Deep Dive Week in

Deep Dive Week in

For promising European startups looking to scale-up abroad

For promising European startups looking to scale-up abroad

Ready to Scale-up?

What is a Deep Dive Week

A Deep Dive Week is the mini acceleration programme (3-5 days) which focuses on scaling up abroad and supports startups looking to expand to these ecosystems:
Germany, Portugal, Ireland, the Baltics and Finland

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

Our Scaling Managers identify your growth pains and facilitate before, during and after

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

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

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