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PROTOTYPE TO PRODUCTION-READY IN 6 MONTHS >

IQS Next Tech is the First equity-free Acceleration Program
with an Industrial focus.

The program is powered by IQS Tech Factory

 

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PROGRAM

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CRITERIA

Are you a startup with a functional prototype
looking to Industrialize?

This is YOUR program!

Check the requirements:

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SCIENCE-BASED

We look for ventures that have a scientific and/or technical basis

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FUNCTIONAL PROTOTYPE

Value proposition is validated though a functional prototype (tangible products only) 

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IP

The venture is based on a proprietary technology that has the potential to be protected

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TEAM

There are at least 2 full-time people committed to the venture

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SECTORS

IQS Next Tech application is open for startups from these Sectors: 

 
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SESSIONS

There will be individual sessions with experts from the Industry covering the main process involved in conceptualizing and developing a product. You can expect to go through the entire value chain of product development - defining individual requirement to design, implementation, and manufacturing, with an aim to achieve the most optimal market fit product.

PS. Startups need to be physically present only on the days of the sessions.

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TIMELINE

 
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MENTORS

 
 Cristóbal Aguilera  IRTA

Cristóbal Aguilera IRTA

 Enoc Armengol  Dynamic Growth

Enoc Armengol
Dynamic Growth

 Enrique Shadah  MIT

Enrique Shadah
MIT

 Francisco Vera  Tandem Company

Francisco Vera
Tandem Company

 Horacio Moreno  AVX Pharma

Horacio Moreno
AVX Pharma

 Jesús Santamaria  Lubrizol

Jesús Santamaria
Lubrizol

 Ignasi Tribó  MyPoppins  &  LVP

Ignasi Tribó
MyPoppins & LVP

 Isabel Amat  Reig Jofre

Isabel Amat
Reig Jofre

 Marc Amorós Aguilar  iVascular

Marc Amorós Aguilar
iVascular

 Marta Princep  Bellavista Legal

Marta Princep
Bellavista Legal

 Oriol Estrada Cuxart  Institut Català de la Salut

Oriol Estrada Cuxart
Institut Català de la Salut

 Ramon Lopez Roldan  Suez

Ramon Lopez Roldan
Suez

 Roberto Camarero  Zobele

Roberto Camarero
Zobele

 Sam Friend  Roc23 Labs

Sam Friend
Roc23 Labs

 Silvia Moriana  MSF

Silvia Moriana
MSF

 
 Xavier Farrés  Uriach       

Xavier Farrés
Uriach

 

 

 Yolanda Tarango  Johan Cruyff Institute

Yolanda Tarango
Johan Cruyff Institute

 
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ABOUT IQS TECH FACTORY

 

IQS Tech Factory, the center for entrepreneurship of IQS, opened its doors in 2015 as the first industrial incubator in Spain. Since its launch, IQS Tech Factory aims to contribute to industrial development by turning disruptive technologies into business opportunities.

We promote and offer support to promising tech ventures through an incubation as well as an annual acceleration program, focussed on assessing different stages of a startup’s development and beyond. 

Currently, we provide support to 40 startups both from within the university and from outside. The ventures belong to the following sectors: advanced industrial techniques; automatization; energy and environment, food, sports, robotics, new materials, life sciences and chemistry. These 40 startups have created over 156 jobs and already mobilized over 16 million euros in investment.

If you’re a science-based Industrial startup and you’re looking for support, don’t hesitate to contact us; we are looking to turn your project into reality!

 

NEWS 

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