Medtech, e-health
  • DIGITAL : Digital, Big data, Connected Objects, Smart City, Cloud & Mobile apps, Robotics
  • ENVIRONMENT : Cleantech, General & Social Impact
Does it fit the eligility criterias?
  • Innovative solution with POC or prototype/ demonstration
  • Based in "Europe, Middle East, Africa" area
  • With international ambitions
If so, Apply Now!

Interviewees What they say about Big Booster

Krystel Khalil, Entrepreneurship Partner, Berytech Group,
Prof.Dr. Safaa Nasr, director of El Nasr Lab for Clinical laboratory investigations, 1st Egyptian startup to candidate for Big Booster,
Karine Dognin-Sauze, VP Métropole de Lyon á l'Innovation, la Ville Intelligente et au Développement numérique, Adjointe au Maire de Lyon aux Relations internationales, and
Amir Eldad, Director of Global Partnerships, MassChallenge.

Read the interviews

What is MassChallenge ?
MassChallenge is the largest-ever global startup accelerator and competition, designed to catalyze the launch and success of high-growth, high-impact new businesses around the world. MassChallenge focuses on early stage companies and envisions a creative and inspired society in which everyone recognizes that they can define their future, and everyone is empowered to maximize their impact.
MassChallenge will support the international development startup in the Big Booster program focusing particularly on the Boston/US market access. MassChallenge will therefore play an important role in strengthening the transatlantic links between Lyon and Boston boosting entrepreneurship and economic growth.

Find out more about MassChallenge

Start-ups, join us and apply to Big Booster before september 20th

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