What do we offer
We transfer the impact of your laboratory research into the market and society.
To do this, we connect you with seasoned entrepreneurs, building highly functional teams that combine the strengths of the scientific and business worlds resulting in deep-tech startups.
Who are we looking for?
- Principal investigators and postdoctoral researchers seeking to apply their academic career in the business world and impact society with their research applied into a market reality.
- Demonstrated experience in Artificial Intelligence & Data Platforms, XR/3D, Blockchain, Internet of Things, Hardware & Robotics, Medical Devices, New Materials and/or 5G.
- Projects validated by the leader of the research team or a collaboration agreement between The Collider and the university or research centre.
Foster your pioneering research project into the marketplace together with an experienced entrepreneur.
Support And Market Validation
Top-tier mentors and industry experts will guide your project during the validation of your market opportunity, business plan development and the creation of the scientific spinoff.
Be a Part of MWCapital And The Collider Family
Exclusive access the entrepreneurial community, the investors network and the corporations to launch pilot projects and enjoy the global visibility that Mobile World Capital Barcelona provides.
We provide you with up to €50k of initial funding. Moreover, you will be in contact with our investors network and receive advice on how to obtain public grants.
Pilot Project Development
Access industry-leading corporations to design pilot projects based on your technology in a real-world environment.
Working Space In Pier01
Rollout your knowledge together with other prestigious scientists and entrepreneurs at one of the top European technological hubs.
The Collider Award
We select the 15 best projects solving industry challenges and invite them to take part in the programme.
We focus on the technologies’ maturity stage, meaning that we reward the projects that are developed enough to start piloting and testing. Entering to The Collider helps universities and research institutions apply and test their scientific know-how in real life.
Apart from entering the programme, each scientific project also receives €2000 financial help from the Ministry of Business and Knowledge of Catalan Government to cover transportation, subsistence allowance, accommodation or any other expenses occurred as a result of participating in The Collider.