Deep Dive Week in

Deep Dive Week in

Calling promising startups in Europe looking to scale-up abroad

Calling promising startups in Europe looking to scale-up abroad

Ready to Scale-up?

What is a Deep Dive Week

A Deep Dive Week is a mini acceleration programme (3-5 days) focusing on scaling up abroad for startups looking to expand to these ecosystems:
Germany, Portugal, Ireland & the Baltics

What is a Deep Dive Week

Enter new markets fast with hands-on support from local ecosystem gurus.

Vertical Specific

Matchmaking with corporates & procurers looking to co-develop solutions in your field


Packed agenda ensures you become familiar with all key players in the ecosystem.

Tailored Support

Scaling Manageers identify yout growth pains and facilitade before, during and after

Participation is free of charge and travel expenses are reimbursable thanks to Startup Europe.

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The best startups receive acceleration services, including invite-only pitching opportunities, tickets to major EU events, and participation in missions beyond the EU: Silicon Valley, New York & Israel.

Latest News

Calling Analytics startups to join our Deep Dive Week in Lisbon

By Sarah Stäge The development of startups, the promotion of international start-up ecosystems and the coordination and management of EU start-up programmes – all these are key topics of the etventure Startup Hub. One example is the EU programme Startup Lighthouse, which aims to link European markets and facilitate start-ups’ leap towards internationalisation.

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Beyond the Deep Dive Weeks

Startup Lighthouse does not end with the Deep Dive Weeks. The community of selected startups gains access to a network in Lisbon, Berlin, Dublin and the Baltics as well as access to top European startup events, Scouting Missions beyond the EU and a chance to participate in the Lighthouse Awards. Let’s use this post to explain this a little bit better…

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Two-way pitching: what is it? [DDW Berlin]

At Deep Dive Week Berlin, we’ll be doing two-way pitching: not only startups will present themselves in the typical pitching format, but corporates will be themselves pitching about their open innovation initiatives, how they want to work with startups and what technologies and solutions they’re looking for.

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Jobs from our Startups

We have a regularly updated list with several jobs available on our startups. Find out which startups are looking for you. We’ll match you to businesses looking for your skills.

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Twitter Feed

Deep Dive Weeks generate over 100 new leads for our participating startups - whether those are potential #investors, #clients or partners.

Applications are still open for the last DDW of 2018: DDW Lisbon for #data and #analytics #startups!

@softlanding_eu @StartDivisionEU @GTECcenter @LenaBoedeker @RenaValatka @smonicats @eu_lighthouse The rewards of being involved keep coming.

4 days left to apply to the @eu_lighthouse #DDWLisbon 16-18 October!⚠️

Check this article by Sarah @etv_startuphub and get ready to #scaleup with @FastTrackVC ⚡️⚡️