All start-ups are called to present their products to Euroleague Basketball (EB) by applying through the website. Our jury panel will select 10 of them as finalists and they will face the challenge, receive mentorship sessions, interact with EB staff and partners, clubs, and take part in the pitch competition. Some of the finalists will be selected by EB and its clubs to conduct a proposed project in a 10 week incubation program.
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The 10 finalist startups will be asked to adapt their product to Euroleague Basketball’s ecosystem and propose a program to be conducted with the league or one of its clubs. The pitch competition will ask those 10 startups to pitch their product, service or solution and their proposal for how it will integrate within the EB ecosystem.
We are interested in all start-ups of all maturities. As long as you have a minimum viable product, we would welcome your application. Maybe you have a product already, maybe you even have paying customers. If you feel that your start-up would benefit from working with Euroleague Basketball and its continent-wide ecosystem of clubs, media partners, players, stadium operators and sponsors, then we’d love to receive your application!
You will get to develop your project within the Euroleague Basketball ecosystem, learning the specific needs and pains of the top European basketball properties. We will work with the start-ups chosen for the incubation program to leverage their industry-related knowledge, expertise, and product, solution or service to drive innovation in the fan experience around the beautiful game of basketball. Specific opportunities and benefits you can expect are:
Once you’ve completed your application you will get a confirmation email that will inform you that your application has all the necessary information to enter the evaluation phase. Our jury panel will evaluate your proposal individually. Based on their decision, the top 10 startups will be selected and announced as finalists!