This program is designed to revitalize and strengthen the innovation ecosystems in the Visegrad region and beyond. It arises from the pressing need for innovation to address the uncertainty caused by the ongoing geopolitical events. Our goal is to transform these challenges into opportunities for growth and innovation.

Who can apply?

  • Regions: Ukrainian and V4-based

  • Technology: DeepTech, Robotics, and Automation across sustainability, life sciences, and defence industries

  • Stage: Pre-seed and seed

How to apply?

  • Prepare

    Get your materials and pitch polished and prepare a 2 minute long video

  • Materials

    Upload it to Google Drive or Dropbox and

    put the link in the application form when you fill it out.

  • Feedback

    If your material is presentable and your startup has what it takes, you’ll hear from us soon.

  • Votes

    Rack up those votes for your video. Remember, every single vote propels you closer to victory!

  • Mentoring

    The startups with the most votes (the ultimate top 3 and the 2 highest from the V4 countries and Ukraine) enter an elite group receiving top-notch mentoring and pitch practice.

  • Finale

    The grand finale of your journey is the live pitch at the CEEcosystem Summit. This is where the magic happens: you present your idea on stage, captivating a crowd of potential investors.